Posts Tagged ‘Eagles’

A bald eagle is perched on a branch over the East Branch of the Penobscot River in this 2013 file photo.

After 30 years as a guide, the eagle’s comeback is one of the most remarkable I’ve seen

By Don Kleiner on May 14, 2015, at 1:29 p.m.
I’m a working guide who spends more than 100 days a year in the Maine outdoors, and much of my life is spent telling stories about things I’ve seen. I get to pass my days with clients from around the world in places like the remote country north of Baxter …

Husson women’s soccer team seeking fifth straight league title

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 03, 2010, at 5:10 p.m.
Husson University’s women’s soccer team has traditionally been an attack-oriented high-scoring outfit. The 14-5-1 Eagles aren’t scoring as much as they have in the past, averaging 2.15 goals per game entering Saturday’s North Atlantic Conference championship game at Castleton State (Vt.) against the 15-2-1 Spartans. But they have evolved into …

Manning sparks Husson women’s soccer victory

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 27, 2010, at 8:03 p.m.
BANGOR — Husson University’s women’s soccer team could be peaking at the right time. Senior striker Michelle Manning collected her first collegiate hat trick and junior striker Alex Laniewski scored an important goal with 1:20 remaining in the first half as Husson blanked Thomas College of Waterville 5-0 in a …

Husson swimmers open season Saturday

By Robby MacDonald on Oct. 21, 2010, at 6:03 p.m.
Husson University swimming opens the 2010-11 season Saturday at the Blue Jay Pentathlon hosted by St. Joseph’s (Conn.) College. The Eagles will race under interim head coach Bruce Babin, appointed recently following the resignation of Jeff Wren, who had coached the team for two years. “Overall, the makeup of the …

Husson battling to overcome poor start

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 29, 2010, at 4:33 p.m.
BANGOR — Second-year Husson University football coach Niles Nelson knew this season was going to be challenging. His team was going to be inexperienced in both lines and there wasn’t much depth. In addition, Husson’s first three games were against top-notch Division III opponents Otterbein (Ohio), Springfield College (Mass.) and …

Vick making big plays with his arm

The Associated Press on Sept. 27, 2010, at 8:10 p.m.
PHILADELPHIA — The new Michael Vick makes big plays with his arm instead of his legs. Vick’s evolution as quarterback is summed up perfectly by the way he operated a hurry-up offense in Philadelphia’s 28-3 win at Jacksonville on Sunday. He’s no longer a run-first guy who quickly takes off …
Ellsworth goalkeeper Jordan Carter punches the ball away from Presque Isle’s Caleb Mathers and Jonah Stephenson. Ellsworth defender is Jake Hale. Ellswoth won 4-2 at the Johnson Athletic complex in Presque Isle Saturday. PHOTO BY DAVE ALLEN

Ellsworth, Presque Isle split soccer doubleheader

BDN staff reports on Sept. 26, 2010, at 5:37 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE — With the season at the halfway point for the Presque Isle girls soccer team, now is the time for the Wildcats to make their move. Saturday’s 3-1 Class B victory over a tough Ellsworth squad may be a start for coach Ralph Michaud’s club, as Chandler Guerrette …

Maine small colleges all suffer losses in football

BDN staff reports on Sept. 25, 2010, at 10:17 p.m.
Saturday was a tough one for Maine Division III college football teams as Colby, Bowdoin, Bates, Husson University and Maine Maritime Academy were all beaten. Trinity defeated Colby of Waterville 33-6, Williams beat Bowdoin of Brunswick 33-15, Amherst stopped Bates of Lewiston 44-0, Maritime (N.Y.) rallied by Husson of Bangor …

Bangor pulls away from Eagles in 2nd half

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 24, 2010, at 11:27 p.m.
BANGOR – If you look at the score, 34-6, you would assume that the Bangor High School Rams cruised past Messalonskee High School of Oakland Friday night. But scores can be misleading. The game was actually scoreless until there was just eight-tenths of the second left in the first half …

Holt, Haslam help Ellsworth survive MDI rally

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 15, 2010, at 11:16 p.m.
ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth boys soccer team used 65 minutes of dominant play to build a three-goal lead against Mount Desert Island of Bar Harbor on Wednesday evening. The Eagles then hung on for the final 15 minutes of play, withstanding a two-goal comeback by the Trojans to salvage a …
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