STANDISH — Courtney Allen notched the winning goal at the 57:18 mark to lift second-seeded Husson University past top-seeded Saint Joseph’s College 2-1 in the North Atlantic Conference field hockey championship Saturday. The 10-5 Eagles netted the game-winner when Allen knocked in a pass from Jillian… Read More
    Today’s games College Volleyball NAC Semifinals at Castine No. 4 Castleton vs. No. 1 Maine Maritime, 6 p.m. No. 3 UM-Farmington vs. No. 2 Husson, 8 p.m. NESCAC Quarterfinals, At Amherst, Mass. No. 8… Read More
    On Oct. 1, the University of New Hampshire field hockey team erased a 2-0 deficit to beat Maine 3-2 in Orono with three second-half goals, including two by Whitney Frates in the final 3:55. The game-winner was scored with five seconds left. UNH wound up  5-0… Read More
    Monica Miles' successful overtime penalty stroke that gave Foxcroft Academy its 1-0 win over Dexter in their Eastern Maine Class C championship game Tuesday shouldn't have been awarded, according to Dexter High School Principal Steve Bell, who filed an official protest with the Maine Principals'… Read More
    HAMPDEN — Foxcroft Academy field hockey coach Gene Philpot has seen a little bit of everything during her 33 years coaching the Ponies. But even she was stunned after her second-seeded Ponies upset top seed and defending state Class C champion Dexter 1-0 in overtime in… Read More
    BANGOR — Even though quality skills on the field are an essential factor to winning championships, the Dexter field hockey team possesses three important internal qualities that have been the key to the Tigers’ recent success. Heart, desire and passion. “(Those are) all things… Read More
    FIELD HOCKEY Maine (12-4) 3, Vermont (5-11) 2 At Burlington, Vt., Saturday Maine goals: Stephanie Gardiner 2, Kelly Newton; assists: Michelle Niedziejko; goalie saves/shots: Brittany Fleck 1-5 Vermont goals: Brittanie Booker 2; goalie saves/shots: Brooke Crane 15-18… Read More
    ORONO — Nokomis High School senior forward Jordin McGinnis sought atonement. A brilliant play by John Bapst High School junior goaltender Aubrey Stanislawski had robbed her of a game-winning goal in the first overtime. But McGinnis converted a breakaway off a great pass from… Read More
    FARMINGTON — Sabrina Vaillancourt scored 1:01 into overtime off a Jillian Morin assist to power Husson University of Bangor past the University of Maine at Farmington 1-0 in college field hockey action Friday. Kirsten Capen stopped 13 of 18 shots for 8-5 Husson while Sarah Brown… Read More
    The University of Maine men’s hockey program has certainly had its share of outstanding forwards, including Hobey Baker Award winners Paul Kariya and Scott Pellerin along with career points leader Jim Montgomery (301 points), Gary Conn (221), Dave Capuano (211) and Jean-Yves Roy (203). Kariya finished… Read More
    FARMINGTON — Emma Deans scored an unassisted goal in overtime Wednesday afternoon to power the University of Maine-Farmington to a 3-2 field hockey victory over Thomas College of Waterville. Hattie Laliberte scored in the first half and assisted Elise Theirault’s second-half goal. Samantha Webster had the… Read More
    DEXTER — With a tradition of postseason success, late October and early November is usually when the Dexter field hockey team is roaring. The defending Class C state champions took the first step in defending that title Wednesday, getting two goals from Shelbee Lancaster as coach… Read More
    ORONO — John Bapst of Bangor sophomore midfielder Elise Tilton is a game-changer. Tilton put on a dazzling exhibition in an Eastern Maine Class B field hockey quarterfinal against Camden Hills on Tuesday afternoon. She scored a goal, set up another one and made several key… Read More
    MEN’S SOCCER UMaine-Fort Kent (12-0) 5, College of St. Joseph (3-6) (Vt.) 0 At Fort Kent, Saturday UMFK goals: Walford Stewart 2, Jermaine West, Walford Stewart, Kevin Dion; assists: Oniqueky Samuels, Luka Odak, Pierre-Luc Couturier; goalie saves/shots:… Read More
    University of Maine senior center and captain Tanner House and senior defenseman and assistant captain Jeff Dimmen are two of 20 men’s hockey finalists for the prestigious Lowe’s Senior CLASS (Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School) Award. To be eligible for the award, student-athletes… Read More