Posts Tagged ‘Field hockey’

 

Old Town’s Wilcox a national champion

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 08, 2010, at 8:41 p.m.
Sarah Wilcox never got the opportunity to play for a championship at Old Town High School. But now she is a national champion and she played an integral role in the accomplishment. Sophomore Wilcox was the right back for the University of Massachusetts Lowell’s field hockey team that beat Shippensburg …

Husson field hockey plays Babson today in NCAA tourney

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 09, 2010, at 7:50 p.m.
The Husson University field hockey team’s defenders will have their hands full today when they travel to Wellesley, Mass., to take on high-powered Babson College in an NCAA Division III tournament game. Game time is 4 p.m. The Eagles are 10-5 and won their second straight North Atlantic Conference championship …

Husson wins NAC title

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 07, 2010, at 8:54 p.m.
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 Morin shortly after a …

Nov. 4, 2010, Local Sports Results

on Nov. 05, 2010, at 12:41 a.m.
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 Wesleyan at No. 1 Amherst, 5 p.m. No. 7 Trinity vs. No. 2 Middlebury, 5 p.m. …

Bears, UNH to battle in AE field hockey semifinals

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 04, 2010, at 8:49 p.m.
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 in conference play to …

Dexter loses protest over EM final finish

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 28, 2010, at 9:42 p.m.
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' Association. Based on the rule …
Foxcroft's Rachel Keane, left, and Dexter's Crystal Cunningham, right,  battle for control of the ball during first-half action on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at Hampden. Foxcroft won 1-0 in overtime to win the Eastern Maine Class C title. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Ponies shock top-seeded Tigers, take ‘C’ crown

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 26, 2010, at 9:14 p.m.
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 their Eastern Maine championship …

Shaw’s first-half tally lifts Warriors to ‘B’ title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 26, 2010, at 6:31 p.m.
HAMPDEN — In the mind of Nokomis senior Jordin McGinnis, the clock at the Weatherbee Complex was ticking down but ever so slowly. With her Warriors nursing a 1-0 lead in the waning seconds of their Eastern Maine Class B field hockey final with Mount View, the Mustangs were awarded …

Tigers hunting for third straight EM title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 25, 2010, at 7:12 p.m.
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 that we have,” senior back Shelbee …

College Roundup, Oct. 23-24

on Oct. 25, 2010, at 8:32 a.m.
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 Maine (13-4) 7, Hofstra (6-10) 1 At Orono, Sunday Maine goals: Stephanie Gardiner …
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Nokomis’ McGinnis capitalized on second chance

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 23, 2010, at 6:31 p.m.
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 Leah Edmondson 2:02 into the second …

Husson shuts out UMF

BDN staff and wire reports on Oct. 22, 2010, at 11:59 p.m.
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 turned away 12 of …

Abbott set record vs. Michigan State

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 22, 2010, at 9:09 p.m.
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 with 124 points in …

Deans goal in OT lifts UMF past Thomas

on Oct. 20, 2010, at 9:40 p.m.
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 assist on Laliberte’s goal …

Lancaster, Tigers roar into semifinals

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 20, 2010, at 8:39 p.m.
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 Margaret Veazie’s club breezed …
Camden Hills' Shawna Kelly (left) and John Bapst's Elise Tilton battle for control of the ball at the University of Maine in Orono on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010 during Eastern Maine Class B quarterfinal field hockey action. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

John Bapst edges Camden Hills in EM quarterfinal

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 19, 2010, at 8:10 p.m.
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 interceptions and field-length dashes …

College roundup, Oct. 16-17

BDN staff reports on Oct. 18, 2010, at 12:02 a.m.
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: David Girouard 1-1 St. Joseph goalie saves/shots: Devin Bailey 19-24, Donald Purcell 0-0 …

House, Dimmen CLASS Award finalists

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 15, 2010, at 8:18 p.m.
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 must be Division I …

Oct. 13, 2010, Local Sports Results

BDN staff reports on Oct. 13, 2010, at 10:27 p.m.
THURSDAY’S GAMES HIGH SCHOOL Volleyball Bucksport at Ellsworth, 5 p.m. COLLEGE Men’s Soccer UM-Machias at Vermont Tech., 11 a.m. Women’s Soccer Husson at St. Joseph’s, 4 p.m. Albany at Maine, 3 p.m. UM-Machias at Vermont Tech., 1 p.m. Volleyball UM-Farmington at Southern Maine, 7 p.m. ****** WEDNESDAY’S RESULTS PREP BOYS …

Brogden lifts Mariners past Owls in OT

BDN staff reports on Oct. 13, 2010, at 10 p.m.
CASTINE — Junior Emily Brogden scored three minutes into overtime to lead Maine Maritime Academy to a 1-0 women’s college soccer win over the University of Maine at Presque Isle Wednesday.Lacey Jackson earned the shutout for the 4-7-1 Mariners while Taylor Ussery took the loss in goal for 8-3 UM-Presque …
 
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