HAMPDEN — Emily Lane was sent in alone by teammate Kara Singleton and scored with 9:58 remaining in overtime, lifting Sacopee Valley of South Hiram to a 2-1 victory over Fort Kent in Saturday’s Class C girls state championship soccer game. Lane also set up a second-half… Read More
    BANGOR — Bangor-Hampden girls soccer games are always physical and well-played, and Tuesday’s night clash in the Queen City was no exception. Even though the Rams came out a bit slowly on Senior Night, they cranked up their attack just before halftime. Grace Maclean scored a… Read More
    AUGUSTA — For the second year in the row, the Hampden Academy Broncos won the first leg of high school cross country’s triple crown in capturing the Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class B championship on Saturday. Even better for coach Dick Balentine, his teams swept the… Read More
    WATERVILLE — The Hampden Academy Broncos were pushed to the limit by a determined Waterville High School team as the Broncos sought their sixth straight win. The Broncos used big plays, two clutch defensive plays in the second half and some good fortune to survive for… Read More
    Week 7 of the high school football season is headlined by the “Game of the Year” of the Eastern Maine regular-season variety — Bangor at Lawrence of Fairfield — and not even forecasts for a rain-soaked weekend can dampen the enthusiasm for this showdown. The projected… Read More
    HAMPDEN — The Hampden Academy boys soccer team has been dogged by inconsistency in recent weeks, going just 1-3-1 since a 5-4 victory at Brewer on Sept. 21. But the Broncos were able to boost their playoff chances at those same Witches’ expense Tuesday everning, using… Read More
    BOYS Big School (Classes A-B) PHIL FROST A senior striker for the Bangor boys soccer team, Frost scored two goals as the Rams defeated Hampden Academy 3-1 to stretch their regular-season winning streak to 60 matches. Small School (Classes C-D)… Read More
        Jumping from an airplane from 13,500 feet up in the air? That's no problem for Travis Feinhage.     Finding an affordable life insurance policy for his girlfriend – a fellow competitive skydiver – and him as they buy a house together? Now that's a problem. Read More
    HAMPDEN — When Waterville and Hampden last met as schoolboy soccer opponents, Hampden built a 3-0 lead before Waterville knew what hit it. But the Purple Panthers rallied to forge a 3-3 tie in that Sept. 7 encounter, and used that comeback confidence to… Read More
    HAMPDEN — Even though the Hampden Academy girls soccer team entered Friday night’s rivalry game with Bangor boasting a solid 5-1 record, the Broncos were considered underdogs by some. But coach Jeff Ingalls’ club proved once again that games aren’t played on paper, as goalkeeper Julia… Read More
    BREWER — Graham Safford staked the Hampden Academy boys soccer team to a 3-0 lead over Brewer on Tuesday evening, scoring three goals in the first 26 minutes of play — and the Broncos needed all of that early edge to gain a 5-4 victory at Doyle Field. Read More
    HAMPDEN — Logan Steward spent much of Friday evening watching backfield mate Nick Stevens tear through the Winslow High School defense for 227 rushing yards and four touchdowns. But when the Hampden Academy sophomore finally got one last chance to carry the football, his 4-yard gain… Read More
    HAMPDEN – Hampden Academy senior Evan Piccirillo is one of the state’s top cross-country runners, but like a lot of his running brethren, he trades his running shoes for skis during the winter, along with classmate Ethan Burke, which provides a similar style of training that can be… Read More
    Week 3 of the high school football season matches two of the top quarterbacks in Eastern Maine when Bangor hosts Cony of Augusta in a battle of the Rams. Bangor Rams (2-0) vs. Cony Rams (1-1), 7 p.m., Friday at Augusta: Bangor features senior quarterback-safety Joe Seccareccia,… Read More
    HAMPDEN — The Hampden Academy girls soccer team made a statement Tuesday night. Senior midfielder Michaela Stephenson scored two impressive goals as the Broncos posted a comfortable 4-1 victory over a previously unbeaten Mt. Blue of Farmington. Jordan Maxwell and Chelsea Kuzio had the other… Read More