HARTFORD, Conn. – The University of Hartford rattled off a 16-7 spurt to open the second half to transform a six-point halftime lead into a comfortable 41-26 lead and the Hawks pulled away for a 73-43 America East victory over the cold-shooting University of Maine Wednesday night. Read More
    For the Husson University women’s basketball team, it is the Year 1 AS (After Shelby). Even in the wake of the departure of Shelby (Pickering) Bradford, one of the Eagles’ all-time greats, 19th-year coach Kissy Walker’s team has significant experience returning as it tries to defend… Read More
    Husson University of Bangor lost a huge chunk of its offensive production and leadership with the graduation of four key seniors of its men’s basketball team. That means 17th-year coach Warren Caruso’s squad must build around a couple of key seniors and several up-and-coming players as… Read More
    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… Read More
    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
    Playing a grueling Colonial Athletic Association schedule has taken a physical toll on the University of Maine football team. This week, after trying to get rested and healed during the past two weeks, coach Jack Cosgrove’s Black Bears return to action with a CAA contest at… Read More
    BANGOR — Caroline Bochtler had a hat trick in leading No. 2 Husson University past No. 3 University of Maine at Farmington 5-0 in the North Atlantic Conference field hockey semifinals Wednesday. Husson advanced to the NAC title game against Saint Joseph’s College Saturday at 1… Read More
    Maine Maritime Academy of Castine will try to shake off the effects of an emotional week as it continues its quest for the New England Football Conference Bogan Division title. The Mariners, who lost assistant coach Richard Dykas II to a tragic automobile accident early Sunday… Read More
    BANGOR — Entering this season, Husson University women’s soccer coach Keith Bosley had to find someone to fill the void left by the departure of multi-sport phenom Shelby Bradford. Bradford scored 63 goals and also had 37 assists in 63 games for the soccer team including… Read More
    Last week, 182 golfers from 37 colleges converged on The Captains Golf Course in Brewster, Mass., on Cape Cod. When the two-day competition was over, Husson University of Bangor had emerged as the Division III champion at the New England Intercollegiate Golf Championship. Junior… Read More
    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… 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
    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. 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
    It’s put up or shut up time for the University of Maine football team, which welcomes defending Football Championship Subdivision national champion Villanova to Orono for its homecoming contest. It headlines a full Saturday schedule of football games involving Maine college programs. No. 6… Read More
    Winning is the best way to develop confidence within a football team. The University of Maine and Maine Maritime Academy of Castine both look to build on last weekend’s victories heading into important conference contests Saturday afternoon. Maine Black Bears (2-3) at… Read More
    CASTINE — Senior fullback Jim Bower ran for 239 yards and three touchdowns on 21 carries while leading his Maine Maritime Academy Mariners to a 61-32 football victory over Worcester State University Saturday afternoon. The 3-1 Mariners rolled up 635 rushing yards overall on 65 carries… Read More
    WOMEN’S SOCCER Middlebury (4-2-1) 2, Colby (2-2-3) 0 At Waterville, Saturday Middlebury goals: Gabriella Curbelo-Zeidman, Annie Rowell; goalie saves/shots: Lauryn Torch 4-6 Colby goalie saves/shots: Jayde Bennett 8-14 Southern Maine (4-7) 2, UMass Dartmouth (3-8) 1 (OT)… Read More
    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… Read More