Posts Tagged ‘Lynx’


Crawling with wildcats: Maine lynx population booming

By Aislinn Sarnacki on Jan. 20, 2014, at 1:51 p.m.
The Canada lynx. Perhaps no creature is better suited for the harsh winters of northern Maine. The deep snow. The sub-zero temperatures. The dense evergreen forests. For the thick-furred lynx, these things spell home.   Yet in the 1960s, when these wildcats were hunted for a bounty of $15 for …

Old Town names McDormand boys basketball coach

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 21, 2010, at 7:25 p.m.
After completing a four-year tenure as girls varsity basketball coach at Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln last summer, Brian McDormand was a coach without a team. But it was a short-lived experience, as McDormand was approved Wednesday night by the Regional School Unit 24 board of directors as the new boys …

Dexter responds to challenge, nips Lynx

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 29, 2010, at 7:59 p.m.
LINCOLN — Giving up goals is something the Dexter field hockey team isn’t used to. Entering Wednesday’s Class C matchup against Mattanawcook Academy, Class B power John Bapst had been the only team to score on the reigning state champion Tigers this fall, and when the Lynx found a way …

Added motivation helped produce memorable wins for Old Town, Calais

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 14, 2010, at 5:15 p.m.
Sept. 5, 2008, marked a unique evening in LTC football circles. Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln rallied past Foxcroft Academy 14-12, at Oakes Field in Dover-Foxcroft, marking the Ponies’ first home-field loss since 2001. At Victory Field in Old Town, meanwhile, Old Town opened its 2008 season with just its fourth …
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