Congratulations are in order for: THE MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY football team. The resilient Mariners had to deal with the tragic death of 24-year-old assistant coach Richard Dykas II in a pickup truck accident 10 days ago, but they were able to still go out and beat… Read More
    PENOBSCOT — An assistant football coach at Maine Maritime Academy died early Sunday morning and another was injured as a result of a traffic accident, according to police. Richard E. Dykas II, 24, of Dedham, Mass., was behind the wheel of a 1999 Ford Ranger pickup… Read More
    It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out Maine Maritime Academy’s triple-option offense. Most of the time, the quarterback hands it to the fullback up the middle or he fakes it and carries it himself or he pitches it to one of his halfbacks. 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
    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
    It is a re-evaluation kind of week for the University of Maine football team and some of its instate collegiate counterparts. The Black Bears hope to clean up their act in a tough Colonial Athletic Association game against a traditional rival, Husson University of Bangor looks… Read More
    Saturday was a tough one for Maine Division III college football teams as Colby, Bowdoin, Bates, Husson University and Maine Maritime Academy were all beaten. Trinity defeated Colby of Waterville 33-6, Williams beat Bowdoin of Brunswick 33-15, Amherst stopped Bates of Lewiston 44-0, Maritime (N.Y.) rallied… Read More
    Whatever has happened during the first three weeks, success in conference play can earn teams a spot in the postseason. The University of Maine and Husson University of Bangor play their league openers, while Maine Maritime Academy of Castine kicks off intradivision play, highlighting Saturday’s games… Read More
    CASTINE – Junior Matt Rende rushed 16 times for 169 yards and was a part of four touchdowns in leading Maine Maritime Academy to a 42-0 victory over the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth Saturday. Rende tossed a 27-yard pass to Nic Bourassa in the second… Read More