Posts Tagged ‘New Hampshire’


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 …

UMaine’s Newton AE offensive player of year

BDN staff reports on Nov. 03, 2010, at 8:32 p.m.
Kelly Newton of the University of Maine has been named the America East Field Hockey Player of the Year. She is the first Black Bear to achieve such recognition. The junior from Vancouver, British Columbia, also was a unanimous all-conference, first-team selection and was among six Black Bears to earn …
Maine defensive back Jerron McMillian (26) intercepts a pass intended for New Hampshire's Joey Orlando (84) in overtime  of their NCAA college football game  in Orono, Maine, Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010. (AP Photo/Michael C. York)

Football Bears kept working for common goal

By Pete Warner on Oct. 04, 2010, at 5:24 p.m.
The University of Maine football team builds around the premise that if each man does his job, good things will happen. The Black Bears maintained that belief Saturday night to help eke out a crowd-pleasing 16-13 Colonial Athletic Association football overtime victory over rival New Hampshire at Alfond Stadium in …
Maine's Tanner House (center) celebrates his goal with teammates Robbie Dee, Gustav Nyquist and Will O'Neill during their Hockey East quarterfinal game last March in Orono. Maine has been picked to finish second in Hockey East in a preseason coaches poll announced by the league Wednesday.

Coaches pick Maine second in Hockey East poll

BDN staff reports on Sept. 29, 2010, at 4:58 p.m.
The University of Maine men’s ice hockey team has been selected second in the 2010 Hockey East Men’s Preseason Poll released Wednesday at Hockey East Media Day at the TD Garden in Boston. The Black Bears, who return 11 of their top 12 scorers and their entire defense corps, received …