Sarah Wilcox never got the opportunity to play for a championship at Old Town High School. But now she is a national champion and she played an integral role in the accomplishment. Sophomore Wilcox was the right back for the University of Massachusetts Lowell’s… Read More
    BELFAST — Even though Maggie Bryan had a look of quiet confidence heading into Saturday’s Class B girls cross country state championships, the John Bapst senior’s expectations were somewhat realistic. “We weren’t expecting to win,” Bryan said. “I don’t think we had any real particular expectations.”… Read More
    ELLSWORTH — With its back line hounding Old Town striker Katie DeShane all over the Del Luce Stadium turf Friday night, the Ellsworth girls soccer team was waiting for someone to step up and provide some offensive heroics. It was only fitting that in a match… Read More
    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… Read More
    Week 8 of the high school football schedule features one of the state’s oldest rivalries, a clash for top seed in the LTC, and other battles for playoff positioning or survival as the regular season concludes. Brewer Witches (0-7) vs. Bangor Rams (6-1), 7 p.m. Friday,… Read More
    OLD TOWN — As Steve Calande began meeting members of the Old Town High School football team last summer, the Coyotes’ new coach quickly came face-to-face with the stark reality of a program that had experienced victory just four times in the previous eight years. “I… Read More
    ORONO — On windy days, controlling the ball on the ground and playing a short possession game is key to a soccer team’s success. That possession-minded style played to the Orono girls team’s advantage on a blustery Tuesday afternoon. Alex Crocker scored what proved to be… Read More
    ORONO — Two years ago, brothers Alex Caballero and Miguel Caballero played soccer for Old Town High School. But they transferred to Orono High a year ago and combined to rescue a tie against their former team on Monday. Goalkeeper Alex made eight saves… Read More
    OLD TOWN — With Saturday marking her last race on her home course, Dacie Manion wanted to have a big day. The Old Town High School senior did just that, overtaking two of Eastern Maine’s other top individuals to win the 3.1-mile Sectional Invitational in 19… Read More
    OLD TOWN — With Saturday marking the last time she’ll ever race on her home course, Dacie Manion wanted to do something special. The Old Town High School senior was every bit impressive in the Sectional Cross Country Invitational, as she tore up her home 3.1-mile… Read More
    OLD TOWN — The Old Town High School field hockey team ran into a hot goalie Wednesday night in 14-year-old Hermon High School sophomore Nicolette Hashey. But the Coyotes’ relentless pressure paid off as seniors Ella Sulinsky and Kayla Dupont had a goal and an assist… 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