HAMPDEN — Emily Lane was sent in alone by teammate Kara Singleton and scored with 9:58 remaining in overtime, lifting Sacopee Valley of South Hiram to a 2-1 victory over Fort Kent in Saturday’s Class C girls state championship soccer game. Lane also set up a second-half… Read More
    Due to rain and deteriorating field conditions, there have been schedule changes made to the Pine Tree Conference Class A football semifinal slated for Friday. Second-seeded Bangor (8-1) and No. 3 Mt. Blue of Farmington (7-2) will play their game as scheduled Friday night, but the… Read More
    The four Western Maine schoolboy soccer champions that will play for state titles Saturday include three consistent contenders in their divisions and one team making its first trip to the final game in 16 years. The relative newcomer is Western A champion Portland, which defeated Gorham… Read More
    It’s regional semifinal weekend in the Eastern Maine high school football world, and the field of championship hopefuls will be halved once again. Class A No. 3 Mt. Blue Cougars (7-2) at No. 2 Bangor Rams (8-1), 7 p.m. Friday, Cameron Stadium, Bangor: Bangor… Read More
    BANGOR — Calvary Chapel Christian dominated the first 40 minutes of Wednesday’s Eastern Maine Class D boys soccer championship game. Third-seeded Bangor Christian conceded that fact, but vowed not to let it continue. The playoff-tested Patriots remained patient, turned up their intensity and tallied… Read More
    Twenty Maine student-athletes are in the running to be the state winner of the 2010 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award. Created in 1994 by Wendy’s and the Heisman Memorial Trust, the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award recognizes high school seniors nationwide who excel in athletics, academics… Read More
    BANGOR — Jordan Charpentier completed three touchdown passes to three different receivers in leading the No. 2 John Bapst Crusaders to a 31-0 Eastern Maine Class C quarterfinal football victory over the No. 7 Rockland Tigers Saturday at Cameron Stadium. John Bapst will host the No. Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — Bangor High School goalkeeper Mia Smith made a diving save on Waterville’s Jordan Pellerin on the fifth round of penalty kicks Saturday afternoon, helping the Rams escape with a 2-1 Eastern Maine Class A semifinal soccer victory. Coach Joe Johnson’s second-seeded Rams (14-0-2)… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — With Joe Seccareccia limited to playing only offense due to a shoulder injury, the Bangor football team was missing arguably one of the best defensive players in the state, a hitting machine at free safety who at 6-foot-6 also bedevils opposing passing attacks. Read More
    ORONO — Experience can be a big factor in the heat of postseason soccer, and the Orono girls have plenty of it, having played for state championships the last two seasons. The Red Riots moved one step closer to returning to that stage Friday, getting a… Read More
    MILO — The No. 3 Penquis Patriots scored four first-half goals to beat the No. 6 Calais Blue Devils 4-0 and advance to the semifinal round of the Eastern Maine Class C boys soccer playoffs Thursday. The Patriots will take on the No. 2 Orono Red… Read More
    PRESQUE ISLE — Jacob Player had a goal and an assist in the first half Wednesday afternoon as the third-ranked Presque Isle Wildcats earned a 4-0 boys soccer victory over No. 6 Mount View of Thorndike in an Eastern Maine Class B quarterfinal game. Player set… 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
    BANGOR — The disappointment of the 2009 postseason is only fueling the fire of the Calvary Chapel boys soccer team. The Sabers of Orrington fell in the opening round after earning the top seed in Eastern Maine Class D last fall, and after a… Read More
    BANGOR — Conditions were ripe for an upset as Bangor battled Mt. Blue of Farmington in their Eastern Maine Class A girls soccer quarterfinal Tuesday. Overnight rain left the playing surface in less than ideal condition, and seventh-rated Mt. Blue had the confidence of a team… Read More
    HAMPDEN — Foxcroft Academy field hockey coach Gene Philpot has seen a little bit of everything during her 33 years coaching the Ponies. But even she was stunned after her second-seeded Ponies upset top seed and defending state Class C champion Dexter 1-0 in overtime in… Read More
    The Bangor High School boys soccer team is in familiar territory as Wednesday’s Eastern Maine Class A quarterfinals draw near — undefeated and atop the Class A standings. And while the Rams just completed their fourth consecutive undefeated regular season — the bulk of a 67-match… Read More
    Carsyn Koch’s weekly schedule is going to be a hectic one the next couple of weeks, but she wouldn’t have it any other way. The Washburn High freshman will not only be training for Saturday’s Class C cross country state championships in Belfast, but will be… Read More