Posts Tagged ‘playoffs’


Nov. 10, 2010, Local Sports Results

on Nov. 11, 2010, at 12:21 a.m.
Today’s games College Women’s Ice Hockey Northeastern at Maine, 7 p.m.Story continues below advertisement. * * * * * High school playoffs FOOTBALL EASTERN MAINE Class A Regional final Friday, Nov. 12 No. 4 Lewiston (8-2) at No. 2 Bangor (9-1), 7 p.m. Class B Regional final Saturday, Nov. 13 …
The Fort Kent girls soccer team celebrates its only goal against Sacopee on Saturday, November 6, 2010 at Hampden. Sacope went on to win in overtime 2-1 to claim the Class C state title. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Sacopee Valley tips Fort Kent girls in OT

By Pete Warner on Nov. 06, 2010, at 3:57 p.m.
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 goal by Singleton …

Bangor football game moved to Husson

BDN staff reports on Nov. 05, 2010, at 11:11 a.m.
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 contest has been moved …

Western Maine field features familiar faces

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 04, 2010, at 9:06 p.m.
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 2-1 on Wednesday to …

Bangor-Mt. Blue headlines football semifinals

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 04, 2010, at 8:57 p.m.
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 handled Mt. Blue 39-7 during Week …

Bangor Christian beats Calvary Chapel for ‘D’ title

By Pete Warner on Nov. 03, 2010, at 6:56 p.m.
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 two second-half goals to earn a …

Twenty student-athletes nominated for Wendy’s Heisman Award

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 02, 2010, at 5:47 p.m.
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 and in the community. …
John Bapst High School's Mark Dieuveuil (right) is tackled by Rockland High School's Dan Stone during the first quarter of their Eastern Maine Class C quarterfinal game in Bangor Saturday. John Bapst won 31-0. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

John Bapst rolls, to face MCI in semifinal

BDN staff reports on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:44 p.m.
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. 3 Maine Central Institute …

Bangor girls edge Waterville in PKs

By Pete Warner on Oct. 30, 2010, at 3:06 p.m.
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) advance to next Tuesday’s …
Bangor's Josiah Hartley (23) heads for some yardage down the sideline in the first half against Edward Little at Cameron Stadium, Bangor, Friday, Oct. 29, 2010. Bangor won 16-0.

Bangor football team opens with playoff victory

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 29, 2010, at 8:19 p.m.
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. But don’t tell Edward …
Orono's Alex Crocker, Hanna Renedo, and Kate Berry celebrate Orono's second gaol against Madawaska in Orono on Friday, October 29, 2010. Orono won 3-0.

Crocker, Renedo, Berry put Orono girls in final

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 29, 2010, at 6:57 p.m.
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 goal apiece from Alex …
Madawaska's Gregoire faucher, foreground, and Orono's Alexander Introne collide as they attempt to control the ball during first-half action in a Class C quarterfinal on Thursday, October 28, 2010 in Orono. Orono won 2-1. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Orono, Penquis boys to battle in semifinal

BDN staff reports on Oct. 29, 2010, at 12:17 a.m.
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 Riots Saturday. Jerell Arefein, …

High school football playoffs kick off Friday

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 28, 2010, at 6:58 p.m.
Week 9 of the Maine high school football season brings with it the sense of urgency that comes with playoff time — win and advance or lose and be eliminated. Class A No. 7 Edward Little of Auburn (5-3) at No. 2 Bangor (7-1), 7 p.m. Friday: Bangor's first-round draw …
Presque Isle's Andrew Legassie wins the ball from Mount View's John Fox during Wednesday's Eastern Maine Class B boys soccer quarterfinal in Presque Isle. The Wildcats won 4-0.

Presque Isle boys blank Mount View

on Oct. 27, 2010, at 9:36 p.m.
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 up Brandon Bonville for …

Manning sparks Husson women’s soccer victory

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 27, 2010, at 8:03 p.m.
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 Waterville 5-0 in a …
Calvary Chapel Christian's Stephen Berenyi (right) trips up Shead's Joseph Barnes during first-half action from Wednesday's Eastern Maine Class D boys soccer quarterfinal game in Bangor. The Sabers won 7-0.

Berenyi’s hat trick powers Sabers

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 27, 2010, at 7:52 p.m.
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 similar run to the top of …

Robinson goal lifts Bangor girls by Mt. Blue

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 26, 2010, at 9:37 p.m.
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 that already had battled …
Foxcroft's Rachel Keane, left, and Dexter's Crystal Cunningham, right,  battle for control of the ball during first-half action on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at Hampden. Foxcroft won 1-0 in overtime to win the Eastern Maine Class C title. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Ponies shock top-seeded Tigers, take ‘C’ crown

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 26, 2010, at 9:14 p.m.
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 their Eastern Maine championship …

Bangor boys soccer team begins title quest Wednesday

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 26, 2010, at 3:46 p.m.
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 unbeaten stretch in regular-season …
Washburn's Carsyn Koch (right) shields the ball from Brooke LaBelle of Ashland during a girls soccer game in Presque Isle in August. Koch is also becoming one of the state's top cross country runners as she won the Eastern Maine Class C individual title in Belfast Saturday. The Beavers are fielding a program for the first time in seven years. (Photo by Kevin Sjoberg)

Koch has Beavers on the run

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 25, 2010, at 6:43 p.m.
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 on the soccer field …