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Bangor girls hope to make history in state final

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 05, 2010, at 6 p.m.
BANGOR — A good recipe for championship success in soccer is typically a stingy defense coupled with an efficient offense, and the Bangor girls used both of those to claim their first Eastern Maine Class A championship since 2005. Now, the Rams will be looking to make history as they …

Bangor boys advance to state final despite slow start

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 05, 2010, at 5:34 p.m.
BANGOR — A sluggish preseason left members of the Bangor High School boys soccer team uncertain as to whether they would remain among the top Class A programs in the state this fall. Several losses in exhibition matches fostered a touch of angst about living up to the recent legacy …
Bangor's Bobby Winchell (24) and Brunswick's Will Bann (9) collide at midfield after going for a header in the first half of the Eastern Maine Class A final in Bangor, Maine, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. Bangor won in double overtime 2-1. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Bangor boys tip Brunswick in 2OT to capture title

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 03, 2010, at 9:46 p.m.
BANGOR — Time and space are two precious commodities to a goal scorer. Bangor’s Luke Hetterman suddenly found himself not only armed with those two advantages, but with the ball on his right foot heading inside the 18-yard line during the second overtime of Wednesday night’s Eastern Maine Class A …
Bangor senior Kim Jordan squeezes through Waterville's Jordan Pellerin (left) and Emily Karter to gain control of the ball during their Eastern Maine Class A semifinal Saturday. Jordan and the Rams play Brunswick for the regional championship on Wednesday. (BDN Photo by John Clarke Russ)

Confident Rams believe they can slay Dragons

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 01, 2010, at 6:22 p.m.
BANGOR — In the face of elimination, confidence can be a powerful weapon. With the clock ticking down in Saturday’s Class A semifinal match against Waterville, the Bangor girls soccer team was once again staring down a semifinal playoff exit in the face of one of its most bitter postseason …
Bangor running back Wyatt Frost (32) jumps over a diving Lawrence free safety Alex Leathers (19) in the first half of their game in Fairfield, Maine, Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Lawrence shut down Bangor in second half

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 16, 2010, at 10:20 p.m.
FAIRFIELD — Thwarted by a goal-line stand that denied them a touchdown just before intermission, the Lawrence Bulldogs countered with suffocating defense of their own in the second half Saturday night to surge past Bangor 21-14 in a battle of Class A football unbeatens before a crowd estimated at 3,000 …
Bangor's Zeb Tuell (24) breaks the line of scrimmage and looks for running room followed by teammate Nick Sherwood (83) in the second half of their game against Mt Blue in Bangor Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010.  Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Defense set the tone for Bangor vs. Mt. Blue

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 02, 2010, at 6:10 p.m.
BANGOR — The Mt. Blue Cougars came to town Saturday armed with the most prolific passing offense in the Pine Tree Conference Class A football ranks. But Bangor High School defensive end John Kelley and his teammates forced the “Cougar Gun” to fire a series of self-inflicted wounds, as the …

Hackett named finalist for national award

BDN staff reports on Sept. 29, 2010, at 1:42 p.m.
Lonnie Hackett of Bangor has been named one of 31 finalists nationwide for the 2010 National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame National Scholar-Athlete Awards. The NFF will honor one finalist from each of five regions as the best and brightest for their accomplishments as athletes, scholars and citizens …

Undefeated Riots roll to 6-0-1 soccer start

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 27, 2010, at 5:48 p.m.
When his two-year starting goalkeeper decided to attend a prep school in New Jersey for her senior year, Orono girls soccer coach Cid Dyjak needed somebody to step in and and fill a tough job. Jade Keezer, a three-year veteran on the back line, volunteered to step in for Elizabeth …

Frost leads Bangor boys soccer team past Hampden

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 25, 2010, at 4:46 p.m.
BANGOR – The Bangor High School boys soccer team knew its 59-game regular season unbeaten streak would be challenged by archrival Hampden Academy on Saturday afternoon. But Bangor senior striker Phil Frost scored a pair of first-half goals, including a highlight-reel game-winner, and fellow senior striker Luke Hetterman added an …

Strong second half helped Bangor prevail

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 25, 2010, at 4:46 p.m.
BANGOR – The Bangor High School boys soccer team knew its 59-game regular season unbeaten streak would be challenged by archrival Hampden Academy on Saturday afternoon. But Bangor senior striker Phil Frost scored a pair of first-half goals, including a highlight-reel game-winner, and fellow senior striker Luke Hetterman added an …

Bangor pulls away from Eagles in 2nd half

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 24, 2010, at 11:27 p.m.
BANGOR – If you look at the score, 34-6, you would assume that the Bangor High School Rams cruised past Messalonskee High School of Oakland Friday night. But scores can be misleading. The game was actually scoreless until there was just eight-tenths of the second left in the first half …
Hampden's Sarah Lamberton, (17), heads the ball away from Bangor's Jade Baumrind , (4), in the second half of their game in Hampden Friday, Sept. 24, 2010. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Rams, Broncos battle to 1-1 stalemate

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 24, 2010, at 9:51 p.m.
HAMPDEN — Even though the Hampden Academy girls soccer team entered Friday night’s rivalry game with Bangor boasting a solid 5-1 record, the Broncos were considered underdogs by some. But coach Jeff Ingalls’ club proved once again that games aren’t played on paper, as goalkeeper Julia Snyder made three game-saving …
Bangor's Nick Sherwood (83) heads for the goal line to give Bangor the lead over Cony in the second half of their game in Augusta on Saturday.

Bangor featuring offensive balance, defensive intensity

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 18, 2010, at 2:27 p.m.
AUGUSTA — The Bangor High School football team responded to its first taste of scoreboard adversity this season with offensive balance and defensive intensity Saturday afternoon. And the combination enabled the unbeaten Rams to score 21 unanswered points after intermission to surge past Cony of Augusta 28-7 in a Class …

Bangor football game postponed to Saturday

BDN staff reports on Sept. 17, 2010, at 1:37 p.m.
AUGUSTA  – Bangor High School’s Friday night football game against Cony in Augusta at 7 p.m. has been postponed to Saturday at 1 p.m. due to wet field conditions, according to Cony Athletic Director Paul Vachon. Unbeaten Bangor is seeking its third straight victory while Cony is 1-1. Bangor has …

Robinson records hat trick as Rams blank Panthers

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 14, 2010, at 7:58 p.m.
BANGOR —- The mission of the Bangor girls soccer team was a simple one Tuesday afternoon: Stop Jordan Pellerin, and let the offense take care of itself. While Rams’ defenders Erin Boulier and Denae Johnson hounded the Waterville striker wherever she went, Ashley Robinson continued her red-hot start. Robinson recorded …

Hetterman goal lifts Bangor by Waterville in OT

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 14, 2010, at 7:20 p.m.
WATERVILLE — The Bangor High School boys soccer team remained unbeaten Tuesday as Luke Hetterman scored with 1:39 left in the first overtime to give the Rams a 3-2 victory over Waterville at Ron Webber Field. But the 4-0 start has a bittersweet quality to it — perhaps not all …
 
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