Posts Tagged ‘soccer’

Machias goalkeeper A. J. Dolley stops a shot on goal from Calvary Chapel during first-half action at Bangor on Monday Ocotber 18, 2010. Calvary Chapel won 3-0. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Calvary Chapel tops Machias, improves to 14-0

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 18, 2010, at 8:33 p.m.
BANGOR — After an early exit from last year’s playoffs, the Calvary Chapel of Orrington boys soccer team hopes to finish off a similar fast start this season. The Sabers completed the first phase of that pursuit Monday, defeating Machias 3-0 at the University College of Bangor field to cap …

Breton goal lifts Maine by Hartford

BDN staff reports on Oct. 17, 2010, at 9:17 p.m.
ORONO — Hannah Breton’s first-half goal lifted the Maine Black Bears to a 1-0 women’s soccer victory over the Hartford Hawks Sunday. Breton controlled a rebounded shot off the goalie and drained the ball into an empty net as the Bears went on to improve to 7-6 overall and 3-3 …

Ellsworth holds off John Bapst, stays unbeaten

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 13, 2010, at 9:48 p.m.
ELLSWORTH — Undefeated and untied teams are a rarity in Maine's schoolboy soccer world this fall. The Ellsworth Eagles remained one of just two teams statewide still boasting an unblemished record Wednesday evening, using two second-half goals by Cote Card to fend off stubborn John Bapst of Bangor 2-0 on …

Bears blank UMBC

BDN staff reports on Oct. 07, 2010, at 9:48 p.m.
ORONO — Courtney Harnais scored off a Nikki Misener assist just 31 seconds into the game as the University of Maine held on to beat UMBC 1-0 in an America East Conference women’s soccer game Thursday. Meagan Price-Leibenzeder saved three of seven shots for the 6-4 Black Bears. Lauren Kadet …

High school players of the week (Sept. 30-Oct. 6)

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 9:37 p.m.
BOYS Big School (Classes A-B) JOHN KELLEY A defensive end on the Bangor football team, Kelley was one of many Rams who starred on defense in their 39-7 win over Mt. Blue of Farmington on Saturday. He recorded two interceptions, two of five turnovers Bangor forced. Small School (Classes C-D) …

Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame to induct 5

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 5:39 p.m.
Bob Brown, who has been coaching basketball for more than 40 years, is among five people who will be inducted next month into the Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame. Carroll LaHaye, Jeff Hart and Dean Erickson also will be honored, while Bob Morrill will be inducted posthumously. The induction ceremony …

Colby scores three in second, beats UM-Augusta

BDN staff reports on Oct. 05, 2010, at 10:17 p.m.
WATERVILLE — Colby College scored three unanswered goals in the second half to grab a 3-1 men’s soccer victory over the University of Maine at Farmington. Donny MacMaster, Nick Aubin and Chris Pratt scored for the 5-3-1 Mules. MacMaster and Andrew Meisel each had an assist. Ben Joslin stopped seven …

High school players of the week (Sept. 23-29)

BDN staff reports on Oct. 04, 2010, at 6:24 p.m.
BOYS Big School (Classes A-B) PHIL FROST A senior striker for the Bangor boys soccer team, Frost scored two goals as the Rams defeated Hampden Academy 3-1 to stretch their regular-season winning streak to 60 matches. Small School (Classes C-D) BILLY EURICH A senior running back and linebacker for the …

College roundup, Oct. 2-3

BDN staff reports on Oct. 03, 2010, at 9:56 p.m.
WOMEN’S SOCCER Middlebury (4-2-1) 2, Colby (2-2-3) 0 At Waterville, Saturday Middlebury goals: Gabriella Curbelo-Zeidman, Annie Rowell; goalie saves/shots: Lauryn Torch 4-6 Colby goalie saves/shots: Jayde Bennett 8-14 Southern Maine (4-7) 2, UMass Dartmouth (3-8) 1 (OT) At North Dartmouth, Mass., Saturday USM goals: Heidi DeHann 2; assists: Bridget Fitzgerald; …

Three girls playing soccer for Katahdin boys team

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 01, 2010, at 6:21 p.m.
When Katahdin High School couldn’t field a girls soccer team this fall due to lack of interest, the season appeared to be over for sophomores Megan Merry and Makayla Patterson and freshman Natalia Nattress. But that didn’t last long as boys coach Matt Lindsay welcomed all three players to play …

Youthful Crusaders make strides in soccer

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 01, 2010, at 6 p.m.
BANGOR — After absorbing a 5-0 loss to Old Town barely two weeks ago, a youthful John Bapst of Bangor boys soccer team made a veteran move — holding a players-only practice. The move seems to have paid off, because the Crusaders — just 1-3-1 at that point — haven’t …

Weather postpones high school games

BDN staff reports on Oct. 01, 2010, at 1:54 p.m.
Friday's rainstorm has forced the postponement of many high school athletic events. In football, the following games have been moved from Friday to Saturday: Brewer at Messalonksee (1 p.m.), Mt. Blue at Bangor (1 p.m.), Skowhegan at Lawrence (7 p.m.), Winslow at MDI (1:30 p.m.), Old Town at Orono (7 …
The University of Maine's Kaitlyn MacIsaac celebrates her teammate Maggie Malone's goal against Vermont during the first half of the game in Orono Thursday.  Maine won the game 2-1. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

Maine rallies past Vermont

BDN staff reports on Sept. 30, 2010, at 9:42 p.m.
ORONO — Lisa Bigman scored off a Maddie Hill assist 19:02 into the second half to lead the University of Maine to a 2-1 come-from-behind women’s soccer victory over the University of Vermont Thursday. Maggie Malone scored an unassisted goal late in the first half to tie it for the …

UM-Fort Kent shuts out UMPI

The Associated Press on Sept. 29, 2010, at 9:58 p.m.
FARMINGTON — Aimee St. Germain scored the winner with an assist from Renee Dupre 9:13 into overtime as the University of Maine at Farmington defeated the University of Maine at Machias 1-0 in women’s soccer action Wednesday. McKell Barnes saved all three shots for the 4-3-1 Beavers. Stephanie Wunderley made …
Bangor Christian's Christopher Parent (left) and Foxcroft Academy's  Ethan Kelly go up for a header during the second half of the game in Bangor Wednesday afternoon. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

Patriots show off scoring balance in win over Ponies

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 29, 2010, at 9:06 p.m.
BANGOR — Bangor Christian High School junior striker Brad Wilcox entered Wednesday’s game against Foxcroft Academy with 20 goals and five assists in seven games. The defending state Class D soccer champs proved they have plenty of other weapons to complement the dynamic Wilcox. Senior midfielder Zach Sirois had a …

Colby women shut out MMA

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 29, 2010, at 1:23 a.m.
Colby 3, Maine Maritime 0 WATERVILLE — Katie Palano scored midway through the first half Tuesday to help Colby College earn a 3-0 women’s soccer victory over  Maine Maritime Academy of Castine. Mari Crommett and Marissa Simmons scored in the second half for the 2-1-3 Mules. Jayde Bennett had one …
Old Town's goalkeeper Annie Cashon could only watch Orono's Hanna Renedo's shot go into the net during the firsh half of the game in Orono Tuesday afternoon. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

Red Riots edge rival Coyotes

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 28, 2010, at 9:58 p.m.
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 the game-winner early in …

Penalty kick lifts Waterville past Hampden

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 28, 2010, at 9:52 p.m.
HAMPDEN — When Waterville and Hampden last met as schoolboy soccer opponents, Hampden built a 3-0 lead before Waterville knew what hit it. But the Purple Panthers rallied to forge a 3-3 tie in that Sept. 7 encounter, and used that comeback confidence to edge the Broncos 1-0 in the …

Veteran Bangor Christian team undefeated

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 28, 2010, at 4:41 p.m.
The Bangor Christian boys soccer team battled its way to the Class D state championship last fall — and the Patriots would like to do it again. BC, which finished 16-2 last season after edging Richmond in the state final, is off to a 6-0-1 start this fall heading into …
Orono keeper Alex Caballero jumps to deflect an Old Town shot in the second half of their game in Orono Monday, Sept. 27, 2010.

Orono, Old Town battle to stalemate

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 27, 2010, at 8:48 p.m.
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 on 22 shots, including tie-preserving stops …
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