The St. John Valley was a very proud region Wednesday afternoon, as one of its schoolgirl soccer programs won its first regional championship while another claimed its first in a decade. The Fort Kent girls are playing for a state championship for the first time in… 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
    BRUNSWICK — Strong defensive efforts from sophomore Denae Johnson and goalkeeper Mia Smith propelled the Bangor Rams to a 2-1 victory over the Brunswick Dragons in the Eastern Maine Class A schoolgirl soccer final Wednesday. Johnson closely guarded Brunswick senior star Allie Walton throughout the game,… Read More
    ORONO — It was a great day to be clad in orange and black on a chilly fall afternoon which even saw a brief snow flurry at Morse Field. Both the Skowhegan Indians and North Yarmouth Academy Panthers were making successive appearances in Saturday’s state championship… Read More
    ELLSWORTH — The pursuit of titles never gets old for the Ellsworth boys soccer program, and now the defending Eastern Maine Class B champs are within one victory of yet another regional crown after a 3-0 semifinal victory over Old Town at Del Luce Stadium on Saturday. Read More
    ORONO — Since their tried-and-true plays weren’t netting any scores, the North Yarmouth Academy girls decided to reach into their bag of tricks on Halloween eve. As a result, the Panthers were treated to a 2-1 Class C state field hockey championship victory over Foxcroft Academy… Read More
    BELFAST — Christian Sleeper had a nervous yet confident look on his face Saturday as officials posted results of the Class B boys cross country championship meet on a red building at Troy Howard Middle School. When Sleeper finally peered at the team standings and saw… 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
    Monica Miles' successful overtime penalty stroke that gave Foxcroft Academy its 1-0 win over Dexter in their Eastern Maine Class C championship game Tuesday shouldn't have been awarded, according to Dexter High School Principal Steve Bell, who filed an official protest with the Maine Principals'… Read More
    Before this cross country season started, the Caribou boys and John Bapst girls were expected to be the top teams in Eastern Maine Class B, with subsequent shots at contending for state-championship honors. The Vikings and the Crusaders will be in contention at Belfast on Saturday,… Read More
    For folks who invest some of their free autumn hours in following high school football, much about the sport in Eastern Maine has changed in recent years. While many fans still find nothing to compare to the community bonding atmosphere football provides, in general fewer are… Read More