February 17, 2020
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Saturday, Aug. 8
At Brewer
, sixth annual Brewer Falcons Homerun Derby, at Brewer High School, 1 p.m., winner will receive a Brewer Falcons jersey, $10 for 10 outs or $15 for 20 outs, registration starts at 12:15 p.m., contact Chris Morris at 745-1601 or email brewerbaseball@gmail.com
Eagle Coaching Positions
Applications for 2010 season are being accepted for all Eastern Maine Eagle coaching positions for U10, U12 and U14 travel baseball teams, send email to eaglemaine@gmail.com before Sept. 1, include full name, contact info and playing and coaching experience
Blue Jays Baseball
At Cooperstown, N.Y., area,
Blue Jays Baseball Club’s 7th annual exhibition series, summer tournaments for teams ages 13, 14U, 15U, 16U, 18U, night games and games on Doubleday Field possible, interested coaches should call Harvey Sandig at 631-650-5759 or email: Cooperstown314@aol.com
Red Sox Trips
The Bangor Y is selling tickets for a 2009 Red Sox trip, Aug. 28 vs. Toronto Blue Jays, transportation on Cyr motorcoaches, prizes, games, $110 per ticket, call 941-2815
Baseball Fantasy Trip
At Waterville,
Alfond Youth Center sponsoring eighth annual fantasy trip in August, trip includes games at the new ballparks of Washington Nationals, New York Mets, New York Yankees, $775, doesn’t include supper, $175 due at registration, monthly payments accepted, only 40 tickets available, contact Vaughn Clark at Alfond Youth Center, 873-0684
Saturday, Sept. 12
At Veazie
, tryouts for the 2010 Eastern Maine Eagles 11-12 travel baseball team, season will include a one-week tournament in Cooperstown, N.Y., for more information email eaglemaine@gmail.com or call Jim Moore 990-5787.
Saturday, Aug. 8
At Augusta,
KVAC Class A Girls All-Star Games at Augusta Civic Center, north vs. south in four games; Class of 2013 at 2 p.m., Class of 2012 at 3:30 p.m., Class of 2011 at 5 p.m., Class of 2010 at 6:30 p.m.; doors open at 1 p.m., $4 for adults and $2 for ages 18 and under for all four games
Aug. 8, 15
9th annual 3-on-3 Charity Jam, free to the public, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. at the Bangor Waterfront in Bangor on Saturday, Aug. 8 and at Deering Oaks Park on Saturday, Aug. 15, winning team will have an opportunity to tryout for the Maine Red Claws NBA D-League team; all divisions are teams of four, co-ed encouraged but not required, $40 advance or $50 on site for Super Star Division, any age; $30 advance or $30 onsite for All-Star Division, high school or Little Star Division, Middle School, register online at www.concepts4charity.org, www.maineredclaws.com or call 877-656-2469
Aug. 17-21
At Portland,
Maine Red Claws Camps at Portland Expo; Basketball Academy, ages 12-17, co-ed, $250 fee, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. daily; Junior Red Claws Camp, ages 8-11, co-ed, $175 fee, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., contact Seth Shuman at sshuman@maineredclaws.com or call 210-6655
MBNation Fall League
MBNation/Maine Hoops Fall Basketball League, four weeks of regular season play begins Oct. 3-4, boys and girls, for more information or to register call Mike at 649-1453 or email thenationbasketball@yahoo.com or visit www.mbnation.org
Monday, Aug. 10
At Bangor,
Bangor High School All-Sports Boosters Monthly Meeting, 7 p.m. in ROTC Room at high school, public welcome, call Darlene Kenny 947-6523
Saturday, Aug. 8
At Medway,
East Branch of Penobscot River, Wooden Canoe Festival, 10 a.m., 12.5 miles, registration 9 a.m., contact Brenda Wheaton at 723-4443
Flatwater Championship
At Brunswick,
Waterville and Orono, Flatwater Championship Series, Aug. 11 Androscoggin River in Brunswick at Water Street Landing, Aug. 18 Messalonskee Stream in Waterville across from hospital, Aug. 25 Stillwater River in Orono at Brown’s Beach, for more information visit www.MaCKRO.org
Youth program
At Presque Isle,
Nordic Heritage Sport Club, youth mountain bike program, Mondays through Aug. 10, 6-7:30 p.m., ages 8-14, free, limited bikes available for rent for $5, call Julie at 764-8160, visit www.nordicheritagecenter.org
Sunday, Aug. 9
At Rangeley,
Rangeley Lakes Saddleback Challenge I mountain biking event, at Rangeley Lakes Trail Center, 10 a.m., contact Nick Leadley at 864-2328 or leadley@myfairpoint.net
Sunday, Sept. 13
At Bangor,
3rd annual Frogs, Logs and Bogs Bike Ride, 76-mile loop from Bangor waterfront to Howland, 8 a.m. start; 28-mile loop form Old Town to Bradley at 9 a.m., contact info@bangorlandtrust.org or 942-1010
Field Hockey
Brewer Alumni Game
At Brewer,
Brewer High School Alumni Game, Aug. 25 at high school field, 5:30 p.m., contact coach Duffy Dorion at 356-1070.
Officials Class
At Bangor,
Bangor Chapter of Maine Football Officials Classes for prospective officials, Aug. 18 at 7 p.m. in ROTC room at Bangor High School, each Tuesday for 11 weeks, for more information contact Alan Kochis at 989-4372 or Allan Snell at 825-4515
Guilford Grizzlies
At Guilford,
Greater New England Youth Football League’s Guilford Grizzlies football, grades 9-12, those interested contact Harris Smart at 631-1183 or email gneyfl@live.com
Eastern Football League
Semipro Eastern Football League seeks business and football-minded people interested in organizing a team in Bangor-Brewer area, serious individuals only; low-cost, full-contact, ages 18 and up, Single A class in August, discounts on football equipment; call Director of EFL expansion/Single A director Peter Vorias at 229-9950; EFL President Bob Kalinyak 415-8921 (cell), 829-5702 (home); visit eteamz.com/easternfootballleague
Nine-Hole Scrambles
At Charleston,
WhiteTail Golf Course, nine-hole scramble every Monday and Wednesday at 5:15 p.m., $10 for nonmembers, $4 for members, call 285-7730
Junior Golf Lessons
At Northport,
YMCA and Northport Golf Club Junior Golf Lessons, separate sessions, Aug. 29, 8 a.m., to sign up call 338-2270
Saturday, Aug. 8
At Brewer,
Pine Hill Golf Course, MJ’s Caps Connections Relay for Life benefit tournament, 18 holes, 3-person scramble, 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. tee times, $45 per player includes green fees and lunch, $10,000 hole-in-one prize, contact Sandra Meehan at 989-2108 or smorland2@aol.com
Wednesday, Aug. 12
At Charleston,
nine-hole, two-person scramble, 7 a.m.-dark at WhiteTail Golf Course to benefit Scott and Lori Dewitt, $10 fee includes green fee, call 285-7730
Saturday, Aug. 15
At Old Town,
Hidden Meadows Golf Course, John Bapst High School tournament fundraiser for hockey boosters, 8 a.m. start, $50 per player, limited to first 20 teams, for more information contact Michelle Robertson at michelle04411@yahoo.com
At Charleston, WhiteTail Golf Course, Lloyd Duthie Memorial Tournament, 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. shotgun starts, 4-person scramble, 18 holes, $30 per player includes lunch, call 285-7730
Monday, Aug. 17
At Auburn,
7th annual Shawn Walsh Memorial Classic to benefit Maine Hockey, registration at 8:30 a.m., shotgun start at 10 a.m.; to download a registration form, fee includes cart, post tournament banquet and auction, visit www.goblackbears.com or contact Tournament Director Frank Jordan at 989-3410 or frankjordan@wsemerson.com
Friday, Aug. 21
At Palmyra,
Lifeflight of Maine Golf Scramble at Palmyra Golf Course, $320 per team includes cart, food and prizes, email Bill at lifeflightgolf@yahoo.com or register online at www.lifeflightmaine.org
Sunday, Aug. 23At Winterport, Streamside Golf Course, Applebee’s Tournament, 9 a.m. start, 4-person scramble, $55 per person or $220 per team, proceeds benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children, contact Tracy Gran Jr. at 570-2792
Saturday, Aug. 29
At Kenduskeag,
Angela Stokes-Mahoney Memorial Golf Tournament, 10 a.m. start at Kenduskeag Golf and Country Club, $30 per person includes cart and food, to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, guest appearance by Gov. John Baldacci, to register contact Jim Thiel at 735-5454 or 884-8442
Sunday, Aug. 30
At Vassalboro,
Unity Barn Raisers Golf Classic, at Natanis GC, 9 a.m. start, $100 per person includes cart and lunch, call 622-3561
Sunday, Aug. 16
At Orono,
Geocaching 101, sponsored by Orono Land Trust, at Gould’s Landing on Pushaw Lake on outer Essex Street, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., rain or shine, no preregistration required, bring GPS devices or join organizers who will have a few devices on hand for demonstrations, bring lunch, www.oronolandtrust.org
Aug. 18-Sept. 23
At Presque Isle,
Nordic Heritage Sport Club, Nordic walking, Tuesdays 5:45-7 p.m., free, contact melissa@mainewsc.org or 227-0250, visit www.nordicheritagecenter.org
Road racing
Saturday, Aug. 8
At Calais,
30th annual Johnson’s True Value 5-Mile Run, 9 a.m. start, race crosses into Canada so a passport is necessary, preregistrations are $10, late registrations are $20 from 7-8 a.m., to pre-register email calaisrec@midmaine.com
At Birch Harbor, 8th annual George Schaefer Memorial 5K Road Race, registration at 7 a.m., one mile Kids Run at 8 a.m., 5K Run at 8:30 a.m., for more information contact Becky O’Keefe at 669-2187 or to register online visit www.edenathletics.com
At Island Falls, County Open Half Marathon or Relay, 13.1 miles for one person and team of two people, $25 for one person or $30 for team of two, starts at 8 a.m. at Island Falls Municipal Building, www.countyopen.com
Friday, Aug. 14
At Portland,
St. Peter’s 4-Mile Road Race, 7 p.m. start, pre-registration $16, race day registration $17, ½-Mile Kids Run at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 15
At Hermon,
4th annual Danforth’s to Dysart’s 5K Road Race, 9 a.m. at Hermon High School, entry fee $15, contact Riley Donovan, 615-1151
Sunday, Aug. 16
At Pemaquid,
Alvin Sproul Samoset 10K, 8:15 a.m. start at Bristol Consolidated School, contact Fred Ford at 677-2647 or fredford@roadrunner.com
Saturday, Aug. 22
At Old Orchard Beach,
14th annual Breakaway 5K and Fun Run, 8 a.m. start, pre-registration $17 for 5K and $12 for fun run, race day registration $20 5K and $15 fun run, for more information or to register visit www.breakaway5k.org
Monday, Sept. 7
At Bangor,
47th annual Bangor Labor Day Road Race, start and finish at Bangor Parks and Rec. on Main St., registration at 7:45 a.m., starts at 9 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 13
At Verona Island,
Double Hill Duathlon 3-mile run and 15-mile bike race, $25 for individual or $35 for team, registration at Penobscot Narrow Observatory at 8 a.m., race starts at 9 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 19
At Winslow,
Run for Fitness 5K at Winslow Junior High School, 9 a.m. start, email Mary Beth Bourgoin at mbbourgoin@winslow.k12.me.us
Sunday, Sept. 26
At Bangor,
3rd annual Race for Research 5K run/walk, starts at Paul Bunyan Park, registration at 9 a.m., race starts at 10 a.m., call 356-0425
Sunday, Oct. 4
At Portland,
Peak Performance Maine Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay, 7:45 a.m. start, entry fees are $30 for marathon and half marathon, $80 for marathon relay, no race day registration, for more information or to register visit www.mainemarathon.com
Sunday, Oct. 18
At Brunswick,
Physical Therapy 8K, 9 a.m. start at Brunswick High School, pre-registration $20 with T-shirt, race day registration $15 with no T-shirt at 7:30 a.m., for more information contact Jill Weybrant at 373-6175
Hampden Rifle & Pistol Club
At Hampden,
Hampden Rifle and Pistol Club, Garand match, registration at 8 a.m., match at 9 a.m., Aug. 23, $20, open to anyone, www.hampdenrpc.com
Augustfest II, Aug. 14-16
At Hampden,
on Ballpark Road, Augustfest II Co-ed Softball Tournament, Aug. 14-16, to benefit local Little League fields., 20 teams, men’s and women’s home run derby and all-star game, $120 per team, deadline Aug. 10, call Teddy Henderson 561-9250
Co-ed Softball Tournament
At Old Town,
Old Town/Orono YMCA Co-ed Softball Tournament, Aug. 22, $140 per team, for more information call 827-9622 or email bpordonotoy@roadrunner.com
Saturday, Aug. 22
At Pittsfield,
Pittsfield World Series of Co-Ed Softball tournament, $150 per team, teams must consist of seven men and three women, field is unlimited, contact Matt at 215-6317
Wednesday, Aug. 12
At Rockport,
Special Olympics Maine tennis competition, the Tennis For Fun Invitational at the Midcoast Recreation Center at 1 p.m.
Aug. 15-16
At South Portland,
28th annual Pete Debevoise Memorial Tennis Tournament, at South Portland High School, entry deadline is Thursday, Aug. 13, contact Don Atkinson at 772-7350 or at datkinso@maine.rr.com
Track and Field
Track Club
At Bangor,
Bangor Parks and Rec. Dept. is accepting registrations for its Track Club, practice Monday and Tuesday evenings, meets on Thursdays, ages 7-14, $45 for Bangor residents, $55 for nonresidents, includes USTF membership and fees, visit www.bangorparkandrec.com or call 990-4490
Saturday, Sept. 5
At Rangeley,
Rangeley Oquossoc Mountain Pursuit triathlon, race begins at 9:30 a.m. with half-mile swim in Rangeley Lake, 22-mile mike ride and 4.5 mile trail run, individual tri-athletes and aquabikers are $75, relay teams are $130 per team, non-USA Triathlon members add $10 per person, email info@SaddlebackMaine.com or call JoAnne Taylor at 864-5671
Sunday, Sept. 27
At Orono,
Cub Tracks Youth Triathlon at the University of Maine, ages 7-13, swim, bike and run, different age groups, prerace meeting at 11 a.m. on the track, race starts at noon, $20 fee, hosted by EMMC, UMaine and Kohl’s, register at Active.com, keyword Cub Tracks or call Melissa at 973-4600

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