By Ernie Clark on Sept. 28, 2016, at 8:23 p.m.
“After we won in June, I took the summer to think about it. I struggled with it, but after coaching for 30 years [overall], I just felt this was a good time to go.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 27, 2016, at 10:59 a.m.
“The reason I still fight now is honestly because it’s something I’m good at, and I’m starting to realize I could make a future for myself with it.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 27, 2016, at 8:16 a.m.
When the world’s largest mixed martial arts promotion invades the world’s most famous arena for the first time on Nov. 12, Tim Boetsch will be there.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 26, 2016, at 12:37 p.m.
“When you talk of the success of Maine AAU, the conversation has to start with Carl Parker.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 16, 2016, at 11:43 a.m.
Former world heavyweight champion Larry Holmes will be the featured guest as the Portland Boxing Club stages its 103rd show on Nov. 12 at the Portland Exposition Building.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 15, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
At high school football practices around Class C North it’s known as “Winslow Week.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 14, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
“We’ve had close to two dozen guys over the last three years who have gone from CES to the UFC, and that’s a pretty cool thing.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 13, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
“I think the whole Ivy League experience really sets me up for success in the future.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 13, 2016, at 12:25 p.m.
The evidence is already in that the eight programs that appeared in last year’s state finals are in no hurry to relinquish those opportunities.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 11, 2016, at 7:11 a.m.
“The fact was I had cancer, and it was going to take my leg off — that was fine,” he said. “It was an active choice. I wasn’t burdened by the decision. I wasn’t the victim in this situation. I was totally taking control.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 10, 2016, at 7:36 a.m.
Cole Anderson, 15, doesn’t see himself needing to match or one-up previous accomplishments — his competitive goals are geared toward achieving high-end staying power in the game.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 08, 2016, at 3:48 p.m.
“We keep preaching that it’s ‘we before me,’ and they’ve been doing a great job with it.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 08, 2016, at 11:30 a.m.
For Rachael Joyce of Veazie and Jessica Borga of Lakeland, Florida, patience has paid off. Each will end a nearly one-year break from competition when they face off Saturday night as part of NEF 25 at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 07, 2016, at 9:17 p.m.
The Bangor High School boys soccer team showed off its youthful experience during a 1-0 Class A victory over rival Brewer on Wednesday.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 06, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“There’s no other wall in the state that looks that impressive and that has so many banners hanging on it.”
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 05, 2016, at 3:31 p.m.
Coach Danny White’s club will face Madison-Carrabec in a 7 p.m. start at Oakes Field.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 03, 2016, at 8:05 p.m.
The Dexter Tigers accomplished several goals during their season-opening 38-6 LTC Class D football victory over Houlton on Saturday afternoon.
By Ernie Clark on Sept. 02, 2016, at 10:11 p.m.