Larry Mahoney

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University of Maine celebrates after scoring a goal against New Hampshire during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono on Dec. 3, 2016.

Optimists, pessimists agree: UMaine men’s hockey team facing pivotal year under Gendron

By Larry Mahoney on March 08, 2017, at 6:19 a.m.
The fact UMaine has gone 22 games without a win on the road is embarrassing.
Old Town-Orono's Jacob Gallon (left) shoots the pucks past Waterville's Nathan Pinnette for a goal during their Class B North hockey championship game at Alfond Arena in Orono on Tuesday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Waterville rallies to edge Old Town-Orono in OT for ‘B’ North hockey title

By Larry Mahoney on March 07, 2017, at 10:01 p.m.
Analysis
Members of the University of Maine basketball team, including (from left) Sheraton Jones, Fanny Wadling, Blanca Millan, Laia Sole, Sheraton Jones and Julie Brosseau, thank the crowd at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland after beating New Hampshire in the America East semifinals on Sunday.
Steve McLaughlin Photography

Poised freshmen instrumental in postseason success of UMaine women’s basketball team

By Larry Mahoney on March 07, 2017, at 10:28 a.m.

Bangor, Old Town-Orono looking to upset defending state titlists in regional hockey finals Tuesday

By Larry Mahoney on March 06, 2017, at 7:45 p.m.
The Bangor High School and Old Town-Orono Black Bear hockey teams will be facing daunting tasks on Tuesday night.
The University of Maine's Sigi Koizar drives to the basket against the University of New Hampshire's Brittni Lai during their America East semifinal at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland on Sunday.

UMaine women knock off UNH to gain berth in America East final

By Larry Mahoney on March 05, 2017, at 7:31 p.m.

Vermont completes Hockey East sweep to end UMaine’s season

By Larry Mahoney on March 04, 2017, at 10:40 p.m.
University of Maine teammates Naira Caceres (left), Laia Sole (obscured) and Anita Kelava celebrate on Saturday after the Black Bears beat Binghamton 57-40 in the America East quarterfinals at the America East tournament in Portland.

Freshmen lead UMaine women past Binghamton in AE quarterfinal

By Larry Mahoney on March 04, 2017, at 7:04 p.m.

Vermont cruises past UMaine men in Hockey East playoff opener

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 9:34 p.m.
Sigi Koizar of the University of Maine, pictured playing in a Feb. 9 game, on Thursday earned her third consecutive All-America East first-team honor.

UMaine’s Koizar, Sole, Millan earn America East accolades

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 8:20 p.m.

Portland embracing America East women’s basketball tournament

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 7:08 p.m.

High school hockey playoff semifinals on tap Saturday

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 6:55 p.m.
University of Maine's Sigi Koizar (right) during their basketball game against University of Massachusetts Lowell at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

UMaine basketball finds its ‘mother’ in ambitious Austrian senior

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 2:48 p.m.
Sigi Koizar has helped the Black Bears earn two America East regular-season championships — and become a leader off the court, too.

MPBN/PBS Kids channel to air state championship basketball games

By Larry Mahoney on March 02, 2017, at 4:32 p.m.
Mitchell Fossier (right) of the University of Maine, pictured during a game in October 2016, is among several first-year players who have made an immediate impact on the Black Bears this season.

Impactful UMaine freshman class excited about first Hockey East playoff series

By Larry Mahoney on March 02, 2017, at 1:05 p.m.
There were lofty expectations placed on the University of Maine’s freshman class at the outset of the season.
Husson University's Chandler Guerrette goes up for two past University of Maine at Farmington's Elizabeth Ferry during a 2015 game at Newman Gymnasium in Bangor.

Humble senior guard enjoys memorable career for Husson women

By Larry Mahoney on March 01, 2017, at 1:22 p.m.
“She is an amazing athlete but she is 100 times a better person than an athlete.”

Puck drops on Class B North hockey playoffs Tuesday night

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 27, 2017, at 9:05 p.m.
Hampden Academy’s fourth-seeded Broncos, 13-5, will take on No. 5 Houlton/Hodgdon/Southern Aroostook/Katahdin, 9-8-1, at approximately 7:10 at the Penobscot Ice Arena in Brewer.
Husson University head coach Warren Caruso watches as his team faces Thomas College during their basketball game at Newman Gym in Bangor on Jan. 10, 2017.

Husson men’s, women’s basketball teams playing in Boston-area NCAA tourneys

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 27, 2017, at 7:35 p.m.
The North Atlantic Conference champion Husson University men’s and women’s basketball teams will be playing their NCAA Division III Tournament openers 21.4 miles apart on Friday.
Houlton's Kolleen Bouchard, right, is guarded by Hermon's Chloe Raymond during Wednesday's Class B North semifinal.

Houlton junior claims third straight Osborne tourney MVP honor

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 27, 2017, at 3:47 p.m.
Kolleen Bouchard led Houlton to its third consecutive regional championship and the Shires will be gunning for their third consecutive state championship against Gray-New Gloucester.
University of Maine senior guard Sigi Koizar.

Koizar leads UMaine women by Binghamton; teams to meet in playoffs

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 26, 2017, at 6:13 p.m.
The University of Maine's Nolan Vesey moves the puck around Quinnipiac's Connor Clifton during a game at Alfond Arena in Orono  last October. Vesey scored three goals in Maine's 5-4 win over Northeastern on Saturday night.

UMaine men’s hockey team rallies past Northeastern

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 25, 2017, at 9:55 p.m.