By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 16, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
ORONO | It is 2,518 miles from Vancouver, British Columbia, to Bangor, Maine. But eight British Columbians have made the trek east to dot the University of Maine field hockey roster this season. They include the three top scorers off last year’s 19-4 team that set a school record …
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 15, 2016, at 7:12 p.m.
Senior Dan Collins has the inside track to be the starting quarterback when the University of Maine football team opens the season.
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 14, 2016, at 4:46 p.m.
It has been a busy 10 days for rover back Brandon Vicens.
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 14, 2016, at 9:04 a.m.
“We want to take the energy we put on last year and get better this year,” Jordan Dunn said. “We want to improve every single day.”
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 12, 2016, at 1:18 p.m.
Joe Fitzpatrick expected to redshirt last fall during his first season with the University of Maine’s football team. But when injuries mounted to Black Bear tailbacks, North Yarmouth’s Fitzpatrick was called into action.
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 12, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
A typical race week for the St. Clair family begins when they get together to work on their Late Model Sportsman race cars while some good-natured ribbing ensues as they fine-tune their cars. A barbecue for friends and family follows before the race at Wiscasset Speedway. That is followed by …
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 11, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
Shooting guard Kelly Fogarty from Walpole, Massachusetts, has verbally committed to attend the University of Maine beginning in the fall of 2017.
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 10, 2016, at 7:50 p.m.
“We are trying to create a more entertaining in-game experience for the fans for this year and in future years.”
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 10, 2016, at 7:43 a.m.
Ray Jacques, who led the University of Maine men’s hockey team in scoring in two of his four seasons in Orono, will be making his way back to Orono on a regular basis with wife Michelle the next four years. That’s because Jacques’ daughter, Jessica, will be playing for the …
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 09, 2016, at 4:58 p.m.
The University of Maine women’s soccer team will have a new look this season.
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 09, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
Former John Bapst High School of Bangor standout Max Andrews is adapting to a new position on the University of Maine football team.
By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 08, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.
Dan Collins and Drew Belcher are both seasoned veterans but still have something to prove as they vie for the starting position for the third-straight season.
By Larry Mahoney on July 29, 2016, at 11:43 a.m.
Oliver Herner, who played for Hungary in the World Under-20 Division II Tournament, has verbally committed to play at Maine this season.
By Larry Mahoney on July 28, 2016, at 5:27 p.m.
George Fernald Jr. leased Unity Raceway from 2008 to 2012 before stepping away after losing more than $40,000 over those five years. But Fernald is optimistic that the second time around will be profitable after he bought the track from Ralph and Nancy Nason earlier this month.
By Larry Mahoney on July 27, 2016, at 8:16 p.m.
Former University of Maine pitcher Stu Lacognata knows all about pressure situations.
By Larry Mahoney on July 27, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
The determined Bailey Plourde reduced the lead to just one shot with seven holes to play, but Staci Creech steadied herself down the stretch and capitalized on Plourde’s misfortunes to win by 11 shots on the steamy, sun-drenched day.
By Larry Mahoney on July 26, 2016, at 7:47 p.m.
ORONO | Defending champ Staci Creech of Veazie will take a three-shot lead into Wednesday’s final round of the Maine Women’s Amateur golf tournament after shooting a two-under par 71 on Tuesday at the Penobscot Valley Country Club. The 43-year-old Creech, a native of Greensburg, Pennsylvania, has a 6-under-par …
By Larry Mahoney on July 26, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
“I’ve come a long way. It has been very difficult. I’m just happy to be here. I was in so deep, I never thought I’d make it back,” said 27-year-old Whitney Hand.
By Larry Mahoney on July 26, 2016, at 5:59 p.m.
University of Maine’s Pat Ricard said he was honored to be selected to the Colonial Athletic Association’s preseason all-conference team at the league’s media day on Tuesday in Baltimore but he also knows it doesn’t mean much.
By Larry Mahoney on July 25, 2016, at 6:44 p.m.
Bailey Plourde of Newcastle shot a 4-under-par 69 to share the first-round lead with Staci Creech during the Maine Women’s Amateur.