Articles by Pete Warner
By Pete Warner on Aug. 16, 2010, at 9:04 p.m.
BANGOR — The District 3 champions who have hosted the Senior League World Series at Mansfield Stadium have always been competitive.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 06, 2010, at 10:01 p.m.
Sandy Thomas has always been passionate about basketball. From her playing days at Bucksport high school and the University of Maine-Presque Isle, to her career as a successful high school and college coach, the sport has provided her with plenty of excitement and satisfaction.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 06, 2010, at 9:55 p.m.
It was supposed to be a low-key day for talking about his program’s prospects for the 2010 season. Instead, University of Maine football head coach Jack Cosgrove spent the Colonial Athletic Association football media day (July 28) in Baltimore fielding negative questions about the fluctuating state of college football in the Northeast.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 05, 2010, at 10:19 p.m.
PORTLAND — The college football season is close at hand. Thursday afternoon, the state’s six head coaches and a group of 50 other coaches, …
By Pete Warner on Aug. 03, 2010, at 10:01 p.m.
In recent years, most of southern Maine’s best high school baseball players have chosen to attend college out of state. That trend appears to be changing.
By Pete Warner on July 12, 2010, at 11:36 p.m.
Aaron Izaryk spent nine successful years with the University of Maine baseball program as player and assistant coach. This summer, he’s headed in a new direction.
By Pete Warner on June 18, 2010, at 10:06 p.m.
There wasn’t much of a break for the members of the University of Maine baseball team after their season ended May 27 at the America East Championship. After a 56-game season with the Black Bears, team members quickly dispersed to participate in one of several summer collegiate baseball leagues. This year, there are again numerous UMaine players on summer league rosters in one of at least six leagues stretching from Sanford all the way to South Carolina.
By Pete Warner on June 16, 2010, at 9:50 p.m.
BREWER — Deer Isle-Stonington played the biggest softball game in the history of its program Wednesday night. The Mariners experienced some nervousness against Southern Aroostook of Dyer Brook, but they didn’t take long to score some runs and re-establish their confidence. Senior Erika Hutchins singled home two runs to highlight a three-run first inning that helped launch second-seeded Deer Isle-Stonington to a 9-7 victory for its first Eastern Maine championship in the Class D game at Coffin Field.
By Pete Warner on June 12, 2010, at 7:30 p.m.
Billy DeRedin lined an opposite-field single to right field, scoring Evan Eldridge with one out in the eighth inning, to lift Bucksport to a 4-3 victory …
By Pete Warner on June 05, 2010, at 7:32 p.m.
WINDHAM, Maine — The Waterville girls claimed their fourth consecutive title, while the Falmouth boys successfully defended their crown during Saturday’s Class B track and field …
By Pete Warner on June 04, 2010, at 11:57 p.m.
University of Maine coaches earn less across the board than the conference averages in their respective sports.
By Pete Warner on May 28, 2010, at 11:39 p.m.
Experience and maturity are key elements in producing a championship-caliber college baseball team.
By Pete Warner on May 27, 2010, at 11:03 p.m.
The University of Maine’s 2010 season ended abruptly Thursday at the Binghamton University’s Varsity Field.
By Pete Warner on May 27, 2010, at 10:48 p.m.
VESTAL, N.Y. — There were hugs and some tears Thursday afternoon at Varsity Field.
By Pete Warner on May 27, 2010, at 9:35 a.m.
Click here for regular updates from the University of Maine’s America East Baseball Championship game against Binghamton….
By Pete Warner on May 26, 2010, at 10:31 p.m.
VESTAL, N.Y. — It is a simple formula now for the University of Maine baseball team. One loss and the Black Bears’ season is over. Four straight victories and coach Steve Trimper’s UMaine …
By Pete Warner on May 26, 2010, at 10:28 p.m.
VESTAL, N.Y. — The University of Maine devised a plan of patience to get to Stony Brook ace Nick Tropeano, the America East Co-Pitcher of the Year. The Seawolves’ sophomore righthander pitched …
By Pete Warner on May 26, 2010, at 10:21 a.m.
VESTAL, N.Y. — Stony Brook righthander Nick Tropeano limited the University of Maine to four hits through eight innings Wednesday, leading the way for the Seawolves’ 10-1 victory …
By Pete Warner on May 25, 2010, at 10:12 p.m.
VESTAL, N.Y. — Jeff Gibbs established himself as the University of Maine’s No. 1 starter early in the season, but has not been as sharp down the stretch. Today, the freshman righthander from Toronto, Ontario, takes the mound as coach Steve Trimper’s Black Bears make their return to postseason play …
By Pete Warner on May 24, 2010, at 11:59 p.m.
The right to host the America East Baseball Championship has always been hotly contested and coveted.