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By JOHN HABEEB on May 03, 2016, at 6:58 p.m.
Caribou (5-0) 5, Presque Isle (2-1) 0 Singles: Ethan Plourde (C) def. Denny Young (PI) 8-3, Alec Cyr (C) def. Byron Winslow (PI) 8-3, Emerson Duplissie-Cyr (C) def. Andre Daigle (PI) 8-3, doubles: Austin Scott/-Gabriel Rand (C) def. Mason Young-Jordan Bonville (PI) 8-3, Bailey Griffeth-Seth Beidelman (C) def. Gage Young-Isaac Madore (PI) 8-2
By Pete Warner on May 02, 2016, at 6:33 p.m.
The departure of one University of Maine women’s basketball coach has opened the door for promotions for two others. Black Bears head coach Richard Barron on Monday announced that he has promoted Augusta native Amy Vachon to associate head coach and has elevated Edniesha Curry to the No. 2 assistant …
By Pete Warner on May 01, 2016, at 6:17 p.m.
BANGOR | Ralph Payne is regarded as the best running back ever to play for Brewer High School and among the best in Maine history. On Sunday, at his enshrinement into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame, all he could talk about those with whom he shared success on …
By Pete Warner on April 30, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.
Trevor Bates was selected in the seventh round and was the 239th overall pick.
By Pete Warner on April 30, 2016, at 6:33 p.m.
Black Bears put up nine hits in an 8-1 victory in the first game of a doubleheader.
By Pete Warner on April 30, 2016, at 12:39 p.m.
“The three qualities for being hunters is we have to be hungry, skilled and determined. That’s Black Bear football,” Joe Harasymiak said.
By Pete Warner on April 29, 2016, at 3:08 p.m.
Black Bear baseball players and a coach have gone to spend time with young patients as part of the program’s community outreach.
By Pete Warner on April 27, 2016, at 9:15 p.m.
At Hampden, Lauren Guppy tripled while Kasidy Baker and Ashley Wiles both singled twice to pace Mt. Blue to the win over the Broncos. For Hampden, Abby Lord, Julia Sicard and Brooklynn Scott each had two singles. Mikayla Leland doubled and Erin Mitchell added a single. Farrington and Briggs; Sicard, …
By Pete Warner on April 27, 2016, at 8:12 a.m.
You’ll excuse Liam Coen if he’s more than a little excited about becoming the offensive coordinator for the University of Maine football team.
By Pete Warner on April 26, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
Todd Steelman confirmed he has agreed in principle to become the next head women’s basketball coach at Presbyterian University in Clinton, South Carolina.
By Pete Warner on April 25, 2016, at 7:25 p.m.
Black Bears coach Bob Walsh on Monday announced that Dusan Majstorovic plans to transfer to UMaine for the fall semester.
By Pete Warner on April 25, 2016, at 5:38 p.m.
We’re on to life after “Deflategate.”
By Ryan Dankert on April 23, 2016, at 11:28 p.m.
Caribou 5, Foxcroft Acad. 0 Singles: Ethan Plourde def. Kazu Kawashima 8-0, Alec Cyr def. Dyla Harmon-Weeks 8-1, Austin Scott def. Jerry Zhou 8-1; Doubles: Austin Cheplic-Emerson Duplissie-Cyr def. Griffin Lommis-Brandon Weston 8-1, Gabriel Rand-Seth Beidelman def. Mike Olebe-Gaven Cook 8-1
By Pete Warner on April 23, 2016, at 7:28 p.m.
Singles: Denny Young (PI) def. Chad Bartlett (OT) 8-4, Andre Daigle (PI) def. Brad Westura (OT) 8-4, Byron Winslow (PI) def. Zac Libby (OT) 8-3; doubles: Colin Daigle-Mason Young (PI) def. Mike Baker-Jay Theriault (OT) 8-2, Nick Ferro-Caleb Braley (OT) def. Isaac Madore-Gage Young (PI) 8-6.
By Pete Warner on April 20, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
Black Bears baseball coach Steve Trimper and women’s soccer coach Scott Atherley both have signed three-year extensions.
By Ryan Libby on April 18, 2016, at 7:42 p.m.
At Lincoln, Carter Ward hit an inside-the-park, three-run home run to highlight a 17-run fourth inning that propelled Mattanawcook Academy to victory. Ward also scored three runs. Travis Cropley picked up the win pitching five innings, scattering seven hits and striking out eight. Logan Thompson, Brady Pepin and Cropley each …
By Pete Warner on April 18, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
At Searsport, Troy Reynolds pitched a five-inning, no-hitter, striking out 12, as the Vikings defeated the Lakers. Reynolds and Charlie Spiegel each picked up three hits to pace the Searsport offense. Barrett Grant reached safely all three times and scored three runs. Matt Mendes scored the lone Greenville run after …
By Pete Warner on April 16, 2016, at 4:46 p.m.
The Black Bears went 5-for-6 with runners in scoring position against Retrievers starter Matt Chanin (0-5) to help set the tone for the win.
By Pete Warner on April 16, 2016, at 12:52 p.m.
With its top two catchers graduating this season, the University of Maine baseball team is going to need some help at that position in 2017.
By Pete Warner on April 15, 2016, at 1:26 p.m.
Barely 19 months into the arrangement signed with Black Bear Sports Properties, which manages the multimedia rights for UMaine athletics, Maine Savings already has generated nearly $29,000.