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By Pete Warner on Aug. 18, 2016, at 8:37 p.m.
Dave Hughes and Stu McNay earned a fourth-place finish in the Summer Olympics in Rio De Janeiro.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 17, 2016, at 10:56 p.m.
BALTIMORE– Jackie Bradley Jr. and Sandy Leon both hit two-run homers, and David Price threw six strong innings as the Boston Red Sox scored their sixth straight win with a rain-shortened 8-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night. The game was stopped after six innings due to rain …
By Pete Warner on Aug. 06, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
Multiple-time high school cross-country and track and field state champion Tia Tardy added another accolade to her impressive list of accomplishments Friday, when she claimed the girls title in the inaugural Beach to Beacon High School Mile at Fort Williams Park.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 05, 2016, at 4:12 p.m.
This summer, Justin Perillo, a 6-foot-3, 250-pound tight end from Wilmington, Delaware, has had more of a presence with the NFL’s Green Bay Packers.
on Aug. 05, 2016, at 12:56 p.m.
Katie Bergeron was genuinely excited to be in the Southern Maine Community College gym this week. Basketball has been a huge part of her young life, so it isn’t surprising that the Seawolves’ first-year women’s basketball head coach could be found on the court. What makes the experience unusual is …
By Pete Warner on Aug. 04, 2016, at 8:33 p.m.
BASEBALL OLD TOWN — Old Town Recreation Center is launching Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League for kids ages 8-12 (Little League eligible), and ages 13-14. The league will be kid-pitch and will feature a 14-game regular season, beginning Aug. 28. It will include an end-of-the-season playoff. Towns may submit more …
on Aug. 04, 2016, at 9:41 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Unforgettable. That’s the only way to explain Tuesday night’s Senior League World Series game between Maine District 3 champion Bronco-Hermon and U.S. West representative Wailuki, Hawaii. It was an electric atmosphere under the lights at Mansfield Stadium, which again was overflowing with baseball fans with the local …
By Pete Warner on Aug. 03, 2016, at 11:24 a.m.
The Indianapolis Colts are barely a week into their full training camp, but it is already apparent that a former University of Maine star could have a future with the NFL franchise.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 02, 2016, at 9:58 p.m.
Zach Nash turned a 6-3 double play to secure Maine’s 3-2 victory and a spot in the semifinal against Puerto Rico.
By Pete Warner on Aug. 02, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
“You go to the ball and do your job, catch it. I was going toward the ball and laid out and ended up landing on the warning track.”
on Aug. 01, 2016, at 3:57 p.m.
One of the things I miss most about watching youth sports regularly is the innocence of the game. There are no huge salaries, few hidden agendas and not many over-inflated egos. It’s young people and the games they love to play, with precious little to spoil their passion for competition. If you live anywhere …
By Pete Warner on Aug. 01, 2016, at 1:15 p.m.
If there was any doubt that the college football season is almost here, look no further than Monday’s announcement of the STATS Football Championship Subdivision Preseason All-America Team. Among the 99 players recognized is one from the University of Maine, defensive lineman Patrick Ricard. Ricard, a 6-foot-3, 285-pound senior from …
By Pete Warner on Aug. 01, 2016, at 7:47 a.m.
“God willing, I’ll be able to stay healthy and fit for many years to come,” BDN sports reporter Pete Warner writes.
By Pete Warner on July 22, 2016, at 7:26 p.m.
Jesse Larson matched the Bangor Municipal Golf Course mark established during the first round of the 2014 Greater Bangor Open by Mike Van Sickle.
By Pete Warner on July 22, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
“I love this place,” John Elliott said Monday after shooting a 2-under-par 67 in the first round of the 50th GBO. “This is the only tournament I haven’t won in New England, so I’m trying to win my first one.”
By Pete Warner on July 21, 2016, at 7:44 p.m.
Raoul Menard claimed a share of the Greater Bangor Open first-round lead at 5 under par.
By Pete Warner on July 19, 2016, at 5:40 p.m.
University of Maine men’s hockey goaltender Matt Morris continued preparations for his senior season by participating in the New Jersey Devils development camp last week. Morris was on hand for the sessions, which ran July 12-16 at the Barnabas Health Hockey House at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The …
By Pete Warner on July 19, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
Brian Morgan is eligible immediately and doesn’t have to sit out a season because he is a graduate transfer.
on July 19, 2016, at 12:02 p.m.
Parise Rossignol recently revealed that she was leaving the University of Maine women’s basketball team. The decision came two years after Rossignol finished her Van Buren High School career as the state’s No. 2 all-time scorer with 2,589 points. The move was somewhat surprising, given her tremendous previous success. Fans …
By Pete Warner on July 18, 2016, at 4:59 p.m.
The University of Maine women’s basketball team likely will have its hands full trying to replace eight graduated seniors during the 2016-2017 season.