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UP NORTH MOTORSPORTS

Biggest Race Weekend of the Year

on May 29, 2017, at 1:53 a.m.
What a busy weekend of motorsports events! Whew, I think I will need a few days to recover and I wasn’t racing!

Weekend golf results

on May 28, 2017, at 9:23 p.m.

Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500

By The Sports Xchange on May 28, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.

Mariners end Red Sox’s six-game winning streak

By Gethin Coolbaugh, The Sports Xchange on May 28, 2017, at 6:55 p.m.

Speedway 95, Oxford auto racing results

on May 28, 2017, at 5:49 p.m.

High school tennis state singles tourney results

on May 28, 2017, at 5:40 p.m.

HS track and field: PVC Large School Championship results

on May 28, 2017, at 5:31 p.m.

Weekend harness racing starters, results

on May 28, 2017, at 5:27 p.m.

Coastal Chaos 2017

By Christa Calder on May 28, 2017, at 11:04 a.m.

THE BAM is the Latest Ingredient in Jeff Solari’s Sports Chowdah Newsletter

By Jeff Solari on May 28, 2017, at 10:23 a.m.
U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, R-Kentucky, a Hall of Fame pitcher, smiles as he talks about progress made by Major League Baseball in dealing with steroids in Washington, Nov. 15, 2005.

Jim Bunning, Hall of Fame baseball pitcher and former US senator, dies at 85

By Matt Schudel, The Washington Post on May 28, 2017, at 8:49 a.m.
Jim Bunning, a hard-throwing Hall of Fame pitcher who once threw a perfect game and who took his intimidating, combative style from the baseball diamond to Capitol Hill as a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives and later as a two-term U.S. senator from Kentucky, died May 26 at a hospice facility in northern Kentucky.

MDI boys, Bangor girls win PVC large school championships

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 27, 2017, at 9:20 p.m.

Oxford Hills baseball team beats Bangor to take first place in ‘A’ North standings

By Randy Whitehouse, Sun Journal on May 27, 2017, at 8:43 p.m.
Cody Pasic of the University of Maine celebrates after hitting a double during Saturday's game against Binghamton at the America East tournament in Lowell, Massachusetts. The Black Bears won 8-3.  
Brandon Poli | UMaine athletics

UMBC outlasts UMaine to win America East baseball crown

By Larry Mahoney on May 27, 2017, at 8:25 p.m.
John Bapst's Paul Branch returns a shot to Morse High School's Thomas Jarmusz during their match in the Round of 16 at the MPA singles tennis tournament at Colby College in Waterville on Saturday. Branch fell to Jarmusz in three sets.

Unranked veteran joins top seeds in state singles tennis semifinals; matches moved to Portland

By Ernie Clark on May 27, 2017, at 7:59 p.m.

Junior Golf Classes Available At Hidden Meadows Golf Course

By Joe Perdue on May 27, 2017, at 8:36 a.m.
COMMENTARY
BDN assistant sports editor Pete Warner holds heavy ropes while doing jumping jacks during a recent workout session at Wilcox Wellness and Fitness in Bangor.

For BDN editor, 55, benefits abound after a year of healthier living

By Pete Warner on May 27, 2017, at 7:44 a.m.
For years, I had joked that the last time I was “in shape,” was when I ran cross country at Bangor High School in 1978.
THE DRIVE

Strides in Green: “The Progression” of the Boston Celtics

on May 27, 2017, at 4:24 a.m.
American author Stephen King of Bangor, Maine, takes in the game between the Boston Red Sox and Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park in Boston on Friday night. The Red Sox won 3-0.

Rodriguez, Red Sox relievers combine for shutout of Mariners

By The Sports Xchange on May 26, 2017, at 10:48 p.m.
University of Maine pitcher Nick Silva led the Black Bears to a 3-0 victory over Stony Brook in the America East Tourney on Friday night.

UMaine blanks Stony Brook to stay alive in America East Tourney

By Larry Mahoney on May 26, 2017, at 10:43 p.m.