America East

Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz celebrates after hitting a home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning Friday night at Fenway Park in Boston.

UMaine women’s soccer schedule features five home games

on July 01, 2016, at 11:08 p.m.
ORONO | The University of Maine women’s soccer team will host five regular season home games as well as a contest in Saco in the upcoming season as it looks to improve on its America East semifinal finish a year ago. “Our 2016 schedule is balanced,” Maine coach Scott …
 Maine's Colin Ridley makes contact on a pitch against Albany during an America East tourney game Thursday night at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Albany eliminates UMaine baseball from America East tourney

By Larry Mahoney on May 27, 2016, at 1:06 a.m.
Senior reliever Sam DeCelle, who entered the game with an 11.30 ERA, stranded the bases loaded in the ninth inning as Albany ousted the University of Maine 9-8 in their elimination game at the America East baseball tourney Thursday night at LeLacheur Field in Lowell, Massachusetts. Sixth seed Maine finished …

Wednesday’s UMaine America East baseball tournament summaries

on May 25, 2016, at 11:03 p.m.
COLLEGE BASEBALL America East Tournament (First Game) STONY BROOK 1, MAINE 0 Maine 000-000-000 — 0 6 0 Stony Brook (25-25) 000-000-001 — 1 4 1 Fullmer, Marks (5), Johnson (5), Silva (7) and Stypulkowski; Lee, Rodliff (8) and Real E: none; Honeyman; 2B: Ridley, Chappell; none; HR: none; Honeyman …

UMaine baseball to battle Stony Brook in league tourney

on May 24, 2016, at 6:39 p.m.
College Baseball America East Tournament No. 6 MAINE vs. No. 3 STONY BROOK Time, site: Wednesday, 3:30 p.m., LeLacheur Park, Lowell, Mass. Records: Maine 19-33, Stony Brook 24-25 Series, last meeting: Stony Brook leads 44-29; Stony Brook 9-0 on May 15 Key players: Maine — 3B Danny Casals (.309-3 home …

Oklahoma State-Maine summary

on May 22, 2016, at 11:34 a.m.
COLLEGE SOFTBALL OKLAHOMA STATE 10, MAINE 1 Oklahoma State (30-25) 004 301 2 — 10 14 0 Maine 000 100 0 — 1 4 3 Freeze and Shippy; Flowers, Kennedy (3), Bogdanovich (4) and Bouchard E: Lennon, Derrick, Moore; 2B: Mikkelson; HR: Mikkelson (11); LOB: OKS 7, Maine 4; DP: …

Maine-Binghamton summary

on May 22, 2016, at 11:30 a.m.
COLLEGE BASEBALL MAINE 12, BINGHAMTON 7 Maine (19-33) 001 106 103 — 12 11 2 Binghamton (27-23) 001 400 200 — 7 8 4 Murphy, Courtney (4), Johnson (5), Butler (8), Salcedo (9) and Stypulkowski; Wegmann, Gallagher (5), Liegi (6), Horibata (8), Ringo (9), Orlando (9) and Posavec E: Pena, …
Maine's Kevin Stypulkowski hit two home runs in his team's 12-7 triumph over regular season titlist Binghamton on Saturday in Vestal, New York.

Maine baseball team wins regular season finale; faces Stony Brook in league tourney

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2016, at 11:15 p.m.
The University of Maine baseball team will be the sixth seed and will face No. 3 Stony Brook (N.Y.) in its America East Tournament opener on Wednesday at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts, after concluding the regular season with a 12-7 triumph over regular season titlist Binghamton on Saturday in …
University of Maine softball catcher Janelle Bouchard.

Oklahoma State eliminates UMaine softball from NCAA Regional behind 14-hit attack

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2016, at 11:07 p.m.
Senior Tiffany Mikkelson drove in five runs with a three-run homer, double and single and freshman Taylor Lynch had four singles and an RBI as Oklahoma State used a 14-hit attack to oust the University of Maine from the NCAA Tournament’s Athens (Georgia) Regional 10-1 at Jack Turner Stadium on …

Friday’s UMaine-Georgia softball summary

By Larry Mahoney on May 20, 2016, at 8:18 p.m.
COLLEGE SOFTBALL GEORGIA 6, MAINE 0 Maine (28-20) 000-000-0 — 0 5 2 Georgia (41-17) 202-011-x — 6 9 0 Bogdanovich and Bouchard; Wilkinson, Bass and Browne E: Niland, Bogdanovich; none; 2B: none; DiCarlo 2, Puailoa; 3B: none; Iosefa; HR: Iosefa (21); LOB: Maine 4, Georgia 7; DP: Georgia; SB: …

First-place Binghamton sweeps UMaine in baseball doubleheader

on May 20, 2016, at 6:52 p.m.
Binghamton University manufactured two fifth-inning rallies on Friday to register a sweep of its America East baseball doubleheader against the University of Maine at Varsity Field.

UMaine softball faces challenge vs. Georgia in NCAA Tourney

on May 19, 2016, at 6:33 p.m.
NCAA Tournament Athens Regional MAINE vs. No. 16 GEORGIA Time, site: Friday, 3:30 p.m., University of Georgia softball stadium Records: Maine 28-19, Georgia 40-17 Series, last meeting: first meeting Key players: Maine — C Janelle Bouchard (.395-5 home runs, 39 runs batted in, 38 runs), LF Rachel Harvey (.352-5-23), 2B …

UMaine baseball team closing nonleague schedule at Boston College

on May 16, 2016, at 7:08 p.m.
Baseball MAINE vs. BOSTON COLLEGE Time, site: 4 p.m. Tuesday, Pellagrini Diamond, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts Records: Maine 18-31, Boston College 29-18 Series, last meeting: Maine leads 24-13, BC 12-0 on 5/12/15 Key players: Maine — 3B Danny Casals (.305, 3 home runs, 15 runs batted in, 12 stolen bases), LF …
Jaclyn Masters of the University of Maine clears the bar during the pole vault competition at the America East Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The graduating senior from Auburn, who raised her school record to 13 feet, 3 3/4 inches at Sunday's ECAC meet in New Jersey, has qualified for the NCAA Division I East Prelims.

UMaine seniors qualify for NCAA preliminary meet

By Pete Warner on May 16, 2016, at 5:34 p.m.
ORONO | Commencement exercises were held at the University of Maine on Saturday, but the athletic careers of two track and field standouts will continue for at least two more weeks. Outgoing seniors Robyn McFetters and Jaclyn Masters of the Black Bears track and field team have earned their …

Saturday’s UMaine-Albany softball summary

on May 15, 2016, at 2:03 p.m.
College softball MAINE 14, ALBANY 1 (5 inns.) Maine (28-19) 425-30 — 14 18 1 Albany (33-18) 000-10 — 1 4 0 Bogdanovich and Bouchard; Cooper, Verdolivo (3) and Snow E: Coyne; none; 2B: Leonard, Carlson, Harvey, Niland; Costello; HR: none; Snow; LOB: Maine 7; Albany 4; SB: Lennon; none; …
Senior right-hander Logan Fullmer, pictured during a 2015 game, pitched seven innings of five-hit ball on Saturday afternoon, helping the University of Maine earn a 2-1 America East baseball victory over Stony Brook at Mahaney Diamond in Orono.

Senior graduates, pitches UMaine baseball team to lone weekend win

By Pete Warner on May 14, 2016, at 5:35 p.m.
ORONO | Logan Fullmer had a lot on his mind on Saturday. In the morning, he and six teammates participated in commencement at Alfond Arena. A few hours later, across campus, the senior right-hander pitched seven strong innings to help the University of Maine post a 2-1 victory over …
Janelle Bouchard

UMaine softball to play Georgia in NCAA Tourney after winning league title

By Pete Warner on May 14, 2016, at 4:07 p.m.
Erin Bogdanovich pitched a four-hitter and the University of Maine backed her with a tournament-record 18 hits on Saturday afternoon as the Black Bears claimed the America East softball championship with a 14-1, five-inning victory over the University at Albany at Vestal, New York. Coach Mike Coutts’ team (28-19) claimed …
Pitcher Erin Bogdanovich of the University of Maine, pictured during an April 9 game against the University of Massachuetts Lowell, pitched a six-hit shutout on Friday to lead the Black Bears into the championship round of the America East tournament at Vestal, New York.

UMaine softball team advances to conference championship

on May 13, 2016, at 7:14 p.m.
VESTAL, New York — Junior left-hander Erin Bogdanovich fired a six-hit shutout on Friday afternoon to lead the No. 2 University of Maine to a 3-0 victory over No. 1 Binghamton in second round of the the America East softball tournament at Binghamton University. Coach Mike Coutts’ Black Bears (27-19) …

UMaine baseball closes home schedule vs. Stony Brook

on May 13, 2016, at 6:55 p.m.
Baseball MAINE vs. STONY BROOK Time, site: 3 p.m. Saturday (2), 1 p.m. Sunday; Mahaney Diamond, Orono Records: Maine 17-29 (6-11 America East), Stony Brook 20-23 (9-7) Series, last meeting: Stony Brook leads 40-28, SBU 2-1 on 4/2/16 Key players: Maine — LF Colin Ridley (.295, 6 home runs, 32 …

UMaine softball team faces Albany in AE tourney

on May 11, 2016, at 10:27 p.m.
America East Tournament MAINE vs. ALBANY Time, site: Thursday, 1:30 p.m., Bearcats Sports Complex, Vestal, New York Records: Maine 24-19, Albany 32-16 Last meeting: Albany 5-3 on 4/24/16 Key players: Maine — C Janelle Bouchard (.394-4 homers-35 runs batted in, 13 doubles), LF-C Rachel Harvey (.371-5-22), CF Rachel Carlson (.333-0-15), …
University of Maine pitcher John Arel, pictured during an April 8 game in Orono, worked six innings of four-hit ball on Saturday to help the Black Bears split an America East doubleheader against the University at Albany.

Albany baseball team takes 2 of 3 league games from UMaine

on May 07, 2016, at 6:32 p.m.
The teams play the rubber game of the series on Sunday at noon.