American Legion

 

‘Next generation’ leads Bangor on American Legion title quest

By Ernie Clark on July 20, 2017, at 1:48 p.m.
“We’ve had some really good players come through the program, but this is the next generation,” said Bangor Coffee News head coach Dave Morris.

2017 Zone 1 American Legion baseball schedule

on July 10, 2017, at 8:05 p.m.

Local harness racing, American Legion baseball, all-stars, road racing

on July 05, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.

Guerrette leads Riverdogs by Skowhegan

on June 18, 2017, at 9:01 p.m.

Bangor to host New England Junior Legion baseball tourney

By Ernie Clark on June 09, 2017, at 4:20 p.m.
The New England Zone 1 Junior Legion championships, an eight-team, three-day event, is scheduled to be played Aug. 4-6.

2017 Zone 1 American Legion baseball schedule

on June 07, 2017, at 2:30 p.m.
The Zone 1 American Legion baseball season begins on June 17 with opening-day games. The zone schedule has been changed to 15 regular-season games after the Motor City entry folded because it could not find a coach.

Zone 1 Legion teams to play revised, 15-game schedule

By Ernie Clark on June 07, 2017, at 1:04 p.m.
Motor City's Jackson Coutts (second from left) is called safe at home past Brewer's Matt Pushard (left) during a 2015 American Legion baseball game at Husson University in Bangor.

Zone 1 team folds, opens door for temporary Legion baseball ‘free agency’

By Ernie Clark on June 02, 2017, at 2:38 p.m.
The era of free agency in sports has arrived in the American Legion Zone 1 baseball ranks — at least for this summer.
Post 51's Zach Mathiev (left) avoids the tag at home past Comrades' Sam Huston during their American Legion baseball tournament game in July 2015 at Husson University in Bangor.

American Legion state tourney returning to Bangor

By Ernie Clark on April 25, 2017, at 3:44 p.m.
The American Legion baseball state tournament will return to the Queen City this summer — a year earlier than anticipated.

Thursday’s UMaine-UNH men’s basketball summary

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 10:19 p.m.
Bangor High School pitcher Trevor DeLaite adjusts the ball for a pitch during practice in Red Barry Gym in Bangor in this March 2016 file photo.

American Legion baseball adopts pitch-count limits

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 13, 2016, at 2:18 p.m.
When the 2017 American Legion baseball season begins next June, it will be the pitches that are counted, not the innings.
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Hermon’s Mark Mailloux makes a running catch for an out against Old Town during the Class B North championship game at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor in this June 2016 file photo. Mailloux, playing for Bronco-Hermon, made a diving catch in a Senior League World Series game Sunday night at Mansfield that was shown during the Top 10 plays segment on ESPN’s “Sportscenter."

Hermon outfielder’s catch earns spot on ‘SportsCenter’ Top 10 plays

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.”

Local sports results for Aug. 1, 2016Senior League World Series scores, schedule

on Aug. 01, 2016, at 9:38 p.m.

Local sports results for July 30-31, 2016

on July 31, 2016, at 9:35 p.m.

Yankee Ford ends Bangor Coffee News’ two-year title run

By Ernie Clark on July 31, 2016, at 8:34 p.m.
Yankee Ford ended Bangor Coffee News’ two-year hold on the championship trophy Sunday, when two Bangor coaches were ejected, with an emotional 5-4 victory over the Comrades at Morton Field — aided by a leading star turned unsung hero.

Bangor to play in Legion baseball state final Sunday

on July 30, 2016, at 8:45 p.m.

Local sports results for July 29, 2016

on July 29, 2016, at 9:56 p.m.
Kyle Stevenson of Bangor's Coffee News slides into home plate against Rogers Post in the fifth inning during their American Legion state tournament baseball game Friday at Morton Field in Augusta.

Bangor’s Coffee News rolls to third win at Legion state tourney

By Tony Blasi, Sun Journal on July 29, 2016, at 9:56 p.m.
The Bangor-based Coffee News Comrades took Rogers Post out for a walk with a lopsided 14-3 victory.
Ryan Brookings (left) of Coffee News slides into home safely while Pastime catcher Brock Belanger awaits a throw during their American Legion baseball state tournament game on Thursday at Morton Field in Augusta.

Bangor’s Coffee News silences previously unbeaten Lewiston in tourney

By Wil Kramlich, Sun Journal on July 28, 2016, at 7:50 p.m.
The win advances the 20-5 Comrades to a winners’ bracket game at 3:30 p.m. Friday against the winner of a matchup between Yankee Ford of South Portland and Rogers Post of Auburn.
Peter Kemble of the Coffee News Comrades of Bangor pitches against Skowhegan during the Zone 1 American Legion baseball tournament on Friday night at Husson University's Winkin Complex.

Two-time champion Coffee News seeks American Legion tourney crown

By Ernie Clark on July 25, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.
Coffee News seeks to become the first team to win three straight state Legion titles since Nova Seafood of Portland won four in a row between 2001 and 2004.