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Second annual Girls Golf Fair in Maine

on June 11, 2015, at 5:16 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine —  The First Tee of Maine, in collaboration with Women’s Maine State Golf Association and Southern Maine Women’s Golf Association, will hold its second annual Girls Golf Fair 1-3 p.m. Sunday, June 28, rain or shine, at the short-game practice area adjacent to Riverside South Golf Course. The Girls …

TV, radio schedule for June 12, 2015

on June 11, 2015, at 4:45 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice, 11:30 a.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, XFINITY, Practice,1 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE TORONTO at BOSTON, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WSYY Millinocket (94.9 FM), WEGP Presque Isle …
Sandra Sinford (from left), Ava Dray and Evan Dray take turns trying to sink their soccer balls during a round of FootGolf at Great Cove Golf Course in Roque Bluffs.

Footgolf, a soccer-golf combo, teeing off at Washington County course

By Larry Mahoney on June 05, 2015, at 11:05 a.m.
Bussy Sinford and his wife, Tela, own the Great Cove Golf Course in Roque Bluffs and Tela said they have been interested in getting some “young people out here.” They think they have found a way by opening a course for footgolf, which is a combination of soccer and golf. …

On Deck, a sports calendar for June 4, 2015

on June 04, 2015, at 7:37 p.m.
BASEBALL WATERVILLE — The 14th annual Fantasy Baseball Trip to benefit the Alfond Youth Center in Waterville will be held Wednesday-Sunday, July 29-Aug. 2. Games will be July 29, White Sox at Red Sox; July 30, Tigers at Orioles; July 31, Braves at Phillies; Aug. 1, Braves at Phillies, and …

TV, radio schedule for June 5, 2015

on June 04, 2015, at 4:11 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice, noon, qualifying, 4:30 p.m., FS1-TV IndyCar, qualifying, 6 p.m., NBCSN-TV NASCAR, Camping World Truck, WinStar World Casino 400, qualifying, 6 p.m., race, 9 p.m., FS1-TV; WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio BASEBALL, COLLEGE NCAA super-regional playoff, 4:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., ESPN2-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE OAKLAND …

TV, radio schedule for June 4, 2015

on June 03, 2015, at 4:59 p.m.
BASEBALL, HIGH SCHOOL WINTHROP vs. DIRIGO, Mountain Valley Conference Championship, 4:30 p.m., WOXO Norway (100.7 FM) radio; Internet Radio (MaineBaseballReport.com) BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE MINNESOTA at BOSTON, 4 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WSYY …

TV Radio schedule for May 30-31, 2015

on May 29, 2015, at 4:57 p.m.
SATURDAYAUTO RACING NASCAR, XFINITY, 2:30 p.m., FOX-TV; WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Practice, 1 p.m., FS1-TV IndyCar, Race 1, 3:30 p.m., ABC-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at TEXAS, 7 p.m., FOX-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), …

Local sports results for May 28, 2015

on May 28, 2015, at 9:39 p.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Softball Ashland at Limestone, 4 p.m. Brunswick at Lewiston, 4 p.m. Camden Hills at Morse, 4 p.m. Central at George Stevens, 4:30 p.m. Cony at Bangor, 4 p.m. Dexter at Bucksport, 4:30 p.m. Edward Little at Oxford Hills, 4 p.m. Fort Kent at Madawaska, 4 p.m. …

TV Radio schedule for May 29, 2015

on May 27, 2015, at 4:30 p.m.
BASEBALL, HIGH SCHOOL HAMPDEN at BREWER, 7 p.m., WEZQ-FM, Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at TEXAS, 8 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WSYY Millinocket (94.9 FM), WEGP Presque Isle (1390 …
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Bangor Municipal Golf Course golf pro Rob Jarvis chips a shot of of the sand trap Wednesday.

Pro tips: Polish your golf swing, get out of sand traps

By Larry Mahoney on May 23, 2015, at 11:28 a.m.
BANGOR | A wayward tee shot or approach shot has landed in a bunker or in the deep rough. The next shot probably will dictate whether you’ll be able to save par on the hole. Bangor Municipal assistant golf pro Rob Jarvis offers the following tips for enhancing your …

Golf group awards 15 scholarships to high school students

on May 22, 2015, at 5:55 p.m.
The Maine State Golf Association’s scholarship committee has named 15 recipients for awards of $1,500 renewable for up to four years of undergraduate education, the association announced in a news release Friday. The Maine State Golf Association Scholarship Fund, formerly known as the Maine Caddie Scholarship, has given more than …

On Deck, a sports calendar for May 21, 2015

on May 21, 2015, at 8:03 p.m.
BASEBALL WATERVILLE — The 14th annual Fantasy Baseball Trip to benefit the Alfond Youth Center in Waterville will be held Wednesday-Sunday, July 29-Aug. 2. Games will be July 29, White Sox at Red Sox; July 30, Tigers at Orioles; July 31, Braves at Phillies; Aug. 1, Braves at Phillies, and …
The 10th hole at Sugarloaf Golf Club is ready for another season.

Sugarloaf Golf Club to open for 30th season

on May 21, 2015, at 4:01 p.m.
CARRABASSETT VALLEY | Favorable spring weather, minimal winter ice buildup and aggressive cultural practices last summer have the Sugarloaf Golf Club sporting some of the best turf conditions in its history as the course prepares to begin its 30th season on Friday, according to a Sugarloaf news release. The …
Rob Jarvis

Bangor Municipal Golf Course to add four-hole course for youngsters

By Larry Mahoney on May 19, 2015, at 4:52 p.m.
The Bangor Municipal Golf Course plans to add a small, four-hole course for youngsters. The course will be tied to the First Tee Program, which teaches the game to youngsters ages 5-17 and is in its third season at Bangor. The course is expected to be completed by the end …

TV, radio schedule for May 20, 2015

on May 19, 2015, at 4:22 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE TEXAS at BOSTON, 7 p.m., ESPN-TV, NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WSYY Millinocket (94.9 FM), WEGP Presque Isle (1390 AM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 …

On Deck, a sports calendar for May 14, 2015

on May 14, 2015, at 7:52 p.m.
BASEBALL WATERVILLE — The 14th annual Fantasy Baseball Trip to benefit the Alfond Youth Center in Waterville will be held Wednesday-Sunday, July 29-Aug. 2. Games will be July 29, White Sox at Red Sox; July 30, Tigers at Orioles; July 31, Braves at Phillies; Aug. 1, Braves at Phillies, and …

Sports briefs for May 14, 2015

By Staff and Wire Reports on May 14, 2015, at 7:34 p.m.
UMaine’s Bogdanovich gains regional honor ORONO | University of Maine softball pitcher Alexis Bogdanovich of South Portland has received National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Northeast Region Third Team honors. Bogdanovich, the America East Pitcher of the Year, led the league in ERA (1.73) and strikeouts (182) while her 15 wins …

TV Radio schedule for May 16-17, 2015

on May 14, 2015, at 9:31 a.m.
Saturday, May 16 AUTO RACING Indianapolis 500, Qualifying Day 1, 4 p.m., ABC-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series: All-Star Race, qualifying, 6:30 p.m., WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio; 7 p.m., WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio, FS1-TV; NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series: All-Star Race, 9 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, COLLEGE MAINE at …

TV, radio schedule for May 13, 2015

on May 12, 2015, at 4:32 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at OAKLAND, 3:30 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WSYY Millinocket (94.9 FM), WEGP Presque Isle (1390 AM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 AM), …

TV, radio schedule for May 12, 2015

on May 11, 2015, at 4:25 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR Live, 10:30 p.m., WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio BASEBALL, COLLEGE MAINE at BOSTON COLLEGE, 3 p.m., WWNZ Veazie (1400 AM) radio, UMaine Internet (GoBlackBears.com) BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE NEW YORK YANKEES at TAMPA BAY, 7 p.m., WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio BOSTON at OAKLAND, …
 
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