High School Sports
By Larry Mahoney on April 27, 2017, at 9:51 p.m.
By Ernie Clark on April 27, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Joe Nelson has been an active part of the Bangor High School athletic scene since playing sports for the Rams during the mid- and late-1980s.
By Ernie Clark on April 25, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Maine high school baseball officials spent much of 2016 working to comply with a national mandate to develop pitch limits. Implementation time has arrived.
By Ernie Clark on April 24, 2017, at 8:21 p.m.
The University of Maine-bound right-hander threw a five-hit shutout as the three-time defending state champions edged their cross-river rivals 1-0 in a one-hour, 20-minute pitchers’ duel at Mansfield Stadium.
By Larry Mahoney on April 24, 2017, at 8:01 p.m.
By Ernie Clark on April 22, 2017, at 1:01 a.m.
Cameron Fournier had not seen game action in nearly three years, after having his left (non-throwing) ring finger severed and his pinky finger and thumb damaged in a table saw accident in a woodworking class.
By Ernie Clark on April 21, 2017, at 8:03 p.m.
The Bangor High School baseball team battled through raw, damp conditions and a pesky challenge from Lewiston to open its season with a 7-5 victory.
on April 21, 2017, at 6:01 p.m.
By Larry Mahoney on April 21, 2017, at 5:27 p.m.
The game was shortened by the 12-run mercy rule.
By Ernie Clark on April 20, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.
The 28th annual Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Classic will return to the site of the event’s debut when it is played this summer at Hill Stadium on the campus of Thornton Academy in Saco.
on April 20, 2017, at 11:13 a.m.
By Larry Mahoney on April 19, 2017, at 5:40 p.m.
Edward Little and Brewer wound up combining for 23 hits but it was two defensive gems by Red Eddies junior right fielder Maddie Thistlewaite that played huge roles in their 11-6 triumph.
By Larry Mahoney on April 18, 2017, at 6:47 p.m.
“Over the first half of the season, we will use them in a rotation like baseball. That will help keep their arms fresh. Then we’ll see who rises to No. 1 at the end of the season.”
By Ernie Clark on April 17, 2017, at 5:46 p.m.
Three pitchers backed by errorless defense combined to throw a four-hit shutout and eight different batters contributed to a 15-hit offense as Old Town scored a 13-0 victory over Orono.
By Ernie Clark on April 14, 2017, at 3:36 p.m.
“They’re good, solid athletes who like to compete and win. Who doesn’t like to win? They’re a confident bunch but they know it’s a different game and they know we have some tough opponents out there so nothing’s a given.”
By Larry Mahoney on April 14, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
Ashlyn McDonald, of Tullahoma, Tennessee, played for Highland Community College in Kansas last season and averaged 5.8 points and 3.9 rebounds in 11.9 minutes of playing time.
By Ryan McLaughlin on April 13, 2017, at 10:44 a.m.
“My senior year of cross country was when I really realized I wanted to go to the University of Maine,” said Hassett.
By Ernie Clark on April 13, 2017, at 8:11 a.m.
The current crop of baseball-playing seniors at Old Town High School has won 36 of 38 games at the high school level during the last two seasons and last spring captured the Coyotes’ first regional title in the sport since 1993.
By Ernie Clark on April 11, 2017, at 6:26 a.m.
“I think schools are now starting to realize what a great sport lacrosse is and how popular it is.”
By Ernie Clark on April 10, 2017, at 3:25 p.m.
Ted Heroux, who guided the Lions to a state-record 602 victories along with eight state championships during a 45-year career, died Saturday.