High School Sports

 
Houlton coach Shawn Graham speaks to his team during a timeout in the second overtime period of Saturday's basketball game against Hermon. The Shires pulled out a 58-51 win to stay unbeaten.  
Joseph Cyr

Houlton girls need 2 OTs to beat Hermon, stay unbeaten

By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Jan. 21, 2017, at 8:17 p.m.

Saturday’s Brewer-Bangor boys basketball summary

on Jan. 21, 2017, at 7:56 p.m.
Jared Austin (right) of Brewer, pictured during a Jan. 6 game against Hampden Academy, scored 14 points on Saturday to lead the Witches to a 48-27 victory over arch-rival Bangor at Brewer High School.

Brewer boys clamp down on defense, beat rival Bangor

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 21, 2017, at 7:44 p.m.
Hermon's Keenan Marseille is focused on the rim as he goes in for a layup against Houlton during Saturday's game at Houlton. Hermon rolled to a 59-44 victory.  
Joseph Cyr

Second-half surge carries Hermon boys past Houlton

By Joseph Cyr, Staff Writer on Jan. 21, 2017, at 4:37 p.m.

Messalonskee-Hampden girls basketball sum

on Jan. 20, 2017, at 11:13 p.m.

Friday’s high school swimming results

on Jan. 20, 2017, at 10:38 p.m.
 Hampden Academy's Sophia Narofsky (center) drives up for two past Messalonskee's McKenna Brodeur during their basketball game in Hampden Friday.

Freshman leads undefeated Messalonskee girls past Hampden Academy

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 20, 2017, at 9:30 p.m.
Gabrielle Wener scored a career-high 21 points, including five 3-pointers, and she also grabbed seven rebounds and made two steals
Austin Lufkin of Brewer High School competes in the shot put during the Penobscot Valley Conference-Eastern Maine Indoor Track League championship meet on Feb. 6, 2016. The senior recently extended his PVC-EMITL record to 59 feet, 11 3/4 inches.

This Brewer shot putter is shattering records, inching closer to 60-foot mark

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 19, 2017, at 9:57 a.m.

Second-half surge lifts Hermon boys basketball team past Central

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 18, 2017, at 10:01 p.m.
“Rebounding is key on the road, and I thought the kids did a really good job that way tonight.”
Easton boys basketball coach Manny Martinez looks on during Wednesday night's game at Fort Fairfield Wednesday in Easton. The Tigers won 78-61.  
Contributed photo | Barbara Halvorson

Fort Fairfield blows past Easton for eighth straight win

By Kevin Sjoberg, Presque Isle-Star Herald on Jan. 18, 2017, at 10 p.m.
Stearns head coach Nick Cullen celebrates during the Class D North state softball championship game at Coffin Field in Brewer in this June 2016 file photo.

‘Thoughtless, encouraging touch’ led to resignation of Stearns coach

By BDN Staff Reports on Jan. 18, 2017, at 3 p.m.
Nick Cullen’s resignation on Tuesday as the head girls basketball coach at Stearns High School in Millinocket apparently was related to his touching one of his players during a game last Friday night.
Old Town-Orono's Ben Allan-Rahill (right) checks Houlton-Hodgdon-Southern Aroostook-Katahdin's Nick Delucca into the boards during their hockey game Saturday at Alfond Arena in Orono.

Old Town, Orono build strong hockey program with cooperative effort

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 18, 2017, at 2:54 p.m.
“They’re definitely a good team,” said Brewer coach Lance Ingerson. “They’re fast, and they pass the puck well.”
Stearns head coach Nick Cullen celebrates during the Class D North state softball championship game at Coffin Field in Brewer in this June 2016 file photo.

Stearns girls basketball coach resigns

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 17, 2017, at 9:13 p.m.
Millinocket superintendent said that Nick Cullen has stepped down from his coaching position but will return to his math teaching duties on Monday.
Stearns head coach Nick Cullen celebrates during the Class D North state softball championship game at Coffin Field in Brewer in this June 2016 file photo.

Stearns girls basketball coach placed on paid administrative leave

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 16, 2017, at 9:39 p.m.
“He is on paid administrative leave until we can complete an investigation,” Millinocket Superintendent of Schools Frank Boynton said.

High school skiing results

on Jan. 16, 2017, at 8:56 p.m.
Bangor celebrates after finding out they placed second during the Class A cheerleading championship at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Feb. 6, 2016. Lewiston placed first.

Bangor, Medomak Valley capture KVAC cheering titles

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 16, 2017, at 3:05 p.m.
Next up are the Maine Principals’ Association regional championships on Saturday, Jan. 28.

Thornton Academy senior wins Fitzpatrick Trophy

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 16, 2017, at 1:48 p.m.
Thornton Academy senior Mike Laverriere was awarded the coveted James J. Fitzpatrick Trophy on Sunday at an awards presentation in Portland.
Sarah Stoddard (center) of East Grand School goes up for a shot during a game against Hodgdon earlier this season. Stoddard scored her 1,000th career point on Jan. 10 at Danforth.  
Joseph Cyr | Houlton Pioneer Times

East Grand senior scores 1,000th career point

By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Jan. 16, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.

Central, John Bapst basketball sum

on Jan. 15, 2017, at 3:40 p.m.

High school swimming weekend results

on Jan. 15, 2017, at 3:19 p.m.