High School Sports

 
Olivia King, pictured playing for the Old Town High School softball team in 2016, is transferring to the Taft School in Connecticut to play hockey, field hockey and softball.

Old Town hockey standout to join Trimper twins at Taft School

By Larry Mahoney on July 04, 2017, at 12:19 p.m.
Taft will add Old Town defensewoman Olivia King next season.
Haggie Pratt, pictured working as the head football coach at Nokomis High School in Newport in 2012, has left his post as the head coach at Mount View High in Thorndike to become the associate head coach at John Bapst Memorial High School in Bangor.

Mount View football coach steps down to join John Bapst staff

By Ernie Clark on June 29, 2017, at 11:25 a.m.
Ellsworth tennis coach Brian Higgins celebrates his 600th victory.

‘It’s a lifetime sport’: Ellsworth coach receives national tennis honor

By Ernie Clark on June 29, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Brian Higgins holds the distinction of being Maine’s winningest varsity coach for both boys soccer and tennis.

John Bapst names new boys soccer coach

By Ernie Clark on June 27, 2017, at 1:39 p.m.
Fred Lower

Hampden Academy football coach steps down to assume athletic administrator post

By Ernie Clark on June 27, 2017, at 10:26 a.m.
Brewer High School catcher Alex Maxsimic throws the ball back to the pitcher during the Class A-B senior all-star game at Colby College in Waterville on Friday night.

Brewer’s star catcher weighing baseball, education options

By Ernie Clark on June 27, 2017, at 1 a.m.
“It’s just all about whether I want to play baseball but get a business degree or go straight toward my career as an electrician.”
Orono High School's Jackson Coutts (right) receives the Dr. John Winkin Award as Maine's Mr. Baseball from Nick Caiazzo, president of Maine Baseball Coaches Association, at Colby College in Waterville on Friday.

Orono’s Coutts wins Mr. Baseball award

By Ernie Clark on June 23, 2017, at 8:39 p.m.

Winkin Mr. Baseball Award winners

on June 23, 2017, at 7:57 p.m.
Hermon's Hailey Perry catches a pitch during a game against Old Town in May 2016. Perry has been named Miss Maine Softball.

Hermon catcher earns Miss Maine Softball award

By Larry Mahoney on June 22, 2017, at 8:03 p.m.

New Nokomis football coach to emphasize hard work

By Ernie Clark on June 22, 2017, at 2:22 p.m.
Peter Kemble, pictured during Bangor High School's Class A North quarterfinal victory over Hampden Academy on June 8, will play this summer in the South Florida Collegiate League in preparation for his freshman season at the University of Maine. 
Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Bangor baseball ace to hone pitching skills in Florida

By Ernie Clark on June 21, 2017, at 4:08 p.m.

High school baseball all-star teams

on June 20, 2017, at 5:14 p.m.
Phil Faulkner

Maine Sports Legends to induct new class Sunday

By Ernie Clark on June 20, 2017, at 11:52 a.m.
The Maine Sports Legends will hold its annual Hall of Honors ceremony Sunday at the Alfond Youth Center in Waterville.
Mattanawcook Academy sophomore Cayden Spencer-Thompson finished second in the Emerging Elite long jump at the New Balance outdoor track and field national championships over the weekend.

Spencer-Thompson, Koffman shine at national championships

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 19, 2017, at 4:25 p.m.

Saturday’s high school baseball state summaries

on June 18, 2017, at 11:28 a.m.

High school softball state summaries

on June 18, 2017, at 9:37 a.m.

Coffin Field crew had a busy day preparing waterlogged field for C softball final

By Larry Mahoney on June 18, 2017, at 8:23 a.m.
“It was the worst I had ever seen the field on the day of a game,” Brewer softball coach Skip Estes said.
Penobscot Valley players celebrate after defeating Richmond, 4-0, in the State Class D softball title game at St. Joseph's College in Standish on Saturday.

Penobscot Valley halts Richmond streak at 88, wins ‘D’ softball title

By Bob Conn, Times Record on June 18, 2017, at 1:29 a.m.

Four-run seventh sparks Orono past Lisbon for ‘C’ baseball crown

By Pete Warner on June 17, 2017, at 9:47 p.m.
Members of the Bangor baseball team show off their championship trophy after beating Falmouth 4-3 in nine innings to win the Class A state baseball title at Morton Field in Augusta on Saturday.

Four in a row: Ninth-inning rally lifts Bangor to Class A baseball title

By Ernie Clark on June 17, 2017, at 9:05 p.m.