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Saturday’s Husson-Thomas baseball summaries

on April 02, 2016, at 9:37 p.m.
COLLEGE (Saturday’s First Game) THOMAS 8 HUSSON 7 Thomas 511 100 0 — 8 13 3 Husson 200 050 0 — 7 11 4 Fleming, Esposito (5) and Beeson; Graff, Hanscom (1), A. Smith (1), Allender (4), Holmes (7) and Huston E: Sommers, Vinall, Smestad; Huston 2, Rebar, Wong; 2B: …
Husson University's Andrew Curran (left) slides safely into home past Thomas College's Alex Curtis during their baseball game at Husson in Bangor on Saturday.

Husson salvages baseball split with Thomas

By Larry Mahoney on April 02, 2016, at 7:34 p.m.
Both teams are now 7-8.

College Roundup: UMaine softball team splits with Rhode Island

on March 30, 2016, at 9:39 p.m.
KINGSTON, Rhode Island — Molly Flowers and Nikki Misner combined on a five-hit shutout on Wednesday afternoon, leading the University of Maine to a 9-0 softball victory over Rhode Island. The Rams bounced back to win the nightcap 10-9. In the opener, Flowers (7-5) spaced three hits and two walks …
Husson Univeristy men's soccer coach Gavin Penny.

Husson names assistant coach to head men’s soccer team

By Larry Mahoney on March 29, 2016, at 5:08 p.m.
Gavin Penny, who spent the past two years as Jeff Gettler’s assistant coach with the Husson men’s soccer team, has been named to replace Gettler.

UMaine softball sweeps Quinnipiac in doubleheader

on March 27, 2016, at 1:29 a.m.
HAMDEN, Connecticut — Molly Flowers scattered four hits and struck out 13 in the second game, leading the Maine Black Bears to a 3-1 victory and a sweep of their softball doubleheader of the Quinnipiac Bobcats on Saturday. UMaine won the opener 9-2. Maine improved to 10-11 while Quinnipiac slipped …

College roundup: Thomas baseball splits doubleheader with Loras

on March 23, 2016, at 9:16 p.m.
AUBURNDALE, Florida — Nik Beeson singled twice and drove in two runs amidst an 11-run fourth inning to power the Terriers to a 15-9 victory in the first game of a doubleheader. Loras took the second game 9-0. In the opener, Beeson finished with five hits, including a triple, and …
University of Maine's Troy Reid-Knight (right) drives the lane against Husson University's Trevon Butler during their exhibition game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Nov. 11, 2015.

Husson senior earns NABC district honor

on March 17, 2016, at 7:38 p.m.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Trevon Butler, one of the catalysts in Husson University’s run to a North Atlantic Conference championship and an NCAA tournament berth, has added to his list of postseason honors. The senior forward on Thursday was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Division III All-Northeast …

Husson, UNE to compete in football

on March 17, 2016, at 4 p.m.
BANGOR | Husson University and the University of New England have agreed to compete in the sport of football, beginning with a sub-varsity home-and-home series in 2017, Husson Director of Athletics Frank Pergolizzi and UNE Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Jack McDonald announced Thursday. The first varsity …

COLLEGE ROUNDUP: Schwanz’s bat helps UMaine baseball halt 4-game skid

on March 16, 2016, at 8:44 p.m.
Tyler Schwanz belted a solo home run to tie the game in the ninth inning on Wednesday, then contributed an RBI single during a five-run 10th that lifted the University of Maine to an 11-6 victory over Lehigh at Lake Myrtle Park in Winter Haven, Florida. Schwanz added a double …
Husson University's Christian Corneil (right) slides safely back to first base past Southern Maine's Anthony Capuano during their baseball game at Winkin Complex at Husson in Bangor in this April 2015 file photo.

Strong pitching provides positive outlook for Husson baseball

By Larry Mahoney on March 16, 2016, at 7:17 p.m.
BANGOR | The Husson University baseball team plays its home opener against Bates on Sunday, and eighth-year head coach Jason Harvey is optimistic. The Eagles are coming off a 26-17 campaign, and Harvey said this is the hardest working group of players he has ever coached. Husson was picked …

College roundup: UMaine baseball rallies past LIU Brooklyn

on March 09, 2016, at 9:36 p.m.
DELAND, Florida — Jeremy Pena walked, advanced on Brendan Geary’s sacrifice bunt and scored on an error while taking third on a ground ball by Danny Casals in the eighth inning on Wednesday night, helping the University of Maine eke out a 3-2 baseball victory over Long Island University Brooklyn …
Lake Region's Alexander Langadas (right) goes up for two past Ellsworth's Bruce St. Peter during their Class B boys state championship Feb. 27 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

Ellsworth senior to continue family basketball legacy at Husson

on March 09, 2016, at 7:45 p.m.
Bruce St. Peter might be a bit more comfortable than your average freshman when he arrives on the Husson University campus. Husson announced on Wednesday that the Ellsworth High School basketball standout plans to further his education and his career at the Bangor school. St. Peter is a legacy for …

Maine softball team opens with victory

By Staff and Wire Reports on March 07, 2016, at 9:16 p.m.
CLEARWATER, Florida — Felicia Lennon recorded an RBI double and run-producing single to help the Maine Black Bears open their softball season with a 7-4 victory over Indiana University Purdue at Fort Wayne on Monday. Lennon smacked the RBI double to score Erika Leonard in the first inning and added …

Amherst edges Husson men on late 3-pointer

on March 04, 2016, at 10:07 p.m.
AMHERST, Massachusetts — Jeff Racy buried a 3-pointer with 15 seconds to play on Friday night, lifting 13th-ranked Amherst College to a 74-72 victory over Husson University of Bangor in the first round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship. The teams battled back and forth throughout as the …
The University of Maine’s Issac Vann (left) goes up hard for two past Husson University’s Tyler Norris during their exhibition game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Nov. 7, 2015. Vann has been named to the America East All-Rookie team and will lead the Black Bears in their AE quarterfinal against Vermont Wednesday night.

Husson, UMaine teams ready for tournament games

By Pete Warner on Feb. 29, 2016, at 3:56 p.m.
It is going to be an exciting week for the basketball teams at the University of Maine and Husson University.
Trevon Butler (left) of Husson University, pictured in a November 2015 game, scored 25 points on Saturday to spark the Eagles past Colby-Sawyer for the North Atlantic Conference men's basketball championship.

Butler propels Husson men to NAC title

on Feb. 27, 2016, at 9 p.m.
BANGOR | Trevon Butler failed to make a field goal in the first half of Saturday’s North Atlantic Conference final against Colby-Sawyer. In the second half, he almost could not miss. Husson University’s senior forward, the NAC Player of the Year, went 7-for-9 from the 3-point arc in the …
Kenzie Worcester

Worcester sparks Husson women to NAC crown

on Feb. 27, 2016, at 7:59 p.m.
BANGOR | Kenzie Worcester conceded on Friday night that she doesn’t get nervous playing basketball. That confidence comes from playing on four consecutive state championship teams at Washburn High School. On Saturday afternoon, the freshman guard’s big-game experience again helped yield a championship. Worcester connected for a game-high 22 …

Husson men battle past Thomas into NAC title game

By Pete Warner on Feb. 26, 2016, at 9:16 p.m.
BANGOR | The atmosphere was electric on Friday night at Newman Gymnasium. Husson University fed off the energy of a capacity crowd of 1,200 and rewarded the hometown fans for their support by posting a 91-76 victory over Thomas College of Waterville in a North Atlantic Conference men’s basketball …

Husson’s NAC semifinal basketball summaries

on Feb. 26, 2016, at 8:25 p.m.
College basketball Women Husson 69, New England C. 55 New England College (19-8) McKnight 1-7 2-2 4, Lillard 7-16 4-6 19, Davis 2-4 0-0 4, Durham 5-13 4-4 14, Ramirez 2-3 2-2 6, Bainbridge 0-1 0-0 0, Vien 0-0 0-0 0, Favreau 2-8 0-0 5, Mols 0-0 0-0 0, Parker …
Victoria McIntyre

Senior provides late spark as Husson women reach NAC final

By Pete Warner on Feb. 26, 2016, at 6:36 p.m.
Victoria McIntyre scored 13 of her game-high 20 points in the fourth quarter, including nine during a clinching run that lifted Husson to victory.