Sports briefs for July 14, 2016

By Staff and Wire Reports on July 14, 2016, at 9:03 p.m.
Orono fencer cracks top 100 at national competition Orono’s Erin Gerbi cracked the top 100 nationally during the United States Fencing Association’s Summer Nationals in Dallas last week. The 13-year-old competed in the sabre division for the older Y14 group and finished 94th in the event. However, Gerbi wasn’t able …

TV, radio sports schedule for July 15, 2016

on July 14, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR Sprint Cup, practice, 11:30 a.m., qualifying, 4:30 p.m., NBCSN-TV NASCAR XFINITY, practice, 1 p.m., NBCSN-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at N.Y. YANKEES, 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 …
Maryland Terrapins midfielder Connor Kelly (right) drives against North Carolina Tar Heels midfielder Brett Bedard during their lacrosse game May 30 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Houlton resident Ken Ervin is looking to bring lacrosse to the youths of Aroostook County.

New Houlton resident introducing lacrosse to Aroostook County

By Joseph Cyr on July 07, 2016, at 12:23 p.m.
An introductory clinic for boys and girls between the ages of 7-12 will be held starting Monday, July 11.
 Peri West

Boston native named Thomas women’s lacrosse coach

on June 07, 2016, at 5:50 p.m.
WATERVILLE, Maine —- Peri West has been named the head women’s lacrosse coach at Thomas College, Director of Athletics David Roussel announced Tuesday. West begins the job next Monday. A Boston native, West comes to Thomas after four years at Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. She started the Hendrix program, …

Sports briefs for May 25, 2016

By Staff and Wire Reports on May 25, 2016, at 10:50 p.m.
Husson senior all-star choice NEWTON, Massachusetts — Husson men’s lacrosse senior attacker Brandon Corbo has been selected to compete in the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association East–West Senior All-Star Game. The contest will be held at Golden Bear Stadium on the campus of Western New England University on Friday, June …

Local sports results for May 25, 2016

on May 25, 2016, at 10:20 p.m.
COLLEGE BASEBALL America East Tournament (First Game) STONY BROOK 1, MAINE 0 Maine 000-000-000 — 0 6 0 Stony Brook (25-25) 000-000-001 — 1 4 1 Fullmer, Marks (5), Johnson (5), Silva (7) and Stypulkowski; Lee, Rodliff (8) and Real E: none; Honeyman; 2B: Ridley, Chappell; none; HR: none; Honeyman …

Local sports results for May 20, 2016

on May 20, 2016, at 9:43 p.m.
Results HIGH SCHOOL Friday’s Results BASEBALL Ashland 11, Southern Aroostook 8 Central 16, Bangor Christian 4 Erskine Academy 5, Oceanside 4 Fort Fairfield 10, Central Aroostook 3Story continues below advertisement. Houlton 14, Calais 1 Mattanawcook Academy 7, Stearns 4 Nokomis 4, Medomak Valley 1 Orono 12, Lee Acad. 1 Penobscot …

TV, radio schedule for May 21-22, 2016

on May 20, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING FIA Formula E Championship, 9:30 a.m., FS1-TV IndyCar, Indianapolis 500, qualifying, 4 p.m., ABC-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Sprint All-Star Race, 9 p.m., FS1-TV; WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM), WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radioStory continues below advertisement. BASEBALL, COLLEGE CREIGHTON at ST. JOHN’S, noon, FS1-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR …

Local sports results for May 19, 2016

on May 19, 2016, at 9:56 p.m.
Results HIGH SCHOOL Thursday’s Results BASEBALL Fort Kent 11, Wisdom 1 George Stevens Academy 3, Ellsworth 2 Hermon 9, John Bapst 5 Old Town 3, Mount Desert Island 1Story continues below advertisement. SOFTBALL Fort Kent 11, Wisdom 9 George Stevens Academy 6, Ellsworth 3 Hermon 29, John Bapst 0 Old …

Local sports results for May 18, 2016

on May 18, 2016, at 9:38 p.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Baseball Deer Isle-Stonington at Sumner, 4:30 p.m. Ellsworth at George Stevens Acad., 4:30 p.m. Hermon at John Bapst, 4:30 p.m. Maine Central Institute at Lincoln Acad., 4 p.m.Story continues below advertisement. Mount Desert Island at Old Town, 4:30 p.m. Rangeley at Richmond, 4 p.m. Washburn at …

Local sports results for May 16, 2016

on May 16, 2016, at 9:57 p.m.
Batter up BASEBALL Little League At Old Town Rotary 3, Kiwanis 2 Rotary top hitters: Isaac Hayes triple, double; Drew Haas double; winning pitcher: Cam Avery (complete game); Kiwanis: Maddox Sapiel 2 singles; Dakota Pinkham double Bell’s IGA 8, Aubuchon 5 Bell’s IGA top hitters: Grayson Thibeault 3 singles, Preston …

Maine college roundup: Schwanz, Johnson propel UMaine baseball past Colby

on May 04, 2016, at 9:02 p.m.
WATERVILLE | Tyler Schwanz stroked a two-run home run and two doubles on Wednesday afternoon, sparking the University of Maine to a 9-3 baseball victory over Colby College at Coombs Field. Schwanz hit a two-run homer during a four-run second inning that gave the Black Bears (11-22) the lead …

Deshaies lifts Husson women’s lacrosse into semifinals

on April 29, 2016, at 9:34 p.m.
BANGOR | Amanda Deshaies scored on a free position shot with 3:11 remaining on Friday afternoon, lifting fourth-seeded Husson University to a 12-11 victory over No. 5 Green Mountain College in a North Atlantic Conference women’s lacrosse quarterfinal at Boucher Field. Deshaies connected for six goals to propel Husson …

Maine college roundup: Deshaies propels Husson women’s lacrosse past MMA

on April 25, 2016, at 9:33 p.m.
BANGOR — Amanda Deshaies netted five goals and added an assist on Monday afternoon to spark Husson University to a 13-3 North Atlantic Conference women’s lacrosse victory over Maine Maritime Academy at Boucher Field. Samara Oliver scored twice for Husson (6-6, 5-3 NAC), while Alissa Fallon provided a goal and …

College roundup: UMF softball team earns three NAC victories

on April 24, 2016, at 8:48 p.m.
FARMINGTON — The University of Maine-Farmington softball team picked up three North Atlantic Conference wins over the weekend. On Saturday, UMF piled up 18 hits in the nightcap to win 14-3 and salvage a doubleheader split against the Johnson State Badgers, who won the first game 4-3. On Sunday, UMF …

Raymond leads UMF women’s lacrosse team past MMA

on April 20, 2016, at 7:02 a.m.
The University of Maine at Farmington rolled to a 13-5 women’s lacrosse victory over Maine Maritime Academy on Tuesday night behind a career-high four goals from sophomore Carly Raymond.

Maine college roundup: UM-Farmington softball team sweeps UMPI

on April 16, 2016, at 11:17 p.m.
Kailyn Hill pitched a four-hit shutout in a 2-0 win in the opener on Sunday, then Emily Vitone fired a seven-hitter in a 2-1 victory in the nightcap as the University of Maine-Farmington swept a softball doubleheader from UMaine-Presque Isle. In Game 1, Hill struck out three …

College roundup: Errors costly for Maine softball team in loss to Harvard

on April 14, 2016, at 8:51 p.m.
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts — Freshman third baseman Maegan Lantz drove in four runs with a homer and a single and junior Taylor Cabe tossed 3 ⅔ innings of four-hit, one-run relief as Harvard outlasted Maine for its sixth straight softball win, 10-7 on Thursday. Lantz’s team-leading fifth homer of the season, …

College roundup: Oakland standout becomes USM baseball’s all-time hits leader

on April 12, 2016, at 8:15 p.m.
GORHAM | Sam Dexter stroked a double and a home run while accounting for three runs batted in on Tuesday afternoon, leading No. 18 University of Southern Maine to a 6-1 baseball victory over Husson University at USM Baseball Stadium. Dexter, a senior from Oakland, became the Huskies’ all-time …

College roundup: Healy helps Husson softball team sweep UMPI

on April 11, 2016, at 9:13 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE — Husson University’s Alannah Healy allowed only three hits in seven innings to lead the Eagles to a 4-0 victory over the University of Maine-Presque Isle Owls in the first game of a doubleheader Monday at O’Keefe Field. Husson won the second game 8-0 in five innings to …

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