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Lauter pitches Bronco-Hermon to District 3 Junior baseball title

By Ernie Clark on July 20, 2016, at 9:13 p.m.
Post 51, made up of players from the Oakland-Waterville-Fairfield area, finished its regular season as the zone’s top seed with a 16-5 record.

Brewer all-stars advance to District 3 Senior League championship

on July 19, 2016, at 10:58 p.m.
BANGOR — Josiah Cyr turned in a strong relief effort to help lead the Brewer all-stars by Old Town 9-4 Tuesday night in the elimination round of the District 3 Senior League baseball tourney at Mansfield Stadium. Brewer (4-1) advanced to the championship round against unbeaten Bronco-Hermon at 5 p.m. …

Brewer, Old Town all-stars to vie for berth in Senior League championship

on July 18, 2016, at 9:25 p.m.
BANGOR | Brewer received solid pitching efforts from James McGlaughlin, Josh Pellegrino, Zach Steiger and Preston Weatherbie to eliminate Bangor 6-2 late Sunday night in the District 3 Senior League all-star baseball tourney at Mansfield Stadium. Brewer will take on Old Town in an elimination-round game at 7:30 p.m. …

Bronco-Hermon Junior all-stars gain spot in championship round

on July 17, 2016, at 9:41 p.m.
BANGOR | The Bronco-Hermon Junior League all-star team advanced to the championship round of the District 3 baseball tourney with a 14-13 victory over Old Town Saturday at Mansfield Stadium. Holbrook ousted Bangor 7-6 in the day’s second game of the double-elimination tourney and will take on Old Town …
Bronco-Hermon's Mark Mailloux (right) safely slides to third past Sebasticook Valley's Ben Southwick during their District 3 Senior League all-star baseball tournament game at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor Friday.

Bronco-Hermon, Brewer win Senior League tourney openers

By Ernie Clark on July 15, 2016, at 10:57 p.m.
BANGOR | Less than two weeks remain until the start of the 2016 Senior League World Series, but for six teams from throughout Eastern Maine the postseason is already under way at Mansfield Stadium. Bronco-Hermon and Brewer scored victories Friday in opening-day play of the Maine District 3 tournament …

Houlton all-stars capture their first District 3 baseball crown since 1976

on July 15, 2016, at 10:32 p.m.
ORRINGTON | The Houlton all-stars captured the District 3 Little League baseball title for ages 11-12 Friday with a 13-1 victory over Brewer/Orrington. It’s Houlton’s first District 3 championship since 1976 and the all-stars advanced to the state tourney and will return to Orrington next weekend for the opening …

Old Town, Ellsworth all-star teams win district titles

on July 14, 2016, at 9:41 p.m.
BREWER | The Old Town all-stars scored early to surge ahead en route to beating Bangor East 6-2 and winning the District 3 Little League baseball championship for ages 9-10 Thursday. Old Town advanced to the state tourney in Westbrook and will play its opener at 1 p.m. Saturday, …

Bangor East tops Brewer to earn berth in District 3 final

By Ernie Clark on July 14, 2016, at 7:14 a.m.
Bangor East will play Old Town in the championship game at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

Strong start propels Bangor East by Hermon in District 3

on July 12, 2016, at 9:48 p.m.
Bangor East scored eight runs in the second inning to jump out to an early lead en route to a 16-5 victory over Hermon Tuesday in a District 3 Little League baseball all-star game for ages 11-12. Quinn McCaffrey highlighted the inning with a two-run triple. Bangor …

Bangor East all-stars rally past Bangor West in District 3 tourney

on July 11, 2016, at 9:46 p.m.
Bangor East rallied from a seven-run deficit to beat Bangor West 11-10 in a District 3 Little League baseball all-star tourney game Monday at Taylor Field. Bangor East stayed alive in the double-elimination tourney with a 3-1 record while Bangor West ended with a 2-2 mark. Keegan …

Bangor, Brewer stay alive in Junior League all-star tourney

on July 10, 2016, at 9:15 p.m.
Bangor and Brewer all-star teams survived the losers bracket round on Saturday to state alive in the District 3 Junior League all-star baseball tourney in games at Mansfield Stadium. Brewer eliminated Sebasticook Valley 6-5 and Bangor ousted Houlton 22-1 in five innings after Sebasticook and Houlton both …
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Houlton rallies by Old Town in sixth for District 3 victory

on July 08, 2016, at 9:48 p.m.
HOULTON — Brock Thompson hit a one-out solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to give Houlton a 4-3 victory over Old Town in a District 3 Little League baseball all-star game Friday. Silas Graham chipped in with a solo homer in the third inning for Houlton …

Summer baseball roundup: Albert pitches Old Town Junior baseball stars past Sebasticook

on July 06, 2016, at 9:36 p.m.
BANGOR | Chris Albert pitched a one-hit shutout, striking out five, to lead Old Town to a 13-0 District 3 Junior League baseball all-star victory over Sebasticook on Wednesday at Mansfield Stadium. Tyler McCannell paced the offense with three singles and two RBIs, Ethan Hayes provided two singles and …

Houlton rallies by Bronco all-stars to earn District 3 victory

on July 01, 2016, at 9:49 p.m.
HOULTON — Silas Graham’s two-run home run in the top of the fourth inning snapped a 2-2 tie and lifted Houlton by Bronco of Hampden 4-2 in a District 3 Little League baseball all-star tourney game for ages 11-12 Friday. Graham finished with two hits for Houlton while Nolan Hodgkins …

Ellsworth, Bangor West all-stars post Little League victories

on June 29, 2016, at 9:49 p.m.
ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth pitcher David Baugh struck out nine batters in five innings to help lead his team by Calais 3-0 in a District 1 Little League baseball all-star game for ages 11-12 Wednesday. Michael Palmer came on to pitch one shutout inning of relief. Nathan Smith singled and drove …

Houlton baseball, Lincoln softball post all-star victories

on June 28, 2016, at 9:37 p.m.
D3 baseball, 11-12 Houlton 13, Sebasticook 4 At Houlton, Haven Hanning hit a two-run home run to help Houlton beat Sebasticook Valley in the District 3 tourney game. Nolan Hodgkins notched the pitching win with eight strikeouts in 5 ⅓ innings. He helped his cause with a double and a …

Brewer-Orrington, Bronco among Little League all-star winners

on June 27, 2016, at 11:06 p.m.
Brewer-Orrington 2, Bangor East 1 At Taylor Field in Bangor, Brewer-Orrington pitchers Gavin Carr and Jacob McKenney combined to pitch a one-hitter to defeat Bangor East 2-1 in a District 3 Little League all-star baseball game Monday.. It was the first game of district play for both teams. Brewer-Orrington scored …
Islanders board the ferry to Rockland on Saturday.

Bats, balls and ferry tickets: Little League on a Maine island

By Ernie Clark on June 03, 2016, at 10:30 a.m.
“Riding a boat can be a hassle for islanders, but the time our team gets to spend together — an hour and a half to get to the mainland and a hour and a half going back every week — it’s an incredible bonding time for them.”

TV, radio sports schedule for Aug. 29-30, 2015

on Aug. 28, 2015, at 5:14 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING NASCAR Camping World Truck, practice, 9:30 a.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, XFINITY, The Road America 180, qualifying, 12:15 p.m., race, 3 p.m., NBCSN-TV IndyCar, practice, 1:30 p.m., qualifying, 6 p.m., NBCSN-TVStory continues below advertisement. BASEBALL, LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES The International championship, 12:30 p.m., ABC-TV U.S. Championship Game, 3:30 …

TV, radio sports schedule for Aug. 24, 2015

on Aug. 24, 2015, at 5:49 a.m.
BASEBALL, LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES Consolation game, noon, ESPN-TV Elimination game, 2 & 8 p.m., ESPN-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at CHICAGO WHITE SOX, 8 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 (94.9 …