Local Sports Results for Aug. 28, 2016

on Aug. 28, 2016, at 8:41 p.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Boys Soccer Limestone at Van Buren, 5 p.m. Wisdom at Central Aroostook, 7 p.m. Girls Soccer Limestone at Van Buren, 7 p.m. Wisdom at Central Aroostook, 5 p.m.Story continues below advertisement.   Results HIGH SCHOOL Saturday’s Results GIRLS SOCCER Ashland 6, Fort Fairfield 0 BOYS SOCCER …

Blueberry road race results

on Aug. 22, 2016, at 9:29 p.m.
Road racing Blueberry 5-Miler, 1-miler At Machias 5-mile results 1. Steve Harding, Santa Barbara 29:00; 2. Eric Mauricette, 29:05; 3. Addison Cote, Calais 31:07; 4. Pete Williams, Lubec 31:29; 5. Michael Roux, Rockland 32:06; 6. Evan Merchant, Beals 32:28; 7. Owen Murphy, Camas 33:59; 8. Romayn Richards, 34:15; 9. Michael …
Participants in 2015 On Track to Recovery 5K Walk/Run

Augusta nonprofit invites community to race for recovery

By Courtney Yeager on Aug. 18, 2016, at 9:08 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 7:30 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Kennebec River Rail Trail, Augusta, Maine For more information: 213-4523 AUGUSTA — Crisis and Counseling Centers will celebrate recovery from mental health and substance abuse issues at the agency’s family-friendly third annual On Track to Recovery 5K Walk-Run on Saturday, …
Runners in the Elite Women's division start the Beach to Beacon 10K Saturday in Cape Elizabeth.

Maine native Ben True first American to win Beach to Beacon 10K

By Lee Horton, Sun Journal on Aug. 06, 2016, at 4:04 p.m.
North Yarmouth native Ben True finished in just over 28 minutes.
Lincoln native Tia Tardy (center) and Castine's John Hassett pose with race founder and Olympic gold medalist Joan Benoit Samuelson after winning the Beach to Beacon High School Mile Friday at Fort Williams Park in Cape Elizabeth.

Eastern Maine standouts win inaugural Beach to Beacon High School Mile

By Pete Warner on Aug. 06, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
Multiple-time high school cross-country and track and field state champion Tia Tardy added another accolade to her impressive list of accomplishments Friday, when she claimed the girls title in the inaugural Beach to Beacon High School Mile at Fort Williams Park.

Local sports results for July 30-31, 2016

on July 31, 2016, at 9:35 p.m.
Senior League WORLD SERIES At Mansfield Stadium, Bangor Sunday, July 31 G1: U.S. Central 6, Europe-Africa 0 G2: U.S. Southeast 4, U.S. East 3 G3: Maine District 3 9, U.S. Southwest 8 G4: Latin America vs. Canada, 8 p.m.Story continues below advertisement. Monday, Aug. 1 G5: Asia-Pacific vs. U.S. Central, …
William Kincaid (left) and Ben True (middle) and Ryan Hill (right) compete during the men’s 5000 meter first-round heats in the 2016 U.S. Olympic track and field team trials at Hayward Field on July 4 in Eugene, Oregon.

TD Beach to Beacon 10K adds two top Mainers to world-class field

on July 27, 2016, at 2:33 p.m.
“Ben [True] and Riley [Masters] will bring a large amount of inspiration to our younger runners.”
Bernard Lagat (right) and Hassan Mead (left ) celebrate after placing first and second in the 5,000 meters during the U.S. Olympic Team Trials Saturday night at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Maine native Ben True (rear, red shirt) finished fifth.

Maine runners fail in attempts to make U.S. Olympic team

BDN staff and wire reports on July 09, 2016, at 9:08 p.m.
EUGENE, Oregon — North Yarmouth native Ben True finished fifth and Bangor native Riley Masters placed 16th in the 5,000-meter final of the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials Saturday night and failed to gain one of the top three spots on the U.S. team for the Rio Games. Bernard …

Hunt Memorial 3K road race results

on July 04, 2016, at 9:44 p.m.
At Brewer, Bangor 1 Adam Goode 9:16, 2 David Kerschner 9:20, 3 Ben Allen 9:27, 4 Matt Homich 9:30, 5 Dominic Martin 9:46, 6 Andrew Goupee 9:57, 7 Perry Lebreton 9:59, 8 William Webb 10:02, 9 Gabe Coffey 10:08, 10 Cameron Mathies 10:18, 11 Bob Ciano 10:21, 12 Eric Petley …

Two Maine runners advance to final at US Olympic Trials

on July 04, 2016, at 9:38 p.m.
North Yarmouth native Ben True and former Bangor High School running standout Riley Masters each advanced to the final of the 5,000-meter run
Kaitlin Saulter

Former Hermon star leaving UMaine soccer team

By Larry Mahoney on July 04, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.
Hermon’s Kaitlin Saulter has decided to become a full-time track athlete.

Weekend road race results

on June 26, 2016, at 10:39 a.m.
41st Annual Tour Du Lac 10 Miler At Bucksport 1. Taylor Washburn 53:32, 2. Erik McCarthy 53:32, 3. Adam Goode 54:44, 4. Matt Homich 58:09, 5. Andrew Kephart 59:30, 6. Andy Beardsley 1:02:21, 7. Bob Ciano 1:03:38, 8. Eric Petley 1:04:18, 9. Ethan Dapice 1:05:03, 10. Tracy Guerrette 1:05:04, 11. …
Friends Sami Wilson (left) of Orono and Marie Miller of Blanchard Township are gearing up to participate in the 4K For Cancer.

Maine friends to run across US, honor family members affected by cancer

By Pete Warner on June 10, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
“Every single day, everybody on the team dedicates a day of their running to someone or multiple people.”
Amy Badger Clark of Brewer waves to a friend as she competes in stocking feet during the Black Bear Half Marathon on Sunday in Orono. Clark, who was experiencing significant discomfort in her right foot, ditched her shoes at the 7-mile mark, tossed the socks at Mile 10 and finished in her bare feet.

Brewer runner finishes Black Bear Half Marathon in bare feet

By Pete Warner on June 07, 2016, at 4:37 p.m.
Her race included 7 miles in painful sneakers, 3 miles in socks and 3 miles barefoot.

Weekend road racing results

on June 05, 2016, at 6:52 p.m.
4th Annual Acadia Half Marathon and 10K At Bar Harbor 10K results 1. Brendan O’Keefe, Seal Cove 36:23 2. AJ Freeman, North Aurora 36:23 3. Oliver Johnston, Bar Harbor 39:55 4. Alex Carideo, Yardley 40:52 5. Kate Fulham, Framingham 41:39 6. Peter Keeney, Bar Harbor 42:32 7. Ian McMillan, Sedgwick …

Black Bear Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K set for Sunday

on May 31, 2016, at 3:43 p.m.
This year’s race has attracted runners from 24 states in the U.S. as well as from Canada.

UMaine freshmen organize food pantry fundraiser

By Rich Romero on May 19, 2016, at 10:56 a.m.
Saturday, June 11, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Brewer Community School, Brewer, Maine For more information: 605-1218 BREWER — Persistence paid off for two University of Maine freshmen and Brewer High School alumnae who wanted to organize a fundraiser for a local food pantry. Abigail Durrah and Breannah Geiser …
P.J. Gorneault of Caribou competes in the 34th Sugarloaf Marathon Sunday. He won the race with a time of 2 hours, 35 minutes, 24.5 seconds.

Caribou runner captures 34th Sugarloaf Marathon

on May 15, 2016, at 7:07 p.m.
CARRABASSETT VALLEY | With cool temperatures, clouds, and intermittent rain showers providing favorable conditions for runners, 37 year-old P.J. Gorneault of Caribou won the 34th annual Sugarloaf Marathon Sunday in 2 hours, 35 minutes, and 24 seconds. Thirty-two year-old Leah Frost of Glover, Vermont, claimed the women’s title with …
John Holyoke of Brewer High School, who is now the BDN's Outdoors Editor, shows off his high jump form in 1981. Brewer is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its outdoor track program on Saturday.

Brewer High School track athletes linked by century of tradition, pride

By Pete Warner on May 06, 2016, at 10:30 a.m.
Representatives from several decades of Brewer track and cross-country are planning to attend the festivities celebrating 100 years.
Orono High School's Tia Tardy.

Orono High School junior wins national title in 1-mile race

on March 13, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
NEW YORK — Orono High School running standout Tia Tardy won the 1-mile race in the Emerging Elite competition at the New Balance Nationals Indoor Championships Saturday at The Armory. Tardy, a junior, finished in meet-record time of 4 minutes, 55.57 seconds to earn the national title, edging Sam Peterman …