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TV, radio sports schedule for May 3, 2016

on May 02, 2016, at 5:33 p.m.
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), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3 FM), WPEI Portland/Saco (95.9 …
Lewiston's Abdi Shariff-Hassan (left) and Abdulkarim Abdulle (right) miss one of many opportunities to put the ball past Cheverus goalie Jacob Tomkinson during the state championship soccer game at Deering High School in Portland on Nov. 8, 2014.

Maine Sports Hall of Fame to honor Lewiston soccer team

on April 20, 2016, at 5:50 p.m.
PORTLAND | The young men hail from the United States, Germany, Somalia, Congo, Turkey and Kenya. Some fled refugee camps. Together, they formed a team — the Lewiston High School boys soccer squad. Each day they chanted, “Pamoja ndugu,” meaning “Together brothers.” And last fall, the Blue Devils finished …
University of Maine baseball head coach Steve Trimper (left), pictured during a 2015 game, has been granted a three-year contract extension. He is in his 11th season leading the program.

Two UMaine coaches receive 3-year contract extensions

By Pete Warner on April 20, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
Black Bears baseball coach Steve Trimper and women’s soccer coach Scott Atherley both have signed three-year extensions.

TV, radio schedule for April 20, 2016

on April 19, 2016, at 4:32 p.m.
BASEBALL, HIGH SCHOOL OXFORD HILLS at BANGOR, 1 p.m., WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio, Internet (929theticket.com) BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE TAMPA BAY at BOSTON, 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 (94.9 FM), …

On Deck, a sports calendar for April 14, 2016

on April 14, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.
ADVENTURE RACING DANFORTH — East Grand Adventure Race, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14, East Grand School. Race includes 20-mile race including a compass run, mountain biking, paddling (canoe or Kayak), mud crawl, two-person cross cut saw competition, tomahawk throwing and log rolling.Entry fee is $20 per person, which includes …

On Deck, a sports calendar for April 7, 2016

on April 07, 2016, at 8 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR | Husson Baseball April Vacation Clinic for youth ages 5-14, 9-11 a.m. Monday-Wednesday, April 18-20, Husson Baseball Field. Clinic includes mechanics of throwing, hitting drills, infield/outfield drills, baserunning. Cost is $100. For information, call 992-4948. BASEBALL/SOFTBALL BREWER — Sluggers Baseball and Softball Training Facility is offering daily …

TV, radio schedule for April 7, 2016

on April 06, 2016, at 5:50 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR, XFINITY, O’Reilly Auto Parts 300, practice, 5 p.m., 7 p.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Duck Commander 500, practice , 5:30 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at CLEVELAND, 6 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), …

TV, radio schedule for April 2-3, 2016

on April 01, 2016, at 6:18 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, The STP 500, practice, 10 a.m., 1 p.m., FS1-TV; WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio NASCAR, Camping World Truck, The Alpha Energy Solutions 250, qualifying, 11 a.m., race, 2:30 p.m., FS1-TV; WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio Formula One, Bahrain Grand Prix, qualifying, 12:30 p.m., NBCSN-TV …

US women’s soccer champs demand equal wages, conditions

By Suzannah Gonzales, Reuters on April 01, 2016, at 10:18 a.m.
The athletes claim some of them earn as little as 40 percent of what men’s team players make.

Sports briefs for March 29, 2016

on March 29, 2016, at 7:52 p.m.
Soccer legend Pele sues Samsung over image in newspaper ad Brazilian soccer legend Pele has sued Samsung Electronics Co for at least $30 million, alleging the Korean company improperly used a look-alike in an advertisement that ran in the New York Times without permission. According to the complaint filed this …
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.

TV, radio schedule for March 29, 2016

on March 28, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
BASKETBALL, MEN NIT Tournament BYU vs. VALPARAISO, 7 p.m., ESPN-TV GEORGE WASHINGTON vs. SAN DIEGO STATE, 9 p.m., ESPN-TV BASKETBALL, NBA HOUSTON at CLEVELAND, 8 p.m., TNT-TV WASHINGTON at GOLDEN STATE, 10:30 p.m., TNT-TV HOCKEY, NHL BOSTON at NEW JERSEY, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio COLORADO at …

TV, radio schedule for March 26-27, 2016

on March 25, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
SATURDAY BASEBALL, COLLEGE MAINE vs. BINGHAMTON, 1 p.m., 4 p.m., WWNZ Veazie (1400 AM) radio; UMaine Internet (GoBlackBears.com) TCU at TEXAS, 3:30 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, SPRING TRAINING BOSTON vs. BALTIMORE, 1 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor (620 AM), WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM) radio BASKETBALL, MEN NCAA Tournament Regional Finals OKLAHOMA vs. …

TV, radio schedule for March 25, 2016

on March 24, 2016, at 4:51 p.m.
BASEBALL, SPRING TRAINING PITTSBURGH vs. BOSTON, 6 p.m., NESN-TV; WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM, WZON Bangor (620 AM) radio ST. LOUIS vs. NY METS, 1 p.m., ESPN-TV BASKETBALL, MEN NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinals VIRGINIA vs. IOWA STATE, 7 p.m., CBS-TV; WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio NOTRE DAME vs. WISCONSIN, 7:15 p.m., …

TV, radio schedule for March 19-20, 2016

on March 18, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, 10:30 a.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, XFINITY, TreatMyClot.com 300,qualifying, noon, race, 4 p.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice, 2:30 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, SPRING TRAINING ST. LOUIS at BOSTON, 1 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor (620 AM), WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM) radio BASKETBALL, MEN NCAA Tournament Second Round …

Sports briefs for March 18, 2016

on March 18, 2016, at 5:39 p.m.
Colby names new women’s soccer coach WATERVILLE — Kristin Shaw, a former player in the Women’s Premier Soccer League with collegiate coaching experience at NCAA Division I and III levels, has been named head coach of the Colby College’s women’s soccer team. Just the seventh head coach since the women’s …

TV, radio schedule for March 17, 2016

on March 16, 2016, at 4:49 p.m.
AUTO RACING Formula One, Australian Grand Prix, practice, 9:30 p.m., NBCSN-TV BASKETBALL, MEN NCAA Tournament DUKE vs. NORTH CAROLINA (Wilmington), noon, CBS-TV; WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio TEXAS TECH vs. BUTLER, 12:30 p.m., TRU-TV COLORADO vs. CONNECTICUT, 1 p.m., TNT-TV; WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio IOWA STATE vs. IONA, 1:30 …

TV, radio schedule for March 12-13, 2016

on March 11, 2016, at 5:39 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Good Sam 500, practice, 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, XFINITY, Axalta Faster Tougher Brighter 200, qualifying, 11:30 a.m., FS1-TV; race, 2:30 p.m., FOX-TV FIA Formula E Championship, 4:30 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, COLLEGE MAINE at STETSON, 2 p.m., WWNZ Veazie (1400 AM) radio BASEBALL, …

TV Radio schedule for March 3, 2016

on March 02, 2016, at 4:19 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE SPRING TRAINING BOSTON vs. MINNESOTA, 7 p.m., WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM) radio; WDEA Internet ( www.wdea.am); WZON Bangor (620 AM) radio BASKETBALL, MEN ILLINOIS at MARYLAND, 7 p.m., ESPN-TV GEORGIA at SOUTH CAROLINA, 7 p.m., ESPN2-TV MASSACHUSETTS at RHODE ISLAND, 7 p.m., CBSSN-TV CALIFORNIA at ARIZONA, 9 …
Billy Shannon

Former Bangor coach to lead Maine Maritime men’s soccer team

on Feb. 16, 2016, at 5:46 p.m.
Former Bangor High School coach Billy Shannon has been named the head men’s soccer coach at Maine Maritime Academy in Castine. “I’m extremely excited to join the team at Maine Maritime Academy,” Shannon said in a news release Tuesday. “I look forward to working with the student-athletes and make a …