Softball

 
Old Town's Olivia Albert pitches to Nokomis during their softball game Thursday in Old Town.

Teen pitcher leads Old Town softball team to berth in Class B final

By Larry Mahoney on June 17, 2016, at 7:43 p.m.
Olivia Albert will enter the Class B softball final against York with an 8-1 record and a 2.20 earned run average over 60⅓ innings this season.

Wednesday’s North softball sums

on June 15, 2016, at 10:54 p.m.
Stearns' Cassidy McLeod watches the ball go over the fence for a grand slam in the second inning of the Class D North softball championship game at Coffin Field on Wednesday evening.  Stearns won the game 12-1.

Stearns earns rematch with Richmond after topping Madawaska in D North softball final

By Larry Mahoney on June 15, 2016, at 9:45 p.m.

Old Town rallies by Winslow in 7th to capture B North softball crown

By Larry Mahoney on June 15, 2016, at 7 p.m.
It was the eighth straight win for the fourth seed Coyotes, which are now 16-3 and will face York in Saturday’s 4 p.m. state final in Brewer.

Bucksport-Mattanawcook softball sum

on June 14, 2016, at 9:55 p.m.
 Bucksport celebrates after defeating Mattanawcook during their softball game Tuesday at Coffin Field in Brewer.

Sophomore pitcher leads Bucksport softball to Class C North crown

By Larry Mahoney on June 14, 2016, at 9:33 p.m.
Katelin Saunders won the duel 3-1 over Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln’s Haley McLaughlin.
Hermon's Karli Theberge connects with the ball from Old Town during their softball game at Hermon in this May 2016 file photo.

Nine finalists named for Miss Maine Softball award

on June 14, 2016, at 4:35 p.m.
Bangor's George Payne (right) celebrates with teammate Derek Fournier after scoring a run against Brewer during a Class A North baseball semifinal at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor Saturday. Bangor won 5-0 and advanced to take on Edward Little in the North championship on Tuessday at Morton Field in Augusta.

Regional high school baseball, softball titles set Tuesday, Wednesday

on June 12, 2016, at 8:38 p.m.

Old Town-Hermon softball sum

on June 11, 2016, at 9:53 p.m.
Old Town celebrates after defeating Hermon during their softball game at Hermon Saturday. Old Town won 1-0.

Old Town softball gets revenge vs. Hermon behind freshman pitcher in ‘B’ semifinal

By Larry Mahoney on June 11, 2016, at 9:37 p.m.
Hermon High School softball player Bre Oakes.

Hermon freshman hits three home runs in softball playoff debut

By Larry Mahoney on June 10, 2016, at 7:59 p.m.
“I looked for my pitch to hit. I knew the first one was going over when I hit it.”

Old Town-Nokomis softball summary

on June 09, 2016, at 10:23 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for June 9, 2016

on June 09, 2016, at 8:17 p.m.
Old Town's Olivia Albert pitches to Nokomis during their softball game on Thursday in Old Town.

Freshman pitches Old Town past Nokomis in softball quarterfinal

By Larry Mahoney on June 09, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Old Town High School freshman right-hander Olivia Albert’s first playoff game was a memorable one.
Cameron Graham fires in a pitch for the Shiretowners during a recent outing at Caribou.

Houlton siblings pitch three no-hitters in eight days

By Larry Mahoney on June 08, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.
In a span of nine days, Houlton High School junior Cameron Graham sandwiched a pair of baseball no-hitters around one in softball by sister Kristen Graham.

TV, radio sports schedule for June 9, 2016

on June 08, 2016, at 4:19 p.m.
Hampden Academy's Sydney Hatch (left) gets caught off base and tagged out by third baseman Jordan Mynahan during their playoff game on Tuesday in Lewiston.

Hampden rolls by Lewiston in ‘A’ North softball prelim

By Kevin Mills, Sun Journal on June 07, 2016, at 9:31 p.m.
Hodgdon sophomore Megan Russell (left) slides safely home as Shead pitcher Taylor Kilby covers the plate during their Class D North preliminary playoff on Tuesday in Hodgdon.

Hodgdon soars by Shead in ‘D’ North softball playoff

By Joseph Cyr on June 07, 2016, at 7:52 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for June 8, 2016

on June 07, 2016, at 4:52 p.m.
Stearns' Jessicca Girsa pitches to Limestone/MSSM during their Eastern Maine Class D softball championship game at Coffin Field in Brewer in this June 2015 file photo.

Stearns softball team seeking first state championship

By Larry Mahoney on June 03, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.