Track and Field

 
Isaiah Harris and Chris Low (middle) and Shaquille Walker (right) compete during qualifying heats in the men's 800m in the 2016 U.S. Olympic track and field team trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.  The former Lewiston High School track star advances to Monday's final.

Former Lewiston High track star advances to finals at US Olympic Trials

on July 02, 2016, at 7:06 p.m.
Harris qualified with a time of 1 minute, 45.95 seconds to break into the eight-man field for Monday’s final at 8:50 p.m.
Lake Region's Kate Hall, here competing in the long jump at the  Class B state track championships on June 6, 2015, in Bath, has advanced to the long-jump finals at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Oregon.

Mainer Ben True 11th in men’s 10K at Olympic track trials; Hall, Harris advance

By Ernie Clark on July 01, 2016, at 9:37 p.m.
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Carsyn Koch (right) nears the finish line to win the 800-meter final at the NCAA Div. II Track and Field Championships held May 28 in Bradenton, Florida.

Versatility at root of Washburn grad’s berth in U.S. Olympic Trials

By Ernie Clark on June 30, 2016, at 11:39 a.m.
Carsyn Koch specialized in versatility while starring in cross-country, soccer, basketball and track at Washburn District High School, but a collegiate focus on a single event has landed her in the same spotlight.

Maine athletes’ start times at U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials

on June 29, 2016, at 8:08 p.m.
Isaiah Harris

7 Mainers to compete in US Olympic Trials for track and field

By Ernie Clark on June 28, 2016, at 4:16 p.m.
Veazie native Riley Masters, seen crossing the finish line in the Beach to Beacon 10K on Aug. 3, 2013, in Cape Elizabeth,  will compete in the 5,000-meter race at the U.S. Olympic Trials on Monday in Eugene, Oregon.

Bangor High graduate poised for Olympic Trials encore

By Ernie Clark on June 28, 2016, at 3:51 p.m.
“This is my legitimate shot at making the Olympic team, so this time it’s all about trying to qualify for Rio.”
Belfast's Drew Nealey

Eastern Maine athletes shine at New Balance Nationals

By Ernie Clark on June 21, 2016, at 11:13 a.m.
Drew Nealey of Northport and Austin Lufkin of Clifton came up with big performances over the weekend at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor track and field championships at Greensboro, North Carolina.
Connor Archer

Stillwater teen graduates, but takes volunteerism with him

By Ernie Clark on June 17, 2016, at 5:29 p.m.
The Stillwater resident, who recently graduated from high school with highest honors, has steered that athletic energy toward another passion, volunteerism.

Orono’s Koffman, Brewer’s Lufkin win New England track events

on June 11, 2016, at 7:51 p.m.
Orono’s Jake Koffman and Brewer’s Austin Lufkin made their final throws count Saturday in winning events at the 71st annual New England Interscholastic Track and Field Championships held at Willow Brook Park in New Britain, Connecticut.

TV, radio schedule for June 10, 2016

on June 09, 2016, at 5:59 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for June 9, 2016

on June 08, 2016, at 4:19 p.m.
Washington Academy teammates Oneko Lowe (left) and Michaiah Robinson shake hands before the start of an event during the Class C state track and field championships Saturday in Dover-Foxcroft.

Washington Academy sprinters thrive after practices at The Bandstand

By Ernie Clark on June 08, 2016, at 3:18 p.m.
Washington Academy juniors Michaiah Robinson and Oneko Lowe are preparing for Saturday’s 71st annual New England Interscholastic Track and Field Championships where they have worked out throughout the spring — The Bandstand.

TV, radio sports schedule for June 8, 2016

on June 07, 2016, at 4:52 p.m.
—Brewer's Erick Seekins won the boys long jump with a distance of  21 feet, 5.25 inches during the Class A state track and field championships Saturday at Hampden.

High school track and field state championship results

on June 05, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Scarborough's Sam Rusak took first place in the boys high jump with a height of 6 feet during the Class A state track and field championships Saturday at Hampden.

Scarborough boys, Falmouth girls capture Class A state track championships

By Larry Mahoney on June 04, 2016, at 10:39 p.m.
Allison Pickering of the Orono Red Riots clears 10 feet to win the pole vault at the Class C state track and field championships Saturday at Dover-Foxcroft.

Records broken as Orono girls, boys repeat Class C state-title sweep

By Ernie Clark on June 04, 2016, at 8:30 p.m.
Hunter Smith of Foxcroft Academy clears the bar in the high jump during Saturday's Class B track and field state championship meet at Mount Desert Island High School in Bar Harbor. Smith won the event, and the 110 hurdles to spearhead the Ponies to the boys title.

Foxcroft boys, York girls garner ‘B’ track state championships

By Pete Warner on June 04, 2016, at 8:24 p.m.
Foxcroft Academy track star Hunter Smith helps man the concession booth during Saturday's Penobscot Valley Conference small-school championship meet at Oakes Field in Dover-Foxcroft.

Conference, state track meets at Foxcroft Academy both a competitive and economic driver

By Ernie Clark on June 02, 2016, at 12:05 p.m.
Each convergence of athletes, their parents and fans from around the region or the state brings a lot of people to town, and with that comes an economic benefit for both the school’s athletic program and local businesses.
Belfast's Zoe Deans has the early lead in the girls 4 x 800-meter relay during the KVAC Track and Field Championships in Bath on Saturday. Belfast won the event with a time of 10 minutes, 23.30 seconds.

Relay wins propel Belfast High girls to KVAC track title

on May 29, 2016, at 6:49 p.m.

Saturday’s PVC Small School Track Championship results

on May 29, 2016, at 11:30 a.m.