Track and Field


Weekend high school track and field results

on April 24, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.
At MDI George Stevens Academy girls 131, John Bapst 107, Presque Isle 76, MDI 66, Bucksport 56, Central 47, Searsport 42, Ellsworth 40, Greenville 1; No team score: Sumner 4x800M Relay: 1, Ellsworth (Julia Zavaleta, Courtney King, Courtney Wasson, Kiona Osterlin), 12:13.77. 2, Presque Isle (Isabelle Jackson, Olivia Mosher, Maddison …

Thursday’s high school track and field results

on April 14, 2016, at 10:27 p.m.
At Belfast Brewer boys 159, Belfast 119, Morse 105.5, Lawrence 83, Erskine Academy 82.5 100 Meter Dash Finals: 1. Mason Cooper, LAWR, 11.70; 2. Damon Osmond, MORS, 12.31; 3. Zachary Campbell, LAWR, 12.47; 4. Austin Baltazar, MORS, 12.56; 5. Lucas Brown, MORS,12.77; 6. Dominic Green, MORS, 12.79. 200 Meter Dash: …
Gladys Ganiel (center) holds her son Ronan after she and teammates Breege Connolly (left) and Martsie Hell competed in the Northern Ireland road relays in October 2015 at Victoria Park in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Maine native competes for spot on Ireland’s Olympic team

By Ernie Clark on April 01, 2016, at 7:10 a.m.
The former Narraguagus and Providence College standout, a dual U.S.-Irish citizen, is one of five Irish runners to achieve the qualifying standard of 2 hours, 45 minutes, with Ganiel running a personal-best 2:38:47 at Seville, Spain, in February — less than nine months after giving birth.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 31, 2016

on March 31, 2016, at 7:37 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 …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 24, 2016

on March 24, 2016, at 7:38 p.m.
BASEBALL/SOFTBALL BREWER — Sluggers Baseball and Softball Training Facility is offering daily and weekly clinics and lessons to help athletes prepare for the spring sports season. All clinics are $20 per session. Contact Tim Bush at 207-951-2250 or BASKETBALL BAILEYVILLE — DownEast Credit Union Basketball Tournaments, girls through eighth …

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, 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 …
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 …
University of Southern Maine track and field athlete Peyton Dostie.

USM track standout earns 4th All-American honor

on March 13, 2016, at 1:10 p.m.
University of Southern Maine senior Peyton Dostie earned the fourth track and field All-American honor of her career Saturday finishing eighth in the finals of the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Division Indoor Track and Field Championships.
Carsyn Koch (right) of Cedarville University leads the pack before finishing second in the 800 meters during the NCAA Division II Women's Track and Field Outdoor Championships last May. Koch won a national championship in the 800 at the NCAA Division II indoor track championships Saturday night in Pittsburg, Kansas.

Former Washburn standout athlete wins national title

on March 12, 2016, at 9:54 p.m.
PITTSBURG, Kansas — Cedarville (Ohio) University sophomore Carsyn Koch, a former Washburn District High School standout athlete, captured a national championship in the 800-meter run at the NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field championships Saturday night at Pittsburg State’s Robert W. Plaster Center. Koch finished in a meet-record time …

Sports briefs for March 11, 2016

on March 11, 2016, at 7:47 p.m.
Lions, Cowboys, Patriots score big comp picks in 2016 draft Thirty-three additional draft picks were announced by the NFL on Friday, with four teams receiving additional third-round compensatory selections in the top 100. The Detroit Lions, New England Patriots, Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos had one extra third-round pick tacked …

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, …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 10, 2016

on March 10, 2016, at 8:12 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — The Bangor Comrades American Legion team is sponsoring 2016 Spring Training Baseball Clinics on Sundays in March at Bangor High’s Red Barry Gym; events, sponsored by Bangor East and West Side Little Leagues, include Parent and Me “Learning the Game” Clinic, ages 5-8, 10-11:15 a.m., parent or …

Track and field officials clinic slated for April 3 in Orono

on March 10, 2016, at 3:40 p.m.
ORONO, Maine — The Maine Association of USA Track & Field will conduct a free track and field officials clinic on Sunday, April 3, in the Orono Council Chambers, Town Office Building, 59 Main St. Registration begins at 11:15 a.m. and the clinic will be noon-4 p.m. The clinic is for anyone interested in …
Brewer’s Erick Seekins gets a lot of height during his long jump at the Class A boys state track championships on Feb. 15 at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham. He won the event with a distance of 21 feet, 2 inches and placed second at the New England championships Saturday in Roxbury, Massachusetts.

Brewer senior 2nd at New England track and field championships

By Pete Warner on March 01, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Erick Seekins achieved a personal best of 21 feet, 9¼ inches in the long jump.

Class A state track and field championship results

on Feb. 15, 2016, at 10:04 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL At USM, Gorham BOYS Scarborough 74, Falmouth 45, Lewiston 33, Deering 32, Brewer 31.5, Messalonskee 30, Westbrook 30, Windham 28.5, Thornton Acad. 27, Brunswick 25.5, Cheverus 23, Hampden Acad. 18, Edward Little 14, South Portland 10, Sanford 8, Biddeford 8, Mt. Blue 7, NOble 6.5, Marshwood 6, Gardiner …
Brewer's Erick Seekins gets a lot of height during his long jump at the Class A boys state track championships Monday at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham. He won the event with a distance of 21 feet, 2 inches.

Edward Little girls, Scarborough boys capture ‘A’ track state crowns

By Nathan Fournier, Special to the BDN on Feb. 15, 2016, at 8:42 p.m.
GORHAM | It came down to the final heat of the girls 4×200 relay to decide the Class A girls state championship Monday at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham. The Edward Little Red Eddies of Auburn edged the Bonny Eagle Scots of Standish 52-50 in the team …

PVC-EMITL Championship results

on Feb. 08, 2016, at 10:04 p.m.
Track and field HIGH SCHOOL PVC-EMITL Championships At UMaine, Orono Orono girls 95, Hampden 89, Brewer 68, Old Town 54, MDI 38, Bangor 34, John Bapst 21, Ellsworth 12, Hermon 9, Bucksport 9, Mattanawcook 5, Central, Foxcroft and Sumner no scores 4x800m Relay: 1, Orono (Jenna Gaetjen, Olivia Fandel, Lydia …
Girls hurdles winner Lauren Stoops             of Orono High School flies over a hurdle during the finals race at the PVC-EMITL Championship Track and Field meet on Monday in the New Balance Field House at the University of Maine. Stoops finished at 8.70 seconds.

Records fall as Brewer boys, Orono girls win PVC-EMITL titles

By Pete Warner on Feb. 08, 2016, at 9:55 p.m.
With the Class B state meet looming five days away, Tia Tardy was planning to “take it easy” during Monday night’s meet. That meant the junior would concentrate on the mile and compete in both relays. The move was a success. Tardy electrified the crowd at the …
Lauren Stoops of Orono High School clears the last hurdle in the 55 meter finals at the Class B indoor track state meet in Lewiston in this February 2015 file photo.

PVC-EMITL ‘B’ competitors face tougher championship schedule

By Pete Warner on Feb. 03, 2016, at 1:27 p.m.
Class B competitors in the Penobscot Valley Conference-Eastern Maine Indoor Track League are gearing up for what should prove an exciting but challenging championship week.

Saturday’s high school track and field results

on Jan. 31, 2016, at 11:26 a.m.
At UMaine, Orono Brewer boys 131, Foxcroft 125, Old Town 69, Mount Desert Island 64, Bucksport 18, Sumner 9, Mattanawcook 3 4×800 Meter Relay: 1, Foxcroft (Tobias Hogfeldt, Gabe Piquette, Chandler Rockwell, Cooper Nelson), 8:28.51. 2, Old Town (Benjamin Quimby, Connor Poirier, Nick Dieffenbacher-Krall, Austin Robichaud), 9:34.16. 55 Meter Hurdles: …