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Ted Heroux

Legendary Belfast High wrestling coach dies at 74

By Ernie Clark on April 10, 2017, at 3:25 p.m.
Ted Heroux, who guided the Lions to a state-record 602 victories along with eight state championships during a 45-year career, died Saturday.

Pine Tree wrestling championship results

on March 26, 2017, at 3:51 p.m.
Samantha Frank of Windham poses with her trophy after winning her third consecutive title at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association Division II National Championships last weekend at Allen, Texas.

UMaine nursing major claims third straight national wrestling title

By Ernie Clark on March 16, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Samantha Frank, a junior nursing major from Windham, won her third consecutive individual title last weekend.
Brent Waterman of the University of Maine (left) has his hand raised in victory after winning the 141-pound title at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association Division II Championships held last weekend at Allen, Texas. Waterman is a former three-time state champion and won a New England title at Belfast Area High School.

UMaine wrestling club team captures national championship

By Ernie Clark on March 15, 2017, at 1:41 p.m.
The UMaine wrestling club captured the National Collegiate Wrestling Association Division II title last weekend.
Raheem Anderson of Husson University in Bangor has been named the ECAC Division III New England Player of the Year.

Gardiner wrestler wins Division III national title

on March 11, 2017, at 5:07 p.m.
Cody Craig

Diminutive Skowhegan wrestler a big deal on the mat

By Ernie Clark on March 08, 2017, at 10:05 a.m.
“I think any good wrestler expects to win,” said Cody Craig, who finished his high school career 224-5.

Region wrestlers qualify for New England championships

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 26, 2017, at 12:29 a.m.

Professional wrestler Ivan ‘The Russian Bear’ Koloff dies at 74

By Seth Kelley, Reuters on Feb. 20, 2017, at 8:38 a.m.
The professional wrestler known as the bearded nefarious character “The Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff is dead. He was 74.

Wells, Marshwood capture wrestling state titles

By BDN Staff Reports on Feb. 19, 2017, at 1:45 a.m.

Saturday’s high school wrestling state championship results

on Feb. 19, 2017, at 1:43 a.m.

High school wrestling regional results

on Feb. 12, 2017, at 5:43 p.m.

Mt. Ararat dethrones four-time champ Skowhegan in North A wrestling regional

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 12, 2017, at 12:53 p.m.
The Mt. Ararat of Topsham/Brunswick cooperative wrestling team placed six wrestlers in the finals to claim the Class A North Regional championship at Nokomis High School in Newport on Saturday.

Foxcroft Academy defends Class B North regional wrestling championship

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 12, 2017, at 12:50 p.m.
The Foxcroft Academy Ponies, led by 132-pound champion R.J. Nelson and 195-pound titlist Billy Brock, defended their Class B Northern Regional championship at Caribou High School on Saturday.

Saturday’s Penobscot Valley Conference wrestling results

on Feb. 04, 2017, at 10:49 p.m.
Foxcroft Academy's Billy Brock (left) grapples with Ellsworth's Trent Goodman during their 195-pound final at the PVC wrestling championships at Foxcroft Academy in Dover-Foxcroft Saturday. Goodman won.

Foxcroft rolls to second straight PVC wrestling title

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 04, 2017, at 8:51 p.m.

High school wrestling weekend results

on Jan. 29, 2017, at 3:36 p.m.
Foxcroft Academy's Billy Brock (right) picks up Winslow's Patrick Hopkins during their finals match in the 182-pound weight class at the Class B state wrestling championships at Oceanside High School in Rockland in this February 2016 file photo. Brock won the match by pin to seal Foxcroft's team title.

‘I think it’s a miracle’: Wrestler’s unlikely return boosts Foxcroft’s title hopes

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 24, 2017, at 3:34 p.m.
“I took my brace off and started walking around, bouncing and telling myself I was going to be able to wrestle. Then I started jogging and running and going to wrestling practice.”
Most high school and college basketball games and other athletic events scheduled for Tuesday in Maine have been postponed because of the weather.

Tuesday’s high school and college game postponements

on Jan. 24, 2017, at 12:17 p.m.

High school wrestling weekend results

on Jan. 08, 2017, at 5:48 p.m.

Weekend wrestling results

on Jan. 01, 2017, at 3:40 p.m.