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Shaunessy Saucier has resigned as the head field hockey coach at Bryant University and has purchased the Orono-based Black Bear Elite field hockey club.

Former Old Town field hockey star leaving Bryant to take over Black Bear Elite

Ninth-ranked St. John’s sweeps UMaine baseball team

Emma Waddell

Mainers claim prestigious collegiate swimming, hockey honors

Emma Waddell of Bangor has been named a 2017 DIII Honda Athlete of the Year nominee, while Brady Fleurent of Biddeford won the 17th Joe Concannon Award.

Vermont skier takes US Alpine Super-G title at Sugarloaf

Andrew Ladd (16) of the New York Islanders controls the puck against Boston's Brad Marchand (63) during the third period of Saturday's game at Barclays Center. The Bruins won 2-1.

Bruins top Islanders, move ahead in wild-card race

Dale Cross (right) and Aaron Cross go for a test run on the St. George River on Tuesday in Searsmont. Cold temperatures have iced over the river, forcing postponement of Saturday's scheduled St. George River Race. The race is now scheduled for Sunday, April 2.

Saturday’s St. George River Race postponed because of ice

The St. George River Race was off, then on, and is now postponed again — all in the span of a week.
University of Maine's Laia Sole (center) goes to pass past University of New Hampshire's Morgan Bassett-Smith during their game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in February 2017.

5 UMaine women’s basketball players to transfer

Standout Laia Sole and emerging forward Anita Kelava, both freshmen, are among five players who have been granted their release by UMaine.

Longtime John Bapst swimming coach dies at 59

“It’s obviously a big loss for us and a big loss for our athletic department.”
University of Maine senior Max Andrews goes through &quotPro Day" testing and workouts in front of NFL and other pro football scouts at the Latti Fitness Center and Mahaney Dome Thursday morning.

UMaine players show off to scouts for ‘Pro Day’ audition

Professional football scouts put nine former Black Bear players through a variety of drills to see if they are potential draft candidates.

Third time the charm for Lisbon in Unified basketball state title victory

Quinnipiac's K.J. Tiefenwerth (left) looks back at the puck over his shoulder after losing it to University of Maine's Cam Brown during their game at Alfond Arena in October.

Former UMaine hockey captain signs with ECHL’s Adirondack Thunder

Cam Brown, who served as the captain of the University of Maine hockey team this season, has signed with the ECHL’s Adirondack Thunder.
THE DRIVE

Meeting a Celtics legend: Cedric Maxwell

Boston's David Backes (42) prepares to shoot on Tampa Bay goalie Peter Budaj (31) during the third period of Thursday night's NHL game at TD Garden in Boston. The Lightning won 6-3.
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Resilient Lightning hand Bruins fourth straight defeat

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