February 26, 2020

Richards scores 2 TDs in Nokomis victory

NEWPORT – Jordan Richards scored two second-quarter touchdowns to help the Nokomis Warriors beat the Belfast Lions 21-10 in schoolboy football action Saturday.

After Belfast recorded a safety by tackling a Nokomis player in the end zone, the Warriors answered with a scoring drive. Richards’ 1-yard scoring run put the hosts ahead for good.

Later in the quarter, Richards (13 carries, 98 yards) caught a 14-yard halfback option pass from Ethan Curry.

The Lions (0-5) cut the deficit to 14-10 on Derrick Bernosky’s 28-yard scoring run in the third quarter, but the Warriors (1-4) put the game away on a 12-yard TD toss from Derek Amoroso to Curry.

Curry paced the Nokomis defense with 12 tackles, including 10 solos, and a fumble recovery.

Belfast (0-5) 0 2 8 0 – 10

Nokomis (1-4) 0 14 0 7 – 21

B – Safety, tackled ballcarrier in end zone

N – Richards 1 run (Long kick)

N – Richards 14 pass from Curry (Long kick)

B – Bernosky 28 run (Reed rush)

N – Curry 12 pass from Amoroso (Long kick)

Bucksport 20, Calais-Woodland 8

At Calais, Nate Warren rushed for a pair of first-half touchdowns as Bucksport knocked off Calais-Woodland.

Warren compiled 217 yards on 25 carries for the Golden Bucks while Alex Giosia added a seven-yard TD run in the first quarter.

Blake Ford scored the Silverados’ only TD on a two-yard rush in the second quarter. He finished with 113 yards on 20 carries.

Bucksport (6-0) 14 6 0 0 – 20

Calais (3-3) 0 8 0 0 – 8

B – Warren 14 rush (Comtois kick)

B – Giosia 7 run (Comtois kick)

C – Ford 2 run (Ford rush)

B – Warren 35 run (rush failed)

Hampden 38, Waterville 28

At Drummond Field in Waterville, Michael Jenkins scored the second of two TDs on a 5-yard run late in the third quarter to put the Broncos ahead for good in a seesaw affair.

Jenkins, who rushed for most of his 85 yards in the second half, also had a 1-yard scoring run in the fourth quarter.

Nolan Turner provided TD runs of 3 and 5 yards and also completed a 14-yard shovel pass to Justin Rodgerson for another score. Jacob Bowden had a 5-yard touchdown carry.

Quarterback Kyle Bishop sparked Waterville going 11-for-16 passing for 190 yards. He had a 9-yard scoring pass to Cam Bishop and hooked up with J.D. Gurski on a 44-yard touchdown completion.

Kris Huggins provided TD runs of 4 and 9 yards, both in the first half.

Hampden (3-3) 6 12 14 6 – 38

Waterville (3-3) 8 14 6 0 – 28

HA – Rodgerson 14 pass from Turner

W – Huggins 4 run

HA – Bowden 5 run

W – Huggins 9 run

HA – Jenkins 5 run

W – C. Bishop 9 pass from K. Bishop

HA – Turner 3 run

HA – Turner 5 run

W – Gurski 44 pass from K. Bishop

HA – Jenkins 1 run

Orono 26, Dexter 8

At Dexter, senior halfback Blaine Silk carried 14 times for 239 yards, including touchdown runs of 48 and 42 yards, to spark the Red Riots to victory.

Marcus Leek scored from 7 yards out and Ben Perry turned in a 6-yard scoring run in the second quarter to give Orono the upper hand.

Kyle Gould had 2-yard run in the second quarter for the Tigers. Casey Wilson led Dexter with 54 yards rushing.

Keegan Glidden and Quinten Glidden posted 10 tackles each and Andrew Lockhart made an interception.

Orono (4-2) 7 13 0 6 – 26

Dexter (1-5) 0 8 0 0 – 8

O – Silk 48 run (Dwyer kick)

O – Leek 7 run (pass failed)

D – Gould 2 run (Gould rush)

O – Perry 6 run (Dwyer kick)

O – Silk 42 run (kick failed)

Field hockey

Edward Little 2, Bangor 1

At Bangor, Emily Ranucci scored the second of her two goals with 3:30 remaining in the second overtime to give Edward Little of Auburn the win.

Kayla Cummings recorded five saves on six shots for the 7-4-2 Red Eddies.

Brittney Chapman netted an unassisted goal for 6-5 Bangor. Hilary Babin and Melissa Mower combined for six saves on eight shots.

JV: Bangor 2-1

Belfast 4, MCI 1

At Belfast, Crystle Kirby had a goal and assist and Danielle Littlefield two assists to lead Belfast past MCI of Pittsfield.

Sam Back, Ori Downs and Lauren Rice added goals and Brooklyn Curry an assist for the 9-4 Lions. Paxton Mohney and Emma Hamm saved seven of eight shots.

Lydia Foster scored for 3-10 MCI. Kayla Michaud stopped 15 of 19 shots.

JV: MCI 1-0

Stearns 4, Old Town 0

At Old Town, Katie Mills recorded two goals and an assist to lead Stearns of Millinocket by Old Town.

Adriana Eurich chipped in with two goals for the 9-3 winners and Angela Levesque added two assists. Kirsten Marter made 14 saves on 14 shots.

For 7-4-1 Old Town, Heather Nye and Danyle Boobar combined for five saves on nine shots.

JV: Stearns 2-0

Girls soccer

Bangor Chr. 2, DI-Stonington 1

At Deer Isle, Amanda Hall and Kelley Robinson scored second-half goals to lead the Patriots to victory.

Abby Groski netted an assist for 4-4-1 Bangor Christian. Moriah Bach had 14 saves on 19 shots.

Britnie Jones scored for the 3-6-2 Mariners while Anika Powers stopped 15 of 25 shots.

Rangeley 2, Greenville 0

At Rangeley, Allie Hammond scored both goals as Rangeley beat Greenville.

Emily Carrier made 11 saves on 28 shots for the 7-3-1 winners.

Sidney Richardson made four stops on 10 shots for 4-1-4 Greenville.

Houlton 3, Lee 3 (2OT)

At Lee, the Pandas’ Kelsey Grass tied the match with 5:53 left in regulation and it stayed that way through two overtimes.

Katelyn Mallett had a goal plus an assist and Heidi Sappier a goal and two assists for 4-6-2 Lee. Felicia Thorton had 15 saves on 23 shots.

Hiba Bilad scored two goals and Rebecca Crandall one for 6-5-2 Houlton. Amanda Fogarty tallied an assist while Madison Lizotte and Vanessa Sanderson teamed up for 13 saves on 23 shots.

Bangor 2, Lawrence 2 (2OT)

At Fairfield, Paquette Bailey’s goal with 10 minutes to play in regulation enabled the Bulldogs to earn a tie with the Rams.

Natasha Morris added a goal for Lawrence while Jess Poulin made nine saves on 22 shots.

Denali Graham and Kailey McKenna netted unassisted goals for Bangor. Kortnie Hudgens had 13 saves on 19 shots.

JV: Bangor 7-0

Boys soccer

Greenville 2, Rangeley 0

At Rangeley, Tony DiAngelo and Evan Bickford had a goal apiece as Greenville triumphed.

Richie Chilson had an assist and Alex Jardine stopped 12 of 12 shots for the 6-1-2 Lakers.

Zach Abbott had 20 saves on 20 shots for 4-6 Rangeley.

Bangor 9, Lawrence 0

At Bangor, Nick George and Phil Frost each scored two goals and assisted on another to propel the Rams to their 10th victory of the season.

Johnny Warren netted two goals for 10-0-1 Bangor, while Clark Noonan provided a goal and an assist. Luke Hetterman and Blaine Tobin tallied one goal each, Mack Susi contributed two assists and Dan Taft added one.

Goalkeeper Bud Angst did not face any shots.

Codey Fabian made 14 saves on 35 shots for 3-7 Lawrence of Fairfield.

JV: Bangor 4-0

Highview Chr. 4, Buckfield 1

At Charleston, Ryosuka Yamada scored two of his three goals in the first half as the host Knights capitalized on a stiff wind while building a 3-0 halftime advantage.

Alexander Papkov and Stefan Rowe had assists on Yamada’s goals, while Cody Crooker converted a corner kick for 8-2 Highview Christian Academy. Rowe made 28 saves on 33 shots, including 16 stops in the second half.

Aaron Dewitt scored the goal for 5-4 Buckfield. Nate Corson made 18 saves on 28 shots.

Hampden 4, Skowhegan 0

At Hampden, Ben Clark scored a pair of goals and Brad Melanson made six saves on nine shots in the shutout.

Grant Aylward and Matt Wibberly scored one goal each for the 6-3-2 Broncos, while Brad Dolan provided two assists and Kevin Angelinetta one.

Nick Beaulieu made 18 saves on 30 shots for 1-10 Skowhegan.

JV: Hampden 3-1

Bangor Chr. 2, DI-Stonington 1

At Deer Isle, Nate Fowler tallied a goal and assisted on Brett Bradford’s as Bangor Christian triumphed.

Tyler Alexander had 18 saves on 19 shots for the 9-2-1 Patriots.

Jay Boyce scored on a penalty kick for 5-4-1 Deer Isle-Stonington. Eben Powers stopped 16 of 22 shots.

Fort Kent 4, Piscataquis 2

At Guilford, Shane Theriault had two goals to spark Fort Kent’s victory.

Jus Taggett and Spencer Levesque contributed a goal apiece for the 7-4-1 Warriors. Matt Harvey had seven saves on 11 shots.

Damien Bridge scored both goals for 4-5-2 Piscataquis. Corbin Shufelt had six saves on 15 shots.

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