The Winslow High School Black Raiders and Lewiston High School’s Blue Devils will try to annex state hockey championships at The Colisee in Lewiston today. The 16-5-1 Black Raiders will face 17-4-1 York in the state Class B game at 1 p.m. with the Class… Read More
    PORTLAND – Jon Roy scored his 24th, 25th and 26th goals of the season and added an assist and Cam Poussard made 32 saves Wednesday night as the Lewiston High School Blue Devils beat Waterville 5-2 in the Eastern Maine Class A hockey championship game at the Cumberland… Read More
    ORONO – Winslow High School right wing Jesse Cullivan wasn’t exactly sure what he was going to do with the puck when Matt Loubier fed him a pass in the neutral zone in overtime of Tuesday night’s Eastern Maine Class B dhampionship game at Alfond Arena. Read More
    Longtime rivals Lewiston and Waterville will square off for the Eastern Maine Class A hockey championship at Portland’s Cumberland County Civic Center tonight at 6. Lewiston, 18-3-1 and the top seed, beat Waterville 2-0 and 4-3 in their regular season meetings. googletag.cmd.push(function () { //… Read More
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    WINSLOW – Nick Covell scored the winning goal off of a Ryan Daniel assist with 53 seconds left in regulation to lead the Old Town Coyotes to a 3-2 high school hockey win over the Skowhegan Indians Monday at Sukee Arena. Cody Cross tied it… Read More
    BANGOR – Casey Hull scored one goal and assisted on two and Derek Duff made 24 saves to lead the John Bapst Crusaders past Houlton-Hodgdon 3-1 in hockey action at Sawyer Arena. Houlton-Hodgdon outshot John Bapst 25-16. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes… Read More
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    BANGOR – Junior center Andrew Casey had two goals and assisted on two others as the John Bapst High School Crusaders beat Orono 5-1 in an Eastern Maine Class B hockey game at Sawyer Arena Thursday night. Casey’s linemate, junior left wing Casey Hull, had… Read More
    JONESPORT – Lindsey Jones stole the ball and raced downcourt for a layup with 20 seconds to play as Jonesport-Beals rallied for a 54-53 schoolgirl basketball victory over Lubec Friday night. BreAnna Beal poured in a game-high 27 points for the Royalettes, including 16 in… Read More
    PRESQUE ISLE – Sarah Porter’s bucket with 30 seconds remaining in the game lifted the Presque Isle girls basketball team to a regular-season ending 45-44 upset victory over Old Town Friday night. Allison Dean led Presque Isle with 15 points. Amy Michaud added 11 points… Read More
    BANGOR – Andrew Casey and Casey Hull scored first-period goals to lead the John Bapst Crusaders to a 3-1 high school hockey victory over the Old Town Coyotes Friday night at Sawyer Arena. Ethan Sale scored the other goal for 12-3-1 John Bapst of Bangor,… Read More
    HARRINGTON – Andrea Perry made a steal that thwarted a potential game-winning possession by Calais and helped the Narraguagus Knights secure a 51-50 schoolgirl basketball victory over the Blue Devils Monday night. Calais trailed by one point and had the ball in the closing seconds,… Read More
    FORT FAIRFIELD – Madawaska outscored Fort Fairfield 7-3 in the final minute Monday night to earn a 45-41 girls basketball victory. Kallie Pelletier scored seven of her 15 points in the fourth quarter for the Owls and Emma Dionne had 11 points. googletag.cmd.push(function () {… Read More
    BREWER – Dave McNally and Ryan Nadeau each scored two goals Saturday to lead the Brewer Witches to an 8-2 Class A hockey victory over Edward Little of Auburn. Prentiss Swett had a goal and an assist and Dylan Fitzpatrick assisted on three goals for… Read More
    MILO – Senior forward Seth Dwyer scored 11 points, including the 1,000th of his career, Monday night as the Orono Red Riots cruised to a 70-46 boys basketball victory over Penquis. Bruce Nason and Joe Riemersma scored 12 points each for the Red Riots. googletag.cmd.push(function… Read More
    BREWER – Bill Bissell led four Brewer Witches in double figures with 16 points while grabbing 10 rebounds at they knocked off the Brunswick Dragons 57-45 in schoolboy basketball action Friday night. Coby Hutchins tossed in 11 points while Nate Carson chalked up 10 points,… Read More
    BANGOR – It was a night of firsts for a pair of Bangor High School hockey players and the result was a dramatic win. Speedy junior left wing Johnny Warren registered his first career hat trick (three goals) and sophomore center Noah Frost scored his… Read More
    HOWLAND – Junior point guard Casey McCloskey set a Penobscot Valley schoolgirl record with 48 points as the Howlers earned a 75-44 schoolgirl basketball victory over Searsport on Wednesday night. McCloskey had three 3-pointers and a 7-of-7 effort at the free-throw line en route to… Read More
    DEXTER – The Dexter Tigers outscored Orono 13-1 in the third quarter to snap a 13-13 halftime tie en route to a 38-34 schoolgirl basketball victory over the Red Riots Monday. Miranda Gove scored 14 points to lead Dexter, Michelle Chapman chipped in with eight… Read More
    BREWER – Nick Risser and Dylan Fitzpatrick each had two goals and one assist while Mike Kotredes knocked in three goals as the Brewer hockey team won its ninth consecutive game with an 8-3 victory over Orono at T.J. Ryan Arena Wednesday night. Ryan Nadeau… Read More
    MACHIAS – Michael Little scored a team-high 18 points, including 11 free throws in the fourth quarter, as Machias earned a 65-61 boys basketball victory over Calvary Chapel Christian of Orrington. Michael Jenkins netted 16 points for the Bulldogs. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot… Read More
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    BANGOR – Chris McGuire broke a 1-1 tie with the lone goal of the second period and triggered a three-goal outburst with his second one as Houlton-Hodgdon beat Hampden Academy 5-2 Tuesday night at Sawyer Arena in high school hockey action. Houlton-Hodgdon is now 4-3. Read More
    MILLINOCKET – Adriana Eurich scored 13 of her game-high 14 points in the second half as Stearns pulled away for a 51-33 schoolgirl basketball victory over Piscataquis Community Monday night. April Davis chipped in 12 points for the Minutemen, who outscored PCHS of Guilford 31-17… Read More
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    ORONO – Brandon Paul had a hat trick with three goals as Orono defeated Presque Isle 4-3 in high school hockey action Wednesday night at Alfond Arena. Luke Estes posted the other score for the 2-5 Red Riots. Nathan Curtis, Ben Perry, Chad Evinger and… Read More
    BANGOR – Collin Ciomei scored 24 points as unbeaten Deer-Isle Stonington raced out to a 19-point halftime lead and cruised to a 66-45 high school boys basketball win over Bangor Christian at Husson College Wednesday night. Joe Carter chipped in with 11 points for the… Read More
    CARIBOU – Cameron Anderson scored eight of his 10 points in the fourth quarter as the Caribou boys basketball team pulled away for a pivotal 46-42 Class B victory over Aroostook County rival Presque Isle Wednesday night. Phil St. Peter had 13 points for the… Read More
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    ORONO – Josh Hesseltine scored 10 seconds into overtime to help the Old Town Coyotes knock off the Houlton-Hodgdon Black Hawks 4-3 in overtime Saturday night at Alfond Arena. Old Town’s Jason Smith won the opening faceoff in overtime and sent the puck to Hesseltine,… Read More
    BELFAST – Belfast overcame a 19-4 first-quarter deficit, outscoring Lincoln Academy 17-2 in the second quarter en route to a 40-36 girls basketball victory Friday night. Danielle Littlefield paced the Lions with 14 points, while Ade Hills provided 11 points, six rebounds and four blocked… Read More
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    HODGDON – Chris Williams scored 19 points, including four three-pointers, and Daniel McGillicuddy contributed 16 points and grabbed 18 rebounds as Hodgdon rallied from a six-point first-quarter deficit to upend Van Buren 60-55 in high school boys basketball action Friday. Andrew McGillicuddy, Daniel’s twin brother,… Read More
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    BREWER – The Skowhegan High School Indians wasted little time taking full advantage of their superior speed in Wednesday night’s 11-4 hockey victory over Hampden Academy. The Class A Indians scored twice in the first 4 minutes, 34 seconds en route to building a 5-1… Read More
    CORINTH – Morgan Chasse registered 12 points to propel John Bapst of Bangor to a 47-38 girls basketball victory over Central Wednesday. Samantha MacMillan chipped in with 10 points for the Crusaders of Bangor. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var… Read More
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    PRESQUE ISLE – Sarah Riopel scored with about 30 seconds remaining to lift Greater Houlton Christian Academy to a 47-45 schoolgirl basketball victory over Katahdin of Stacyville on Wednesday night. Riopel and Kasi Parker each finished with 17 points for the Eagles. googletag.cmd.push(function () {… Read More
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    EAST SULLIVAN – Maddie Park tossed in a game-high 19 points to lead George Stevens Academy of Blue Hill to a 55-40 girls basketball win over Sumner Wednesday night. India Frazier contributed 13 for the Eagles. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes =… Read More
    The Houlton-Hodgdon Black Hawks have had some memorable wins since they started their hockey program in the 1999-2000 season. But none as memorable as Saturday night when they shocked Class A Bangor 2-1 at Sawyer Arena in Bangor in a mutual season-opener. googletag.cmd.push(function () {… Read More
    There will be a new Eastern Maine Class B hockey champion and plenty of candidates since defending regional and state titlist Brewer has moved up to Class A. “The league is so tight this year,” said Orono coach Greg Hirsch. “This is the most parity… Read More
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    No final decisions have been made yet but it appears Foxcroft Academy and Stearns High School in Millinocket won’t have ice hockey teams next season due to low numbers. Both communities have been hurt by the lack of a feeder program. Neither has its own… Read More
    LEWISTON – Seventy-one seconds into Saturday’s Class B state championship game against Greely of Cumberland Center, Brewer’s Devin Fitzpatrick was sent to the penalty box to serve two minutes for tripping. Twenty-three seconds after Fitzpatrick’s penalty expired, the Witches’ John Ambrose was whistled for tripping. Read More
    ORONO – Dr. Carl Flynn, the Presque Isle High School hockey coach, was right. He was concerned his team didn’t match up nearly as well against Brewer in Wednesday night’s Eastern Maine Class B championship game as it did against the teams it eliminated in… Read More
    Following a 10-3 shellacking at home to Brewer on Feb. 10, Presque Isle High School senior center Ben McPherson approached coach Dr. Carl Flynn about changing their approach so they could be more competitive against the top teams. “I told him if I had skated… Read More
    LEWISTON – Matt Boehmer and his new linemates found the perfect time to start working well together. Boehmer had two goals and an assist, Christian Dionne had a goal and a pair of assists and Andrew Riley stopped all 21 shots his stingy defense allowed… Read More
    Andrew Riley said he “likes the pressure” that comes with being a goalie. The Bangor High School junior will be in a pressure-cooker today when the third-seeded Rams meet Waterville in an Eastern Maine Class B semifinal beginning at 6:30 p.m. at The Colisee in… Read More
    The Bangor High School hockey team knows it has been a special year athletically for the school and wants to do its part beginning tonight at 6:30 when it entertains Messalonskee High School of Oakland in an Eastern Maine Class A quarterfinal at Sawyer Arena. Read More
    PRESQUE ISLE – Dylan Collins scored the winning goal 4:24 into the third period off an assist from Brennen Shaw to lift No. 4 Presque Isle to a 4-3 Class B quarterfinal hockey victory over No. 5 John Bapst of Bangor on Monday. Ben McPherson… Read More
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    BREWER – Dylan Fitzpatrick netted four goals and Reid McLaughlin notched a goal and two assists as Brewer thumped Winslow 9-3 in high school hockey action at T.J. Ryan Arena Friday. John Ambrose and Mike Kotredes each tallied a goal and an assist, and Davis… Read More
    HOULTON – Chris McConnon and Sean Babin each scored a goal and assisted another to lead Orono to a 5-2 high school hockey win over Houlton-Hodgdon Tuesday. Orono led just 1-0 after two periods. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var… Read More
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    CORINTH – Joel Riemersma and Bruce Nason combined for 17 fourth-quarter points and Seth Dwyer had five as Orono pulled away from Central for a 55-45 schoolboy basketball victory Wednesday night. Dwyer had a game-high 17 points, Nason finished with 12 points and nine rebounds,… Read More
    BANGOR – At Eastern Maine Community College’s Johnston Gym, Jade Philbrick scored 21 points to lead Highview Christian Academy of Charleston past Elan of Portland 60-35 in girls basketball action Monday. Jana Philbrick and Michala Rowe scored 15 and 14 points, respectively for the HCA… Read More
    BAR HARBOR – Ben Young converted a tip-in off a missed shot as time expired to lift Mount Desert Island past John Bapst of Bangor 51-49 in schoolboy basketball action Monday. Wes Chapman paced the Trojans with 20 points and nine rebounds. googletag.cmd.push(function () {… Read More
    BREWER – Sean Babin netted four goals Saturday as Orono held off Brewer for a 7-4 high school hockey victory at the T.J. Ryan Center. Tony Raymond tallied two goals and three assists and Chris McConnon chipped in with a goal and two assists for… Read More
    WINSLOW – The Bangor High School hockey team snapped a four-game winless streak (0-3-1) at the expense of the youthful Messalonskee Eagles Wednesday night and it was three seniors who helped make it happen. Senior center Matt Boehmer collected a hat trick (three goals) and… Read More