December 20, 2011 RSS feed / Sports

Lisbon girls work comeback magic

Greyhounds get past Wiscasset, 34-32

WISCASSET   When talking about fourthquarter comebacks, New Englanders have been flooded with Tim Tebow talk, referring to the Denver Broncos quarterback who has been the media darling of the National Football League.  More...

BRIEFS

Eagles nip Destroyers in 8th grade hoops   TOPSHAM — Shy Ulrickson scored a game- high 21 points as the Mt. Ararat Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball team slipped past rival Bath 33-31 on Thursday.  More...

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Brady, Pats slow down Tebow, Broncos 41-23

DENVER   Slow starts, solved. More...

Erskine wears down Eagles

Mt. Ararat boys fall, 56-45

TOPSHAM   Three quarters worth of pounding inside by a taller Erskine Academy did little to persuade the Mt. More...

A win for Greyhounds

Mt. Ararat, Richmond girls victorious

LISBON FALLS — The Lisbon High School girls basketball team found little on the offensive end in the first half, trailing 19- 12 against St. Dom’s at the break in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference contest on Friday.  More...

Goings-on

Today Basketball — Edward Little boys at Brunswick, 7 p.m.; Brunswick girls at Edward Little, 7 p.m.; Erskine Academy boys at Mt. Ararat, 7 p.m.; Mt. More...

Dragons girls keep rolling

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls hockey team scored three goals in each period in overwhelming Cape Elizabeth/Waynflete 9-1 on Thursday at Sidney J. Watson Arena.   More...

Topsham Rec. has winter offerings

TOPSHAM — The Topsham Parks and Recreation Department has a number of programs available this winter. More...

Penn St. officials eager to confront charges

A court hearing for two Penn State officials will focus on what exactly they were told about child sex- abuse allegations in 2002.  Former Vice President Gary Schultz and athletic director Tim Curley are charged with lying to a grand jury and fa More...

Thomas saves 33 in 3-2 Bruins win over Canadiens

Boston has won 19 of 22 games

BOSTON   It doesn’t matter who is coaching the Canadiens or how many points separate them from Boston in the standings, the Bruins never take it easy against Montreal.  More...

San Fran beats Big Ben, Steelers, 20-3

SAN FRANCISCO   Ben Roethlisberger threw a few extra passes in near darkness after the lights went out at Candlestick Park.  More...

Bowdoin Relays!

BRUNSWICK — The annual Bowdoin Relays were held Saturday at Farley Field House, with the Waterville girls and boys emerging as team champions. The Waterville girls earned 116 points to outdistance Greely (92), Brunswick (82) and Mt. Ararat (58). More...

Celtics top Raptors

TORONTO (AP) — Greg Stiemsma tipped in the gamewinning shot with 12 seconds left and the Boston Celtics held off the Toronto Raptors 76-75 Sunday in the preseason opener for both teams.  Ray Allen scored 12 points for the Celtics, while Ke More...

Dragons hand EL first loss, 54-48

BRUNSWICK — Brunswick High School overcame an early 17-9 first-quarter deficit, got some key free throws down the stretch and beat Edward Little 54-48 in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball action on Friday.  More...

Top-ranked Baylor downs No. 2 UConn

NO. 1 VS. NO. 2

WACO, Texas (AP) — With a sense of relief and exhilaration, Odyssey Sims slung the ball high into the air as the final seconds ticked off the clock.  Brittney Griner, Sims and topranked Baylor had swatted away another challenge to stay on More...

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SPORTS ON TV

FRIDAY AFTERNOON  3:00 (GOLF) Golf Omega Dubai Ladies Masters, Third Round. (Same-day Tape)  EVENING  8:00 (ESPN) College Football NCAA Division I, First Semifinal -- Montana at Sam Houston State. More...

AREA, MAINE BRIEFS

Bowdoin’s Henrikson top Player once again   BRUNSWICK — For the second time this season, Bowdoin senior Jill Henrikson of Bath has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the We More...

Masters swimmers star at New Englands

BOSTON — More than 400 masters swimmers converged on the Boston University Aquatic Center for the fall New England swim championships Dec. More...