February 5, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Hyde completes big turnaround

Phoenix girls, winless last season, finish 16-1

BATH   Hyde girls senior girls basketball players Kara Fischer and Katie Comeaux suffered through an 0-17 season last year, where little went right for the Phoenix.  This year, things have been far different for the Phoenix after concluding More...

Lisbon, Wiscasset, Hyde boys victorious

MONMOUTH — Lisbon High School got past Monmouth Academy 54-51 in overtime in Mountain Valley Conference boys basketball action on Monday.  The Greyhounds (4-13 and scheduled to host St. More...

Mt. Ararat frosh edge Erskine

SOUTH CHINA — Alex LaFountain and Harper Moutal each scored nine points as the Mt. Ararat High School freshman boys basketball team slipped past Erskine Academy 36-35 in recent action.  Mt. More...

Suggs scores 23 in UNE’s victory

BIDDEFORD — Former Morse High School standout Beth Suggs scored 23 points as the University of New England women’s basketball team won its 11th straight game with a 75-46 decision over Gordon College in Commonwealth Coast Conference actio More...

Hyde tracksters in last WMC meet

GORHAM — Hyde School’s indoor track program competed on Friday in its last regular season Western Maine Conference league meet.  Up next is the State Class B championship for three of the Phoenix athletes.  More...

Freeport track in WMC indoor meet

GORHAM — The Freeport High School indoor track meet converged on the University of Southern Maine on Friday for a Western Maine Conference meet.  In the girls competition, the Falcons finished fifth with 68 points. More...

Phipps. Sportsmen’s ice fishing on tap

PHIPPSBURG — The 14th annual Phippsburg Sportsmen's Association Dickie Lemont Ice Fishing Derby is set to be held on Sunday.  The Derby is held on Sagadahoc County waters from daylight to 4 p.m. Weighin is from noon to 4 p.m. More...

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Baltimore QB Joe Flacco earns Super Bowl MVP

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Until this Super Bowl, Joe Flacco always believed in himself more than many other folks did.  Maybe that’s because the Baltimore Ravens quarterback never put up the most scintillating statistics. More...

Brunswick boys fall short versus Devils

Last week of regular season coming up

LEWISTON   Lewiston had it in the bag.  The Blue Devils, coming in riding a seven-game Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference basketball winning streak, led slumping Brunswick, with three straight losses, by 17 points (55-38) with 2:12 remaini More...

Ravens Lewis ends NFL career on top

NEW ORLEANS   So, Ray Lewis, now that you’ve won a Super Bowl, what’s next?  No, he’s not going to that amusement park. The Baltimore Ravens linebacker is heading into retirement — and he can’t wait.  More...

Niners have better chance than Ravens to be back

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens carried off the Lombardi Trophy. Their beaten opponent has a better chance of doing it next season.   More...

Good weekend for Bowdoin track, swim

GORHAM — The Bowdoin College men’s track and field team placed second at the Maine State Indoor Track & Field Championship Saturday night at the University of Southern Maine.  The Polar Bears scored 139 points to place behind Bat More...

Bellator MMA event coming to Colisee

LEWISTON — The Androscoggin Colisee will host Bellator MMA for a March 21 live telecast, to be shown on Spike TV.  The event will feature the $100,000 Welterweight Tournament finals match, with the Bellator debut of kickboxing world champi More...

Branningan shot lifts Eagle jayvees

TOPSHAM — Liam Brannigan hit the game-winning shot as time ran out on the clock and the Mt. More...

USM falls to Keene State

GORHAM — Senior guard Ryan Martin scored a teamhigh 18 points to lead six players in double-figures as the Keene State College Owls defeated the University of Southern Maine Huskies 88- 80 in a Little East Conference men’s basketball tilt More...

Lewiston defeats Brunswick Orange

BRUNSWICK —Lewiston High School used a decisive 10-2 third quarter advantage to defeat the Brunswick Orange squad 38-34 in girls junior varsity basketball action on Friday.  Brunswick opened the game with a 7-2 run before the Blue Devils c More...

Brunswick frosh boys in victory

LEWISTON — The Brunswick High School freshman boys basketball team earned its fourth win with a 51- 45 victory over Lewiston on Friday.  Evan Groat and Alan Molnar led the Dragons with 16 points each, while Owen Rudalevidge chipped in wit More...

Ravens ‘power’ surge past 49ers

Baltimore edges San Francisco 34-31 in electric Super Bowl

NEW ORLEANS   For a Super Bowl with so many story lines, this game came up with quite a twist.  Try a blackout that turned a blowout into a shootout — capped by a brilliant defensive stand.  More...

Celtics top Clippers, 106-104

BOSTON   The Celtics keep rolling without Rajon Rondo.  Not even a late comeback by one of the NBA’s best teams could keep Boston from beating the Los Angeles Clippers 106-104 on Sunday and improve to 4-0 since a knee injury ended the More...