March 6, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Pierce helps Celtics top slumping 76ers

So much for Boston’s grim outlook once Rajon Rondo was lost for the season. Avery Bradley has followed the trusted blueprint of dogged defense and impact scoring to help push the Celtics up the standings. More...

Coastal Babe Ruth Baseball has meeting

BATH — The Coastal Babe Ruth Baseball Association will hold a meeting tonight at the Bath Recreation Department office. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Scott Ford at 729-0343. More...

Chipman helps USM track to school mark

NEW YORK — Sophomore Jamie Ruginskiandthe4x400-meterrelay team set school records Saturday to help the University of Southern Maine men’s indoor track and field team finish sixth among the 51 teams that scored at ECAC (Eastern College Ath More...

Brunswick Rec. offers girls tourney

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Parks and Recreation Department is hosting two girls youth basketball tournaments over the weekend. In girls sixth-grade action, the 11- team event gets under way Friday at 4:30 p.m. More...

Maine Basketball finalists announced

AUGUSTA — The three finalists for the 2013 Miss Maine Basketball and Mr. Maine Basketball were announced on Monday. More...

McDonald’s Senior Basketball on tap

BANGOR — The top high school senior basketball student/athletes in the state will join together for the Maine McDonald’s High School Senior All-Star Basketball Weekend Friday and Saturday at Newman Gymnasium on the campus of Husson Univer More...

Three Huskies earn Pilgrim wrestling honors

GORHAM — Senior captains Peter Gilman, Logan Russell of Bath and sophomore Michael Arangio each earned Pilgrim Wrestling League All-Star honors. More...

UMaine women won’t compete in AE event

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The University of Maine women’s basketball team will not participate in the 2013 America East Women’s Basketball Championship presented by SEFCU that begins on Friday, the university announced. More...

Bowdoin’s Miller in NCAA Nordic

BRUNSWICK — Junior Kaitlynn Miller will be the first Bowdoin College Nordic skier to compete at the NCAA Championships since 1997 when she hits the trails on Thursday at the Rikert Nordic Center in Middlebury, Vt. More...

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Bowdoin’s Ryan to lead athletics

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College has announced the appointment of Tim Ryan as Ashmead White Director of Athletics. Ryan, who has served as Interim Director of Athletics for the last nine months, was selected following a national search. More...

Bruins blow three-goal lead in loss to Caps

Eric Fehr scored 37 seconds into overtime Tuesday night, and the Washington Capitals rallied from a three-goal, first-period deficit to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 in a thriller reminiscent of the teams’ seven-game playoff series a year ago. More...

Sox hurler Britton arrested

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Jail records said Red Sox lefthander Drake Britton was arrested in Fort Myers, Fla., for driving under the influence. The 23-year-old was arrested early Saturday morning. More...

Purcell, USM lax battle back

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The University of Southern Maine Huskies women’s lacrosse team overcame an early 4-0 deficit and went on to defeat the M.I.T. Engineers 15-11 in the teams’ season-opening game Saturday at Roberts Stadium. More...

Three wins for Russell at Northeast Regional

WORCESTER, Mass. — Logan Russell of Bath and the University of Southern Maine won two of his three matches during the NCAA Division III Northeast Regional Championships this past weekend. More...

‘That’s Entertainment’ set for March 17

BRUNSWICK — The Skating Club of Brunswick’s annual show “That's Entertainment” is scheduled for Bowdoin College’s Sidney J. Watson Arena on March 17 at 5 p.m. More...

Maine Pines to host Under-10 tennis

BRUNSWICK — The United States Tennis Association, in combination with the Maine Tennis Association, is bringing Kirk Anderson to Maine Pines Racquet and Fitness on Saturday. The free workshop will run from 9 a.m. More...

WMC to host hoops banquet

SOUTH PORTLAND — The Western Maine Conference has scheduled its Basketball Awards Night for Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the Southern Maine Community College gymnasium. More...

Bowdoin tracksters earn NCAA bids

BRUNSWICK — Three members of the Bowdoin College indoor track and field team have earned a trip to the Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships in qualifiers announced by the NCAA on Monday. More...

Bath Ripken Baseball registration on tap

BATH — Bath Youth Baseball registration is now open for players age 9-12 at the Bath Parks and Recreation building located at 4 Sheridan Road in Bath. The registration fee is $50 and financial assistance may be available. More...

Rumford boys 3/4 champions

BRUNSWICK — Rumford defeated Gray-New Gloucester 33-19 Sunday to capture the Brunswick Parks and Recreation Department’s Third-Fourth Grade Boys Basketball Tournament. More...