September 24, 2015 RSS feed / Sports

Bobcat boys soccer cruises to 5-1 win

RICHMOND   It had been more than a full season since the defending State Class D champion Richmond High School boys soccer team had dropped a game.  That is until Tuesday, when the Bobcats fell to rival Buckfield, 2-1, in a physically-drain More...

Bobcats girls paste Breakers, 11-0

RICHMOND   The Richmond High School girls soccer team put up 37 shots in its 11-0 win against Pine Tree Academy in a Class D South matchup on Wednesday.  The Bobcats (6-1) had some early trouble offensively against the Breakers (1-5), who More...

Pats’ Gronkowski earns strong praise from Belichick

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Bill Belichick says there’s a whole lot more to tight end Rob Gronkowski than catching passes, end zone spikes and TV commercials.  “Probably underrated. More...

Lisbon’s Harriman captures Midseason cross country meet

AUGUSTA   Lisbon High School cross country runner Nicholas Harriman was hungry for a victory — and a good steak.  More...

Brunswick JV girls improve to 7-0

LEWISTON — The Brunswick High School jayvee girls soccer team is 7-0 after a 6-0 win against Lewiston on Tuesday.  Haile Cummings had three goals for the Dragons, while Elaine Kew had two and Bridget Smith had one.  Maddie Brescia an More...

Mt. Ararat JV boys get win at home

TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat High School jayvee boys soccer team beat Oxford Hills, 4-0 on Tuesday to improve to 4-2- 1.  Maximo Varela started the scoring off an assist by Kody Noyes. More...

Brunswick plays Mt. Ararat to soccer tie

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School jayvee Black team met up with the Mt. Ararat freshman squad recently, finishing in a 2-2 deadlock.  Down 1-0, the Dragons tied the game on a Holden Andrews goal off an assist from Kyle Hanson. More...

Sugg boys earn second win

LISBON FALLS — Jack Tibbets and DJ Douglass hooked up for two goals as the Sugg Middle School boys soccer team earned a 2-1 win over Hall-Dale on Tuesday.  Tibbets had two goals off Douglass setups, one coming in each half as the Greyhound More...

Tribbet outduels Martin in Thunder Four feature

WISCASSET   The good weather held out, and although the evening was cool, it felt still like summer at Wiscasset Speedway on Saturday. More...

Bowdoin, Bates play to NESCAC deadlock

LEWISTON — The Bowdoin College and Bates men’s soccer teams played to a New England Small College Athletic Conference scoreless draw on Wednesday evening under the lights at Garcelon Field.  The Polar Bears stand at 2-2-1 (1-2-1 NESC More...

’Hounds now 4-3

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LISBON FALLS — The Lisbon High School girls soccer team is 4-3 after a 2-1 win against Mt. More...

Rays drop Sox, 6-2

BOSTON (AP) — Drew Smyly pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, and John Jaso’s two-run double keyed a three-run eighth to carry Tampa Bay to a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday, keeping the Rays out of last place. More...

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Redskins-Giants game kick off Week 3

Even though the Redskins are 1-1 and the Giants are 0- 2, they’re both in the thick of the NFC East race.  The injuries Dallas has sustained and the walkabout Philadelphia is on make the division a blurry mess in which anything could happe More...

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Stroman pitches Blue Jays past Yankees

TORONTO (AP) — Russell Martin hit a three-run home run, Marcus Stroman pitched seven strong innings to win his third straight start and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 4-0 on Wednesday night, extending their AL East lead to 3 1/ More...

Lewiston early goals hurt Dragons

Undefeated Blue Devils roll past Brunswick in rematch of last year’s Regional final

BRUNSWICK   The Brunswick High School boys varsity soccer team lost 5-0 against Lewiston in a Kennebec Valley Conference matchup on Tuesday afternoon.  More...

Rays bounce Sox, 5-2

BOSTON   Matt Moore helped keep Tampa Bay’s stay in last place a short one.  Moore settled down after a rocky start and allowed the Rays’ hitters to do the same as Tampa Bay rallied to a 5-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tu More...

Dragons, Devils all tied up

LEWISTON   By the end of the season, a tie with perennial power Brunswick likely will be worth more Heal Points than a victory over anyone in the bottom half of Class A North girls’ soccer.  So when Lewiston reached halftime Tuesday e More...

Mt. Ararat boys down Vikings; Bobcats drop first

TOPSHAM — Travis Nadeau netted three goals as the Mt. More...