March 20, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Long Reach hitting stride

LONG REACH SWIM CLUB competed in the 2017 MSI Junior Olympic Championship at Bowdoin College over the weekend. More...

Sixers rally to beat Celtics

PHILADELPHIA Save this performance for the highlight reel: Clutch shots. A raucous home crowd. The type of comeback that embodies a team’s toughness. More...

Bowdoin women drop first match

CLAREMONT, Calif.   The Bowdoin College women’s tennis team suffered its first setback of the season in a 6-3 match at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Saturday afternoon.  The third-ranked Polar Bears are 6-1. More...

Drew Pomeranz pulled

FORT MYERS, Fla. Red Sox pitcher Drew Pomeranz exited Sunday’s start after two innings because of tightness in his left triceps, the latest setback for Boston’s staff in spring training. More...

South Carolina stuns Duke

UNC tops Arkansas; Michigan drops Louisville

GREENVILLE, S.C. Sindarius Thornwell had 24 points, Chris Silva scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half and seventh-seeded South Carolina stunned No. More...

Notre Dame moves on to ‘Sweet 16’

SOUTH BEND, Ind. Marina Mabrey scored 21 points, Arike Ogunbowale added 18 and No. More...

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Newman skips late pit stop, stuns Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. A big gamble in the desert heat ended a long victory drought for Ryan Newman. When just about everybody else decided to take a tirechanging pit stop in the final few laps on Sunday, Newman figured he’d be going in with them. More...

Late eagle carries Leishman

ORLANDO, Fla.   Marc Leishman kept shifting his eyes toward the glare coming from the silver Arnold Palmer Invitational trophy at his side. More...

U.S. on to WBC semis

SAN DIEGO   The United States is going to the semifinals of the World Baseball Classic for the second time thanks to another impressive home run by Giancarlo Stanton at Petco Park and a spectacular catch at the fence by hometown favorite Adam Jo More...

Lisbon Unified advances to semifinal

Defeats Edward Little, 41-29

LISBON   The Lisbon High School Unified basketball team may only go as far as Jake Patenaude takes it.  The Greyhounds were back in playoff action against Edward Little on Thursday, and thanks to a game-high 18 points from Patenaude, they&r More...

Samantha Diamond takes over at Mt. Ararat

Replaces Sam Chard as girls lax coach

TOPSHAM Replacing a longtime coach is always going to be tough. In the case of Mt. Ararat High School and Sam Chard, you’ve got a coach that was at the helm of the varsity girls lacrosse team for over a decade. More...

Bowdoin softball gets first win

LEESBURG, Fla. The Bowdoin softball team picked up its first win of the season in a 10-2 victory against Endicott on Thursday morning before falling 8-4 to Arcadia. The Polar Bears are 1-3 after two days of play in Florida. More...

THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT!

  THE ANNUAL ”THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT” exhibition produced by the Brunswick Skating Club and the Bowdoin College Skating School will be held at Watson Arena in Brunswick on Sunday at 5 p.m. More...

Anna McDougal off to Olympics

WISCASSET Anna McDougal of Wiscasset is headed to the Special Olympics in Austria to compete in Alpine Skiing. McDougal has been with Special Olympics for nine years and has been skiing for four. More...

Oilers thump Bruins

EDMONTON, Alberta Connor McDavid knows that scoring goals isn’t his team’s concern. More...

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Bath’s Andrew Morong finding quick success

Led CMCC to national title this season

AUBURN Andrew Morong thought he might be a sports agent. Or maybe a team manager. When he graduated from Morse High School in 2004, Morong earned a psychology degree from the University of Maine, but sports was always in his future. More...

Medomak 3/4 girls capture tourney title

BRUNSWICK The Brunswick Parks and Recreation Department hosted the annual girls third- and fourth-grade basketball tournament this past weekend. More...

Big 2nd half helps Celtics to 117-104 win

BOSTON Injuries have prevented the Celtics’ core starters from spending much time on the floor together this season. More...