April 16, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Dragons in track action

THE BRUNSWICK HIGH SCHOOL track team traveled to Lewiston’s Bates College on Friday for a season-opening meet. More...

Red Sox trip up O’s, 3-1

BOSTON   Even playing in wind chills below freezing couldn’t slow down the red-hot Boston Red Sox.  Andrew Benintendi got three hits and the Red Sox extended the best start in their 118-year history, beating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 More...

Celtics survive wild finish, down Bucks in OT, 113-107

BOSTON Boston coach Brad Stevens loves the postseason because it offers a chance to “bust narratives.” The Celtics took their first step toward shattering the belief they can’t win without their biggest stars. More...

Rangers beat Astros, 3-1

HOUSTON Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the eighth inning and Robinson Chirinos drove in all three runs for the Texas Rangers during their 3-1 victory over the Houston Astros in 10 innings Sunday night. More...

Kodaira rallies to win RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. Early on, Satoshi Kodaira was thinking only of playing well enough Sunday to make it to next week’s PGA Tour stop. More...

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Mt. Ararat girls lacrosse drops debut

WATERVILLE   On Friday afternoon, Messalonskee High School sophomore Sadie Colby made her first start in goal — varsity, junior varsity, pickup game in the backyard, anything. More...

Mt. Ararat JV boys lax wins

TOPSHAM — Eli Schoenberg scored five goals to power the Mt. More...

Munn powers Thomas to wins

WATERVILLE — The Thomas College men’s tennis team cruised to a 9-0 victory over SUNY Delhi in a non-conference matchup on Sunday afternoon at the Harold Alfond Athletic Center.  The Terrier winning streak moved to seven games at 10- More...

Silverman, Bates roll to tennis win

LEWISTON — The Bates College women’s tennis team picked up an 8-1 NESCAC win over Connecticut College on Sunday.  The Bobcats (9-5, 3-2 NESCAC) won all six singles matches, with No. More...

Polar Bears bag Trinity

BRUNSWICK The Bowdoin College softball team picked up its fifth consecutive NESCAC victory after holding off a late Trinity charge for a 4-2 Eastern series opening win. More...

Eagles win lax opener

TOPSHAM   Connor Brown erupted for three goals to power Mt. More...

Jackets take 2-0 lead on Caps

WASHINGTON Matt Calvert scored 12:22 into overtime, Sergei Bobrovsky made 54 saves and the Columbus Blue Jackets overcame two goals from Alex Ovechkin beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff ser More...

Maine Mammoths drop home opener to Carolina

Nearly 5,000 fans watch indoor football debut in Portland

PORTLAND Arena football arrived Saturday night in Portland, accompanied by thumping hits, blaring music and a level of excitement absent from Cross Insurance Arena since the Portland Pirates skated away nearly two years ago. More...

Quick start lifts Pacers past Cavs

CLEVELAND Victor Oladipo scored 32 points and the Indiana Pacers held off Cleveland’s second- half rally for a stunning 98-80 victory Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference series, handing LeBron James and the Cavaliers’ their first More...

Falcons hold off Knights in baseball opener, 7-4

Wagner brothers lead the way

POLAND Brothers Shea, Colby and Gabe Wagner have discussed how much fun it will be to play together this year for the Freeport High School baseball team. More...

Freeport boys lax drops turf debut

FREEPORT   Taking the energy from playing their first regular season game on the new turf field, the Freeport boys lacrosse team played a hard 48 minutes, but fell short in the end, dropping a 12-6 decision to Western Maine Conference foe Fryebu More...

A new era for Falcons

Freeport girls lax opens new field with a win

FREEPORT   The Freeport High School girls lacrosse team opened the 2018 season christening its new turf field with a dominating performance, getting goals from nine different scorers and shutting down Fryeburg Academy, 16- 2, Thursday afternoon More...

Luchies looking to build ’Builders

BATH There is a new track coach at Morse High School, and he has plans to make the sport a popular destination for Shipbuilder athletes. More...

Dragons roll to lax win over Cony, 19-1

WATERVILLE   Aiden Glover had five goals and three assists, Max Gramins and Nolan Lyne each had three goals and one assist, and the Brunswick High School boys lacrosse team opened its season with a 19-1 win over Cony at Thomas College on Thursda More...