September 15, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Greyhounds trap Wolverines, 3-1

Lisbon girls soccer wins 3rd straight

Live by the sword, die by the sword. For Wiscasset High School, it was the offside trap that the Wolverines lived by in an early season Mountain Valley Conference girls soccer matchup with Lisbon on Thursday.  More...

Falcons surge past Patriots, 2-0

Freeport girls soccer 3-2

FREEPORT   After a sluggish first half, the Freeport High School girls soccer team showed a little more pep in the second half, breaking a scoreless tie at the half and netting a pair of goals in blanking Gray-New Gloucester, 2-0 in Western Main More...

Pomeranz, Benintendi lead Sox past A’s, 6-2

BOSTON Drew Pomeranz knew it was likely the last batter he’d face. He figured he had to make one of his best pitches. More...

Pats-Saints clash a showcase for aging stars Brady, Brees

NEW ORLEANS Brady, Brees and Bono. How’s that for a middle-aged power trio? More...

Texans top Bengals

THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

CINCINNATI Deshaun Watson showed up in a black tuxedo for his first NFL start. From his snazzy bowtie to his game- turning scramble, he did it all his style. More...

Rally gives Cleveland 22nd straight win

CLEVELAND   On a winning streak that just won’t stop, the Cleveland Indians have posted shutouts, blowouts and routine wins.   All that was missing were a walk-off victory and extra innings. More...

Picklefest 2017 comes to Brunswick this weekend

BRUNSWICK The Mid-coast Maine Pickleball Association is holding its third annual Ronnie Shy Memorial Picklefest tournament this coming Saturday and Sunday at Maine Pines Racquet & Fitness Center, located on Harpswell Road. More...

Eagles earn 2-0 JV field hockey win

BANGOR — Annie Wilkins put Mt. Ararat ahead as the Eagles came away with a 2-0 field hockey victory in high school jayvee action on Tuesday against Bangor.  Gracie Morrell assisted on Wilkins’ goal, and Brynn Charron doubled Mt. More...

Jaques receives Liberty League honor

TROY, N.Y. — Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and former Freeport High School student/athlete Henry Jaques has been honored with a weekly award in cross country by the Liberty League. More...

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Dragons drop tough one

AREA ROUNDUPS

BRUNSWICK Bangor handed Brunswick a tough 3-2 loss in boys high school Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference soccer action on Thursday. The Dragons fell to 0-5 and visit Morse on Tuesday at 6 p.m. More...

Brunswick girls edge Bangor, 1-0

BANGOR Lea Scrapchansky said she wanted to do something for her team. More...

David Price off DL and to bullpen

BOSTON The Boston Red Sox activated left-hander David Price on Thursday and plan to use him out of the bullpen. Price went on the 10-day disabled list July 28 with an inflamed elbow. More...

Leishman leads BMW Championship

LAKE FOREST, Ill.   Marc Leishman left his golf clubs in his garage during his week break from the FedEx Cup playoff and it didn’t change anything. More...

Red Sox, Fister fall to A’s, 7-3

Sox division lead down to three games

BOSTON Doug Fister’s rough start was too much for the Boston Red Sox to overcome this time. More...

Kahne looking ahead

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Seahawks fly past ’Hounds, 6-0

Lisbon field hockey record now 1-4

LISBON   Boothbay exploded for five second-half goals en route to a 6-0 victory over Lisbon in high school field hockey Mountain Valley Conference action on Wednesday.  Senior Sydney Meader netted four goals for the Seahawks in the victory. More...

Brady says improvement, not magic plays key against Saints

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. It’s not often that teams catch Tom Brady having an off game throwing the football. More...

NFL Overreaction!

Loosen your arm, Jimmy G.  Turning 40 turned Tom Brady into Scott Tolzien. Bill Belichick has to bench Brady and start Jimmy Garoppolo if the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots want to have any chance to repeat.  More...

LA gets 2028 Olympics

LIMA, Peru The tears welling in the Paris mayor’s eyes told the story one way. The words the Los Angeles mayor spoke told it another. This was one of those rare Olympic moments when everyone walked away a winner. More...