October 12, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Farrell fired

BOSTON   John Farrell racked up a lot of wins and World Series title with the Boston Red Sox. More...

Freeport stifles Lakers

FREEPORT With the season winding down, the Freeport High School girls soccer team knows there are no games to waste. More...

Brady tells Pats fans not to worry about his shoulder

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady told New England fans not to worry about his left shoulder injury, even though it has kept him out of the team’s first two practices this week. More...

Hot Eagles face hot Panthers in key Thursday night NFL matchup

Just think: We get another enticing matchup tonight. A week after the Patriots beat the Buccaneers in a tight prime-timer, division leaders Philadelphia and Carolina go at it in Charlotte. More...

Avalanche top Bruins, 6-3

DENVER   Alexander Kerfoot scored his first NHL goal with some part of his lower leg.  Doesn’t really matter which part — a first goal is a first goal and it’s a “great feeling,” he said.  More...

Freeport to hold Homecoming

FREEPORT — The Freeport High School athletic department has big plans for this weekend’s Homecoming festivities.  The boys and girls cross country teams compete in the Western Maine Conference championships at St. More...

Mt. Ararat JV boys soccer split

TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat High School boys jayvee soccer team dropped only its second game of the year, losing to Lewiston 4-3 last week.  The 6-2-2 Eagles got goals from Nathan Taylor (penalty kick), Elias Linkel and Trevor Brown. More...

Mt. Ararat ‘A’ FH team second

WATERVILLE — The Mt. Ararat Middle School “A” field hockey team participated in the Hocktoberfest 7 vs. 7 Tournament at Thomas College on Sunday. More...

Brunswick 7th girls soccer earns a win

BRUNSWICK — Sophia Morin’s first-half goal held up as the Brunswick Junior High School girls seventh-grade soccer team edged Lewiston, 1-0, on Monday. The Huskies dominated throughout the game. More...

Brunswick JV pulls out win over Camden

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School jayvee girls soccer team came away with a thrilling 2- 1 win over Camden Hills on Tuesday.  With 17 minutes left in the first half, Riley Turgeon slipped a pass to Rae Bamberger, who powered a shot int More...

Lebron has ankle injury

CLEVELAND   LeBron James won’t play again this preseason, and there’s a chance he’ll miss Cleveland’s hyped opener with Boston. More...

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Bobcat girls take 8-0 soccer victory

BINGHAM   Emily Snowdon and Caitlin Kendrick tallied a pair of goals each as the Richmond High School girls soccer team ran off with an 8-0 East-West Conference victory over winless Valley on Wednesday.  More...

Strasburg keeps Nationals alive

CHICAGO   Stephen Strasburg gave Washington everything he had, and it was more than enough.  So much for all those questions about heart and character.  Strasburg shook off an illness and pitched seven dominant innings, Michael A. More...

Yankees stun Indians in Game 5

CLEVELAND These young Yankees were unshaken, resilient and as tough as the city they represent. The baby Bronx Bombers have grown up fast. More...

Windjammers take showdown

Brunswick girls soccer suffers first loss, 5-3

BRUNSWICK   As the Camden Hills girls soccer team pressured the Dragon defense during a key late season Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference high school contest, Brunswick athletic trainer Don Crane remarked about how “relentless” the More...

World Cup stunner!

COUVA, Trinidad Twenty-eight years after the United States ended a four-decade World Cup absence with a stunning victory at Trinidad, the Americans’ chances for the 2018 tournament in Russia ended on this island nation off the coast of Venezue More...

Bobcats roll past Saints, 4-1

Richmond boys soccer remains unbeaten (12-0)

RICHMOND The Richmond High School boys soccer team trailed St. Dom’s 1-0 midway through the first half. Coach Peter Gardner was OK with that. What he saw transpire over the remaining 50 minutes was what impressed him the most. More...

Farrell’s status again up in the air

BOSTON   John Farrell is familiar with the extremes that come with being the manager of the Boston Red Sox.  He knows what it’s like to be celebrated, as he was in his first season in 2013 when he managed the team to the franchise&rsq More...

Trump honors champion Penguins

WASHINGTON After adding to the uproar over NFL players who protest during the national anthem, President Donald Trump mostly stuck to hockey in honoring the Stanley Cupwinning Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday, calling them "true champions and incredib More...