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GAME ONE OF THE PLAYOFFS AND MAINE GOES DOWN…. THE BLACKBEARS FALL TO TOP RANK BINGHAMTON 9-3….DESPITE THE BEARS TAKING THE LEAD ON A BILLY CATHER HOMERUN…. THE OTHER TWO RUNS MAINE SCORED CAME FROM ANOTHER HOMERUN BY CURT SMITH….THE BEARS WILL HAVE TO WIN OUT TO WIN THEIR THIRD STRAIGHT AMERICA EAST CHAMPIONSHIP.

HOCKEY CAPTAIN MICHEL LEVEILLE GRADUATED WITH A COMMUNICATIONS DEGREE AND A 3.2 GPA… HE ALSO LEAD MAINE TO THE FROZEN FOUR THREE TIMES… TODAY HE WAS NAMED TO THE ESPN THE MAGAZINE/COSIDA ACADEMIC ALL DISTRICT TEAM.

ANTOHER MAINE ATHLETE, SWIMMER TAL SHPAIZER ALSO NAMED TO THE TEAM. SHE IS A DECORATED SWIMMER FROM ISRAEL, SHE IS ALSO A FINALIST FOR AMERICA EAST WOMAN OF THE YEAR.