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Flaherty verbally says yes to Cubs

Updated 6 years ago

RYAN FLAHERTY HAS COME TO A VERBAL AGREEMENT WITH THE CHICAGO CUBS ON HIS FIRST PRO CONTRACT. THOSE CLOSE TO THE SITUATION SAYS HIS SIGNING BONUS WORTH 950-THOUSAND. FLAHERTY PLAYED AT DEERING HIGH AND SPENT THE LAST THREE YEARS AT VANDERBILT.

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New coach for Polar Bears

Updated 6 years ago

A KNOX NATIVE AND MT. VIEW HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE HAS TAKEN OVER THE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL PROGRAM AT BOWDOIN COLLEGE.

ADRIENNE SHIBLES IS THE NEW COACH OF THE POLAR BEARS. THE PAST COUPLE YEARS SHE WAS ATHLETIC DIRECTOR AT GOULD ACADEMY IN BETHEL. SHIBLES PLAYED HER COLLEGE BALL AT BATES.

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Titles in Tennis

Updated 6 years ago

A SEASON FOR THE AGES FOR THE CARIBOU BOYS TENNIS TEAM…NOT ONLY DO THEY COME IN UNDEFEATED INTO TODAY’S EASTERN MAINE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP THEY COME IN WITHOUT DROPPING A MATCH THE ENTIRE YEAR…
PART OF THE SUCCESS FALLS ON THE VIKINGS NUMBER ON SINGLES… FRANZ ZEHENTNER A TRANSFER STUDENT FROM AUSTRIA…HE WOULD COMPLETE THE SWEEP…6-2, 6-2…

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Prelim softball and baseball finals

Updated 6 years ago

THE WINSLOW BELFAST SOFTBALL GAME HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL TOMMORROW.. JONESPORT BEALS BEATS KATAHDIN 13-8, AND HODGDON OVER WASHBURN 19-16. JOHN BAPST BEATS PRESQUE ISLE 8-6. OLD TOWN HOLDS ON AGAINST WATERVILLE 1-0.

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Pirates sign a new deal

Updated 6 years ago

THE PORTLAND PIRATES HAVE FINALLY INKED THE DEAL AND HAVE A NEW NHL AFFILIATION. THE PIRATES WILL NOW BE THE AHL CLUB FOR THE BUFFALO SABRES…THIS NEW DEAL ENSURES THE PIRATES WILL BE IN PORTLAND UNTIL 2011.

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Two Horses Die

Updated 6 years ago

TWO HORSES HAVE DIED AS THE RESULT OF AN ACCIDENT AT BANGOR RACEWAY SUNDAY.

THE HORSE &quot:MISS MAYA&quot: WENT OFF STRIDE IN THE 6th RACE AND ANOTHER HORSE &quot:PATIENCE AND MONEY&quot: CRASHED INTO IT. BOTH EVENTUALLY NEEDED TO BE PUT DOWN.

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State track championships

Updated 6 years ago

SO MANY GREAT INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCES IN THIS YEAR’S STATE TRACK MEETS… CHRIS FOGLER OF JOHN BAPST SET STATE RECORDS IN THE 110, AND 300 HURLDES, HE ALSO WON THE 200….

MESSALONSKEE’S JESSE LABRECK…BREAKS A 20 YEAR OLD STATE RECORD IN THE HIGH JUMP GOING 5 FEET NINE INCHES…ALSO BROKE RECORD IN THE 110 HURDLES AND THE TRIPLE JUMP.

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Second round of the Bunyan

Updated 6 years ago

RICKY JONES HAS RETAKEN THE LEAD IN THE A FLIGHT. JONES SHOOTS A THREE UNDER 67, HE HAS ONE STROKE LEAD ON JOE ALVAREZ…RALPH BACKMAN LEADS THE B FLIGHT WITH A 163.

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Cather, Smith get the call

Updated 6 years ago

BILLY CATHER, A SPEEDY OUTFIELDER FOR THE UMAINE BLACKBEARS HAS BEEN DRAFTED. CATHER GOES IN THE 33RD ROUND, 991ST OVERALL… To WASHINGTON,,

OUTGOING SENIOR CURT SMITH AMERICA EAST PLAYER OF THE YEAR DRAFTED SIX ROUNDS LATER, 1,075 OVERALL TO THE ST. LOUIS CARDINALS.

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First round of the Bunyan

Updated 6 years ago

RICKY JONES OUT OF ROCKLAND GOLF COURSE HAD CHOPPED DOWN THE REST OF THE COMPETITION IN THE PUAL BUNYAN AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP…JONES HAS WON THE LAST FOUR IN THE A FLIGHT AND FIVE OF THE LAST SEVEN…..BUCKY OWEN OWNS THE C FLIGHT RIGHT NOW WITH A FIRST ROUND 80…HE’S OUT OF PENOBSOT VALLEY.

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Flaherty goes early in draft

Updated 6 years ago

RYAN FLAHERTY MADE HISTORY TONIGHT… HE IS THE HIGHEST DRAFTED POSITION PLAYER IN MAINE HISTORY. FLAHERTY OUT OF PORTLAND GOES 41ST OVERALL TO THE CHICAGO CUBS…. IF HE SIGNS HE MAY REPORT TO SHORT SEASON A BALL IN IDAHO…..

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Flaherty and few others

Updated 6 years ago

THE ONE MAINER WHO WILL MOST LIKELY GO IN THE FIRST COUPLE ROUNDS IS RYAN FLAHERTY… THE PORTLAND NATIVE IS PLAYING AT VANDERBILT AND IS THE SON OF ED FLAHERTY THE LONG TIME USM COACH. HE’S LISTED AS HAS AS THE 68TH RATED PLAYER NO MATTER THE POSITION…14 HOMERUNS AND A 324 AVERAGE THIS YEAR.

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Bangor High in SI

Updated 6 years ago

BANGOR HIGH IS LISTED IN THIS WEEKS SPORTS ILLUSTRATED AS THE MOST SUCCESSFUL SPORTS HIGH SCHOOL IN THE STATE. BANGOR HIGH HAS WON 8 STATE TITLES IN THE LAST TWO SCHOOL YEARS AND 53 IN THE LAST 23 YEARS.

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Tortorella Fired

Updated 6 years ago

JOHN TORTORELLA WAS FIRED TUESDAY AS COACH OF THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING, FOUR YEARS AFTER LEADING THE TEAM TO ITS ONLY STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONSHIP…..

THE FORMER UMAINE PLAYER HAD ONE SEASON REMAINING ON HIS CONTRACT.

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Pepin Returns

Updated 6 years ago

DAVE PEPIN WILL BE BACK TO COACH THE SEARSPORT BASEBALL TEAM IN THE PLAYOFFS.

PEPIN WAS CHARGED WITH OUI THIS PAST WEEKEND AND HE HAS SERVED A SELF IMPOSED TWO GAME SUSPENSION. PEPIN TOLDTV5 TUESDAYTHAT HE HAD A MEETING WITH HIS TEAM ON MONDAY AND HE TOLDTHE PLAYERSTHAT HE HADMADE A MISTAKE THAT HE WAS NOT PROUD OF.

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PVC large school headlines

Updated 6 years ago

THE PVC LARGE SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP HELD IN PRESQUE ISLE…

THE BREWER GIRLS CAME IN SECOND TO THE BANGOR GIRLS WHO WON THE MEET WITH 153 POINTS… MDI’S DANIELLE HUTCHINS WON THREE EVENTS INCLUDING THE 100, 200 AND LONG JUMP…

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John Bapst tennis player continues

Updated 6 years ago

STATE SINGLES AT BATES COLLEGE, THE FINAL FOUR WILL PLAY ON MONDAY…

SCARBOROUGH’S CAMILLE JANIA….THE HARVARD BOUND SENIOR IN THE FAR COURT…HAS NEVER LOST A SET IN HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS…SHE’S MOVING INTO THE FINAL FOUR….TO FACE CHANTALL LAVERTU OF LEWISTON…THE OTHER SEMIFINALISTS ARE CHRISTINE ORDWAY OF WAYNFLETE AND ERINN FLYNN OF JOHN BAPST.

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Local Notes

Updated 6 years ago

IT’S A FREE FISHING WEEKEND IN MAINE. THE DEPARTMENT OF INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE IS PROMOTING FAMILY FISHING DAYS.
THIS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY YOU CAN FISH WITHOUT A LICENSE UNLESS YOU’VE HAD A LICENSE REVOKED.

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Hockey notes

Updated 6 years ago

Scott Pellerin is one of five that will be inducted into the New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame tonight at the Fredericton Inn. Pellerin played 12 seasons professionally…The former University of Maine Black Bear won the 1992 Hobey Baker Award ….

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Brewer may have a new coach

Updated 6 years ago

BREWER HIGH WILL HAVE A NEW BOYS BASKETBALL COACH NEXT MONDAY. ONE OF THE LEADING CANDIDATES IS CLAYTON BLOOD. THE FORMER HERMON COACH IS AN ENGLISH TEACHER AT BREWER HIGH.
THE SCHOOL COMMITTEE WILL VOTE ON THE SUPERINTENDENTS NOMINATION MONDAY NIGHT.

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