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Bangor Skater w/ NHL Contract

Updated 6 years ago

JON DISALVATORE HAS SIGNED TO PLAY WITH THE NEW JERSEY DEVILS THIS WINTER…..

ORIGIONALLY FROM BANGOR, DISALVATORE SCORED 22 GOALS AND HAD 24 ASSISTS IN THE AHL LAST YEAR…..

HE’S PLAYED IN FIVE CAREER NHL GAMES.

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Wren Moves to Husson

Updated 6 years ago

JEFF WREN IS NOW THE WOMENS SWIM COACH AT HUSSON COLLEGE. WREN COACHED SWIMMING AT UMAINE FOR 37 YEARS. HE STARTED THE WOMENS SWIM TEAM AT MAINE IN 1971.

WREN WILL ALSO TEACH AT THE SCHOOL.

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Jackson to Nationals

Updated 6 years ago

TIA JACKSON OF OLD TOWN HAS EARNED A SPOT IN THE HERSHEY TRACK AND FIELD NATIONALS.

JACKSON IS 12 YEARS OLD AND WILL RUN THE 200 METERS.

JACKSON WILL FLY TO HERSHEY PENNSYLVANIA JULY 31st.

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Black Bears Sign NHL Deals

Updated 6 years ago

DOUG JANIK HAS SIGNED A ONE YEAR CONTRACT WITH THE CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS. THE FORMER UMAINE DEFENSEMAN WILL MAKE 500 THOUSAND NEXT SEASON. THE 28 YEAR OLD PLAYED IN 61 GAMES WITH TAMPA BAY LAST SEASON SCORING A GOAL AND ADDING THREE ASSISTS.

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Smith Back at Bowdoin

Updated 6 years ago

FORMER BANGOR HIGH 1000 POINT SCORER, ALISON SMITH, IS NOW AN ASSISTANT BASKETBALL COACH AT BOWDOIN COLLEGE. SHE’S BEEN HIRED BY NEW HEAD COACH ADRIENNE SHIBLES,

SMITH SCORED HER 1000th POINT SEVEN YEARS AGO BEFORE GOING ON TO PLAY IN COLLEGE FOR THE POLAR BEARS.

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Herbine (Clark) Back to Bears

Updated 6 years ago

KATIE HERBINE HAS COME HOME TO UMAINE. HERBINE IS THE NEW SENIOR WOMAN ADMINISTRATOR AT THE SCHOOL AS WELL AS THE DIRECTOR OF COMPLIANCE.

SHE WAS KATIE CLARK WHILE STARRING AT BANGOR HIGH SCHOOL. IN 1996 SHE SURPASSED THE 1,000 POINT MARK WITH THE RAMS. KATIE WENT ON TO PLAY FOR UMAINE AND COACH JOANNE PALOMBO.

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Snow Fires Nolan

Updated 6 years ago

THE NEW YORK ISLANDERS ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW HEAD COACH. FORMER UMAINE PLAYER GARTH SNOW IS THE TEAMS GENERAL MANAGER AND HE HAS FIRED TED NOLAN.

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A COUPLE OF FORMER UMAINE PLAYERS HAVE COME UP AS POSSIBILITIES FOR THE NHL JOB. ONE IS FORMER TAMPA BAY COACH JOHN TORTORELLA AND THE OTHER IS JACK CAPUANO WHO IS THEIR AHL COACH IN BRIDGEPORT.

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Harvey Head Coach

Updated 6 years ago

JASON HARVEY HAS BEEN ELEVATED TO HEAD COACH OF THE HUSSON BASEBALL TEAM AFTER SERVING AS INTERIM FOR THE PAST YEAR.

JOHN WINKIN WILL NOW BE THE ASSISTANT COACH OF THE TEAM.

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Maine NBA Connections

Updated 6 years ago

NIK CANOR MEDLEY IS PLAYING WITH THE LA. LAKERS SUMMER LEAGUE TEAM. THE FORMER PORTLAND HIGH BASKETBALL PLAYER PLAYED IN EUROPE LAST YEAR. LAST SUMMER HE PLAYED ON THE SUMMER LEAGUE TEAM OF THE SACRAMENTO KINGS.

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No Cards for Ludwig

Updated 6 years ago

MAX LUDWIG HAS BEEN KNOCKED OUT OF THE WORLD SERIES OF POKER IN LAS VEGAS. LUDWIG WAS A CAPTAIN ON THE UMAINE TRACK TEAM THIS PAST YEAR. HE WON AN ON LINE TOURNAMENT AND WAS SPONSORED AT THE TEXAS HOLD ‘EM EVENT.

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Belcher All American

Updated 6 years ago

JOVAN BELCHER HAS BEEN NAMED A FIRST TEAM ALL AMERICAN IN THE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SUBDIVISION. BELCHER WILL BE A SENIOR AT UMAINE IN THE FALL AND IS A DEFENSIVE END.

HE’S ALSO BEEN NAMED A FIRST TEAM ALL CONFERENCE PLAYER ALONG WITH RUNNING BACK JHAMAL FLUELLEN WHO IS THE OTHER CAPTAIN FOR THIS YEARS TEAM.

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President Bush watches Maine Amateur

Updated 6 years ago

WHAT A STORY SURROUNDING THE MAINE AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP, RYAN GAY OF GARDINER HIGH SCHOOL, THE 17 YEAR OLD OUT OF PITTSTON SHOWS THE RESOLVE TO COME BACK FROM A SHAKY SECOND ROUND TO WIN IT….

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New leader for Amateur

Updated 6 years ago

A TEENAGER LEAD THE FIELD INTO THE SECOND ROUND OF THE MAINE AMATEUR…RYAN GAY STILL IN HIGH SCHOOL AT GARDINER HIGH HAD A TWO STROKE LEAD HEADING INTO CUT DAY AT THE BIDDEFORD SACO COUNTRY CLUB…..

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Maine Amateur, round one

Updated 6 years ago

THE MAINE AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP ALWAYS DRAWS A GOOD CROWD, AND THERE ARE FIVE FORMER CHAMPS IN THIS FIELD OF 126 GOLFERS…..
MAINE JR. AMATEUR CHAMPION RYAN GAY OF PITTSTON….TOOK COMMAND EARLY… A BOGEY FREE ROUND—FOUR UNDER 67 ..HE’S YOUR LEADER

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Rybalko goes to Beijing

Updated 6 years ago

A FORMER BLACKBEAR IS GOING TO THE OLYMPICS… VIKTORIYA RYBALKO A NATIVE OF THE UKRAINE IS GOING TO BEIJING…..

SHE WAS ONE OF THE BEST TO EVER COMPETE FOR THE BLACKBEARS AND WON THE LONG JUMP AT THE OLYMPIC TRIALS. SHE IS ONE OF THE TOP 19 JUMPERS IN THE WORLD.

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UMaine Fooftball Field Torn Up

Updated 6 years ago

UMAINE PRESEASON FOOTBALL BEGINS IN FOUR WEEKS. BUT ON THE UMAINE CAMPUS THERE ISN’T EVEN A FOOTBALL FIELD…..

THE OLD TURF AT ALFOND STADIUM
HAS BEEN RIPPED UP AND WORKERS ARE LAYING THE NEW FOUNDATION FOR THE FIELD TURF THAT WILL BE INSTALLED IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS…..

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Eastler and Crocker going to China

Updated 6 years ago

HOW ABOUT KEVIN EASTLER OF FARMINGTON…DOMINATING THE MEN’S 20K RACE WALK. HE IS HONORED BY GOING TO THE OLYMPICS. HIS WINNING TIME 1 HOUR 27 MINUTES… HE IS THE ONLY AMERICAN TO MAKE THE SQUAD. EASTERL IS A MT. BLUE GRAD. ALSO A NAVY MAN.

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Willard an Olympian

Updated 6 years ago

ANNA WILLARD HAS PUT THE SMALL TOWN OF GREENWOOD ON THE INTERNATIONAL MAP. WILLARD IS GOING TO THE BEIJING OLYMPICS. AT ONE A.M. EASTERN TIME THIS MORNING WILLARD WINS THE 3000 METER STEEPLECHASE AT THE OLYMPIC TRIALS IN OREGON. THIS WILL BE THE FIRST TIME THE STEEPLECHASE IS IN THE OLYMPICS.

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Road Races sparkle on the 4th

Updated 6 years ago

THE STONINGTON SIX OR 10K, GOES TO ANDREW GROUPE OF ELLSWORTH WITH A TIME OF 36:09. THE TOP WOMAN IN THE RUN IS PERRY RYAN OF BROOKSVILLE, RYAN’S TIME IS 42:51. THEY HAD 95 RUNNERS, 84 FOR THE KIDS FUN RUN WON BY NICK DUNHAM AND ANDREA DUNCAN OF VERMONT.

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Lobster boat racing for the 4th

Updated 6 years ago

NO ONE FASTER IN A LOBSTER BOAT THE GALEN ALLEY OF BEALS ISLAND. HIS REVAMPED LORNA R WILL BE GOING HEAD TO HEAD WITH STOCKTON’S WES SHUTE’S DAYDREAMER IN FRIDAY’S GAS FREE FOR ALL RACE AT MOOSEBEC REACH. EARLIER THIS YEAR ALLEY’S TOP SPEED OF 61.6 MPH HAD NEVER BEEN SEEN BEFORE. SHOULD BE A FUN DAY ON THE WATER. RACING STARTS AT 10 A.M.

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