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Standbrook retires?

Updated 6 years ago

AS A FOLLOW UP TO YESTERDAY’S BREAKING NEWS ABOUT THE COACHING CAREER OF UMAINE’S GRANT STANDBROOK, UMAINE TOLD TV-5 THAT HE IS INDICATING TO THEM THAT HE WILL NOT BE BACK…..

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Jones goes to the big show

Updated 6 years ago

RICKY JONES HAS A SHOT TO BE THE BEST AMATEUR GOLFER IN THE U.S. JONES WON THE U.S. AMATEUR QUALIFIER AT THE LEDGES IN YORK. HIS TWO ROUND TOTAL OF THREE UNDER 141 GOOD FOR A THREE STROKE WIN. HE WILL BE IN THE FIELD AT PINEHURST IN AUGUST. JESSE SPEIRS OF BANGOR IS THE FIRST ALTERNATE AFTER BOWING OUT FIRST IN A THREE PLAYER PLAYOFF.

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Perron resigns, Standbrook may be next

Updated 6 years ago

MAINE HOCKEY HAS LOST ONE ASSOCIATE HEAD COACH AND ANOTHER ASSISTANT MAY ALSO CUT TIES WITH THE PROGRAM. UMAINE HAS CONFIRMED THAT ASSOCIATE HEAD COACH, RECRUITING COORDINATOR GUY PERRON HAS RESIGNED…..

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NBA Visits Maine

Updated 6 years ago

THE NBA WAS WELL REPRESENTED IN MAINE MONDAY. A NUMBER OF PLAYERS GATHERED AT THE SEEDS OF PEACE INTERNATIONAL CAMP IN OTISFIELD…..

THE PLAYERS WORKED WITH THE CAMPERS ON BASKETBALL FUNDAMENTALS AND TEAMWORK DRILLS THAT HELP THE TEENS UNDERSTAND THE VALUE OF COOPERATION…..

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Warren goes wire to wire

Updated 6 years ago

SHAWN WARREN WORE THE BULLSEYE AS THE YOUNG MAN FROM WINDHAM HAD A TWO STROKE LEAD HEADING INTO THE FINAL ROUND OF THE GREATER BANGOR OPEN…

SO WITH NO CUT THE FINAL EIGHTEEN HOLES… ABOUT A DOZEN GUYS WITH A LEGITIMATE SHOT OF CASHING THE BIG MONEY OF 11-GRAND.

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Lobster Bowl…

Updated 6 years ago

IN BETWEEN ALL THE CHEERS, THE BLACKBOARD TALK, THE THREE A DAY WORKOUTS….ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE…THE LOBSTER BOWL BENEFITS THE MAINE SHRINERS TO HELP BURN VICTIMS…

THE EAST WON THE LAST TWO BUT NEVER LEAD IN THIS GAME…
FIRST WEST POSSESSION….JEFF ELIOT OF MASSABESIC TO RICKY HOYT OUT OF BONNY EAGLE…72 YARDS 7-0 WEST

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Warren has the lead….

Updated 6 years ago

IT’S BEEN A COUPLE DAYS OF KILLING TIME, PLAYING CARDS, PACING THE PRACTICE GREENS AND HOPING THE FIRST ROUND OF THE GREATER BANGOR OPEN WOULD SURVIVE THE RAIN…..

IT DID TODAY EVEN THOUGH THE VERY FIRST SHOT OF THE DAY CAME AT SEVEN THIS MORNING FROM TWO TIME CHAMPION MATT DONOVAN…. DONOVAN WON THIS TITLE IN 04 AND 05, HE IS THREE OFF THE LEAD WITH A ONE UNDER 68….

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GBO slowed by rain

Updated 6 years ago

THE GREATER BANGOR OPEN IS DOWN TO A 36 HOLE NO-CUT SHOOTOUT… AFTER TODAY’S MORNING RAIN, WITH A COUPLE GROUPS ALREADY OFF THE FIRST TEE, TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR BRIAN ENMAN DECIDED TO CANCEL THE FIRST ROUND BECAUSE OF UNPLAYABLE CONDITIONS…..THE FAIRWAYS WERE EMPTY MY FRIENDS, NOTHING FOR THE GOLFERS TO DO BUT PRACTICE AND LISTEN TO THE PLANES OVER HEAD… THOSE COMING OUT TO WATCH NEED TO KNOW TEE TIMES WILL REMAIN THE SAME THAT WERE SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY… THERE WILL BE NO CUT SO WHO EVER SHOOTS THE BEST OVER THE NEXT 36 HOLES WINS 11-GRAND…..

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Larose signs

Updated 6 years ago

A FORMER BLACKBEAR COREY LAROSE SIGNS WITH THE SAN JOSE SHARKS… IT’S A ONE YEAR DEAL, LAROSE NOW 33 PLAYED IN THE SWEDISH ELITE LEAGUE LAST YEAR, SCORED 10 GOALS, 18 ASSISTS IN 47 GAMES… LAROSE DID SNIFF THE NHL WITH THE RANGERS FOR SEVEN GAMEA BACK IN 03-04 SEASON…..

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Darling wins 5th

Updated 6 years ago

BOB DARLING OF AUBURN WINS THE STATE OF MAINE CHAMPIONSHIP AT SUGARLOAF. HIS SCORE OF FOUR UNDER GOOD ENOUGH TO COLLECT THE WINNERS CHECK OF 22-HUNDRED DOLLARS.


Bangor off to New Jersey

Updated 6 years ago

BANGOR OVER BUCKSPORT TONIGHT TO WIN THE JUNIOR LEAGUE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP. BANGOR WINS 13-3, THEY ARE OFF TO THE REGIONALS IN NEW JERSEY.


State of Maine Championship

Updated 6 years ago

FIRST ROUND OF THE STATE OF MAINE CHAMPIONSHIP…SUGARLOAF THE PLACE PROS AND AMATEURS GOING HEAD TO HEAD.

FORMER SUGARLOAF PRO Mike Baker ONE STROKE OFF THE LEAD AN EVEN 72 TODAY…

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Howard signs a new deal

Updated 6 years ago

WOULDN’T IT BE NICE TO WAKE UP AND KNOW YOU COULD BE MAKING 600-HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS IN THE NEXT FISCAL YEAR… JIMMY HOWARD SIGNS A THREE YEAR CONTRACT WITH THE DETROIT RED WINGS… IT’S WORTH OVER 2-POINT-1 MILLION IN ALL BUT IT’S BASED ON PERFORMANCE… IN HOWARD’S CASE, IF HE MAKES AND STAYS WITH THE DETROIT RED WINGS, HE’LL MAKE 600-THOUSAND THIS YEAR, IF HE IS SENT TO THE A-H-L, HE’LL MAKE 200 THOUSAND. HOWARD ALSO IS TRAINING FOR THIS YEAR’S SEASON WITH A CHANCE TO BE THE BACK UP TO STARTED CHRIS OSGOOD. HOWARD WILL BATTLE FORMER UNH GOAL TENDER TY CONKLIN FOR THAT SPOT…..

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Local Baseball

Updated 6 years ago

NOTHING LIKE A CHANCE TO PLAY AGAINST THE BEST IN THE WORLD TO GET YOU EXCITED… BANGOR AND BREWER PLAYING IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE DISTRICT THREE SENIOR LEAGUE TITLE GAME….BREWER NEEDS TO WIN TWO GAMES WIN ENTRY INTO THE SENIOR LEAGUE WORLD SERIES… TRAILING 2-0 BREWER IGNITES A SMALL RALLY…..

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Mark Reed to Hermon

Updated 6 years ago

MARK REED WILL HAVE A NEW BASKETBALL TEAM TO COACH THIS COMING SEASON. REED HAS BEEN HIRED AS BOYS COACH AT HERMON HIGH SCHOOL…..

REED WAS THE COACH AT BREWER HIGH SCHOOL BUT RESIGNED FROM THE POSITION IN THE SPRING.

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Ortiz Helps Dogs Win

Updated 6 years ago

David Ortiz went 2-for-3, 2 singles and an RBI and a walk in his first rehab-start with the Portland Sea Dogs. Ortiz knocked in the game’s final run in the sixth inning and is 5-for-12 (.417) in 4 games with Pawtucket and Portland.

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Harvick Wins 250

Updated 6 years ago

Kevin Harvick was too strong for anyone to catch in the final laps of the TD Banknorth 250 at Oxford Plains Speedway. He pulled away from Glen Luce after the final restart to win the event in his first start here. Luce held on to second with Joey Pole, Shawn Martin and Ben Rowe rounding out the top five.

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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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