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Ft. Kent could be passed up

Updated 6 years ago

THE WORD DOWN FROM FT. KENT IS NOT GOOD… COME NEXT MARCH TEH WORLD CUP BI-ATHLON CHAMPIONSHIP IS SUPPOSED TO BE HELD… THAT IS NOW IN JEOPARDY….A FINAL DECISION WILL COME LATER THIS MONTH, BUT IT DOESN’T LOOK GOOD FOR THIS COMING WINTER…..

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UMaine and the Jags

Updated 6 years ago

A REPORT FILED ON SCOUT DOT COM TODAY INDICATES THAT UMAINE ALUM MONTELL OWENS IS PROBABLE SAFE AS FAR AS HIS ROSTER SPOT GOES BECAUSE OF GREAT PLAY ON SPECIAL TEAMS.
HE’S ALSO LISTED AS THE NUMBER TWO FULLBACK. THE ARTICLE SAYS THAT ANTHONY COTRONE IS LISTED AS THE 3rd FULLBACK AND &quot:MIGHT SURPRISE SOME PEOPLE. COTRONE IS ALSO FROM UMAINE.

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Awards for Bears and Mariners

Updated 6 years ago

REBECCA ALLEN IS THE MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR. THE SENIOR FROM BUCKSPORT HOLDS 10 SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL RECORDS AND HAS BEEN ON THE DEANS LIST EVERY SEMESTER. FOOTBALL PLAYER CHRIS TRACY FROM WESTBROOK IS THE OTHER RECIPIENT. HE WAS THE CONFERENCE DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR.

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Mulligan gets a taste

Updated 6 years ago

MATT MULLIGAN SAYS THE WEEKEND WITH THE DOLPHINS IN MIAMI WAS THE TOUGHEST FOUR DAYS OF HIS LIFE.
MULLIGAN IS ONE OF 23 ROOKIES TRYING OUT FOR THE TEAM.
THE TIGHT END IS SIX MONTHS REMOVED FROM HIS FINAL
SEASON OF COLLEGE FOOTBALL AND HE THOUGHT HE WOULD BE READY FOR THE ROOKIE CAMP, BUT THE DOLPHINS TIGHT END COACH SAID THAT HE WAS IN TERRIBLE CONDITION.
THEY DID SAY THAT THEY LIKE HIS POWER AND TOUGHNESS.
MULLIGAN PLANS TO GET PLENTY OF RUNNING IN OVER THE NEXT TWO WEEKS BEFORE GOING BACK FOR OFF SEASON WORKOUTS.

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Colby to NCAA’s

Updated 6 years ago

COLBY COLLEGE IS THE CHAMPION OF THE NEW ENGLAND SMALL COLLEGE ATHLETIC CONFERENCE AND IS HEADING BACK TO THE NCAA DIVISION III WOMEN’S LACROSSE TOURNAMENT…..

THE MULES CLINCHED AN AUTOMATIC BID TO THE NCAA TOURNEY AFTER BEATING TRINITY COLLEGE YESTERDAY…..

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MAINE BASEBALL PICKED UP A WIN

Updated 6 years ago

MAINE BASEBALL PICKED UP A WINOVER HARTFORD BUT IT WASN’T EASY.

THEY LED 7-4 IN THE 9th INNING BUT THE HAWKS LOADED THE BASES. MAINE COACH STEVE TRIMPER WENT TO THE BULLPEN AND CALLED IN FRESHMAN JIMMY COX FROM BANGOR.

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Pass gets a washout

Updated 6 years ago

THEY DODGED THE RAIN DROPS FOR AS LONG AS THEY COULD AFTER THE MODIFIEDS RAN THEIR RACE, THEY TOOK THE RAIN COATS OFF THE SUPER LATE MODELS…THIS IS THE ELITE DIVISION…GUYS LIKE BEN ROWE…SCOTT CHUBBUCK…AND OTHERS…

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UMF will play for title

Updated 6 years ago

UMAINE FARMINGTON WILL PLAY FOR A WINNER TAKE ALL CHAMPIONSHIP GAMESUNDAY AT NOON… THE BEAVERS LOST TO LESLEY ON SATURDAY 5-2 AND SO BOTH LESLEY AND UMF HAVE ONE LOSS GOING INTO THE TITLE GAME.

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Softball Round Up

Updated 6 years ago

THE NORTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE TOURAMENT IS DOUBLE ELIMINATION AND A GOOD THING FOR THE TOP SEEDED HUSSON EAGLES….HUSSON HOSTING GAME ONE AGAINST UMAINE FARMINGTON AT 10 .AM.

ITS TIED 1-1 IN THE THIRD UNTIL MEGAN GOODROW OF FARMINGTON DRILLS ONE DOWN THE LEFT FIELD LINE. IT GOES TO THE FENCE AND McKELL BARNES COMES ALL THE WAY AROUND FROM FIRST TO BREAK THE DEADLOCK.

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NASCAR lineup

Updated 6 years ago

Friday
At Richmond International Raceway
Richmond, Va.
Lap length: .75 miles
(Start position in parentheses)
1. (3) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 253 laps, 123.2 rating, 190 points,
$45,595.
2. (6) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 253, 131.5, 175, $31,950.
3. (25) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 253, 89.3, 165, $27,925.
4. (9) David Ragan, Ford, 253, 114.9, 160, $21,075.
5. (23) Steve Wallace, Chevrolet, 253, 96.9, 155, $24,968.
6. (14) David Stremme, Chevrolet, 253, 92.4, 150, $24,018.
7. (2) Carl Edwards, Ford, 253, 137.9, 156, $19,335.
8. (12) Mike Bliss, Chevrolet, 253, 106.3, 142, $24,063.
9. (5) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 253, 103.0, 138, $16,750.
10. (10) Scott Wimmer, Chevrolet, 253, 96.0, 134, $24,468.
11. (33) Brad Keselowski, Chevrolet, 253, 78.5, 130, $22,818.
12. (7) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 253, 104.9, 127, $16,250.
13. (18) Mike Wallace, Toyota, 253, 83.1, 124, $23,368.
14. (1) Kasey Kahne, Dodge, 253, 101.8, 126, $19,100.
15. (28) Sam Hornish Jr., Dodge, 253, 70.7, 118, $16,425.
16. (11) Jason Leffler, Toyota, 253, 83.7, 115, $23,068.
17. (20) Bobby Hamilton Jr., Ford, 253, 79.9, 112, $22,243.
18. (8) David Reutimann, Toyota, 252, 87.5, 109, $15,675.
19. (15) Jason Keller, Chevrolet, 252, 75.6, 106, $22,068.
20. (24) Kelly Bires, Ford, 252, 71.0, 103, $23,018.
21. (16) Bryan Clauson, Dodge, 252, 69.2, 100, $22,968.
22. (4) Mark Green, Chevrolet, 251, 73.8, 97, $15,450.
23. (13) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 251, 66.6, 94, $22,243.
24. (26) Johnny Sauter, Dodge, 251, 63.6, 91, $23,793.
25. (17) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 251, 64.9, 88, $21,893.
26. (19) Brad Coleman, Ford, 250, 55.7, 85, $21,668.
27. (39) D.J. Kennington, Dodge, 250, 47.0, 82, $21,618.
28. (29) Morgan Shepherd, Dodge, 250, 53.3, 79, $21,568.
29. (27) Kevin Lepage, Ford, 249, 47.4, 76, $21,518.
30. (35) Brian Keselowski, Dodge, 249, 45.4, 73, $15,250.
31. (31) Kertus Davis, Chevrolet, 248, 46.0, 70, $21,413.
32. (30) Eric McClure, Chevrolet, 247, 40.3, 67, $21,353.
33. (38) Derrike Cope, Chevrolet, 246, 36.1, 64, $21,318.
34. (42) Robert Richardson Jr., Chevrolet, 243, 32.4, 61,
$21,208.
35. (43) Ryan Hackett, Ford, 243, 31.5, 58, $14,710.
36. (34) Brett Rowe, Chevrolet, 240, 35.2, 55, $21,143.
37. (21) Kenny Wallace, Chevrolet, 207, 52.3, 52, $21,083.
38. (22) Jeff Green, Chevrolet, electrical, 162, 50.6, 49,
$14,560.
39. (36) Burney Lamar, Ford, ignition, 55, 35.2, 46, $20,978.
40. (32) Andy Ponstein, Chevrolet, engine, 18, 36.1, 43,
$14,475.
41. (41) Danny Efland, Chevrolet, engine, 16, 32.9, 40, $14,440.
42. (37) Johnny Chapman, Chevrolet, brakes, 8, 30.5, 37,
$14,395.
43. (40) Kenny Hendrick, Chevrolet, vibration, 6, 27.8, 34,
$14,330.

Race Statistics
Average Speed of Race Winner: 96.238 mph.
Time of Race: 1 hour, 58 minutes, 18 seconds
Margin of Victory: .789 seconds.
Caution Flags: 8 for 41 laps.
Lead Changes: 3 among 4 drivers.
Lap Leaders: K.Kahne 1-17: C.Edwards 18-143: K.Harvick 144-241:
D.Hamlin 242-253.
Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): Carl Edwards 1
time for 126 laps: Kevin Harvick 1 time for 98 laps: Kasey Kahne 1
time for 17 laps: Denny Hamlin 1 time for 12 laps.
Top 10 in Points: 1, C.Bowyer, 1,565: 2, C.Edwards, 1,556: 3,
K.Busch, 1,553: 4, D.Ragan, 1,434: 5, M.Bliss, 1,424: 6,
D.Reutimann, 1,407: 7, Bra.Keselowski, 1,382: 8, J.Leffler, 1,342:
9, M.Wallace, 1,297: 10, D.Stremme, 1,177.

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Hancock chooses Sacred Heart

Updated 6 years ago

MELISSA HANCOCK OF MERCER PLAYED FIELD HOCKEY FOR SKOWHEGAN SO WELL SHE WAS REWARDED WITH MORE PLAYING TIME AT THE COLLEGE LEVEL… HANCOCK WILL PLAY FOR SACRED HEART… SHE WAS NAMED 2007 MISS MAINE FIELD HOCKEY.

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Mulligan off to Florida

Updated 6 years ago

ITS OFF TO FLORIDA TODAY FOR MATT MULLIGAN, BUT IT WON’T BE ANY SPRING BREAK… THE UMAINE SENIOR TIGHT END WILL BEGIN HIS TRYOUT WITH THE MIAMI DOLPHINS THIS WEEKEND…..

THE NFL TEAM WILL HAVE ALL THE ROOKIES IN FOR ORIENTATION, MORE PHYSICAL TESTING AND A SLICE OF THE PLAYBOOK TOO.
IN ALL THE DOLPHINS DRAFTED 9 PLAYERS AND SIGNED 14 FREE AGENTS. ONE OF THE OTHER FREE AGENT PICKUPS WAS ALSO A TIGHT END BRINGING TO FIVE THE NUMBER THAT WILL BE IN CAMP THIS SUMMER AT THAT POSITION.

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Local Softball and Baseball

Updated 6 years ago

OLD TOWN SOFTBALL A NICE WIN OVER CENTRAL, A COME FROM BEHIND WIN FOR THE COYOTES… TWO RUNS IN THE FIFTH AND SIX…. TO WIN IT 7-6….OLD TOWN 3-2. AMY SINGER A TWO RUN HOMERUN INTO THE BASKETBALL COURTS…

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Pemper leaves Bowdoin

Updated 6 years ago

BOWDOIN WOMENS BASKETBALL COACH STEPHANIE PEMPER HAS TAKEN THE HEAD BASKETBALL JOB AT NAVY. FORMER CONY PLAYER JULIE VEILLEUX WILL REMAIN AN ASSISTANT UNDER PEMPER AND GO TO ANNAPOLIS AS WELL.

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King and King making headlines

Updated 6 years ago

COLBY TRACK ATHLETE ANNA KING IS AN ALL AMERICAN. KING AGAIN BROKE HER OWN SCHOOL RECORD IN THE 3,000 METER STEEPLECHASE WHILE WINNING THE CONFERENCE TITLE.
FINISHING 5th IN THE NCAA NATIONALS EARNED KING ALL AMERICAN HONORS.

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New teams for Mainers

Updated 6 years ago

EMILY ROUSSEAU DECIDED TODAY THAT SHE’LL PLAY BASKETBALL NEXT WINTER AT STONEHILL COLLEGE IN MASSACHUSETTS.
STONEHILL IS DIVISION TWO AND SHE’LL BE THEIR POINT GUARD.
MAGDOLA JOHNSON HAS TRANSFERRED TO SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY.
BOTH PLAYED AT UMAINE THIS PAST SEASON.

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TROUBLE FOR SANTERRE TEAM

Updated 6 years ago

A BIG WEEKEND FOR ANDY SANTERRE TURNED SOUR. HIS TWO CAR TEAM IN THE CAMPING WORLD SERIES EAST RACE FINISHED FIRST AND 2nd, BUT THE POST RACE INSPECTION SHOWED A PROBLEM WITH THE CAR OF RACE WINNER PEYTON SELLERS. SECOND PLACE FINISHER AUSTIN DILLON WAS GIVEN THE WIN.

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NFL Draft update

Updated 7 years ago

The New England Patriots, looking to
shore up an aging linebacker corps, chose Jerod Mayo of Tennessee
with the 10th pick of the NFL draft.
The Patriots originally had the seventh choice but traded it and
their fifth-round pick to New Orleans for the 10th pick and the
Saints’ third-rounder.
Mayo played inside linebacker in college but also can play
outside. Three of the Patriots starting linebackers, Tedy Bruschi,
Mike Vrabel and Adalius Thomas, will be 31 or older when the season
starts.
Coach Bill Belichick says he likes Mayo’s versatility.

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Local Notes

Updated 7 years ago

COLBY AND UMAINE FARMINGTON TAKE SWEEPS TODAY… COLBY PLANTS MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY 10-2, AND 5-1…. THE BEAVERS BEAT WHEELOCK 7-1, AND 11-0 IN FIVE INNINGS…

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL….OLD TOWN DEFEATS JOHN BAPST 11-2 TO IMPROVE TO 3-1 ON THE YEAR.

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Maine to play the Seminoles

Updated 7 years ago

UMAINE FOOTBALL WILL PLAY FLORIDA STATE NEXT YEAR. THE BLACK BEARS HAVE BEEN PLAYING ONE MAJOR COLLEGE FOOTBALL TEAM EACH YEAR IN ORDER TO GET A BIG PAYCHECK FOR THE ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT.

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