Tournament Reports

Tournament Recap: Day Six

Updated 1 year ago

BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class D Regional TournamentSemifinals Central Aroostook 66, Washburn District 63, OT Hodgdon 26, Easton 24 Western Class B Regional TournamentSemifinals Falmouth 58, Mountain Valley 22 York 58, Cape Elizabeth 35 Western Class C Regional TournamentSemifinals Boothbay Region 55, Madison Area Memorial 43 Waynflete 58, Dirigo 51 GIRLS BASKETBALLEastern Class D Regional TournamentSemifinals Schenck 54, Hodgdon 52 Washburn District 87, Machias 42 Western Class B Regional TournamentSemifinals Lake Region 42, Greely 27 York 40, Wells 38 Western Class C Regional TournamentSemifinals Madison Area Memorial 46, Old Orchard Beach 40, OT Waynflete 73, Boothbay Region 52 Western Class D Regional TournamentSemifinals Rangeley Lakes Regional 59, Forest Hills Consolidated 43 Richmond 43, Hyde 36

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Stanley Beal Talks About Basketball And Family

Updated 1 year ago

The high school basketball tournament brings a lot of different people back to Bangor every year. Nick Coit found one guy who’s been coming back since the 1950’s, saw his son and grandson play in Bangor, and was a player himself at the old Auditorium.

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End Of An Era For The Ciomei Family

Updated 1 year ago

Lots of parents get to watch their children play at the Bangor Auditorium. But imagine having five kids who’ve played at “the Mecca!” Nick Coit has more on the Ciomei family.

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Isaiah Bess Scores 1000th Career Point At The Bangor Auditorium

Updated 1 year ago

The Penquis Valley boys have been led to the Eastern Maine Class C semifinals thanks to a great season from Isaiah Bess. This morning, in the quarterfinals, he scored his 1000th career point. Nick Coit was there to see it and has more with Bess.

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Maine McDonald’s All-Stars Announced At The Bangor Civic Center

Tim Throckmorton

Updated 2 years ago

The Maine McDonald’s All-Stars for high school basketball were announced today at the Bangor Civic Center. Tim Throckmorton was there and has more.


Tournament Recap: Day Five

Updated 1 year ago

BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class A Regional TournamentSemifinals Hampden Academy 65, Lewiston 35 Lawrence 49, Edward Little 41 Eastern Class B Regional TournamentSemifinals Medomak Valley 53, Foxcroft Academy 30 Mount Desert Island 51, Presque Isle 40 Eastern Class C Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Dexter Regional 41, Lee Academy 38 Penquis Valley 51, Stearns 23 Western Class A Regional TournamentSemifinals Bonny Eagle 54, Thornton Academy 38 South Portland 48, Portland 41 Western Class D Regional TournamentSemifinals Forest Hills Consolidated 78, Gould Academy 50 Valley 55, Hyde 44 GIRLS BASKETBALLEastern Class A Regional TournamentSemifinals Bangor 56, Mt. Ararat 44 Cony 49, Lawrence 37 Eastern Class B Regional TournamentSemifinals Nokomis Regional 45, Camden Hills Regional 40 Presque Isle 62, Mount Desert Island 48

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Tournament Recap: Day Four

Updated 1 year ago

BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class C Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Calais 59, Sumner Memorial 34 Houlton 72, Bucksport 53 GIRLS BASKETBALLEastern Class C Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Calais 55, Narraguagus 54 Dexter Regional 38, Sumner Memorial 36 Mattanawcook Academy 34, Houlton 28 Orono 45, Piscataquis Community 40, OT Western Class B Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Greely 42, Leavitt Area 27 Lake Region 65, Freeport 29 Wells 43, Spruce Mountain COOP (Jay/Livermore Falls) 42 York 47, Cape Elizabeth 39 Western Class C Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Boothbay Region 43, St. Dominic Regional 37 Madison Area Memorial 50, Mt. Abram 42 Old Orchard Beach 63, Monmouth Academy 57 Waynflete 69, Dirigo 39 Western Class D Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Forest Hills Consolidated 48, Greater Portland Christian 34 Rangeley Lakes Regional 52, Islesboro Central 28

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Easton Boys Talk About Upset Over Jonesport-Beals

Updated 1 year ago

Every year, you can expect the unexpected at the high school basketball tournament. Last night, a team from the county played spoiler to the championship hopes of one of the top squads in the state. Nick Coit witnessed the upset and has more from the Bangor Auditorium.

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A Bangor Auditorium History Lesson With Bob Cimbollek

Tim Throckmorton

Updated 2 years ago

It’s Day Four of the high school basketball tournament at the Bangor Auditorium. It’s also one of the final days of basketball being played there. Tim Throckmorton talks a bit about when the building opened.

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Jonesport Beals Upset in Quarterfinals at the Basketball Tournament

Tim Throckmorton

Updated 2 years ago

There are always a few upsets in the high school basketball post season. That’s why they play the games. But some top seeded teams don’t seem as though anyone can stop them.Lets check in on the defending champs from Jonesport Beals. They were up against number eight Easton. And how about those Easton Bears…. the long shot. Hunter Turner gets the bucket on the followup. He had 21.They actually led in the 2nd quarter and they kept the lead in the 2nd half.Garet Beal did all he could, He scored 38 on Monday, but somehow Easton found answers…. Logan Halvorson a freshman kept hitting bombs from the three point line. The mighty Easton Bears shocked undefeated Jonesport Beals 55-53.

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Monday Morning and Afternoon Tournament Games in Bangor

Tim Throckmorton

Updated 2 years ago

Class D takes center stage at the Bangor Auditorium on Monday


Tournament Recap: Day Two

Updated 1 year ago

BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class A Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Edward Little 67, Messalonskee 51 Hampden Academy 78, Mt. Ararat 35 Lawrence 52, Brunswick 51 Lewiston 51, Bangor 41 Eastern Class B Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Foxcroft Academy 41, Caribou 32 Medomak Valley 52, Camden Hills Regional 47 Presque Isle 47, Waterville Senior 45 Western Class A Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Bonny Eagle 48, Scarborough 32 Thornton Academy 49, Deering 40 Western Class B Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Cape Elizabeth 57, Wells 51 Falmouth 58, Maranacook Community 30 Mountain Valley 63, Spruce Mountain COOP (Jay/Livermore Falls) 52 York 64, Greely 38 Western Class D Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Forest Hills Consolidated 74, Richmond 41 Gould Academy 64, North Haven Community 49 Hyde 45, Seacoast Christian School 35 Valley 62, Greenville 56 GIRLS BASKETBALLEastern Class B Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Mount Desert Island 38, Winslow 31 Presque Isle 75, Ellsworth 26 Eastern Class D Regional Tournament QuarterfinalSchenck 38, Jonesport-Beals 24 Hodgdon 35, Van Buren District 25

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Tournament Recap: Day One

Updated 1 year ago

BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class B Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Mount Desert Island 48, Winslow 42 Western Class A Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Portland 54, Westbrook 32 South Portland 60, Sanford 47 GIRLS BASKETBALLEastern Class A Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Bangor 61, Skowhegan Area 48 Cony 52, Edward Little 35 Lawrence 73, Mt. Blue 62 Mt. Ararat 51, Oxford Hills Comprehensive 37 Eastern Class B Regional TournamentQuarterfinal Camden Hills Regional 54, Oceanside (Coop) 39 Nokomis Regional 49, Belfast Area 39

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Winslow Boys Proud To Be Playing At Bangor Auditorium

Updated 1 year ago

The high school basketball tournament is underway, as teams fight for a spot in the semifinals starting tonight. Getting into the tournament itself…wasn’t easy. The squads that have made it really appreciate being there.Earlier this week, the prelim games narrowed the brackets down to eight boys teams and eight girls teams in each class. Teams fought hard for spots in the tourney. It really registered with the Winslow players how much it means to be in this tournament, the last one at the Bangor Auditorium.

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Memories of the Bangor Auditorium (Music Video)

Updated 1 year ago

We pay tribute to the final basketball tournament at the Bangor Auditorium with a musical look back at many of the great moments.Courtesy:‘Hall of Fame’ by The ScriptEpic, Phonogenic


Bangor Auditorium Remembered: The 10-8 Game

Tim Throckmorton

Updated 2 years ago

The Bangor Auditorium has been the site of an incredible amount of thrilling games and amazing moments. However, in Part One of our series, “Bangor Auditorium Remembered,” Tim Throckmorton takes us back to one of the most boring games in the history of the building. It was 1994 and late in the regular season. John Bapst was playing Ellsworth and the final score of the game was 10-8.

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2013 High School Boys Basketball Preliminary Games

Updated 1 year ago

BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class A Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Mt. Ararat 53, Oxford Hills Comprehensive 52 Eastern Class B Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Camden Hills Regional 62, Nokomis Regional 46 Caribou 47, Hermon 43 Foxcroft Academy 55, Oceanside (Coop) 45 Waterville Senior 75, Old Town 33 Winslow 65, Washington Academy 58 Eastern Class C Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Bucksport 57, Fort Kent Community 49 Dexter Regional 52, Piscataquis Community 38 Stearns 60, George Stevens 41 Eastern Class D Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Bangor Christian 60, Fort Fairfield 54 Central Aroostook 62, Schenck 55, OT Deer Isle-Stonington 59, Woodland 38 Easton 61, South Aroostook Community 54 Hodgdon 47, Limestone Community 33 Katahdin 43, Machias 37 Washburn District 91, Van Buren District 54

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2013 High School Girls Basketball Preliminary Games

Updated 1 year ago

GIRLS BASKETBALLEastern Class A Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Cony 55, Brewer 38 Eastern Class B Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Belfast Area 50, Washington Academy 40 Camden Hills Regional 68, Hermon 53 Ellsworth 48, Old Town 39 Mount Desert Island 61, Caribou 43 Winslow 43, Gardiner Area 34 Eastern Class C Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Narraguagus 43, Stearns 37 Piscataquis Community 50, Penquis Valley 44 Sumner Memorial 45, Lee Academy 43 Eastern Class D Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Fort Fairfield 47, Shead 26 Hodgdon 67, East Grand 33 Jonesport-Beals 45, Deer Isle-Stonington 34 Limestone Community 53, Penobscot Valley 46 Machias 40, Easton 27 Schenck 69, Central Aroostook 25 Van Buren District 64, South Aroostook Community 32 BOYS BASKETBALLEastern Class D Regional TournamentPreliminary Round Van Buren District 53, Ashland Community 48

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Saturday State Championship Basketball Games

Tim Throckmorton

Updated 3 years ago

BOYS BASKETBALLClass A State ChampionshipDeering 59, Hampden Academy 50 Class C State ChampionshipDirigo 74 Lee Acad. 67 Class D State ChampionshipJonesport-Beals 58, Forest Hills Consolidated 35 GIRLS BASKETBALLClass A State ChampionshipMcAuley (Catherine) 54, Cony 41 Class C State ChampionshipCentral 40, Hall-Dale 39 Class D State ChampionshipWashburn District 60, Richmond 35

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Class B State Championship Scores And Highlights 3-2-12

Updated 3 years ago

BOYS BASKETBALLClass B State Championship Yarmouth 65, Gardiner Area 53GIRLS BASKETBALLClass B State Championship Presque Isle 49, Lake Region 47


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