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Running: Even after 70-plus ultras, Dunfey far from finished

Sport: Running

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY JOHN ROLFE..OK, pretend you’re planning to run a 100-mile trail race. Knowing that energy and will might flag a bit toward the finish, you would like someone to help out by pacing you in. For like 30 miles. Hilly miles that vary from steep to steeper...

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On Golf: Bouchard ready to defend Maine Women's Amateur title

Sport: Golf  Message Board

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY TOM CHARD..Emily Bouchard of Saco always gears her game for the Maine Women’s Amateur. She might not be playing well a month before the tournament, which was the case this summer, but come tournament time she’s ready to go. The state amateur begins Monday at Waterville Country Club...

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Maine's Lester Kenway a quiet legend on the Appalachian trail

Sport:   Message Board

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY DEIRDRE FLEMING ..CARATUNK — By all accounts Lester Kenway does not stand out on a trail crew. He talks quietly, moves slowly and isn’t one to brag. But the woodland and mountain trails he has designed, the trail construction methods he has created...

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Boxer Russell Lamour raises the bar in a nightclub

Sport: Boxing  Message Board

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BOSTON — Russell Lamour won again Saturday night. The maturing middleweight boxer from Deering High and Portland took his career on the road to a nightclub in Boston’s theater district to beat Saul Almeida. It was a unanimous six-round decision...

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Chung beats Van Sickle on fourth playoff hole to win Greater Bangor Open in record-setting effort

Sport: Golf  Message Board

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney ..BANGOR, Maine — Fourteen months ago, David Chung was receiving a high-five from PGA Tour Hall-of-Famer Billy Casper and getting his golf ball signed by him after Casper had witnessed Chung’s hole-in-one during a golf outing in North Carolina. On Saturday, Chung was receiving high-fives from friends and onlookers after …

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Bangor clinches state Legion tourney berth, advances to Zone 1 championship round

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Ernie Clark..BANGOR, Maine — Top-seeded Bangor joined Brewer as Zone 1 representatives to the American Legion baseball state tournament Saturday night. All that remains to be determined is the order of finish. Bangor clinched its state tourney berth with a 11-1 victory over Trenton in an Zone 1 tournament elimination game...

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Only woman in GBO has Maine ties and is on comeback trail

Sport: Golf  Message Board

Posted: July 27th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney.. BANGOR, Maine —- Tovie St. Louis of West Palm Beach, Florida, didn’t play the way she wanted to at the Greater Bangor Open. The only woman in the 108-player field shot a 77-79-156 and missed the cut on Friday. But the 27-year-old daughter of Orono native Danny St. Louis has …

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One more time for LaFountain

Sport: Field Hockey  Message Board

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY GEORGE ALMASI..TOPSHAM These are somewhat melancholy times for recent Mt. Ararat High School graduate Caitlin LaFountain. You see, the University of Maine- bound LaFountain is scheduled to play in the Maine Field Hockey Festival and McNally Senior All-Star Game Saturday at Thomas College in Waterville. Those who’ve watched LaFountain...

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Legion baseball: Bessey, Franklin County start state tournament this weekend

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

by RANDY WHITEHOUSE..If recent American Legion state tournament history is any indication, its good to be from Zone 3 this time of year. The tournament returns to Bangor for the first time since 2005, starting Saturday with two win-or-go-home play-in games...

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American Legion: Maine State Tournament 2014 at Husson College

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

 
Play-in Games-Sat July 26th 
Z2RU(Franklin Cty) vs Z4RU(Westbrook) -10:00am 
Z3RU(Bessey Motors vs Z5RU(Saco)---3:00pm 

Wed July 30 
Game #1 Z1W vs Z5W(Staples Crossing-EliotZ5W 10:00 am 
Game #2 Z3W(Pastime) vs (Z4RU(Westbrook or Z2RU(Franklin Cty) 12:30 pm
Game #3 Z2W(Messalonskee) vs (Z5RU(Saco) or Z3RU(Bessey Motors) 3:30 pm 
Game #4 Z4W(So.Portland) vs Z1RU 6:30 pm

* pairing for 1st round games will not match 2 teams from the same zone until 3rd day (round)
* pairings will be made after play-in games on July 26th

Thur July 31 
Game #5 Loser Game 1 vs Loser Game 2 10:00 am
Game #6 Loser Game 3 vs Loser Game 4 12:30 pm
Game # 7 Winner Game 1 vs Winner Game 2 3:30 pm
Game # 8 Winner Game 3 vs Winner game 4 6:30 pm

Friday Aug 1 
Game # 9 Winner G6 vs Loser G7 11:00 pm
Game #10 Winner Game 5 vs Loser G8 3:00 pm
Game #11 Winner G7 vs winner G8 6:30 pm

Sat Aug 2 
Game #12 Loser G#11 vs WG#9(note 1) 12:00 pm
Game #13 Winner G11 vs Winner G10 3:00 pm

Sun Aug 3 
Game #14 Winner G#12 vs W G#13(note 2) 12:00 noon 
Game #15WinnerG12vs WG 13 (if necessary) 3:30pm

note 1-Pairings forGame 12 and 13 will not match previous opponents unless absolutely necessary.
note 2-If 3 teams remain agter g13 the winner of game 11 reieves the bye in game 14

Regionals---Middletown, CT August 7-11
World Series-Shelby, No. Carolina August 15-19

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Falmouth wins Little League state championship

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY PAUL BETIT..BIDDEFORD — Nate Rogers picked a great time to hit his first two home runs as a Little League baseball player. Rogers belted a grand slam in the third inning when Falmouth scored 10 times, then blasted a three-run homer in the fourth to provide the deciding runs in a 13-10 win Friday against Saco in the final game of Little League baseball state tournament for 11-and 12-year-old players...

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Legacy of Maine college baseball coach Winkin lives on

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney..A week after the death of John Winkin, memories of the legendary Maine college baseball coach remain vivid for me after attending his wake in Waterville on Thursday night. The University of Maine’s baseball team was en route to a ballgame on its annual spring trip. Head coach John Winkin and assistant Mike Coutts were in the van with a bunch of players. Winkin had been trying desperately to find a baseball game on the radio, and he finally found one...

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Legion Zone 1: Rogerson triple rallies Brewer past Bangor to earn state tournament berth

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Ernie Clark..BANGOR, Maine — Nearly everyone in the Winkin Complex audience was anticipating a sacrifice bunt — except the player with the bat in his hand. So when Logan Rogerson instead swung at the first pitch he saw with runners on first and second and no one out in the top 

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Two tied for Greater Bangor Open lead entering final round, Bangor's Speirs in contention

Sport: Golf

Posted: July 26th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney..BANGOR, Maine — Mike Van Sickle came back to earth Friday after setting a course record with a 60 in the first round of the 54-hole Greater Bangor Open at the Bangor Municipal Golf Course on Thursday. But the 27-year-old from Wexford, Pennsylvania, still shot a solid three-under par 66 …

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Maniacs in DC (the basketball team, not the politicians)

Sport: Basketball (Girls)

Posted: July 25th, 2014 by Matt Boutwell

Whether you love or hate AAU basketball, there is no denying it gets kids opportunities to go to all sorts of unique places and to meet quite a few people. The Maniacs, coached by Matt Hancock, are playing in Washington, DC this week in the US Junior National Basketball tournament. Hancock took the opportunity to reach out to Senator Susan Collins.

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