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Red Sox coach heads list of Maine Baseball Hall inductees

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: April 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Tom Chard..Brian Butterfield, the third-base coach for the Boston Red Sox and a Bangor native, will be one of the nine individuals inducted into the Maine Baseball Hall of Fame this summer. The 44th induction ceremony and banquet will be held Aug. 3 at the Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland..

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Press Herald Girls' lacrosse preview: 15 Players to Watch

Sport: Lacrosse (Girls)  Message Board

Posted: April 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

Sam Bell, Kennebunk senior, defense: Strong and quick, Bell will be called upon to run the defense this spring. London Bernier, Falmouth sophomore, attack: The cousin of graduated leading scorer Alex Bernier, London is a precocious talent in her own right who will look to fill the offensive void...

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Press Herald Girls' lacrosse preview: Task is finding goalie who's a keeper

Sport: Lacrosse (Girls)  Message Board

Posted: April 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Mark Emmert..With the girls’ lacrosse season set to begin, the first question for many of Maine’s top teams is who’ll be their last line of defense. New goalies will be in position at Kennebunk, Marshwood and Waynflete. Scarborough and Yarmouth will spend the early games...

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Wells wins season opener; McMinnis allows one hit, strikes out 12

Sport: Baseball

Posted: April 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By CARL PEPIN..WELLS -- Strong pitching, timely hitting and errorless defense produced a win in Friday’s season opener for the Wells High baseball team. The Warriors were led by Bennie McMinnis’ 12 strikeout performance on the mound as they scored an 8-0 victory over visiting Lake Region...

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UMaine's Lawrence shuts out Binghamton in baseball series opener

Sport: University Of Maine Baseball

Posted: April 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

VESTAL, N.Y. — Tommy Lawrence pitched a six-hit shutout Saturday afternoon, setting the tone for the University of Maine’s 3-0 baseball victory over Binghamton in the first game of an America East doubleheader at the Bearcats Sports Complex. The senior right-hander struck out seven and walked two, evening his season …

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North Yarmouth native nipped at the tape in BAA 5K

Sport: Running  Message Board

Posted: April 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

Ben True comes within a whisker of winning his third title. North Yarmouth native Ben True’s bid for a third Boston Athletic Association 5K championship fell short, but not by much. In a photo finish Saturday morning in Boston, True and defending champion Dejen Gebremeskel of Ethiopia both reached the tape in Boston Common in 13 minutes, 26 seconds but Gebremeskel was determined to be the winner...

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UMaine QB derby starts with no favorite

Sport: University Of Maine Football  Message Board

Posted: April 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Mark Emmert..ORONO — The Maine football team is in the process of building a quarterback from the ground up. The three candidates showed Saturday during the team’s first scrimmage that they’ve got the “ground” part figured out. That’s where they spent much of a trying morning at Alfond Stadium... 

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Pirates go out with a whimper

Sport: Portland Pirates  Message Board

Posted: April 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Paul Betit..SACO — The Portland Pirates played the last game of their season Saturday night on the ice where they’ve spent the most time this season, but it didn’t make any difference. The St. John’s IceCaps scored three third-period goals to pull out a 5-4 victory...

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On Baseball: Do-everything Ryan Flaherty stays in the majors

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: April 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Kevin Thomas..BOSTON — With an 11 a.m. game coming up Monday, no baseball player at Fenway Park seemed thrilled about playing Sunday night. Except for Ryan Flaherty. “I’m going home,” Flaherty said Saturday before the Baltimore Orioles’ game at Fenway Park. Because of Sunday’s 7 p.m. start, Flaherty could leave after Saturday’s game and head to Portland. He would return in plenty of time, but Sunday morning would be for family...

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Auburn-Lewiston Sports Hall of Fame: Five new inductees named

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: April 19th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

by KEVIN MILLS..AUBURN — While it will be wonderful recognition for both Verne Paradie Jr. and his sister Tammy Paradie Thibeault, it will ultimately be an honor to their father. Verne Paradie Sr. passed away last November. He had submitted the nominations for his son and daughter to be considered for the Auburn-Lewiston Sports Hall of Fame...

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Penobscot Valley girls seek third straight Eastern Maine Class D softball title

Sport: Softball  Message Board

Posted: April 19th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney..One would be hard-pressed to find many high school softball teams that have won 37 games over the past two seasons. The Penobscot Valley girls from Howland can make that claim, having gone 37-3. The Howlers won its first-ever state Class D softball championship two years ago...

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Highlight videos help link high school players, college recruiters

Sport: Basketball (Boys)  Message Board

Posted: April 19th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Ernie Clark..When Trevor Lyford began alerting college basketball coaches of his possible interest in joining one of their programs next fall, the initial response admittedly was lukewarm. No matter that the Penquis Valley of Milo guard played a key role as the Patriots won the 2013 Class C state championship and this winter was named to the Bangor Daily News All-Maine team...

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Junior college transfer Bella Swan joins UMaine women's basketball team

Sport: University Of Maine Basketball  Message Board

Posted: April 19th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine women’s basketball program has announced that it has received a National Letter of Intent from junior college transfer Isabella (Bella) Swan. Swan transfers to the Black Bears from Salt Lake Community College. “We are all very excited about Bella joining us,” head coach Richard Barron said in a press release. “She is certainly my type of player — versatile, tough and very energetic...

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Maine Baseball Hall of Fame inductees

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: April 19th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

The Maine Baseball Hall of Fame will welcome nine new members at its 44th Ceremony and Banquet, to be held Aug. 3 at the Holiday Inn By the Bay in Portland. The 2014 inductees into the Maine Baseball Hall of Fame are...

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Boston prepares for biggest wave ever of marathon visitors

Sport: Running  Message Board

Posted: April 19th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Philip Marcelo..BOSTON – With an expanded field of runners and the memory of last year’s bombings elevating interest in one of the world’s great races, the 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area. Race organizers, in the aftermath of the twin bombings that killed three spectators and injured more than 260 people, expanded the field of runners by 9,000, to nearly 36,000...

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