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Trailblazers Blais Manning, Bouchard, Palombo-McCallie lead Maine Basketball Hall of Fame's first induction

Sport: Basketball (Girls)  Message Board

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney..BANGOR, Maine — Lisa Blais was a trailblazer. So were Rachel Bouchard and Joanne Palombo. They not only helped put high school girls basketball on the map in Maine, but they also proved that girls from the state could play at the highest level after high school. Blais Manning, Bouchard …

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Washburn Girls Cross Country Team Looks to Reload

Sport: Cross Country  Message Board

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 by Tom Nolette

It’s a year of change for the Washburn Beavers Girls Cross Country team. Four time State Champion Carsyn Koch graduated and coach Mike Waugh accepted a teaching and coaching job in Presque Isle. Andy Churchill is the new coach and he says the team is ready for the season. Rene Cloukey has the story...

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Sea Dogs stretch winning streak to six

Sport: Sea Dogs  Message Board

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY DAVE SOTTILE ..HARRISBURG, Pa. — A lucky bounce, strong starting pitching and sparkling defense helped the Portland Sea Dogs extend their winning streak to six games Thursday night with a 1-0 victory against the Harrisburg Senators. Mike Miller’s homer in the ninth inning off an outfielder’s glove provided the run as Portland (81-50) swept a three-game...

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Generations of talent come together at Maine Basketball Hall of Fame induction

Sport: Basketball (Boys)  Message Board

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY RANDY WHITEHOUSE ..BANGOR — Legends packed a tiny media room at the Cross Insurance Center about an hour before Thursday’s induction of the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame’s inaugural class. But even amid the collection of talent, prestige and knowledge, Rachel Bouchard thought something was missing...

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Former Stearns High School football star named team's head coach

Sport: Football  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Ernie Clark ..MILLINOCKET, Maine — John Jamo’s been pretty busy this week conducting double sessions with the Stearns High School football team. But presumably he was going to find time to turn in a signed contract to Frank Boynton, Millinocket superintendent of schools, that officially would make him the Minutemen’s new head …

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Maine Basketball Hall of Fame rescinds induction of former Jonesport-Beals coach

Sport: Basketball (Boys)  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Ernie Clark.. BANGOR, Maine — As many of the most notable people in the state’s basketball community converged on the Cross Insurance Center for the inaugural induction ceremony for the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame on Thursday afternoon, much of the surrounding conversation involved who wouldn’t be there. Longtime former Jonesport-Beals...

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Stearns Names Jamo, Longtime Def. Coordinator, New Head Football Coach

Sport: Football  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

Stearns Names Jamo, Longtime Def. Coordinator, New Head Football Coach

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New Hall of Famer McLean blazed a trail at UMF

Sport: Basketball (Girls)  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY TRAVIS LAZARCZYK ..Estella McLean didn’t raise her voice. Still, McLean had a tell, and when it happened, her players knew their coach wasn’t happy. “Once in a blue moon, you’d see her drop her clip board,” said Rachel Austin-Lacasse, who played basketball for McLean at the University of Maine at Farmington from 1977 to 1981. “You knew when the clip board went down, there’d be a timeout.”...

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Portland's Ken Joyce is living the dream

Sport: Sea Dogs  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY GLENN JORDAN ..A growing pile of black and orange duffel bags waited to be fed into the exposed cargo belly of a long motorcoach late Sunday afternoon as Ken Joyce shared a final few moments with family members in the parking lot between a now-empty Hadlock Field and the Portland Expo......

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Legend coach Ordie Alley spurned by 2 Hall of Fames

Sport: Basketball (Boys)  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY STEVE SOLLOWAY ..Legendary basketball coach Ordman Alley will not be part of the inaugural class of 22 men and women inducted into the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame on Thursday – even though his name was among the inductees announced at a news conference in March. Alley also has been removed from the roster of those enshrined...

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Lisa Blais Manning earned her place in the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame

Sport: Basketball (Girls)  Message Board

Posted: August 21st, 2014 by Tom Nolette

BY TOM CHARD..Growing up the youngest of eight kids, Lisa Blais Manning learned early how to earn her spot in the family driveway basketball games. “To be asked to play, you had to be good enough,” Manning said. “There was no crying. It made me competitive.” Manning learned her lessons well. She went on to lead Westbrook High to four straight Class A state titles, then played on a Division I NCAA national championship team at Old Dominion in Norfolk, Virginia, where she was a senior tri-captain...

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Mount Desert Island high school 2014 cross country preview

Sport: Cross Country  Message Board

Posted: August 20th, 2014 by Marc Calnan

The MDI girls cross country team will be looking for their fourth straight state championship

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MDI: Are you ready for some football?

Sport: Football  Message Board

Posted: August 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

MDI Footbll: Mark Shields returns as head coach. He will work closely with the defensive ends and running backs. Coach Mark Arnold is in charge of running backs and defensive backs. Coach Tony DeMuro trains the defensive line and tight ends and also coaches the JV team. New coach Chris McGuire rounds out the staff this year...

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Schilling: Tobacco gave me cancer

Sport: Baseball  Message Board

Posted: August 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling revealed Wednesday for the first time the type of cancer he was battling -- squamous cell carcinoma, a type of mouth cancer -- and detailed the painful treatment and recovery process that caused him to lose 75 pounds. Telling his story for the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon on Wednesday morning, Schilling said...

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Black Bear wide receivers comfortable with potential starting quarterbacks

Sport: University Of Maine Football  Message Board

Posted: August 20th, 2014 by Tom Nolette

By Larry Mahoney ..ORONO, Maine — For the past two seasons, University of Maine wide receivers Damarr Aultman and Arthur Williams caught passes thrown by Marcus Wasilewski, named the All-Colonial Athletic Association first-team quarterback last fall after leading the Black Bears to the conference title. But Wasilewski has graduated, so the Black Bears …

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