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  • Liz Cole

    Player of the Week: Liz Cole

    Liz Cole is the kind of athlete every coach loves to have on their team. “Liz committed time to her field hockey game this summer, and it prepared her for a very strong start in her season this Fall,” Lake Region Coach Pauline Webb said. “When she couldn’t make a summer workout, she would contact […]

  • Catherine Christiansen

    Player of the Week: Catherine Christiansen

    Catherine Christiansen is setting up the Lake Region volleyball team for its best season in the young program’s history. While the Lakers had one a few games in its short existence, this fall was the first time the program won a match. To date, the Lakers have won three matches and are vying for a […]

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    Player of the Week: Katie Throgmorton

    Katie Throgmorton is a very devoted individual who puts the team before herself. “She is a great role model to her teammates and the younger girls soccer players in the community.  Very hard working, committed young lady who also does well in the classroom,” Lake Region varsity girls’ soccer coach Peter Webb said. “She juggles […]

  • Connor Andrews

    Player of the Week: Connor Andrews

    A year ago, Connor Andrews was a spectator on the Lake Region sideline due to injury. But, he still made his presence felt. “Connor helped on the bench and cheered his team on,” Laker Coach Michael Chaine. “This season, Connor came back with an obvious goal. He wanted to make up for lost time.” The […]

  • Dan Neault

    Player of the Week: Dan Neault

      DN. By his sheer size, Dan Neault is a presence on the Lake Region football team’s offensive and defensive lines. But, the senior brings a lot more to the table. “Dan attends all practices, plays on both sides of the ball, and is always one of the hardest working young men on the team.” […]

  • Olivia Toole

    Player of the Week: Olivia Toole

    It is still early on in the cross-country running season, but Lake Region varsity coach Dan Dors sees something special in freshman Olivia Toole. “Olivia is not only going to be a good runner, but she is also a good person of fine character that you would want to build a team around,” Coach Dors […]

  • Tim Holbrook

    Player of the Week: Tim Holbrook

    Tim Holbrook may be just a freshman, but his cross-country coaches have already taken notice of his hard work and determination. “I nominated Tim (for Player of the Week) because he is such a hard worker in practice and at the meets. 100% all the time. Tim will not win many races this year, but he […]

  • David Turner

    Fryeburg Academy to induct seven to Hall of Excellence

    Fryeburg Academy will be inducting seven members into the Sixth Annual 2015 Hall of Excellence at a ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 26, at 10:30 a.m. in the Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center. The public is welcome to attend this free admission presentation. The six alumni and one supporter being inducted this year are: Eva […]

  • SPEAKING AT GRADUATION Principal Ted Finn who is now moving on to Gray-New Gloucester High School this fall. (Rivet Photo)

    Principal Finn leaving Lake Region to take Gray-NG job

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer As principal, Ted Finn led Lake Region High School through some tough times over the past five years. Low test scores landed the school on the state’s “failing” list prior to his arrival. Through a reshaping of the curriculum and other improvements, Lake Region was deemed a “model school” […]

  • Fundraiser set to benefit late bus driver’s family

    By Dawn De Busk Staff Writer NAPLES — Daveen Bell was known to go the extra mile for people, particularly the students who knew her as a bus driver over a period of almost two decades. “For example, we moved up here 12 years ago. My son has Asperger’s Syndrome,” friend Janice Shanks said. “His […]