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  • Yannelli wins Tour de Lovell in photo finish

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer LOVELL — Knowing he had “super strong and excellent” riders with him as he approached the final stretch, Jason Yannelli looked for a “crack” to make his final push. And push, he did. Yannelli had just enough push at the finish line to edge Christopher Darling of Lovell and […]

  • Buck captures Dole 3 Miler

    Dole 3-Miler Fryeburg, August 5, 2017 OVERALL RESULTS Nathan Buck, 27, Portland, 16:20 John Allard, 23, Smithfield, RI, 16:35 Sam Reed, 23, NH, 17:01 Jeffrey Lindy, 38, Brookline, MA, 17:07 Gabriel Flanders, 42, Eaton, NH, 18:09 Erik Martin, 37, Naples, 19:04 Ryan Wockenfus, 28, Kimberly, WI, 19:29 Luke Flanders, 13, Eaton Center, NH, 20:44 Zed […]

  • McMillan wins first Casco Days title; Flynn wins fourth straight

    Erin Flynn continued to dominate in Casco, winning her fourth straight race with a time of 25 minutes 21 seconds. For the Newton, Mass. runner, she placed 11th overall. Last year, she posted a 24:51. Flynn has won five of the last six Casco Days races. Terry McMillan, 20, of Cottage Grove, Wisconsin fended off […]

  • Martin repeats at Sebago Fun Run

    SEBAGO — It was a great morning for the run — not too hot and not raining, it was just right at the annual Sebago Days Family Fun Run. Erik Martin of Naples repeated as the winner in 12 minutes 26 seconds over the two-mile out-and-back course on Route 11, while Liza Mockeridge of Ann […]

  • Eastman wins Lovell Old Home Days 5K; Ballou first female once again

    LOVELL — If recent trends continue, the Lovell Old Home Days 5K will have to be renamed the Silas Eastman and Terry Ballou Invitational. For the seventh time, both runners were the top finishers in the 13th Annual Race. Unlike recent years, where competition was fierce, both finished with comfortable margins. Silas Eastman’s winning time […]

  • All-State selection: Mackenzie Buzzell leaves lasting impression on Raider softball program

    Mackenzie Buzzell has a distinguished resume as a three-sport athlete at Fryeburg Academy. She added another line to that resume over the weekend. Mackenzie was named to the All-State softball team by the Maine Sunday Telegram. As a captain and centerfielder for the Class B West champion Raiders, Mackenzie was named the conference’s Player of […]

  • Harrison Rec Run by the Lake 5K results

    HARRISON REC RUN BY THE LAKES 5K Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Dominic Sclafani, 15, Harrison, 17:32 Gavin Kuns, 26, Bridgton, 19:08 Erik Martin, 37, Naples, 19:30 Noah Currier, 15, Harrison, 19:45 Max Forbes, 16, 19:50 Arno Bommer, 57, Houston, TX, 19:56 Jordan Cole, 19, Lisbon, 20:26 Mark Hogan, 39, 20:31 Tim Moore, 16, 20:41 Colin […]

  • LEA’s first Padde Board race makes a big splash

    As Sam Brown made a final push toward the finish line of the first Maine Lakes Open Paddle Board Race on Saturday, July 1, Todd Crawford was right behind him, also trying to mount a final rush. Crawford pushed a little too hard, losing his balance and slowly sliding off the front of his paddle […]

  • Bridgton 4 on the Fourth: What a great way to spend the Fourth!

    As a race director, Jim Cossey always strives to produce a “smooth” race. For the most part, he achieved the goal. “Excellent race in great weather. Started on time and there were no major issues. The first time ever attempt to limit access to the front of the start pack was successful and will be […]

  • ‘Everesting’ day — Sebago cyclist conquers nearly 17 hour challenge

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer SEBAGO — What would it be like to ride a bicycle up Mt. Everest? Jason Yannelli found out last Saturday. Well, sort of. The competitive cyclist took the Everest Challenge. Starting at 4:30 a.m., he climbed Robinson Hill and Wynn Mountain Road a total of 46 times over 16 […]