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  • GLIDING TO THE RIM FOR TWO is Marcus DeVoe during last Friday's game against Greely. (Rivet Photo)

    ‘Complete’ game results in Laker blowout of Greely

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer As Laker players left the gym with smiles on their faces after a 20-point victory over Greely, Coach J.P. Yorkey summed up the evening saying, “We wanted to be the bully tonight and attack. Tonight, we showed what we can be.” The Lakers dominated both ends of the court, […]

  • PRESENT MEETS THE FUTURE — Lake Region rec players greeted Laker starters, including CeCe  Hancock, prior to Monday's game against Kennebunk. (Rivet Photo)

    Halftime talk sparks Lakers to romp over Rams

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer Although his team forced 11 turnovers and finished the quarter with a 7-3 run to hold a 34-25 lead at the break, Coach Paul True wasn’t happy. He let his team know it inside the locker room at intermission. In fact, the Lake Region coach’s speech last ednearly the […]

  • IN FLIGHT Danica Chadwick. (Rivet Photo)

    Lake Region indoor track & field recap

    GORHAM — Friday was a good night for the Lake Region boys at the University of Southern Maine field house. “Each boy had at least one significant result,” Coach Mark Snow said. Those boys’ results were: Kolin Wyman — personal records (PRs) in his three running events — 55m (7.89), 200m (33.57) and 4x200m relay […]

  • IN THE BLOCKS Emily McDermith. (Photo by Ali Upton)

    Fryeburg Academy indoor track & field report

    GORHAM — Coach Kevin McDonald would love to “fill the bus” when it comes time to go to the Indoor Track & Field State Meet at Bates College next month. Several Fryeburg Academy athletes appear to be putting themselves in position to land a seat on the bus. In action last Friday at the University […]

  • Ryan Gullikson of Fryeburg Academy takes the ball strong to the hoop against Falmouth. (Rivet Photo)

    Lessons in Falmouth loss could help FA boys down the stretch

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer FRYEBURG — Although his Raiders lost 55-39 to Falmouth in a Monday matinee, Coach Sedge Saunders feels the game will prepare his team for the upcoming stretch run to the playoffs. Falmouth’s patient offense made the Raider defense work, work and work some more. FA’s front line had its […]

  • Kate Hall of Lake Region

    Kate Hall first Maine schoolgirl to long jump 20 feet

    GORHAM — Last week, Lake Region sensation Kate Hall sprinted to the nation’s fastest 55-meter time. This week, the Casco senior jumped into the Maine record books. Kate became the first Maine schoolgirl to ever long jump 20-feet, posting a 20-foot, 1.5-inch skywalk at the Lakers’ indoor meet last Friday night at the University of […]

  • Jake Maidment of Fryeburg Academy (Photo by Ali Upton)

    Fryeburg Academy indoor track report

    Girls’ report Skye Collins finished second in the Jr. 55-meter dash with a time of 7.97 and posted a second in the 200m in 28.86 seconds. As of now, Skye will be running the 55m, 200m and a leg on the 4×200 relay at States. “Only a sophomore, Skye has a great future in track […]

  • Lake Region Hall of Fame induction Tuesday

    The annual Lake Region High School Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place this Tuesday, Jan. 27 at 5:45 p.m. in the school auditorium. New inductees include: Paula (Webster) Tocco, Class of 1981 Rachel Sama, Class of 1985 Kim Gerrish, Class of 1993 John Mayo, Class of 1988 Meghan (Gately) Giroux, a member of […]

  • BLOCK ATTEMPT by Lake Region's Nate Smith. (Rivet Photos)

Quinn Piland 4-0-9, Nate Smith 3-1-9, Jackson Lesure 4-1-10, Tyler Walker 2-0-4, Nick Hall 3-2-8, Marcus DeVoe 1-0-2, Nick Wandishin, Alex Langadas, Brandon Palmer.
3-Pointers: Smith (2), Piland, Lesure
Turnovers: 13
FT: 4-of-6
FG: 17-of-48
Rebounds: 25, Hall 8, Lesure 7, Walker 3, Piland 3, Smith 2, DeVoe 2
Milo Belleau 5-4-14, Abel Alemayo 3-0-7, Harry Baker-Connick 2-5-9, Tom Silk 3-3-9, Yai Deng 1-0-2
3-Pointers: Alemayo
Turnovers: 14
FT: 12-of-16
FG: 14-of-36
Rebounds: 21, Silk 6, Deng 4, Belleau 4, Baker-Connick 3, Hutchinson 2, Alemayo 2

    Nick Hall sinks free throw with 1.7 seconds left to down Flyers

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer With 1.7 seconds left on the clock and the game tied at 41-41, senior Nick Hall left his first foul shot short of the rim. The Lake Region crowd let out a gasp. No problem. On a night when the Lakers went to the line just six times (all […]

  • LR point guard Sarah Hancock tries to shake a Freeport defender. (Rivet Photos)

    Laker girls out run, out gun Falcons

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer Freeport is trying to become an aggressive press team under first-year coach Mike Hart. Lake Region showed the young Falcons they have a long way to go in their development. Crisp passing and good decision-making by veteran guards sliced holes in the Freeport press and resulted in quick strike […]