Archive for ‘Sports’

  • Lake Region fall sports previews

    FOOTBALL Head Coach: Mike Shea, first year Assistant Coaches: Chris Small, associate head coach and offensive coordinator; Chris Marston, defensive coordinator; Joe Gasparro, special teams coordinator; Sean Murphy, assistant defensive coordinator, JV coach Key returning players: Brandon Sargent, LB/RB; Ethan McMurray, QB/DB; Chase Weese, WR/DB; Mark Mayo, OL/DL; Colby Chaplin, OL/DL. Promising newcomers: Peter Vigna, […]

  • Fryeburg Academy fall sports previews

    FOOTBALL Head Coach: David Turner, 11th year Assistant Coach: David Jones, Gio DiFazio, Bob Pulito Key returning players: Seniors Tucker Buzzell OL/LB, Reece Kneissler OL/LB, Oscar Saunders QB/DB, Arnold Jaber OL/DL, Josh Frye OL/DL, Kempton Maillett OL/DL, Nate Knapp WR/DB, Liam Harriman TE/LB, Caleb Bowles WR/DB. Promising newcomers: Juniors Calvin Southwick RB/LB, Jack Campbell OL/DL, […]

  • Naples Causeway 5K

    Naples Causeway 5K results   Jeff Lindy, 39, Brookline, MA, 17:24 Ryan Kennedy, 29, Fayetteville, GA, 17:27 Dave Sheldrick, 43, Sebago, 18:37 Thomas Brand, 34, Andover, MA, 18:45 Kyle Rhoads, 48, Windham, 18:47 Erik Martin, 35, Naples, 19:03 Jim Cardosi, 38, Cumberland Ctr, 19:08 Brendan Surette, 20, Woburn, MA, 19:53 Tony Myatt, 31, Portland, 20:00 […]

  • Larry Carter inducted into Babe Ruth Baseball Hall of Fame

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer From Little League player in 1967 to Sebago-Long Lake Babe Ruth president for over 25 years, Larry Carter’s love affair with the game of baseball has never stopped. He has been Mr. Baseball here in the Lake Region, working in a number of capacities from coach to umpire to […]

  • Eye on the Olympics: Kate Hall forgoes final college season to focus on bigger goal

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer CASCO — The decision really wasn’t a difficult one for Kate Hall. Although the former Lake Region track star achieved successes at both Iowa State and the University of Georgia (see accompanying Bio Sheet, which appeared on the Bulldog Athletic website), Kate felt deep down inside that she wasn’t […]

  • B2B: The Coach is still running strong; FA runner takes part in HS Mile; how locals fared

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer Like he tells his high school cross-country runners, Bill Reilly of Brownfield has a goal and enjoys the competition each time he competes at the Beach to Beacon 10K in Cape Elizabeth. The goal is always the same — win his age division. The longtime Fryeburg Academy coach, age […]

  • Lake Region fall sports preseason schedule

    Monday is opening preseason for Lake Region High School fall sports teams. Here’s the preseason lineup: Cheering Coach: Brittany Perreault Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 5:45 to 7:45 p.m. Thursdays, Weight Room, 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, 3 to 5 p.m. Cross Country Coaches: Kurt and Kim Peterson Monday–Friday, 8 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, Invitational, […]

  • Fryeburg Academy fall sport start dates; parents’ meeting

    High school sports start next week! Fryeburg Academy fall sports teams open practices on Monday, Aug. 13! Athletic Director Sue Thurston reminds all athletes that they must have proof of an updated physical on file and a signed copy of the form located inside the Athletic Handbook. Proof of insurance is required for participation under […]

  • Camp O-At-Ka counselor breaks away for Casco Days win

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer CASCO — Just a few weeks ago, Dan Allara worked through grueling heat to place 10th at Bridgton’s 4 on the Fourth. So, when faced with another scorcher Saturday in Casco, the 19-year-old camp counselor took the same approach. He just ran. “I broke away a little after the […]

  • Eastman continues to rule Lovell Old Home Days 5k

    LOVELL — Some things, seemingly, never change. With local residents and visitors lining Main Street, the town of Lovell once again provided a great venue for the 14th Annual Old Home Days 5K. As in the previous six years, Silas Eastman was well in front as he cruised past the Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library at […]