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  1. Island high school announces honor partsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Island Ad-Vantages

    The honor parts for Deer Isle-Stonington High School's Class of 2018 have been announced. Graduation is set for Sunday, June 10, at 1 p.m. in the school gym.

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  2. Mariners, Windjammers battle in fun, down-to-wire diamond dandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Capital Weekly

    With Oceanside softball among the top teams in Class B North and Camden Hills near the bottom of the Class A North standings, one could have made the assertion of perhaps another Mariner victory - and subsequent Windjammer loss - as the two Midcoast athletic rivals tussled in a late-season game on Wednesday, May 23. But the contest between the Mariners and Windjammers went down to the wire and was decided by the slimmest of margins - including a few hair-raising plays in the bottom of the seventh inning - as the visitors, ultimately, hung on to collect a 5-4 high school victory.

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  3. Former Yankees manager, Black Bears catcher, throws first pitch for America East tourney openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Bangor Daily News

    A familiar face threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the University of Maine's America East baseball tournament opener against Stony Brook on Wednesday morning. Former UMaine catcher and assistant coach Carl "Stump" Merrill, who had a 38-year career in the New York Yankees organization including 275 games as the manager of the Yankees, threw a one-hopper to the plate.

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  4. Former Husson standout named boys basketball coach at Bangor High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Brad Libby is a successful area businessman. The licensed physical therapist owns Performance Physical Therapy and Sports Rehabilitation locations in Bangor and Brewer.

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  5. Fort Fairfield fills boys basketball, soccer postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Vaughn McLaughlin has been named to replace Logan McLaughlin as the Tigers' boys varsity basketball coach, according to Fort Fairfield athletic administrator Tim Watt, while Cody Tompkins is the new boys varsity soccer coach, replacing John Ala. Vaughn McLaughlin, the veteran band director and fine arts teacher at Caribou High School, has been a longtime volunteer assistant coach under Larry Gardner at Fort Fairfield, most recently with the girls' basketball program but also when Gardner was with the boys program.

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  6. DePatsy, Crosby, Davis-Oakes set to take next steps in basketball careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Herald Gazette

    It is something every student-athlete has to face: the final time doning their high school uniform in a sport they love - one they have played since early childhood. For most, the prospect of college athletics is not on the horizon; thus, when high school athletics is over, so too is their school-sponsored sports career.

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  7. After reflection, longtime basketball coach returns to high school ranks at OronoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Bangor Daily News

    Ed Kohtala admits much of his coaching career that spanned from the freshman level of high school to the NCAA Division I collegiate ranks was focused not on the moment, but on the next step. But a three-year respite after more than three decades on the sidelines has provided Kohtala a different perspective for his new job as the new boys basketball coach at Orono High School.

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  8. Medomak Valley boys summer basketball offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | Herald Gazette

    Medomak Valley boys varsity basketball coach Nick DePatsy will host the Medomak Valley boys 2018 summer basketball camp for three weeks in June and July at Medomak Valley High School. The camp is for students entering grades 2-10.

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  9. Medomak girls summer hoop offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | Herald Gazette

    Medomak Valley girls varsity basketball coach Ryan McNelly will host the Medomak Valley girls 2018 summer basketball camp for three weeks in June and July at Medomak Middle School. The camp is open to children entering grades 2-9.

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  10. Northern Maine standouts prepare to compete against 'downstate' tennis eliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Crystal Bell admits she committed a strategic fault the night before what turned out to be her final match in the the 2017 Maine Principals' Association State Singles Tennis Tournament. "I had to play Lana Mavor of Yarmouth in the Round of 16 last year and made the mistake of Googling her the night before," said Bell, now a senior at John Bapst Memorial High School in Bangor.

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  11. Sports briefs for May 4Read the original story

    Friday May 4 | Bangor Daily News

    The University of Maine men's basketball team added a seventh recruit to its roster with the announced signing on Friday of forward Stephane Ingo of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, via Gould Academy in Bethel. Ingo averaged 10 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks per contest at Gould last winter while shooting 50 percent from the field.

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  12. Longtime Caribou boys basketball coach leaves his postRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | Bangor Daily News

    Caribou coach Chris Casavant huddles with his team during a timeout during a regular-season home game against Mount Desert Island in December 2017. Casavant submitted his resignation to the school board on Tuesday night after 17 seasons leading the Vikings boys basketball program.

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  13. Eastern Maine boys standouts set to take next step in basketball careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | Bangor Daily News

    Two boys basketball standouts from eastern Maine who helped their teams win a combined five state championships have determined where they will continue their athletic careers after high school. Jacob Godfrey, the 6-foot-6 senior forward who helped undefeated Hermon High School capture its first Class B state title last winter , has accepted a full scholarship to play next fall at East Stroudsburg University, an NCAA Division II program in Pennsylvania.

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  14. Versatility a common thread among new UMaine men's basketball recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Bangor Daily News

    It took only one day of scrimmaging with five of the six incoming recruits to evoke some optimism among several returning members of the University of Maine men's basketball team. "There's lot of versatility, that's the perfect word I can think of, a lot of tall guys who can shoot, dribble, pass and defend," said guard Isaiah White, who is UMaine's top returning scorer next fall scorer after averaging 11.1 points last season.

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  15. for Your Health: Know your risk of heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Town Line

    "The best laid plans are not going to prevent this from happening." What is 'this'? Take your pick.

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  16. UMaine's Calixte to play at Oklahoma as graduate transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    University of Maine guard Aaron Calixte will use his final year of college basketball eligibility next winter as a graduate transfer at the University of Oklahoma. The 5-foot-11 guard, who returned from a foot injury that limited him to five games during the 2016-17 season to earn All-America East third-team honors as a redshirt junior for the Black Bears this past winter, announced his decision via Twitter shortly after noon on Tuesday.

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  17. UMaine adds two transfers to men's basketball rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    The University of Maine men's basketball team has announced the addition of two transfers, guard Sergio El Darwich and forward Nedeljko Prijovic, to its roster Tuesday. The new Black Bears were former teammates at Lee Academy under new UMaine assistant coach Igor Vrzina and signed their National Letters of Intent after making official visits to the Orono campus last weekend.

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  18. America East women's basketball tournament changing to campus sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    The America East women's basketball tournament will be switching to campus sites for the first time in more than 20 years. The format change was unanimously endorsed by the conference's athletic directors in early April after being proposed by a women's basketball working group comprised of head coaches, athletic directors and senior administrators.

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  19. Coach Ross to step away from dugout after 37 seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | The Harbor Times Soup

    George Ross, who is about to embark on his 37th season guiding the Lions, announced prior to the start of the campaign that this spring will be his last on the diamond. He plans to step down from the Lion post he originally took in 1981 at the conclusion of the season.

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  20. The 63rd BDN All-Maine Schoolboy Basketball Team: Moss, Fleming, Schildroth earn first-team honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Newly crowned Mr. Maine Basketball and two-time Gatorade Maine Player of the year Terion Moss of Portland and dynamic junior forward Matt Fleming of Bangor head the 63rd annual Bangor Daily News All-Maine Schoolboy Basketball Team, a contingent notable not only for its collective talent but for its versatility. Joining Moss, a 5-foot-10 guard, and 6-6 forward Fleming on the All-Maine first team are 6-1 guard Taylor Schildroth of George Stevens Academy in Blue Hill, 6-4 junior forward Wol Maiwen of Edward Little of Auburn and 6-7 junior center Nick Fiorillo of Scarborough.

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