Friday, October 31, 2014

Winslow claims ninth regional field hockey championship with victory over Dexter

HAMPDEN---- Ciera Poulin scored a goal with 52 seconds remaining in the first half to lift the Winslow Black Raiders to a 2-0 victory over the Dexter Tigers in the class C Eastern Maine championship game.

"Brooke (Haskell) saw that I was open and I saw the goalie went down,"Poulin said. "It felt good to get us ahead, it gave us a little bit of comfort but we knew we couldn't let up."

Winslow coach Mary Beth Bourgoin added, "I think momentum wise for us it was huge, we put some great pressure on all half, by getting that we know what we could do."

The Black Raiders added to the lead when freshman Natalie Greene scored just 4:49 into the second half.
Bourgoin said, "She (Greene) has been a good little freshman for us."

Winslow out-shot Dexter 18-7, they also had 12 penalty corners. The Tigers only penalty corner came with 4:45 remaining in the game. The Poulin goal came off a corner.

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Husson field hockey earns top spot in conference tournament

The Husson University Eagles field hockey team outscored their North Atlantic Conference opponents 26-0 during the regular season.

That earned the Eagles the top seed in the conference tournament. Husson went 5-0 against conference opponents, including a 5-0 victory over Castleton on October 4th.

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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Ponies end regular season with 43-6 win over MDI

BAR HARBOR----- You know what is coming when you face the Foxcroft Ponies football team. That does not make it any easier to stop Hunter Smith or Peter Boyer.

Smith and Boyer combined for 310 rushing yards and five touchdowns to lead the Ponies to a 43-6 victory over the Mount Desert Island (MDI) Trojans on Friday night.

The Ponies scored on each of their first two possession. Smith got the scoring started when he capped off a 10 play/43 yard drive with a four yard run.

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Houlton's first varsity football game- at Orono- 9/5/14

Houlton's first varsity football game- at Orono- 9/5/14