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    January 27, 2010

    Vikings rise to occasion for thrilling third win

    After losing to Washington Academy of East Machias by 57 points Saturday, the Searsport District High School girls basketball team wanted nothing more than to redeem itself against Deer Isle-Stonington Tuesday night and the host Vikings did that with a thrilling fourth-quarter push that resulted in a 31-30 win. The Vikings (3-12) managed to win even though they trailed at the end of each quarter. Deer Isle-Stoni...

  • Published
    January 25, 2010

    Ice Cats break ice big time in win over Cony

    Scoring has not been a problem for the Midcoast Ice Cats this year. The cooperative high school ice hockey team continued the season with another offensive explosion against the Cony Rams of Augusta jayvee squad Jan. 21 to earn a 9-3 win at the Midcoast Recreation Center. The ‘Cats were led by Yannick Price-Prevot of Medomak Valley, who netted five goals. Stephen Hand of Camden Hills had two goals and three ...

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    January 25, 2010

    Maine Warden Service: Storm will thin ice, so be safe

    The Maine Warden Service is urging people to check any ice before venturing out as spring-like conditions, with warm temperatures, substantial rainfall and heavy winds, are weakening ice throughout the state. According to the National Weather Service, between one to three inches of rain is expected Jan. 25, and temperatures near or above freezing are expected for most of the week. Significant snow melt is ...

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    January 25, 2010

    Lions soak up victories against Purple Panthers

    As it turns out, cats like to swim and happen to be pretty darn good at it. On Friday night, the adage about cats not liking water was proven wrong as the Belfast Area High School Lions hosted the Waterville Purple Panthers in a matchup of the big felines. Belfast won both the boys (54-46) and girls (59-41) meets. The Lion boys (8-0) are unbeaten this season and the Belfast girls (7-1) have one loss. The ...

  • Published
    January 25, 2010

    Windjammers compete well in lone home meet

    While the temperatures may have been bit on the cool side Saturday, the overall sunny, crisp conditions could not have been more ideal for the Camden Hills Alpine ski team's lone home meet of the winter at the Camden Snow Bowl. Camden Hills hosted a successful day of racing, led by senior Andrew Baxter, who enjoyed a first-place finish and the best time of the day. The Windjammers placed third in both the boys ...

  • Published
    January 25, 2010

    Rough weekend on court for some Waldo County squads

    It was a rough weekend for many Waldo County high school basketball teams as both Searsport and Belfast teams fell to opponents. However, while the mainland squads were having a hard time notching victories, the Islesboro teams secured two wins over Acadia Christian on the island. Boys Islesboro 57, Acadia Christian, 34 ... At Islesboro Friday, the Eagles won by more than a 20 point margin. At the quarter ...

  • Published
    January 24, 2010

    Mustangs roll over Tigers in Saturday home, road affairs

    One of the oldest sports adages is you do not necessarily have to be the best team, you just have to be peaking at the right time, namely, as the playoffs approach. Whether the Mount View boys basketball team is the best team in Eastern Class B remains to be seen, but few would argue that the Mustangs are the hottest team in the region after Saturday night's impressive 66-43 victory over host Rockland. The ...

  • Published
    January 24, 2010

    Camden Hills’ defense keys second-half surge past Mount View

    This is a secret, so do not tell anyone. You know who one of the hottest teams in Eastern Class B girls basketball has been over the past few weeks? Camden Hills. But remember, that is a secret. Well, of course, the strong play of the Windjammers in recent weeks is really no secret, especially to their opponents. One only has to look at how Camden Hills has moved up the ranks in the Maine Principals' Association...

  • Published
    January 23, 2010

    Mustangs hand Windjammers first loss in two years

    One of the state's most impressive recent high school basketball winning streaks came to an end Friday night thanks to a scrappy, confident Waldo County squad who kept its high-powered opponent under 50 points for one of the few times in recent years. The Mount View boys basketball team, which lost to the Windjammers by 24 points (66-42) to begin the season, continued to make loud noise in Eastern Class B by ...

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    January 22, 2010

    Mustangs busy on mats in recent days

    The Mount View wrestling team has been busy on the mats in the past week, participating in three separate meets in six days. The results earned the Mustangs victories against Washington Academy and Piscataquis Community High School of Guilford, and coach Hamilton Richards is pleased with the progress his team has made over the past few seasons. The Mustangs (7-23) have seven victories on the season, as opposed ...

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