Olena Iurkovska, who won bronze in the women’s 6 kilometer sitting competition, says “Every time I race, it will be for Ukrainian independence and peace in my country.”
The Black Bears fall to Hartford 63-62 in OT in the quarterfinals of the America East tournament.
Both teams are chasing their first state title Saturday, but the undefeated Eagles don’t want to go through the heartbreak of losing a championship game again.
The Eagles coach of 25 years says he’s leaving the job content that it’s his time to step aside.
The Black Bears play Merrimack Saturday, with the winner to advance in the Hockey East playoffs.
Felix Doubront, making his second start for Boston, allows two hits in four scoreless innings with three strikeouts.
Did the shared trauma of last year’s bus crash contribute to the players’ turnaround this season? They say what’s important is ‘how we’ve played since.’
An ambulance took the women to the hospital as a precaution, but their injuries are not considered life threatening.
The win comes five days after the Capitals defeated Boston.
The Messalonskee defenseman has enjoyed a standout season, helping the undefeated Eagles to their third straight Class B state title game.
The Messalonskee senior is playing in Saturday’s McDonald’s Senior All-Star Game in Bangor.
The pitcher, whose infant child died Feb. 24, said he’s looking forward to baseball’s routine.
The Marlins and Red Sox played to a scoreless tie Thursday after their game was called in the eighth inning due to rain.
The center, which helped train six Olympians for Sochi, is trying to make up for a loss of $1.4 million in funding from Libra Foundation.
The Mississippi native is averaging 20.8 points, 10.7 rebounds and 6.2 assists per game this season for the Moose.
UMA faces Cincinnati-Clermont Thursday at 4 p.m. before CMCC takes on Warren Wilson at 7:30.
Sailing has become an extreme sport, with sailors now enjoying equipment advances such as helmets and body armor.
The Mt. Blue graduate is getting lots of playing time for the Mustangs, averaging 15 points per game.
Xander Bogaerts hit a homer in Boston’s loss to St. Louis.
Gardiner sophomore Peter Del Gallo won the title last year.
Jared Cunningham scored a hat trick for the Eagles to lead charge as they blew out the No. 2-ranked team 9-3.
He will become the first driver in a decade to attempt the Indy 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day.
The second-year Tampa Bay pitcher threw two scoreless innings in his spring training debut.
Gilley replaces the recently retired Frank Knight, whom he says gave the Waterville native plenty of duties to prepare him for the role.
The Terriers softball team will have 10 weeks of training before March 25’s season opener.
The N.H. native now has three medals in three races.
The NBA MVP made 22 of his 33 field-goal tries, becoming just the third player in the past 25 years to take that many shots and make at least two-thirds of them.
Central Mainers hope to lead USM back to the college World Series.
Wins now mean everything in NASCAR.
The Red Sox pitcher cut his finger while preparing to go fishing and missed his scheduled spring training debut Monday.
The Eagles are set for their showdown with Presque Isle Tuesday night.
The men and women will play in the NCAA Division III tournaments Friday night.
The 2-7 Black Bears cruised past the Hatters 6-3 thanks to Brenden Geary and Scott Heath.
The Cougars overcame adverse conditions to win their first championship in three years.
The team still faces question marks going into the new season.
Maine swept UNH in their season series to lock up the seventh seed after the 73-69 victory.
The former Richard Childress Racing driver won his first race with his new team, on his 13th wedding anniversary weekend.
Tiger Woods leaves after playing 13 holes.
Sean Doherty wins the youth men’s 10-kilometer pursuit at the IBU Biathlon Youth/Junior World Championships.
Can-Am Crown race organizers say seven teams have a substantial lead.
Cunningham scores four goals in semifinal win.
Beavers upset No. 2 Castleton Friday.
Mt. Abram’s Luce sweeps Class B slalom races
Black Bears place 5 in top 6, win Class B state title.
Late goal sinks Purple Panthers in Eastern B semifinal.
Cobras fall in first state championship try.
Cavaliers fall short in first game since 2005.
Previously undefeated Forest Hills loses 78-40.
The Yachtsmen squander a three-goal lead, but Andre Clement’s late goal sends them to the regional final.
Povarnitsyn skies fast to men’s 10K win; Pavlova sneaks out women’s 7.5K victory.
Cornerback Alfonzo Dennard begins his 60-day sentence for a 2012 assault on a police officer.
It’s Tiger Woods lowest score on the PGA Tour in seven months.
Mike Pelfrey pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut for Minnesota in an 8-2 win over Boston.
Valley is looking for its first title since the end of a six-year championship streak in 2003.
Tigers coach Mike LeBlanc looks at his team’s title game opponents and sees a team that’s a little stronger, bigger and faster than his troops.
The Eastern B semifinals are Saturday, with the Eagles facing John Bapst and Waterville taking on second seed Presque Isle.
The Maranacook boys have moved into the overall Class B lead after a strong performance in Friday’s giant slalom at Mt. Abram.
An eighth straight title seems certain for the Clippers.
The New Hampshire native wins 7.5-kilometer sprint by 1.7 seconds.
The team claims that then-team owner Tow Yawkey signed a deal with the city in 1945 allowing for the game-day closure of Van Ness Street so it could be used by players, their families and staff.
The Valley guard increased his commitment to the sport during the offseason with a goal to cut down the nets after a title win.
The Cougars are six points behind Oxford Hills.
Maine ends its season with an important home stand against Providence starting Friday.
The Waterville forward leads the Panthers’ second line skating with a pair of freshmen.
NECN is reporting that the former NFL star was not in handcuffs when he assaulted another inmate, who was in handcuffs.
The 6-foot Carrabec junior has emerged as a force in the paint, helping guide her team to the Class C state championship game Saturday night against Calais.
The teams’ Alpine scores will be combined with their Nordic points from last week to find the overall champions.
The Tigers enter Saturday’s Class D title game against Washburn at the Augusta Civic Center with a perfect 20-0 record.
Two bombs that were detonated at last year’s event had been carried to the area in backpacks.