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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 03:58:42 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.1 FCS semifinal: Maine falls to Eastern Washington, 50-19 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/fcs-semifinal-maine-falls-to-eastern-washington-50-19/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/fcs-semifinal-maine-falls-to-eastern-washington-50-19/#respond Sat, 15 Dec 2018 22:31:20 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/fcs-semifinal-maine-falls-to-eastern-washington-50-19/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/fcs-semifinal-maine-falls-to-eastern-washington-50-19/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/1725242_185720-MaineEWUFootball122.jpgMaine receiver Devin Young, right, runs with the ball while defended by Eastern Washington defensive back D'londo Tucker during the first half of Saturday's FCS semifinal game in Cheney, Wash.Sat, 15 Dec 2018 20:09:36 +0000 UMaine football coach has Black Bears believing anything is possible https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/umaine-football-coach-has-black-bears-believing-anything-is-possible/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/umaine-football-coach-has-black-bears-believing-anything-is-possible/#respond Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1160866 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/15/umaine-football-coach-has-black-bears-believing-anything-is-possible/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1724198_286416-20181201_Maine1466-e1544850015310-3.jpgUniversity of Maine coach Joe Harasymiak congratulates players in the game against Jacksonville State on Dec. 1. "I've always loved the environment of the competition, the stress, everything that goes with it," he said.Sat, 15 Dec 2018 10:34:14 +0000 Thomas College track and field begins first varsity season https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/thomas-college-track-and-field-begins-first-varsity-season/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/thomas-college-track-and-field-begins-first-varsity-season/#respond Sat, 15 Dec 2018 00:29:53 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/thomas-college-track-and-field-begins-first-varsity-season/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/thomas-college-track-and-field-begins-first-varsity-season/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1160538_190570-20181212-friars.jpgThomas College athlete Lilly Friars winds up in the weight throw event Wednesday in Waterville.Fri, 14 Dec 2018 21:47:23 +0000 Drive for a national title fires up UMaine Bear huggers https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/drive-for-a-national-title-fires-up-umaine-bear-huggers/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/drive-for-a-national-title-fires-up-umaine-bear-huggers/#respond Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1159174 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/14/drive-for-a-national-title-fires-up-umaine-bear-huggers/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/1722030_878946-20181212_UMaineFans_.jpgFrom left, University of Maine fans and alumni Dan Maloney, Class of '85, his wife, Lisa Maloney '86, and Jamie Keefe '86, plan to fly out west this weekend to watch the Black Bears take on Eastern Washington University in Saturday's Football Championship Subdivision semifinal. Back in the day, Maloney was an offensive lineman on the squad; Keefe played linebacker.Thu, 13 Dec 2018 23:57:47 +0000 UMaine secondary putting the clamps down on top receivers https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/umaines-secondary-gaining-some-notice-as-fcs-playoffs-go-on/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/umaines-secondary-gaining-some-notice-as-fcs-playoffs-go-on/#respond Fri, 14 Dec 2018 02:16:49 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/umaines-secondary-gaining-some-notice-as-fcs-playoffs-go-on/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/umaines-secondary-gaining-some-notice-as-fcs-playoffs-go-on/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1721566_413233-MannyPatterson.jpgCornerback Manny Patterson has covered the top receivers of the Black Bears' first two playoff opponents and limited them to a total of nine catches for 81 yards. He leads the nation in passes defended, with 24.Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:58:37 +0000 Secondary has made plays for UMaine football https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/secondary-has-made-plays-for-umaine-football/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/secondary-has-made-plays-for-umaine-football/#respond Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:17:28 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/secondary-has-made-plays-for-umaine-football/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/secondary-has-made-plays-for-umaine-football/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1158682_413233-MannyPatterson.jpgMaine's Manny Patterson celebrates during a win over Weber State last week at Stewart Stadium in Ogden, Utah.Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:58:02 +0000 College basketball notebook: Maine enjoys time at home https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/college-basketball-notebook-maine-enjoys-time-at-home/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/college-basketball-notebook-maine-enjoys-time-at-home/#respond Thu, 13 Dec 2018 23:37:06 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/college-basketball-notebook-maine-enjoys-time-at-home/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/13/college-basketball-notebook-maine-enjoys-time-at-home/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1158602_319902_20181115_umaine_v_13.jpgMorning Sentinel file photo by Michael G. Seamans The University of Maine women's basketball team takes the court before hosting Duke last month at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:50:33 +0000 UMaine football videos getting big views via social media https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/12/umaine-football-videos-getting-big-views-via-social-media/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/12/umaine-football-videos-getting-big-views-via-social-media/#respond Thu, 13 Dec 2018 02:28:37 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/12/umaine-football-videos-getting-big-views-via-social-media/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/12/umaine-football-videos-getting-big-views-via-social-media/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1719846_246961-mainevideo.jpgRumford native Jon Petrie, 24, joined UMaine's athletic video team this summer, shortly after finishing his degree at the university.Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:19:57 +0000 UMaine’s football success leads to creative recruiting pitches https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/umaines-football-success-leads-to-creative-recruiting-pitches/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/umaines-football-success-leads-to-creative-recruiting-pitches/#respond Wed, 12 Dec 2018 02:02:57 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/umaines-football-success-leads-to-creative-recruiting-pitches/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/umaines-football-success-leads-to-creative-recruiting-pitches/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/AP_16245853502388.jpgTue, 11 Dec 2018 21:10:16 +0000 Saturday’s Maine college roundup: UMaine men’s basketball falls on road again https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/saturdays-maine-college-roundup-umaine-mens-basketball-falls-on-road-again/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/saturdays-maine-college-roundup-umaine-mens-basketball-falls-on-road-again/#respond Sun, 09 Dec 2018 01:15:09 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/saturdays-maine-college-roundup-umaine-mens-basketball-falls-on-road-again/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/saturdays-maine-college-roundup-umaine-mens-basketball-falls-on-road-again/feed/ 0 Sat, 08 Dec 2018 22:11:21 +0000 Women’s basketball: Maine escapes against Brown https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/womens-basketball-maine-escapes-against-brown/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/womens-basketball-maine-escapes-against-brown/#respond Sat, 08 Dec 2018 23:14:23 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/womens-basketball-maine-escapes-against-brown/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/womens-basketball-maine-escapes-against-brown/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1713726_286487-20181208-UMaine-v-3.jpgMaine's Blanca Millan gets tied up by Erika Steeves of Brown during Saturday's game at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Millan scored a career-high 36 points in Maine's 102-96 overtime win.Sat, 08 Dec 2018 18:18:21 +0000 Maine women’s basketball rallies to win https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/maine-rallies-to-win/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/maine-rallies-to-win/#respond Sat, 08 Dec 2018 22:53:27 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/maine-rallies-to-win/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/maine-rallies-to-win/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1152466_286487-20181208-UMaine-v-6.jpgMaine's Parise Rossignol (12) drives to the hoop as she is defended by Brown's Erika Steve (31) and Shayna Mehta (30) on Saturday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.Sat, 08 Dec 2018 18:19:15 +0000 Once overlooked, UMaine’s football team is now in the spotlight on national stage https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/once-overlooked-umaines-football-team-is-now-in-the-spotlight-on-national-stage/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/once-overlooked-umaines-football-team-is-now-in-the-spotlight-on-national-stage/#respond Sat, 08 Dec 2018 22:45:23 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/once-overlooked-umaines-football-team-is-now-in-the-spotlight-on-national-stage/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/08/once-overlooked-umaines-football-team-is-now-in-the-spotlight-on-national-stage/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1713614_529181-120718-ose-spt-Mai2-e1544309503677.jpgMaine quarterback Chris Ferguson directed an offense that had to work for everything against Weber State but came through with big plays, including a 67-yard touchdown pass to Earnest Edwards.Sun, 09 Dec 2018 11:19:59 +0000 Wide receivers have UMaine offense flying high https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/wide-receivers-have-umaine-offense-flying-high/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/wide-receivers-have-umaine-offense-flying-high/#respond Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:01:05 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/wide-receivers-have-umaine-offense-flying-high/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/wide-receivers-have-umaine-offense-flying-high/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1710322_20180830_umaine739.jpgORONO, ME - AUGUST 30: Maine's Earnest Edwards stretches for the goal line as he scores a touchdown against New Hampshire Thursday, August 30, 2018. (Staff photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer)Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:14:30 +0000 College hockey notes: Tucci’s first shutout a boost for Colby College men https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/college-hockey-notes-tuccis-first-shutout-a-boost-for-colby-college-men/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/college-hockey-notes-tuccis-first-shutout-a-boost-for-colby-college-men/#respond Thu, 06 Dec 2018 23:42:16 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/college-hockey-notes-tuccis-first-shutout-a-boost-for-colby-college-men/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/06/college-hockey-notes-tuccis-first-shutout-a-boost-for-colby-college-men/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1150090_380924_20181201_colby_bo_10.jpgColby College goalie Andrew Tucci prepares for the first period against Bowdoin College at Alfond Rink in Waterville on Saturday. Tucci has started every game for the Mules this season and is unbeaten in four straight outings.Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:56:31 +0000 Colby hockey posts non-conference win over Saint Anselm https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-hockey-posts-non-conference-win-over-st-anselm/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-hockey-posts-non-conference-win-over-st-anselm/#respond Wed, 05 Dec 2018 02:50:13 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-hockey-posts-non-conference-win-over-st-anselm/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-hockey-posts-non-conference-win-over-st-anselm/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1400479042000-COLBY_3700260_ver1.0.jpgColby Mules logoThu, 06 Dec 2018 18:56:37 +0000 UMaine football seniors relish playoffs after several frustrating seasons https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/umaine-football-seniors-relish-playoffs-after-several-frustrating-seasons/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/umaine-football-seniors-relish-playoffs-after-several-frustrating-seasons/#respond Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:20:51 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/umaine-football-seniors-relish-playoffs-after-several-frustrating-seasons/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/umaine-football-seniors-relish-playoffs-after-several-frustrating-seasons/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2017/08/1234737_870339_umainevunhfoot13kb.jpg Micah Wright, who is one of three members of the UMaine football team who have been suspended, led the Black Bears last season with 44 catches for 688 yards. This season he was a first-team all-Colonial Athletic Association preseason selection. Tue, 04 Dec 2018 20:25:31 +0000 Colby men’s basketball tops UMaine Farmington to continue hot start https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-continues-hot-start/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-continues-hot-start/#respond Wed, 05 Dec 2018 01:08:21 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-continues-hot-start/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/04/colby-continues-hot-start/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1147186_556795-20181204-Colby-v-U4.jpgColby's Wallace Tucker (55) looses his balance and the ball as teammate Ty Williams (0) picks up the loose ball Tuesday in Farmington.Tue, 04 Dec 2018 20:16:23 +0000 Colby hockey shows signs of life in tie against Bowdoin https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/02/colby-hockey-shows-signs-of-life-in-tie-against-bowdoin/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/02/colby-hockey-shows-signs-of-life-in-tie-against-bowdoin/#respond Sun, 02 Dec 2018 20:52:50 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/02/colby-hockey-shows-signs-of-life-in-tie-against-bowdoin/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/02/colby-hockey-shows-signs-of-life-in-tie-against-bowdoin/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1144674_380924-20181201-Colby-Bow2.jpgMembers of the Colby College hockey team celebrate Michael Morriseey's second-period goal in a 3-3 tie against rival Bowdoin College on Saturday night at Alfond Rink in Waterville,Sun, 02 Dec 2018 15:52:50 +0000 Colby and Bowdoin hockey teams skate to tie https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/colby-and-bowdoin-hockey-teams-skate-to-tie/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/colby-and-bowdoin-hockey-teams-skate-to-tie/#respond Sun, 02 Dec 2018 03:17:22 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/colby-and-bowdoin-hockey-teams-skate-to-tie/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/colby-and-bowdoin-hockey-teams-skate-to-tie/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1143922_380924-20181201-Colby-Bow8.jpgBowdoin College's Kyle Jadatz (21) checks Colby College's Justin Grillo (8) into the referee at Colby College in Waterville on Saturday.Sun, 02 Dec 2018 13:29:54 +0000 UMaine’s offense shines in 55-27 playoff rout of Jacksonville State https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/umaines-offense-shines-in-55-27-playoff-rout-of-jacksonville-state/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/umaines-offense-shines-in-55-27-playoff-rout-of-jacksonville-state/#respond Sat, 01 Dec 2018 20:49:03 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/umaines-offense-shines-in-55-27-playoff-rout-of-jacksonville-state/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/01/umaines-offense-shines-in-55-27-playoff-rout-of-jacksonville-state/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/800045-20181201_Maine334.jpgSat, 01 Dec 2018 23:16:25 +0000 Freshmen made an impact on UMaine football team’s success https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/30/freshmen-made-an-impact-on-umaine-football-teams-success/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/30/freshmen-made-an-impact-on-umaine-football-teams-success/#respond Sat, 01 Dec 2018 00:54:24 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/30/freshmen-made-an-impact-on-umaine-football-teams-success/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/30/freshmen-made-an-impact-on-umaine-football-teams-success/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/05/436979-20180504_UMaine2190-1.jpgFri, 30 Nov 2018 20:20:48 +0000 Former Cheverus player gearing up for a college soccer title https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/former-cape-elizabeth-player-gearing-up-for-a-college-soccer-title/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/former-cape-elizabeth-player-gearing-up-for-a-college-soccer-title/#respond Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00:44 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/former-cape-elizabeth-player-gearing-up-for-a-college-soccer-title/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/former-cape-elizabeth-player-gearing-up-for-a-college-soccer-title/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1697954_79378-Weatherbie2.jpgSterling Weatherbie has played right defense for Tufts for the last three years. The Jumbos have allowed just 11 goals in the last 40 games. "He has blossomed into a leader," says Tufts Coach Josh Shapiro.Thu, 29 Nov 2018 21:40:20 +0000 Black Bears turned tragedy into inspiration on their way to national playoffs https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/umaine-football-team-turned-tragedy-into-inspiration-on-way-to-playoff-berth/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/umaine-football-team-turned-tragedy-into-inspiration-on-way-to-playoff-berth/#respond Thu, 29 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1139682 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/29/umaine-football-team-turned-tragedy-into-inspiration-on-way-to-playoff-berth/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1696106_286062-UMaine2.jpgAfter inviting Darius Minor's family into the locker room following a Nov. 10 victory in Richmond, Va., the teenager's mother, Charity, hugs University of Maine head coach Joe Harasymiak after he presented her with the game ball. A freshman defensive back, Darius, 18, at top, collapsed and died during a supervised preseason workout last summer.Thu, 29 Nov 2018 09:08:47 +0000 Men’s basketball: UMaine still winless after losing to Princeton, 73-59 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/28/mens-basketball-umaine-still-winless-after-losing-to-princeton-73-59/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/28/mens-basketball-umaine-still-winless-after-losing-to-princeton-73-59/#respond Thu, 29 Nov 2018 03:14:42 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/28/mens-basketball-umaine-still-winless-after-losing-to-princeton-73-59/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/28/mens-basketball-umaine-still-winless-after-losing-to-princeton-73-59/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/254801-UMainnn-6.jpegWed, 28 Nov 2018 22:17:19 +0000 College football playoffs: Oklahoma remains ahead of Ohio St. into the fifth spot https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/college-football-playoffs-oklahoma-moves-ahead-of-ohio-st-into-the-fifth-spot/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/college-football-playoffs-oklahoma-moves-ahead-of-ohio-st-into-the-fifth-spot/#respond Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:20:28 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/college-football-playoffs-oklahoma-moves-ahead-of-ohio-st-into-the-fifth-spot/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/college-football-playoffs-oklahoma-moves-ahead-of-ohio-st-into-the-fifth-spot/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/AP18331573170473.jpgTue, 27 Nov 2018 20:23:40 +0000 Jacksonville State brings potent offense, attacking defense into playoff game against UMaine https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/jacksonville-state-brings-potent-offense-attacking-defense-into-playoff-game-against-umaine/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/jacksonville-state-brings-potent-offense-attacking-defense-into-playoff-game-against-umaine/#respond Tue, 27 Nov 2018 23:06:31 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/jacksonville-state-brings-potent-offense-attacking-defense-into-playoff-game-against-umaine/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/27/jacksonville-state-brings-potent-offense-attacking-defense-into-playoff-game-against-umaine/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1693422_57226-08252018-FB-NC-AT-17.jpgJacksonville State quarterback Zerrick Cooper, a transfer from Clemson, has thrown for 3,051 yards and 30 touchdowns this season – both school records.Tue, 27 Nov 2018 18:24:22 +0000 Colby hockey rallies by Potsdam for first win https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/24/colby-hockey-rallies-by-potsdam-for-first-win/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/24/colby-hockey-rallies-by-potsdam-for-first-win/#respond Sat, 24 Nov 2018 21:37:12 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/24/colby-hockey-rallies-by-potsdam-for-first-win/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/24/colby-hockey-rallies-by-potsdam-for-first-win/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1104786_431455-20181101-Colby-Hocke.jpgThe Colby College hockey team hit the ice for practice Thursday at Colby College in Waterville.Sat, 24 Nov 2018 16:40:56 +0000 Quinnipiac skates past UMaine hockey team https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/quinnipiac-skates-past-umaine-hockey-team/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/quinnipiac-skates-past-umaine-hockey-team/#respond Sat, 24 Nov 2018 03:13:24 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/quinnipiac-skates-past-umaine-hockey-team/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/quinnipiac-skates-past-umaine-hockey-team/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1161064_260860-UMaineLogo.jpgFri, 23 Nov 2018 22:14:57 +0000 Haskell hoping to lead Saint Anselm field hockey to new heights https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/haskell-hoping-to-lead-saint-anselm-field-hockey-to-new-heights/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/haskell-hoping-to-lead-saint-anselm-field-hockey-to-new-heights/#respond Sat, 24 Nov 2018 00:49:08 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/haskell-hoping-to-lead-saint-anselm-field-hockey-to-new-heights/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/23/haskell-hoping-to-lead-saint-anselm-field-hockey-to-new-heights/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1133714_633721-Haskell.jpgBrooke HaskellFri, 23 Nov 2018 19:53:02 +0000 College hockey notes: Colby looks to eliminate penalties this weekend https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/22/college-hockey-notes-colby-looks-to-eliminate-penalties-this-weekend/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/22/college-hockey-notes-colby-looks-to-eliminate-penalties-this-weekend/#respond Thu, 22 Nov 2018 21:02:58 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/22/college-hockey-notes-colby-looks-to-eliminate-penalties-this-weekend/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/22/college-hockey-notes-colby-looks-to-eliminate-penalties-this-weekend/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1132438_344181-20181116-Colby-Mid3.jpgColby's Robert Cerepak (20) checks Middlebury's Michael Fahie in to the boards during a November 16 game at Alfond Rink in Waterville.Thu, 22 Nov 2018 16:33:51 +0000 Colby women’s basketball cruises past Thomas https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-womens-basketball-cruises-past-thomas/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-womens-basketball-cruises-past-thomas/#respond Wed, 21 Nov 2018 02:08:41 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-womens-basketball-cruises-past-thomas/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-womens-basketball-cruises-past-thomas/feed/ 0 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Seamans The Colby College bench celebrates a three-pointer against Thomas College in the first period at Thomas College in Waterville on Tuesday.Tue, 20 Nov 2018 21:11:05 +0000 Women’s basketball: Bowdoin’s off to another grand start https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/womens-basketball-bowdoins-off-to-another-grand-start/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/womens-basketball-bowdoins-off-to-another-grand-start/#respond Wed, 21 Nov 2018 02:00:56 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/womens-basketball-bowdoins-off-to-another-grand-start/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/womens-basketball-bowdoins-off-to-another-grand-start/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1684102_920990-20181120_UNE_BOWD4.jpgBowdoin's Maddie Hasson of South Portland tries to put up a shot in a crowd of UNE defenders in Tuesday night's game at Biddeford. Hasson had 15 points in the Polar Bears' 106-55 win.Tue, 20 Nov 2018 21:04:29 +0000 Colby men’s basketball downs rival Thomas https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-mens-basketball-downs-rival-thomas/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-mens-basketball-downs-rival-thomas/#respond Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:20:43 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-mens-basketball-downs-rival-thomas/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/colby-mens-basketball-downs-rival-thomas/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1130706_3573-20181120-Colby-v-Thoma.jpgColby College's Steven Daley (14) dives for the loose ball and looks to pass to teammate Sam Jefferson (20) as Thomas College's Jett Boyer (4) defends at Thomas College in Waterville on Tuesday.Tue, 20 Nov 2018 20:06:20 +0000 UMaine’s Harasymiak named CAA’s top coach, 4 players earn first-team honors https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/umaines-harasymiak-named-caas-top-coach-4-players-earn-first-team-honors/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/umaines-harasymiak-named-caas-top-coach-4-players-earn-first-team-honors/#respond Tue, 20 Nov 2018 18:34:51 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/umaines-harasymiak-named-caas-top-coach-4-players-earn-first-team-honors/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/20/umaines-harasymiak-named-caas-top-coach-4-players-earn-first-team-honors/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1682714_511787_umainefb_15kb.jpgUMaine football coach Joe Harasymiak was named the Colonial Athletic Association's Coach of the Year on Tuesday. (Kevin Bennett Photo)Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:39:56 +0000 Future remains bright for Messalonskee grad Nick Mayo https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/future-remains-bright-for-messalonskee-grad-nick-mayo/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/future-remains-bright-for-messalonskee-grad-nick-mayo/#respond Sun, 18 Nov 2018 22:18:21 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/future-remains-bright-for-messalonskee-grad-nick-mayo/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/future-remains-bright-for-messalonskee-grad-nick-mayo/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1127950_310424_marsh.jpgEastern Kentucky forward Nick Mayo, a Messalosnkee graduate, goes up for a shot during a 2017 game against Marshall.Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:42:52 +0000 UMaine football gets 1st-round bye in NCAA playoffs https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/umaine-football-gets-first-round-bye-in-ncaa-playoffs/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/umaine-football-gets-first-round-bye-in-ncaa-playoffs/#respond Sun, 18 Nov 2018 18:05:17 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/umaine-football-gets-first-round-bye-in-ncaa-playoffs/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/18/umaine-football-gets-first-round-bye-in-ncaa-playoffs/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1679678_86355-20181118_UMAINE0125.jpgDrew Belcher reacts as the University of Maine football team finds out they get the 7th seed in the FCS playoffs during a watch party at Sea Dog Brewery Company in Bangor on Sunday.Sun, 18 Nov 2018 19:23:10 +0000 Maine football notebook: Earnest Edwards has a memorable day https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/maine-football-notebook-earnest-edwards-has-a-memorable-day/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/maine-football-notebook-earnest-edwards-has-a-memorable-day/#respond Sat, 17 Nov 2018 23:28:30 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/maine-football-notebook-earnest-edwards-has-a-memorable-day/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/maine-football-notebook-earnest-edwards-has-a-memorable-day/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1678922_721005_20170909_football146.jpgTwo kickoff returns for touchdownsSat, 17 Nov 2018 18:35:04 +0000 Colby College hockey falters against Williams https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/colby-college-hockey-falters-against-williams/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/colby-college-hockey-falters-against-williams/#respond Sat, 17 Nov 2018 22:59:35 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/colby-college-hockey-falters-against-williams/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/colby-college-hockey-falters-against-williams/feed/ 0 Sat, 17 Nov 2018 21:01:34 +0000 Football: Nokomis makes history, wins Class C state championship https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/football-nokomis-makes-history-wins-class-c-title/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/football-nokomis-makes-history-wins-class-c-title/#respond Sat, 17 Nov 2018 22:32:32 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/football-nokomis-makes-history-wins-class-c-title/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/football-nokomis-makes-history-wins-class-c-title/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1126994_703334-20181117-Nokomis-v-F.jpgJohn Tucker, left, and Phenyx Hatch run off the field with the trophy after the Nokomis football team beat Fryeburg 13-12 for the Class C state championship Saturday at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland.Sat, 17 Nov 2018 19:42:05 +0000 Champions: UMaine wins unlikely CAA football title with 27-26 victory over Elon https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/umaine-holds-on-to-win-caa-football-title-27-26-over-elon/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/umaine-holds-on-to-win-caa-football-title-27-26-over-elon/#respond Sat, 17 Nov 2018 20:34:19 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/17/umaine-holds-on-to-win-caa-football-title-27-26-over-elon/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/17/umaine-holds-on-to-win-caa-football-title-27-26-over-elon/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1678342_762877-20181117_UMaine1077-1.jpgUniversity of Maine players celebrate with the Colonial Athletic Association trophy after their 27-26 victory over Elon in Orono on Saturday. (Staff photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer)Sat, 17 Nov 2018 18:22:19 +0000 Colby hockey falls to Middlebury in season opener https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/16/colby-hockey-falls-to-middlebury-in-season-opener/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/16/colby-hockey-falls-to-middlebury-in-season-opener/#respond Sat, 17 Nov 2018 02:59:27 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/16/colby-hockey-falls-to-middlebury-in-season-opener/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/16/colby-hockey-falls-to-middlebury-in-season-opener/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1126378_344181-20181116-Colby-Mid4.jpgWATERVILLE, ME – NOVEMBER 16, 2018 Colby College’s Brendan Murphy (12) ends up in the goal on top of Middlebury College goalie Brian Ketchabaw (30) at Alfond Rink at Colby College in Waterville on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (Staff Photo by Michael G. Seamans/Staff Photographer) Fri, 16 Nov 2018 22:12:36 +0000 Thursday’s college roundup: Player apologizes for dirty hit https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/thursdays-college-roundup-player-apologizes-for-dirty-hit/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/thursdays-college-roundup-player-apologizes-for-dirty-hit/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 02:47:06 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2018/11/15/thursdays-college-roundup-player-apologizes-for-dirty-hit/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/thursdays-college-roundup-player-apologizes-for-dirty-hit/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/cheapshot.pngThu, 15 Nov 2018 21:53:26 +0000 Women’s basketball: Maine pushes Duke, but comes short in the end https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/womens-basketball-maine-falls-just-short-of-duke/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/womens-basketball-maine-falls-just-short-of-duke/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 02:43:31 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/womens-basketball-maine-falls-just-short-of-duke/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/womens-basketball-maine-falls-just-short-of-duke/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1124882_319902-20181115-UMaine-vs-D.jpgMaine's Tanesha Sutton (23) battles for the rebound with Duke's Onome Akinbode-James (24) as Duke's Haley Gorecki (2) looks on Thursday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:31:16 +0000 ‘Violent’ defense has been key to UMaine football’s success this fall https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/violent-defense-has-been-key-to-umaine-footballs-success-this-fall/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/violent-defense-has-been-key-to-umaine-footballs-success-this-fall/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:22:32 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/violent-defense-has-been-key-to-umaine-footballs-success-this-fall/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/violent-defense-has-been-key-to-umaine-footballs-success-this-fall/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/20180830_umaine334.jpgThu, 15 Nov 2018 19:46:11 +0000 After two years of promise, UMF men’s basketball team knows time to win is now https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/after-two-years-of-promise-umf-mens-basketball-team-knows-time-to-win-is-now/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/after-two-years-of-promise-umf-mens-basketball-team-knows-time-to-win-is-now/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 23:53:16 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/after-two-years-of-promise-umf-mens-basketball-team-knows-time-to-win-is-now/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/after-two-years-of-promise-umf-mens-basketball-team-knows-time-to-win-is-now/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1124666_895809_20180113_umf_thomas_.jpgUniversity of Maine at Farmington's Issac Witham (11) draws a foul from Thomas' Justin Butler during a game last season in Waterville.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:01:14 +0000 Colby College hockey team ready to begin defense of league title https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/colby-college-hockey-team-ready-to-begin-defense-of-league-title/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/colby-college-hockey-team-ready-to-begin-defense-of-league-title/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 22:44:34 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/colby-college-hockey-team-ready-to-begin-defense-of-league-title/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/15/colby-college-hockey-team-ready-to-begin-defense-of-league-title/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/03/817037_620261-Mules1.jpgYoung fans try to high-five Colby hockey players, including Mark Leprine (3) and Griffin Fadden (front) during an intermission of an NCAA Division III quarterfinal against SUNY Geneseo last Saturday in Geneseo.Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:05:19 +0000 Andrew Tucci back between pipes for Colby College hockey team https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/andrew-tucci-back-between-pipes-for-colby-college-hockey-team/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/andrew-tucci-back-between-pipes-for-colby-college-hockey-team/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 23:47:16 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/andrew-tucci-back-between-pipes-for-colby-college-hockey-team/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/andrew-tucci-back-between-pipes-for-colby-college-hockey-team/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1123154_560206_20171125_umass_col_3.jpgColby College goalie Andrew Tucci (1) makes a save against UMass Boston's Zach Bross (18) during a game last season at Alfond Rink in Waterville.Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:16:47 +0000 UMaine QB Ferguson practices, expected to play Saturday vs. Elon https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/umaine-qb-ferguson-practices-expected-to-play-saturday-vs-elon/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/umaine-qb-ferguson-practices-expected-to-play-saturday-vs-elon/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:06:18 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/umaine-qb-ferguson-practices-expected-to-play-saturday-vs-elon/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/14/umaine-qb-ferguson-practices-expected-to-play-saturday-vs-elon/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1672510_20180830_umaine499.jpgUMaine's Chris Ferguson, shown rushing for a first down against New Hampshire in the season opener, says his latest injury is "not as serious" as the one that caused him to miss nearly three full games earlier this fall. (Staff photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer)Wed, 14 Nov 2018 22:57:35 +0000 Trio of Florida high school teammates helping to lead way for Thomas men’s basketball https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/13/trio-of-florida-high-school-teammates-helping-to-lead-way-for-thomas-mens-basketball/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/13/trio-of-florida-high-school-teammates-helping-to-lead-way-for-thomas-mens-basketball/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:47:48 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/13/trio-of-florida-high-school-teammates-helping-to-lead-way-for-thomas-mens-basketball/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/11/13/trio-of-florida-high-school-teammates-helping-to-lead-way-for-thomas-mens-basketball/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1121370_895809_20180113_umf_thoma_9.jpgThomas College's Justin Butler, left, strips the ball from University of Maine at Farmington's Isaac Witham (11) during a game last season at Thomas College in Waterville.Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:54:13 +0000