Stories about Dirigo

12:00am Sun Journal

Western Class C softball: Rebels rising, Falcons lurking

Dirigo has reached the regional final in each of the past two seasons. The Cougars won the regional crown in 2012 and lost to Madison last year. The Cougars lost some significant talent from last year’s club, but still return enough experience to keep them in the playoff hunt.

12:00am Sun Journal

Dirigo softball preview

Coach: Sara Thurston (third season) Last year’s record: 13-6, lost in Western C final Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Bryce Parent, Britney Ellis, Destiny Newton; Juniors — Ellen Wainwright, Megan Bradbury, Kel...


Western C Preview: Mustangs, Ramblers, Saints among threats to Cougar three-peat

Winning three consecutive regional titles, while no cinch, has been far from impossible in Class C this century. Three teams — St. Dom's, Calais and George Stevens Academy — have all turned the trick within the last dozen years. Winning three state titles in a row is a differen...


Dirigo Baseball Preview

Coach: Ryan Palmer (fourth year) Last year's record: 18-2, Class C state champions Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Jack Brown (1B), Brian Volkernick (Util); Juniors — Tyler Frost (C), Kaine Hutchins  (P/INF), Mi...

11:22pm Sun Journal

H.S. Baseball: Dirigo's Frost has already caught on

Dirigo catcher Tyler Frost is the heart and soul of a team trying to become the first to win three Class C state championships in a row this year.

12:00am Sun Journal

Dirigo girls' tennis preview

Coach: Kathy Crutchfield (first year) Last year's record: 9-3 Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Grace Hebert, Lindsy Crutchfield, Ciara Keene, Christina Tubbs. Key losses: Addy Fuller, Ryanne Dailey, ...


Dirigo boys' tennis preview

Coach: Bruce Thompson Last year's record: 5-7 Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Jeremy Grignon, Trevor Statham, Jesse Hutchinson, Aighdan Weishar, Isiah Brown; Junior — Yosapat Chanarune; Sophomores — Griffin Smi...


Dirigo boys' track and field preview

Coach: Gunnar Bradbury Last year's results: 13th in MVC Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Patrick Larsen (sprints), Seth Tachney (distance), Jason Baldinelli (sprints, throws), Ethan Cantin (middle distance), Sawyer Smith (m...


Dirigo girls' track and field preview

Coach: Gunnar Bradbury Last year's results: Third in MVC, 17th in Class C Returning letter-winners: Senior — Krystal Blood (distance); Juniors — Megan Morrison (middle distance), Jessica Conant (middle distance, throws),...


H.S. girls' basketball: Dirigo seeks new girls' hoop coach

The girls' basketball coaching job at Dirigo has joined the list of vacancies in the Mountain Valley Conference this offseason. Reggie Weston, the Cougars' coach the previous seven seasons, has been told he won't be brought back next season and the position is currently vacant and open to ... 1