Stories about Lewiston

12:00am Sun Journal

Lewiston girls' tennis preview

Coach: Anita Murphy (36th season) Last year's record: 5-8 Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Kenzie Labadie, Jenessa Talarico; Juniors — Claudia Dionne, Kyleigh Letourneau; Sophomore — Maddison Roy.

12:00am Sun Journal

Lewiston boys' tennis preview

Coach: Tom LeBlond (3rd year) Last year's record: 5-7 (Lost in the Eastern Maine Class A quarterfinals). Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Evan Gosselin, Ramzi Adil, Kater Carney;  Sophomore—Eric Hall.


Lewiston boys' track and field preview

Coach: TJ Niles (third year) Last year's results: Third in KVAC and Class A state meet. Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Mohamed Mohamed (distance), Farhan Abdillahi (distance), Kwebena Akuffo-Anoff (sprints), Abd...


Lewiston girls' track and field preview

Coach: Dani Paul (first year) Last year's results: Eighth in KVAC. Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Olivia Norton (400), Faith Shaw (distance), Taylor True (distance); Juniors — Farhiyo Abdi (distance), Courtney Allen...

11:04pm Sun Journal

Pirates to induct Lewiston native Tom Caron into Hall of Fame

Tom Caron made waves in the Maine media community in 1993 when he left his job at WGME 13 to become the radio voice of the new American Hockey League franchise in its first season in Portland. Twenty-one seasons later, now a household name across New England as a member of the NESN broadca...

12:00am Sun Journal

Daughter like mom, dad and brother

NEWMARKET, N.H. — Wendy Poutre has some catching up to do. The new girls tennis coach at Portsmouth High School doesn’t just come from a tennis family. She comes from a winning tennis family. When high school teams begin practicing in Maine next Monday, her mother, Anita...

12:00am Sun Journal

Pitchers, catchers come out of the cold for first day of practice

LEWISTON — It was 25 degrees, with a wind chill hovering around Groundhog Day, when Lewiston's pitchers and catchers reported back to the high school early Monday night for the opening of the spring sports season. Baseball teams across the state were allowed to bring in eight pitcher...

10:24pm Sun Journal

D3 Hockey Championship Game: Green Knights, we dub thee champions, again

LEWISTON — Top-ranked defense. Most outstanding player (and goaltender). Noses for the net up and down the bench. Frozen Four experience by the bushel. It all adds up, unequivocally, to the best hockey team in NCAA Division III. Smothering and self-assured Saint Norbert Colleg...


Lewiston cheerleading wins third consecutive New England title

It’s almost impossible to come out of nowhere to win your third consecutive New England championship, but that’s what Lewiston High School cheerleading did Saturday morning in Lawrence, Mass. Relegated to fourth in February’s Class A state meet, Lewiston put together all ... 1


D3 Hockey: Teams ready for puck to drop in NCAA semifinals

LEWISTON — SUNY-Geneseo coach Chris Schultz knows what he and his team are getting into Friday. The Knights play in the first of two NCAA Division III ice hockey semifinals at 4 p.m. at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee against one of the top programs in the country, the Green Knights of...