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12:00am Sun Journal

Monmouth Academy girls' tennis preview

Coach: Lucas Turner (First year) Last year's record: 5-7 (lost in the preliminary round) Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Maegan Currie, Emily Lombardo, Erin Dyke, Brielle Embrey, Kirsten Greenwald. Key losse...

12:00am Sun Journal

Monmouth boys' tennis preview

Coach: Dania Frost (3rd year) Last year's record: 9-3 (Lost in the Western Maine Class C quarterfinals.) Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Robert Vickerson, Joe Menice; Juniors — Kasey Smith, Ben Bolstridge, Mason Clem...


Monmouth boys' track and field preview

Coaches: Tom Menendez (ninth year) and Norm Thombs (eighth year) Last year's results: Sixth in MVC, 14th in Class C Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Ben Bailey (400, 800), Stewart Buzzell (distance), Marcques Houston (400, ...


Monmouth girls' track and field preview

Coaches: Tom Menendez (ninth year) and Norm Thombs (eighth year) Last year's results: Seventh in MVC, 25th in Class C Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Becca Fernandez (jumps, middle distance), Tiffany Pease (hurdles); Junio...


Class C Nordic Championships: Monmouth's Thombs wins freestyle; Merriconeag sweeps

RUMFORD — A dramatic change in conditions from Wednesday's classical to Thursday's 5K freestyle didn't faze Monmouth Academy's Dylan Thombs. "I like skiing in the warm," said Thombs, a senior. "My (fall) cross country coach, Tom Menendez, he always tells us don't even think about the...


Class C Nordic Skiing: Merriconeag holds huge lead after classical

Merriconeag-Waldorf School of New Gloucester is well on its way to successfully defending its boys' and girls' Class C Nordic titles after Wednesday's opening day of the state championship meet at Black Mountain of Maine in Rumford. In both halves of the 5-kilometer classical event, Merric...

6:00pm Sun Journal

Western C quarterfinals: Nyirikamba, Flyers too much for Mustangs

AUGUSTA — Serge Nyirikamba's fourth foul was just the break Monmouth was looking for late in Monday's Western Class C quarterfinal. Relegated to the bench with five minutes left, Waynflete's 6-foot-3 senior forward wouldn't be able to perform his low-post surgery for a while, or inti...

9:05pm Sun Journal

Western Class C Boys' Preview: Cougars back in familiar spot

Players to watch Dirigo — Kaine Hutchins (Jr. F), Dylan Kidder (Sr. F), Riley Robinson (So. F); Waynflete — Milo Belleau (So. G), Serge Nyirikamba (Sr. F); Winthrop — Jacob Hickey (Fr. G), Taylor Morang (Jr. G); Maranacook — Cam Brochu (Jr. F), Tayl...


H.S. boys' basketball: Monmouth rallies past Madison

MONMOUTH — Coming out of the timeout, Monmouth's Brandon Goff just paced. He lingered around the foul line waiting for his opportunity. He'd already hit one of the biggest free throws of his life to tie the game. Now, he had to sink another. "I was just thinking I've got to ge...

10:40pm Sun Journal

Western C Prelim: Cougars survive and advance

Monmouth's Sidney Wilson gets her hand on a ball being passed by Lindsay Crutchfield during the first half of their game Tuesday in Dixfield. Crutchfield was able to get the ball to her teammate and the Cougars went on to win 48-42.