Stories about Poland

H.S. girls' basketball: Knights nab Susi for girls' job

Last summer, Michael Susi took a coaching job, moved, and had to learn the ropes of a new program, community and conference. This summer, he's doing it again. The former Katahdin boys' basketball coach has been hired to coach the girls' hoops program at Poland. After taking a...

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High school baseball: Russell puts a cork in Poland

CUMBERLAND — Winning pitcher Connor Russell made his rounds without any fanfare and demonstrated his aplomb for seven strong innings. He baffled Poland, and while the Knights suffered at the plate, Greely's offense gave their pitcher a head start, scoring three quick runs in the firs...

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H.S. softball: Knights make quick work of Hornets

Kelsey DeBurra, right, of Poland Regional High School celebrates after batting in two runs and scoring on an error during a five-run sixth inning against Leavitt in Turner on Tuesday. Poland won 11-2. 

Western Class B: All roads lead through Cape Elizabeth

Local players to watch: Annie Castonguay, Sr. 1b, Leavitt (.451, 19 RBI), Emily Perkins, Sr. OF (.439, 15 RBI), Livie Gilbert, Jr. C, Leavitt (.391, 7 RBI), Kaitlyn Deblois, Soph DP/1b, Leavitt (.521, 15 RBI), Abbie Robertson, Fr P (8-5, 25 earned runs, 2.13 ERA, 48 strikeouts, n...

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H.S. Baseball: Yachtsmen get defensive, edge Knights

Poland third baseman Shawn Murphy dives for the ball during Tuesday afternoon's game against Falmouth. Murphy managed to knock the ball, limiting the Falmouth batter to a single.

H.S. Baseball: For the moment, Bridgham and Simard form heart of Knights

Poland sluggers Kaleb Bridgham, right, and Jacob Simard are consistently big hitters in the middle of the lineup who have helped get the Knights to the top of Western B high school baseball.

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H.S. Softball: Poland runs over OOB

OLD ORCHARD BEACH — Amber Demers hurled five innings of two-hit softball Thursday as Poland shut down Old Orchard Beach, 20-2, in a WMC matchup. Demers had eight strikeouts and five walks en route to the win. Sarah Walton led the Knights (6-5) with a home run, a single and three RBIs...

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H.S. Baseball: Johnson, Knights gut one out over Rangers

POLAND — Matt Rabasco's speed and aggressiveness got him ¾ of the way around the basepaths in the fifth inning of Poland's Western Maine Conference clash with fellow unbeaten Greely on Friday. Upon reaching third base, the Knights' senior left fielder wasn't too thrilled to le...

High School Notebook: Knights' perfect start about to be tested

The Poland softball team will get tested early with two key matchups this week. The Knights play at Fryeburg Monday and then host Gray-New Gloucester Wednesday. The Raiders were in the regional final two years ago and lost to Greely last year in the semifinals. The Patriots reached the reg...

H.S. softball: Theriault's season to remember

Lindsay Theriault is the only senior on the Poland Regional High School softball team. She also plays basketball and soccer.