Stories about Rangeley

Western D softball: Young Bobcats still have the edge

Local players to watch: Hannah Gallant, Sr. 1b, Buckfield, Alannah Knox, Sr OF, Buckfield, Arrabine Dunn, Sr. 3b, Buckfield; Taylor Esty, Jr. P, Rangeley, Tori Letarte, Sr SS, Rangeley, Blayke Morin, Soph. C, Rangeley. Favorites: Richmond graduated nine se...

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H.S. Roundup: Lisbon baseball rallies past Winthrop

LISBON — Kyle Bourget struck out 12 and scattered six hits as Lisbon defeated Winthrop 6-3 in MVC baseball action Tuesday. Joe Philbrick had three hits for Lisbon (6-2) The Greyhounds rallied from a 3-0 deficit in the third, plating all six runs in the bottom of the same innin...

H.S. softball: Buckfield edges Rangeley

BUCKFIELD — Sometimes softball pitchers not only rely on a tireless arm but also nerves of steel. There were moments Tuesday that Buckfield pitcher Amber Arsenault needed to settle her stress level a little bit. When she did, the junior hurler was at her best. Despite facing a couple...

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Western Class D softball: Lakers, Bucks looking to move up

Buckfield and Rangeley should be in contention in Western D once again. Both the Bucks and Lakers lost in the semifinals last spring. Buckfield was the fourth seed after going 6-10. The Bucks expect to improve on that with eight seniors returning. The Bucks are led by Kelly Charity, McKayl...

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Rangeley softball preview

Coach: Ashley Quimby (fourth year) Last year’s record: 7-7, lost in Western D semifinal Returning letter-winners: Senior — Tori Letarte SS; Juniors — Taylor Esty P, Seve Deery-Deraps OF/3B, Valerie Roy-Lessard OF; ...

West D final: Coro, Forest Hills stun Rangeley

AUGUSTA — For a fleeting moment, Kori Coro heard nothing. The Forest Hills senior guard was alone with her thoughts, watching the biggest shot of her life homing in on the basket. "Everything went silent," Coro said. "I couldn't hear anything. I couldn't think. I was just hopi...

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Girls' basketball: Conference rivals vie for regional titles

AUGUSTA — There won’t be a need for introductions Saturday when the two girls’ basketball regional finals take place at the Augusta Civic Center. Both games feature conference rivals who know each other well. In the Western D game at 1:05 p.m., the top-ranked and u...

H.S. girls' basketball: Rangeley responds in semifinal win

AUGUSTA — With Searsport making a fourth-quarter run, Rangeley watched its top scorer Taylor Esty tumble with an apparent knee injury. It was one of those moments that displays what a team is made of, and in an instant, the Western D semifinal was going to be determined by how the La...

Class D West Girls' Quarterfinal: Lakers score 32 straight points, clobber Cavaliers

AUGUSTA — Fourteen other schools play Class D West girls' basketball, but Valley is the one least likely to inspire overconfidence in Rangeley. The Lakers and the Cavaliers see each other twice every winter. Usually three times, if you count the regional tournament. No potential oppo...

H.S. girls' basketball: Tourney picks

Each year the basketball tournament is filled with glorious moments that last a lifetime. There is also disappointment that lingers. Some teams end their season with a stinging defeat. Teams like Edward Little, Spruce Mountain and Rangeley all ended the season last year with losses ...