Stories about Winthrop


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...

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Winthrop Baseball Preview

Coach: Marc Fortin (19th year)

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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.

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Winthrop softball preview

Coach: Bob Ouellette (second year) Last year’s record: 10-7, lost in Western  C semifinals. Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Alyssa Arsenault, Randi Dennett, Krissy Doughty, Ab...

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Winthrop girls' tennis preview

Coach: Jess Merrill (first season) Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Emmah Spahr, Jess Ames; Junior — Haley Choate; Sophomores — Celeste Hannum, Ellie Choate. Key newcomers: Freshmen — Sarah Spahr, Megan Ch...

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Winthrop boys' tennis preview

Coach: Alex Shehata (2nd year) Last year's record: 7-6 Returning letter-winners: Senior — Alex Chamberland; Junior — Kevin Chamberland, Nick Schlosser. Key losses: Declan Chu, Aaron St. Pierr...


Winthrop girls' track and field preview

Coach: Ed Van Tassel (eighth year) Last year's results: Fifth in MVC, 15th in Class C Returning letter-winners: Seniors — Joy Cognata (middle distance), Molly Kieltyka (distance), Micaela Hajduk (distance), Rachel Ingram (jump...


Winthrop boys' track and field preview

Coach: Ed Van Tassel (eighth year) Last year's results: Seventh in MVC, 22nd in Class C Returning letter-winners: Senior — Ethan Squires (sprints), Juniors — Zach Phinney (sprints), Otis Vance (sprints, pole vault, jumps...


Class C Alpine Skiing Championships: Mountain Valley girls take state title

Mountain Valley's Sarah Klein flies down the course on her way to a second place finish during Friday's Class C State Championship slalom race at Sunday River.

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Western C quarterfinals: Wilbur's three-party leads Maranacook past Winthrop

AUGUSTA — Taylor Wilbur spent Monday morning virtually alone in the Maranacook Community High School gymnasium working on his shooting for the Black Bears' Western Class C quarterfinal against Winthrop that night. The senior guard found his stroke in his home gym, knocking down 12 or...