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    Spotlight

    H.S. football: Calder, Leavitt jet past York

    Leavitt's Mark Herman charges down the field, escaping York's Nat Grader and Riley Lynn, during Saturday night's football game in Turner. (Andree Kehn/Sun Journal)TURNER — Leavitt junior Damion Calder had a first quarter many...

    High School Football

    Looking Back: Born to play football, Lewiston’s Turcotte gained other priorities

    LEWISTON — Mason Giroux gained a new appreciation for having Jared Turcotte as a teammate, the hard way, during the summer before Turcotte's senior...

    About this series

    Ever wonder what happened to so-and-so? You know, that athlete who was the talk of the tri-county region? Well, we got to thinking, maybe we should catch up with some of them. So we have. Every two weeks for the rest of the year, Sun Journal Sports will connect you, our readers, with a memorable athlete from past years whose name may be familiar, but their story may not.
    If you have any ideas for future “Looking Back” feature stories, send them to [email protected]

    Local Sports

    Auto Racing

    Around the Track: Harrison in title form at Wiscasset

    DURHAM — Another second-generation racer from central Maine is enjoying a stellar season going in circles down on the midcoast. For 22-year-old Durham native Michael Harrison,...

    Junior Hockey

    Twin City Thunder

    Junior hockey: Lewiston trio leads the Nordiques past Skylands

    The trio of Lewiston natives had a big hand in the L/A Nordiques' 8-1 victory over the Skylands Kings in NA3HL action Friday night...

    Junior hockey: L/A runs over Skylands for second consecutive game

    DOVER, N.J. — The L/A Nordiques had nine goals scored by eight different players in a 9-1 victory over the Skylands Kings on Saturday. Sam...

    Columnists

    College Sports

    Bobcats

    College roundup: Vazzano throws 5 TDs, Trinity humbles Bates

    HARTFORD, Conn. — The Bates College football team found out the hard way that Trinity will once again be a contender in the NESCAC...

    Local roundup: Gosselin's goal gives Lisbon field hockey overtime win over...

    JAY — Peyton Gosselin scored the only goal with 11:32 remaining into the first half as Lisbon defeated Spruce Mountain 1-0 in an MVC...

    Black Bears

    The Hot Corner: Black Bears football team making Maine proud

    Saturday was a fun night to be a Maine-born football fan in Kentucky. Western Kentucky University played the game that's familiar to Football Bowl Subdivision...

    UMaine football overcomes 21-point deficit, beats Western Kentucky

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — The University of Maine football team bounced team bounced back from a three-touchdown deficit to defeat Western Kentucky 31-28 on...

    Mustangs

    College roundup: CMCC soccer teams sweep Unity

    AUBURN — Central Maine Community College scored a goal in the first and second halves to scrape by Unity College 2-1 in women's soccer...

    Local Roundup: Nordiques get hot in second period, burn Islanders

    FALMOUTH — The L/A Nordiques exploded for five goals in the second period to pull away from the Cape Cod Islanders, 6-0, in NA3HL...

    Beavers

    College roundup: CMCC soccer teams sweep Unity

    AUBURN — Central Maine Community College scored a goal in the first and second halves to scrape by Unity College 2-1 in women's soccer...

    Men's soccer: UMF has final say against Unity

    Unity College Zachary Huber (18) kicks the ball while the University of Maine at Farmington's Tristan Price (11) turns his head during a soccer...
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