Spruce Mountain Phoenix

Fort Kent rallies, Cape Elizabeth dominates at Class B Alpine skiing

MARS HILL — There was a comeback on the hill Tuesday in the firls' Class B Alpins skiing championships, but this year, it wasn't...

B South girls’ quarterfinal: Gray-NG passes Spruce Mountain test, reaches semis

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97FEUa75FBU&w=560&h=315]   Gray New-Gloucester's Bri Jordan, center, leaps for a rebound during the first half of Tuesday's tournament game at the Portland Expo. (Russ Dillingham/Sun...

Spruce Mountain trails Yarmouth in girls' alpine skiing; Cape leads boys' race

MARS HILL — If the Spruce Mountain girls’ Alpine ski team is going to repeat its state championship feat of a year ago, it’s...

B South boys' quarterfinal: Gray-NG stuns, overpowers Spruce Mountain

Spruce Mountain's Brett Frey shoots at the basket past Gray-New Gloucester's Ryan Lachance during Saturday's 2018 Maine State basketball tournament at the Portland Expo.(Andree...

B South boys' basketball playoff preview: Region is wide open

  Players to watch: Sr. F Cam Cousins, Wells; Jr. G Matt Sherburne, Wells; Sr. G Finn Bowe, Cape Elizabeth; Jr. C Andrew Hartel, Cape...

Class B South girls' basketball capsule preview: Gray-NG has company at the top

Players to watch: Jr. G Bri Jordan, Gray-New Gloucester; So. P Jordan Grant, Gray-New Gloucester; Sr. G Nathalie Theriault, Poland; Sr. F Jessica Seeley,...

Girls' basketball: Spruce Mountain shelves Sacopee Valley in C South prelim

Spruce Mountain's Calley Baker (32) looks to pass the ball as teammate Emily White (11) looks on during a Class B South preliminary game...

WATCH OR LISTEN: Preview of MPA boys' basketball tournament

Watch as Sun Journal, Kennebec Journal and Morning Sentinel reporters analyze the upcoming MPA boys’ basketball tournament. Or listen to it below. Winthrop High School's...

Boys' basketball: Tournament returns to Edward Little HS

Ibn Khalid of Edward Little High School shoots over Trey Ballew of Portland High School during a game last month in Auburn. (Daryn Slover/Sun...

Girls' basketball: Oxford Hills, Gray-NG carry top seeds into postseason

Poland Regional High School's Sarah Moody, center, gets her hand tangled with Gray-New Gloucester's Jordan Grant as Grant goes up for a layup during...

Cheering: Central edges Lisbon for Class C crown; Hermon rules in Class B

Spruce Mountain High School competes in the 2018 Maine Principals' Association State Cheerleading Championsips in Bangor on Saturday morning. (Andree Kehn/ Sun Journal)Spruce Mountain...

H.S. roundup: Mt. Blue’s Charles wins another KVAC Nordic title

 FARMINGTON — Mt. Blue’s Meghan Charles earned a KVAC Nordic skiing championship for the second consecutive day at Titcomb Mountain on Friday. Charles followed up...

Boys' Basketball: Strong start, finish gives Winthrop season sweep over Spruce Mountain

Winthrop High School's Cam Wood is surrounded by Spruce Mountain High School defenders during a basketball game on Monday in Winthrop. (Andy Molloy/Kennebec Journal...

Boys' basketball: Spruce Mountain, Shaw stave off Oak Hill

Spruce Mountain's Andrew Shaw pushes past Oak Hill's Darryn Bailey during Thursday night's basketball game at Oak Hill. (Andree Kehn/Sun Journal)WALES — Junior forward...

Girls’ basketball: Spruce Mountain takes off in third quarter, tops Lisbon

JAY — Spruce Mountain’s offense went from anemic to frenetic in the third quarter of a girls’ basketball game Monday night. The Phoenix’s halftime discussion...

H.S. roundup: Lutrzykowski scores 100th in Saints' win

AUBURN — Avery Lutrzykowski's third goal of the game was a memorable one, the 100th goal of her high school career, in St. Dom's...

Cheering: Medomak Valley repeats at B South regionals; Gray-New Gloucester gets redemption as runer-up

Gray-New Gloucester celebrates coming second in Class B South regional cheering championships on Saturday at Augusta Civic Center. (Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal)AUGUSTA — It didn't...

Boys' basketball: Short-handed Ramblers rebound for big win over Phoenix

Andrew Shaw of Spruce Mountain High School gets a piece of Cam Wood of Winthrop while trying to block Shaw's shot during the first...

Local roundup: Lewiston girls clutch in win over Bangor

BANGOR — Senior forward Victoria Harris registered nine points and 10 rebounds as Lewiston edged Bangor 36-34 in girls' basketball action Thursday evening. The contest...

PHOTOS — Alpine skiing: Edward Little boys, Spruce Mountain girls shine at Titcomb

Mt. Blue's Ellie Pelletier cuts toward a gate in a slalom race at Titcomb Mountain in Farmington on Wednesday afternoon. Pelletier finished second with...

Boys' basketball: Spruce Mountain steers clear of Oak Hill

JAY — Leaving the perimeter open to the Spruce Mountain Phoenix is a real no-no. The Phoenix (9-2) let a bunch of 3-pointers fall like...

Girls’ basketball: Strong start propels Raiders past Phoenix

Oak Hill's Sara Moring faces down Spruce Mountain's Jaycee Cole during Thursday night's basketball game in Wales. (Andree Kehn/Sun Journal) WALES — Coaches often espouse...

High school roundup: Rangeley comes back to edge Vinalhaven

VINALHAVEN — Junior forward Leonardo Perez drilled a pair of free throws and was 4-of-6 form the line in the final quarter to give...

Basketball: Spruce Mountan pulls away from Hall-Dale

JAY — When Spruce Mountain started rebounding and made the usual second-half adjustments, everything fell into place in that critical fourth quarter at The...

Boys' Basketball: Bulldogs roll over Phoenix, 58-40

FARMINGDALE — The numbers tell the story of why, but not how, Hall-Dale beat Spruce Mountain, 58-40, in a meeting of two Mountain Valley...

H.S. roundup: Phoenix fire 14 treys to beat Cobras

JAY — Senior guard Mason Shink tossed a team-high 19 points in a balanced attack as Spruce Mountain routed Carrabec 79-37 in boys' basketball...

Local roundup: Winthrop girls rumble past Telstar

WINTHROP — Aaliyah WilsonFalcone drained a game-high 18 points to power Winthrop to a 68-30 triumph over Telstar in girls' basketball action Thursday afternoon. The...

Local roundup: Oxford Hills boys top Lawrence

Against the upclose defense of Oxford Hills' James Doucette, Lawrence's Kobe Nadeau dishes the ball off to teammate Nik Pomerleau during a scramble for...

Boys' basketball: Shaw's shank and redemption give Phoenix 49-48 win

RICHMOND — After missing what would have been the go-ahead layup moments earlier, Spruce Mountain's Andrew Shaw wanted one more shot. Thanks to the hustle...

Boys' basketball: Spruce rallies in second half to top Dirigo

JAY — Spruce Mountain coach Scott Bessey stood there shaking his head and wondering why his team out of sorts in the first half...