Game wardens have recovered the body of five-year-old Valerio McFarland from the Androscoggin River, according to an announcement from the Maine Dept of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife.
BATH — Small Point Fisheries improved to 5-0 in recent Bath Cal Ripken baseball action.
SPF held off Sharon Drake Real Estate, 14-8. Kiernan Mann led the offense with home run and two singles. Wyatt Rowe added a double and single, Gabe Morrison two singles, Henry Kerr a double and Chase Roth-Wells a single.
Mallory Fairbanks was 3- for-3 with four RBIs to power the Lisbon High School softball team to a 12-5 Mountain Valley Conference win over Hall-Dale on Friday.
The Greyhounds take a 6-2 record into today’s 4 p.m. contest at Monmouth Academy.
Morgan Fenderson, Kiley Merritt and Giana Russo had two hits for Lisbon, while Sydney Plourde chipped in a triple.
Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals overcame a major hurdle by reaching the Eastern Conference final.
Just like that, they’re in a full-on sprint toward the finish.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla.
Starting with the largest Sunday lead ever at The Players Championship was harder than Webb Simpson imagined. Hearing one big roar after another from Tiger Woods playing four groups ahead of him didn’t help. Through it all, Simpson managed his game and his nerves.
Only when he had the crystal trophy did he start to crack.
BATH — Kylie Grendell scored the go-ahead goal with eight minutes remaining to lift the Morse High School girls jayvee lacrosse team to a 10-7 victory over Gray-New Gloucester on Thursday.
The teams played a back-and-forth first half, ending tied, 5-5. Still deadlocked in the second half, Grendell put the Shipbuilders (4-2) ahead to stay.
BRUNSWICK — The Mt. Ararat Middle School baseball team piled up 22 runs en route to a 22-8 victory over “Battle of the Bridge” rival Brunswick on Thursday.
Lucas Holman pitched three innings of no-hit ball and Luke Spooner finished up in relief.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Junior High School eighth-grade softball team defeated Mt. Ararat, 6-3, on Thursday.
Gabby West started in the circle for the Eagles with two scoreless innings.
KANSAS CITY, Kan.
Nobody has been able to keep pace with Kevin Harvick this season.
Not even the reigning series champion on a track where he swept both races last season.
The Golden State Warriors are in the unfamiliar position of opening on the road as they prepare for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals with the top-seeded Rockets in Houston tonight in the series that many have been waiting for all season.
[img_assist|nid=1218402|title=|desc= THE MT. ARARAT girls high school tennis team hosted Hampden Academy on Friday, falling 5-0. Clockwise from the top are Eagles Meri Stockford, Ryley Leech and Chloe Warren.
J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox wrapped up their longest road trip of the season so far the same way they’ve finished off almost every series: with a win.
Martinez homered and had three RBIs, Mookie Betts had two hits and made a sensational diving catch, and the Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Sunday.
Of course it was on Jeff McNeil’s mind.
But you can’t just hit a home run when you want to.
When looking at the high school baseball schedule at the beginning of the season, Hall-Dale visiting Lisbon on Friday, May 11, was a game that was circled as one to watch.
Lisbon residents are being asked to speak up if they know anything about a spate of vandalism in the village during the last two weeks.
“We’ve asked the public to come forward,” said Police Chief Marc Hagan. “Sometimes people don’t call us with stuff like that.”
An emergency landing for a plane on a Phippsburg beach Friday night went awry when it flipped over — but there were no injuries in the incident.
According to Sagadahoc County Sheriff’s Deputy Steve Thibeault, at about 7:16 p.m. Friday the department responded to the report that a small, single-engine plane had crash landed on a beach in Phippsburg.