Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Vinalhaven softball sweeps Rangeley at Camden Hills

ROCKPORT – The Vinalhaven softball team hosted Rangeley in a doubleheader played at Camden Hills Tuesday morning. When it was all over the Vikings had swept the Lakers winning game one 12-4 and game two 14-7.

Vinalhaven's Gilleyanne Davis-Oakes delivers a pitch during Tuesday Morning's game against Rangeley at Camden Hills. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
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Rangeley sweeps Vinalhaven in doubleheader played at Camden Hills

ROCKPORT – The Vinalhaven baseball team hosted Rangeley in a doubleheader Tuesday in a pair of games played at Camden Hills in the morning.

Vinalhaven's Elijah Ames delivers a pitch during Tuesday's game at Camden Hills against Rangeley. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
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Monday, May 29, 2017

Midcoast Babe Ruth weekly update

ROCKLAND – The Midcoast Babe Ruth League second week of action is in the books as the teams start to settle in for the season.

Damariscotta jumped out to a quick lead and finished with a 17-1 win over Georges Valley Sunday in Thomaston. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Sheridan, Freeman power Oceanside past Belfast

By Ron Hawkes and Don Shields
THOMASTON – The Oceanside Mariners hosted Belfast a day late in a makeup game originally scheduled for Friday, May 26.

Oceanside players wait at home plate to congratulate Logan Sheridan who blasted a 2-run walk-off home run Saturday to help defeat Belfast 7-5 in eight innings. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Ravens, Islanders, Coppola, Fisher pick up Little League wins

ROCKLAND – The Oceanside Little League season is winding down with just a couple of days left to get the games in.

Ravens sweep a doubleheader over Kiwanis in Saturday Little League action in Rockland. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Speedway Karting Races at Speedway 95

HERMON - Saturday morning at Speedway 95 in Hermon, the Speedway Karting races got underway for the 2017 season. Speedway Karting is owned by Pete Roach and Roger Smith, and competition is for kids ranging in ages from four to 15 and up.

Speedway Karting got their 2017 season underway Saturday morning at Speedway 95 in Hermon. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

Monday, May 22, 2017

Mid-Coast Babe Ruth League opens 2017 season

The Mid-Coast Babe Ruth League, which consists of eight teams from Belfast to Damariscotta, opened the 2017 season Sunday.

Georges Valley's Darik Johnson, right, makes a nice scoop on a ball in the dirt to get the out at first base. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Bronco Little League Dysarts gets Mercy Rule win over Hermon Gardner

HAMPDEN - Saturday morning at the Hampden VFW Little League complex, Hampden Dysarts scored double digit runs in the first inning on their way to a 14-1 four inning Mercy Rule win over Hermon Gardner.

Hampden Dysarts picked up a 14-1 Mercy Rule win over Hermon Gardner in Bronco Little League action in Hampden on Saturday morning. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Anglers pick up come from behind walk off victory

HAMPDEN - At the VFW field in Hampden on Tuesday night, the Bronco Little League Angler's majors team picked up a 14-13 come from behind walk off win over Hermon Danforth's.

Anglers T.J. Henaghen (left) gets mobbed by team mates and a hand shake from his father Tom Henaghen after hitting a walk off 2-run homer to give Anglers a 14-13 come from behind win over Hermon Danforths on Tuesday night in Hampden. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)

Oceanside overpowers St. George on the diamond

ROCKLAND – The Oceanside 8th-grade baseball team hosted St. George Tuesday at Morrill Field and took home a 14-2 4 1/2 inning mercy rule win over the Dragons.

St. George's Zach Upham, right, appears to be out at the plate, however, the ball was knocked out of Matt Spears glove and Upham was safe. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Waterville’s strong net play leads to win over Oceanside

ROCKLAND – The Oceanside girls tennis team hosted Waterville Friday in the third day in a row of matches.

Oceanside's Meredith Mitchell awaits a serve in Friday's match against Waterville. (Photo by RJ Hawkes)

Friday, May 12, 2017

Rotary, George Hall pick up wins in Oceanside Little League

ROCKLAND –  Mother Nature decided to cooperate Thursday allowing the Oceanside Little league to get a couple of games played.

Rotary took care of business Thursday with a solid win over Lions. (Photo by RJ Hawkes)

Friday, May 5, 2017

MRC Offers Free Youth Summer Tennis Camps

ROCKPORT - The Midcoast Recreation Center’s (MRC) Red Ball tennis program is hitting the road this summer with tennis camps coming to a town near you!

Troy Howard battles back to defeat Oceanside in extra innings

ROCKLAND – The Oceanside 8th grade boys baseball team had to be thinking their season would never get started this year with teams not able to field teams and the weather.

Oceanside 8th-grade baseball hosted Troy Howard Thursday at Morrill Field with the Lions taking home a 10-8 win in extra innings. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Oceanside girls mercy Troy Howard for the win

ROCKLAND – The 8th-grade girls softball team from Oceanside has had a hard time getting games in this season, but Thursday the sun was out and the game was played with Oceanside taking a 14-2 five-inning win.

Oceanside 8th-grade softball hosted Troy Howard Thursday in Rockland with the Mariners taking the 14-2 win. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)