Maine-based Olympia Sports sold to national retailer

MANAGER LARRY LORD REMAINS IN CRITICAL CONDITION IN BOSTON.. THE MAINE- BASED SPORTING GOODS STORE áOLYMPIA SPORTSá IS UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP, AND MAY CLOSE SOME STORES AS A RESULT OF THE DEAL. LIFESTYLE BRAND “JACK- RABBIT” ANNOUNCED THE PURCHASE YESTERDAY. THE COMPANY SAYS THEY WILL STILL OPERATE THE STORES UNDER THE OLYMPIA SPORTS NAME. IT’S […]

Tuesday’s high school sports highlights

AND YES, THERE ARE COACHES, UNIFORMS, TEAMWORK AND A MAJOR TIME COMMITMENT. A GREAT MATCH UP IN HIGH SCHOOL FIELD HOCKEY HAD DEFENDING CLASS A STATE CHAMPION BIDDEFORD HOSTING MASSABESIC AND BOTH TEAMS ENTERED THE GAME WITH PERFECT RECORDS. BIDDEFORD LED 2-0 AT THE HALF BUT MASSABESIC WOULD BATTLE BACK IN THE SECOND. ISABELLE HURLBURT […]

Thursday’s high school sports recap

WE WILL HAVE AN UPDATE ON CHANNEL 8 AT 11. HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER TONIGHT HAD THE LEWISTON BOYS HOSTING RIVAL EDWARD LITTLE. AUSTIN BROWN WITH A CHANCE FOR E-L BUT MICHAEL BELLEAU GETS A HAND ON IT AND THEN THE RED EDDIES ARE UNABLE TO KNOCK IN THE REBOUND. LEWISTON TAKES THE LEAD A FEW […]

Friday Night Football: Scores and highlights of high school varsity football from week four

UNIS! – JORDAN ERICKSON GETS THE PARTY STARTED…. TAKES THIS ONE ALL THE WAY TO THE HOUSE, 7-ZIP GRIZZ AHEAD – ROCKY TRYING TO GROW THE LEAD…BUT CADE LARSON COMES UP WITH THE BIG INTERCEPTION – ROCKY SAYS TWO CAN PLAY THE GAME…THIS IS BRAYDEN RUNDELL COMING UP WITH THE PICK TO JOIN IN THE […]

Wednesday’s high school sports highlights

BUILD AROUND” A TEAM IN PORTLAND WOULD NOT START UNTIL THE 2021 SEASON. HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER TONIGHT HAD THE GRAY NEW GLOUCESTER BOYS HOSTING YORK. GRAY GOALIE BRADAN CRAIG WAS TESTED EARLY AND OFTEN IN THE FIRST HALF AND HE MADE A NUMBER OF GREAT SAVES. LATE IN THE FIRST HALF, GRAY WOULD TAKE THE […]

Blitz 8 Saturday recap

WE WILL HAVE HIGHLIGHTS ON CHANNEL 8 AT 11. A GREAT GAME IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL THIS AFTERNOON HAD DEFENDING CLASS A STATE CHAMP THORNTON ACADEMY HOSTING DEFENDING CLASS B CHAMPION MARSHWOOD. LATE IN THE THIRD QUARTER, JOHN VALENTINE RUNS ONE IN FROM SEVEN YARDS OUT TO PUT MARSHWOOD ON TOP 21-7. AFTER SCORING LATE […]

Andy Ngo warns upcoming Portland protests could be a ‘powder keg’

GRANDDAUGHTER. SHE IS CUTE. DAN: TURNING ATTENTION TO PORTLAND. THE CITY IS EMBRACING FOR DUELING RALLIES FROM ANTIFA AND PROTESTERS. STEVE: THIS AFTER JOURNALIST ANDY NOE WAS VIOLENTLY ATTACKED BY ANTIFA BACK IN JUNE. HE SAYS TO EMBRACE FOR A POTENTIAL POWDER KEG IN HIS WORDS IN WEEKEND. AINSLEY: THAT JOURNALIST ANDY NOE JOINS US […]

The Story Behind The Portland Timbers’ Chainsaw Celebration

The log represents Oregon, I think they couldn’t have picked a better symbol. All of a sudden this guy came out of the rafters with a chainsaw. Ran out on the field and cut a piece wood. Being from a logging town I just got that connection right away. It’s a token to the history […]

Thornton Academy wins Class A title

CHAMPIONSHIPS HANDED OUT IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL. WE START WITH THE CLASS ‘A’ GAME. THORNTON COMING IN UNBEATEN PORTLAND THIRD TITLE GAME APPEARANCE IN 4 YEARS GOLDEN TROJANS 1ST POSSESSION, KOBE GAUDETTE A PERFECT PASSANTHONY BRACAMONTE RUNS IT DOWN61 YARD T-D7-0 TA PORTLAND MISHANDLES THE ENSUING KICKOFFPINNED DEEP IN THEIR OWN TERRITORY, BRACAMONTE FIELDS THE […]

First responders take the field for 2nd Annual Corporal Cole Softball Tournament

NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE — AND THE POLICE SAID THERE IS NO DANGER TO THE PUBLIC. FIRST RESPONDERS ACROSS THE STATE TRADED IN THEIR WORK UNIFORMS FOR UNIFORMS OF A DIFFERENT KIND TODAY. THEY TOOK THE FIELD IN NORRIDGEWOCK FOR THE 2ND ANNUAL CORPORAL COLE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT… WITH MONEY FROM THIS YEAR’S EVENT GOING […]