Eagles girls fall in last minute of prelim game

The Eagles huddle

Sometimes it all comes down to the last seconds of play. That was the case when the George Stevens Academy varsity girls faced the eighth-ranked Mattanawcook team on February 10 in Lincoln. At stake was a trip to the Cross Center for the Class C tournament quarterfinals. The ninth-ranked Eagles …

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Eagles hot streak lands them at #2 heading into tournament

Senior Finn Davis-Batts goes for a lay-up

With victories against Bucksport, Central and Searsport in the last week of regular season play, the Eagles extended their winning streak to 15, ending regular season play  in the #2 spot in the Heal Point Standings. Their only losses came in the first three games of the season. The team heads to …

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Mariner cheerleaders place fifth at states

The Mariners will bring their qualifying routine to the states

Deer Isle—The small but strong Mariner cheerleading squad placed fifth at the  Class D cheerleading championships at the Augusta Civic Center on Saturday, February 7—exactly what Coach Kim Yurchick hoped for.  “Our goal is to move up the ladder at states, hopefully a few spots from regionals,”  Coach Kim Yurchick said, …

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MMA unveils first-ever women’s lacrosse team

2015 Maine Maritime Academy Women’s Lacrosse Team

Castine—2015 marks the first NCAA season of Maine Maritime Academy Women’s Lacrosse. The Mariners will be led by four captains who have extensive lacrosse backgrounds: Patricia Dunford, a defender and Marine Biology major, played lacrosse at Walkersville High School in Maryland. Ally Fuehrer, an attacker and Marine Transportation Operations major, …

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