Sports

  • With all the attention on soccer this fall, Wolverine fans may have forgotten Wiscasset Middle High School’s cross-country track season is also underway. If you missed the news, WMHS has combined its cross-country program with Boothbay Region High School.

  • Mountain Valley Conference girls soccer

    Sydnie Thayer recorded 21 saves for the Wolverines but Monmouth Academy won 7-0 Saturday Sept. 8 at Wiscasset Middle High School.

  • Central Maine Board #20 is offering basketball a five-week rules course for people interested in becoming a certified basketball official. The class meets at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays beginning on Sept. 25 at in Room 106 at Lincoln Academy, Newcastle.

  • Mountain Valley Conference soccer

    Gage Thompson scored twice and figured in a third goal leading the Oak Hill Raiders to a 4-0 win over the Wolverines Friday afternoon at Wiscasset Middle High School. The loss dropped the combined Wiscasset/Boothbay team to 0-2. Oak Hill is 3-0.

  • Kennebec Estuary Land Trust

    The Kennebec Estuary Land Trust (KELT) is providing two free workshops focused on managing invasive plants on Sept.

  • Hard work and determination on the baseball field leads to good things. Just ask Daren Wood who played the final weeks of the season for the Kingston, Rhode Island-based Ocean State Waves.

  • Midcoast Conservancy will host a full moon paddle at its Hidden Valley Nature Center (HVNC) in Jefferson on Sunday, Sept. 23, from 7-9 p.m.

  • Ames, Brown and Chapman make list

    The Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame has announced the five male and five female finalists for the Hall’s 2018 High School Athlete of the Year. The winners will be announced at the Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame Annual Banquet on Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Rockland Elks Club.

  • A two-day course chainsaw safety course designed for women will be held Nov. 3-4 at Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson.

  • Bob “Radar” Applebee of Wiscasset has been named as the new assistant athletic director at Wiscasset Middle High School. On Wednesday morning, Sept. 5, the school superintendent’s office confirmed his hiring for the new stipend position.

  • The Wolverine girls went toe to toe against their Mountain Valley Conference rival Hall-Dale in the opening game of the high school soccer season Tuesday. When the final horn sounded, the visiting Bulldogs emerged as the 4-1 victors.

  • Wiscasset Speedway

    Wiscasset Speedway capped off an action-packed Labor Day weekend doubleheader on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 2 with the running of the 2018 Boss Hogg 150. The annual Pro Stock race attracted 32 of the region's best racers all gunning for the $5,000 winner's take of a near $30,000 purse.

  • A record number of runners took part in the Harbor Fest 5k and half marathon at Boothbay Region High School on Sunday, Sept. 2.

  • Waldoboro

    WALDOBORO – The Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame will be sponsoring an 1860s vintage baseball game between Dirigo and the Sunrise Club of Brunswick on Saturday, October 13, at 1 p.m. The game will be played on Dow’s Discount Field at 299 Atlantic Highway, Route 1, Waldoboro.

  • Will Kefauver

    The Pemaquid Group of Artists will be an active participant at the Open Lighthouse Day event on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Lighthouse Park. The celebration of the Pemaquid Lighthouse and its historical significance will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.