BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College’s Julie Dachille has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week in women’s hockey.
Dachille scored five goals in two weekend wins for the Polar Bears as the team finished the first semester unbeaten for the first time since 2002.
GORHAM — Former Freeport High School athlete Chandler Vincent was recently named Track Rookie of the Week in the Little East Conference.
Vincent, coming off an impressive cross country season, was a double winner for the University of Southern Maine, taking the 5,000 (15:28.88) by more than 24 seconds and the 3,000 (9:09.44).
TOPSHAM — Mt. Ararat High School freshman swimmer Cora Spelke broke a school mark in a recent swim meet against Hyde at the Bath Area Family YMCA.
Swimming in the 500-yard freestyle, Spelke touched in 5:54.55, breaking the previous mark held by Celia Ouellette (6:00.17).
The Eagles host Waterville/ Winslow in a meet at Bowdoin College on Friday at 7 p.m.
NEWCASTLE — Lincoln Academy jumped out to a 13- 2 first-quarter lead and pulled away for a 45-28 victory over Morse on Monday.
Maisey O’Brien led the Eagles with 17 points, while Maddy York had 10.
Hannah Gates paced the Shipbuilders (0-2) with seven points, while Abby Sreden and Zoe Sreden both had six.
Morse was 9-of-14 at the free-throw line.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls junior varsity Orange basketball team raced out to a 14-4 first-quarter lead and added to their advantage by outscoring Morse, 15-6 in the second quarter as the Dragons defeated the Shipbuilders, 56-22 on Saturday.
STANDISH — Saint Joseph’s College (7-1, 2-0 GNAC) toppled Rivier University (0-6, 0-2 GNAC), 102- 17, in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women’s basketball game at the Harold Alfond Center on Saturday afternoon.
Carson Wentz got the Eagles this far. Now, it’s up to Nick Foles to deliver Philadelphia its first Super Bowl title.
Wentz has a torn left ACL and will miss the rest of the season and playoffs, forcing the NFC East champions to turn to a familiar backup who once had one of the greatest statistical seasons in NFL history.
Jaroslav Halak made 31 saves after getting a vote of confidence from his coach, and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Monday night to snap a three-game winless streak.
After a back-and-forth first quarter, the Morse High School boys basketball team took control in the second quarter and pulled away for a 65-50 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference victory over Lincoln Academy on Monday at Bath Middle School.
Just three days after an emotional loss to Brunswick on Friday, the Shipbuilders ran their record to 1-1.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla.
The Miami Dolphins wore their perfect season uniforms, and for at least one game in 2017, they looked the part.
Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis are starting to draw attention for their play together instead of their fight with each other.
After losing Friday night on the road in the season opener, the Lisbon boys basketball team didn’t want to fall to 0-2 on the young season.
Hosting Boothbay Monday night, the Greyhounds got 28 points from Jonah Sautter, while the home team sank 13 3-pointers en route to a 64-52 victory in Mountain Valley Conference action.
The winds aren’t changing for Southern California’s wildfires yet.
The fifth largest blaze in state history was threatening thousands of homes as it churned through coastal mountains amid persistently dangerous weather conditions.
More than 50 world leaders are joining bankers, energy magnates and others Tuesday in Paris for a summit that President Emmanuel Macron hopes will give new momentum to the fight against global warming — despite U.S. President Donald Trump’s rejection of the Paris climate accord.
Some stinging mistakes in stories involving President Donald Trump have given him fresh ammunition in his battle against the media while raising questions about whether news organizations need to peel back the curtain on how they operate.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Board of Supervisors President London Breed says that Mayor Edwin Lee has died. He was 65.
Breed said early Tuesday that Lee passed away just after 1 a.m. at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel held his baby son as he returned to his late-night show after a week off for the boy’s heart surgery.
Kimmel was crying from the first moment of his monologue Monday night as he pleaded with Congress to restore and improve children’s health coverage, a cause he has championed since his son Billy was born with a heart defect in April.
Depending on who is making the case, Alabama’s special Senate election Tuesday is about either continuing the “Trump miracle” in Washington or allowing “decency” to prevail back home.
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — The wife of embattled Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore fought back against accusations that her husband doesn’t support blacks or Jews, saying at one point that one of their attorneys “is a Jew.”