Monthly Archives: April 2015

Baseball Success the “Bangor Way”

The 2015 edition of the Bangor High School baseball team began their quest in earnest this week to win a second consecutive state championship.  The Rams appear to have picked up where they left off a season ago when they shutout Windham in the state title game.  Armed with strong starting pitching, Bangor shutout Hampden […]

Skowhegan Indians: What’s in a Name

Over the past fifteen years, a number of schools throughout our state have grappled with the issue of Native American mascots.  At the crux of the matter is a desire by some to hold on to tradition.  Does the need to maintain custom supersede the respect of all?  What offends one does not bother all […]

Maine High School Basketball: A State of the Game Address

Sports fans have developed a number of favorite pastimes over the years.  Tailgating in the stadium parking lot before the big game.  Playing armchair quarterback on Monday morning.  Filling out the bracket following Selection Sunday.  Bragging about your knowledge of college basketball until your bracket is busted by the same time the following weekend. Another […]