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  1. Three running backs named finalists for Fitzpatrick TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Three southern Maine running backs have been named finalists for the 44th annual James J. Fitzpatrick Trophy, which recognizes a top senior high school football player statewide. Recently named Gatorade Maine high school football player of the year Joe Fitzpatrick of Portland's Cheverus High School, Brett Gerry of Class B state champion Marshwood of South Berwick and Chris Carney of Wells were selected from among 13 semifinalists for the award, which will be presented Jan. 18. Fitzpatrick rushed for 2,071 yards and 27 touchdowns while leading Cheverus to a berth in the Eastern Maine Class A final.

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  2. Field shift: MPA proposals could put gridiron squads on moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Herald Gazette

    While the winds of change have not yet begun to blow, it is indeed in the forecast for a few of the Midcoast's high school football teams. On the heels of a meeting of the Maine Principals' Association football committee on Monday, Dec. 8, several proposals were laid out for the future of the sport, some of which have, or will affect, the Windjammers of Rockport, along with the teams at Oceanside High School of Rockland/Thomaston and Medomak Valley High School of Waldoboro.

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  3. Another great year for local sports in the Pine Tree StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Bangor Daily News

    Every year about this time in December I start thinking about the year in sports and some of the best stories that I had a chance to report on. My list, in no particular ordera - The year of the Portland Sea Dogs.

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  4. Foxcroft, Bucksport standouts earn conference football awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The senior halfback-linebacker was named a semifinalist for the Fitzpatrick Trophy, and then he was named the Big Ten Conference player of the year. Boyer led the Ponies to the regional semifinals by ranking third among conference rushers with 1,310 yards in 10 games along with 21 touchdowns, and he also was among the Big Ten's leading tacklers with 119 stops and three pass interceptions.

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  5. Struggling high school football programs challenge MPA reclassification processRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Camden Hills Regional High School has a vibrant fall sports program, including three boys soccer teams, three girls soccer teams, cross country, golf, mountain biking, sailing and football. But while many of those teams experienced success, the six-year-old varsity program struggled mightily.

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  6. Toughness, Commitment Define Brewer High's Danny DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Bangor Daily News

    Fans filled the stands. The band played the school song as the teams took to the hardwood to warm up.

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  7. Thirteen high school football seniors selected as semifinalists for FitzpatrIck TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Bangor Daily News

    Recently named Gatorade Maine high school football player of the year Joe Fitzpatrick of Portland's Cheverus High School is among 13 semifinalists announced Saturday for the 44th annual James J. Fitzpatrick Trophy symbolic of the state's top senior student-athlete in the sport. Fitzpatrick is one of five nominees from Class A schools, along with Kevin Barrett of state champion Thornton Academy of Saco, Zach Davis of Eastern Maine champion Windham, Milani Hicks of Scarborough and Ryan Ruhlin of Portland.

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  8. Bangor Rams edge Lewiston Blue Devils 36-32 in boys basketball season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor's Trey Kenny goes up for two past Lewiston's Quintarian Brown during their basketball game Friday at Bangor. Buy Photo Bangor's Trey Kenny blocks a shot from Lewiston's Ryan Bell during their basketball game Friday at Bangor.

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  9. Maine Principals' Association takes step toward mandatory running-time rule for football blowoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the coach who's on the short end of the score," said Allen Snell of Orrington, a longtime Maine high school football official and liaison to the Maine Principals' Association Football Committee. "If you have 55 players on your team, you can make ...

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  10. Maryland high school football player assumed identity of former Maine teammate to chase NFL dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Bangor Daily News

    Two years ago, Damion McIntosh received a message from a ghost. It came to his Facebook account, asking, "Do you know who this is?" McIntosh pondered the big, round face in the man's pictures until slowly it dawned on him.

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  11. The Best of 2014 High School FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Bangor Daily News

    With yesterday's Deering/Portland game in the books, it was time to relive the best of the 2014 High School Football season, from the broadcaster side of things. High School football is always interesting to cover each fall, as you never know if you'll broadcast from a new press box or one with an extension cord run into the bleachers .

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  12. Portland wins Thanksgiving day battle with DeeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    AND OCCASIONAL FLURRIES. HERE IS STEVE WITH SPORTS. A THANKSGIVING TRADITION IN PORTLAND CONTINUES AS PORTLAND HIGH AND DEERING MET UP FOR THEIR 103RD TURKEY BOWL GAME.

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  13. Portland's "Turkey Day Streaker" revisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Bangor Daily News

    ... rivalry of its kind in the country. Decades ago, before a playoff system was developed for Maine high school football, the Turkey Game counted in the standings because state champions were decided on win/loss records. Since the 1970's though, the ...

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  14. Has Four Classes Benefitted Maine High School Football?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    With the presentation of four gold balls during this past frigid weekend, the 2014 Maine high school football season came to a close. It also marked the second season the state's football playing schools have competed under the four classification system.

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  15. Marshwood shows offensive balance in victory over Brunswick in 'B' state football finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Whether it was by design or by accident, one can hardly blame the Brunswick defense for focusing a lot of attention on Marshwood High School running back Brett Gerry. The Hawks running back came into Saturday's State Class B football championship at Fitzpatrick Stadium with over 2,000 yards this season, a big reason for Marshwood being undefeated and the Western B champions.

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  16. Mace leads Oak Hill to second straight Class D football state titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine Central Institure Jonathan Santiago carries the ball in the Maine Class D football championship game at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland on Saturday. Oak Hill beat MCI 41-21.

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  17. Thornton dominates second-half play in Class A state-title win over WindhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Thornton Academy tight end Kevin Barrett kisses the campionship ball after his team beat Windham High School in the Maine Class A Football Championship game in Portland on Saturday. Ronald Breeden waits his turn.

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  18. 'I love playing for my dad': Bertrands share family ties, football brotherhood at MCIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine Central Institute head coach Tom Bertrand Hugs his son Alex after the Huskies lost the Maine Class D football championship game at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland on Saturday to Oak Hill High School by a score of 41-21. PITTSFIELD, Maine - All high school football teams fancy themselves as family, with the personal sacrifices players make for the benefit of the group in this most physical of sports serving to forge relationships that often extend far beyond mere blood, sweat and tears.

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  19. Dylan Hapworth's seven touchdowns lead Winslow by Leavitt for Class C state football championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Winslow's Dylan Hapworth runs past Leavitt's Christian Fowler during the Class C championship game on Friday night. Winslow's Andrew Beckwith yells after his team scored against Leavitt during their Class C football state championship game on Friday.

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  20. Commitment, accountability give MCI football team a chance at first state football title since 1974Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Central Institute football team will make its second visit to state championship game activities at Portland's Fitzpatrick Stadium in three years Saturday. This trip will match the undefeated Huskies against defending state champion Oak Hill of Wales for the Class D state title beginning at 2:36 p.m. The previous trip two years ago? Consider it a reconnaissance mission for a young team determined not only to put a winless 2012 campaign behind it, but to reverse that futility entirely.

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