Men’s team places third in Alliance Championship, second in LEC scoring

Posted on February 12, 2012 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

University of Southern Maine men’s track team finished third in the 2012 New England Alliance Championship and second in Little East Conference scoring Saturday at the USM Field House in Gorham. UMass-Dartmouth won the Little East Conference 177 to USM’s 132 and took the alliance title, scoring 145 points to Westfield’s 94 and Southern Maine’s 91.

USM women’s track sweep their 12th straight New England Alliance and LEC Championships

Posted on February 12, 2012 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

Senior Bethany Dumas passes the baton to freshman Emily Panciera in the 4x200m race Saturday at the USM Field House in Gorham.

The University of Southern Maine women’s track team swept the Little East Conference and Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference to capture their 12th straight New England Alliance and LEC Championships Saturday at the USM Field House. The lady Huskies won by a 205 to 1324 margin over UMass-Dartmouth in the Little East and 168 to 136 over Worcester State for the Alliance title.

Eastern Connecticut slips past women’s lacrosse

Posted on May 01, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

USM sophomore Shelby Turcotte is shown marching up the field in a game earlier this season in Gorham. Turcotte scored three goals on Saturday against Eastern Connecitcut, but the Warriors slipped by the Huskies 14-13 on Ashely Prizio's last minute heroics.

USM women’s lacrosse found the net often Saturday, but were edged by Eastern Connecticut 14-13, a game fueled by Ashley Prizio’s seven goals, including the game winner with minutes left.

Ricker sparks Huskies’ win against cross-town rival St. Joe’s

Posted on April 21, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

USM junior outfielder David Ricker (Winthrop) takes a cut in the Huskies’ doubleheader on Saturday in Gorham. Ricker came up big against St. Joe's on Wednesday by delivering a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the 12th inning helping the Huskies defeat the Monks 6-5.

Since returning to the USM lineup after missing the season’s first ten games, USM junior outfielder David Ricker (Winthrop) has showcased consistent hitting, with some of it coming in crucial situations. Ricker exhibited this on Wednesday, as he hit a game-winning RBI single to right field in the bottom of the 12th inning with the […]

Women’s lacrosse snaps two-game losing streak with commanding win over St. Joe’s

Posted on April 13, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

USM sophomore Shelby Turcotte looks for an open teammate as she moves up field in the Huskies' game against St. Joe's on Tuesday in Gorham. Turcotte and classmate Lauren Santo scored four goals each as the Huskies' downed the Monks 14-8.

The USM women’s lacrosse rebounded from a 18-7 loss to M.I.T. on Saturday by exploding with 14 goals to defeat St. Joseph’s College 14-8 at Hodgdon Field in Gorham on Tuesday afternoon.

Bates routs USM women’s lacrosse 20-6

Posted on April 07, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

After defeating UMass Dartmouth 14-9 in their first Little East Conference game of 2011 on Saturday, the USM women’s lacrosse team encountered a monster on Wednesday: 20th ranked Bates College.

Men’s lacrosse gets down early, unable to counter Bates attack

Posted on March 30, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

Falling behind early has been a constant for the USM men’s lacrosse team in losses this year, and it wasn’t any different on Tuesday. Bates Senior Rory Cosgrove got the Bobcats ahead early and helped them stay there by scoring a game-high five goals, including four in the first half, as they defeated USM 13-6 […]

Men’s and women’s indoor track and field sweep LEC/Alliance Championships once again

Posted on February 13, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

For the majority of the last decade, the men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams have been a dominant force in the Little East and New England Alliance Conferences. It wasn’t any different on Saturday as the two teams continued their dominance, both finishing first overall in the LEC/Alliance Championships held at the Costello […]

Women’s track places third at State of Maine Championships

Posted on February 06, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

The USM women’s track and field team continued part of yet another tremendous season as they placed third at the State of Maine Indoor Track and Field Championships held last Friday night at the Costello Sports Complex in Gorham. Bowdoin College of Brunswick was crowned champions for the third year in a row as they […]

Women’s hockey snaps three-game losing streak with win over Colby

Posted on February 03, 2011 by Ryan Kenney in Sports

The USM women’s hockey team handed Colby their third straight loss Tuesday night, winning 4-1 in a non-conference match-up at USM Ice Arena. Sophomore Kailey Bubier (Auburn) scored two goals for USM and Junior Katie Paradis (Rochester, NH) had the winning goal and two assists. The score wasn’t a good indicator of the pace of […]