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Southern Maine Stuns Husson 6-1

Posted on April 19, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

Byline: Erin Brown Free Press Staff Dexter tallies two runs and three RBIs in Huskies’ victory over Eagles. Tuesday afternoon the University of Southern Maine Huskies took down the Husson University Eagles 6-1 with help from senior Sam Dexter (Oakland, ME/ Messalonskee) who smashed  a home run and tallied three RBI’s. Junior Paul McDonough (Wells, […]

An inside look at athletic training at USM

Posted on April 19, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

Nick Beauchesne Sports Editor Anyone who has played competitive sports during their lives has probably had the experience of having to visit the athletic trainer’s office at some point. Whether it is during practice, a game or while training during the offseason, injuries happen. When they do, it is crucial that the athlete receives treatment […]

USM Spring sports early season update

Posted on April 14, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

Byline: Nick Beauchesne, Sports editor Baseball: The Huskies find themselves at 8-5 with one game remaining in the early season non-conference schedule. Having beaten Bowdoin College Wednesday by a score of seven to two, the Huskies are looking to rebound from a stretch where they had lost three out of four games. Led by reigning […]

Spring Lacrosse Preview

Posted on March 22, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown Southern Maine Huskies Men’s Lacrosse Preview: After finishing the 2015 season with a 6-7 overall record, the University of Southern Maine’s Men’s Lacrosse team is looking for a change of pace this season. The Huskies have a total of eighteen returning players on their roster including their top scorer from last season, […]

Huskies baseball poised for promising campaign

Posted on March 07, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Nick Beauchesne/Sports Editor The University of Southern Maine baseball team began practice a few weeks back. Despite the relatively warm winter weather everyone has been enjoying this year, the team has, as of yet, been unable to get outside and get to work on the field. As a result, the sound of popping gloves […]

A look back at WMPG and sports on the airwaves

Posted on February 23, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Nick Beauchesne A college radio station, at its best, offers a platform for individuals to express themselves and communicate to a wider audience by means of broadcasting. WMPG has been a staple of the USM community for over 40 years -stretching back to when it first hit the airwaves in 1970. Since that time, […]

USM hockey breaks new ice in 1998

Posted on February 23, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown The year 1998 was a big one for the beloved hockey programs at the University of Southern Maine. The USM women’s ice hockey team would make their ECAC Division III debut, after playing at the club level for a single year. The 1997-98 season for the women’s club team proved that they […]

USM versus UMB

Posted on February 23, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown Gorham – Wednesday night the Southern Maine Huskies paid tribute to the town of Gorham when both women and men’s basketball teams hosted Gorham Night at the Costello Sports Complex. The Gorham Recreation Department’s third and fourth grade boys and girls All-Star basketball teams took the court during both halftimes to provide […]

USM versus UMB

Posted on February 15, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Erin Brown Gorham – Wednesday night the Southern Maine Huskies paid tribute to the town of Gorham when both women and men’s basketball teams hosted Gorham Night at the Costello Sports Complex. The Gorham Recreation Department’s third and fourth grade boys and girls All-Star basketball teams took the court during both halftimes to provide […]

Students prepare for upcoming career fair

Posted on February 08, 2016 by USM Free Press in Sports

By Thomas Fitzgerald As USM is preparing for the career fair on Thursday, Feb. 11, students are getting ready to meet the representatives for over one hundred companies at the event. Career fairs do not come along very often at USM, and it is a great way for students and alumni to network with potential […]