Belfast defeated Medomak Valley’s baseball team 7-1 on April 10 in the Lions’ den. Belfast jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first then added five runs in the third. Medomak scored their lone run in the sixth. Chris Kelley collected the win for Belfast and Kallon Mortinson took the loss.
The Midcoat Athletics Center announced this week that the Midcoast Elite basketball club (MCE) will be calling the MAC their new home. Founded in 2019, the MCE was established with the goal of being an affordable, competitive spring and fall travel basketball program. The program has proven exceptionally successful, starting with just two teams in 2019 and expanding to nine teams last season. Athletes range from fifth to 12th grade.
The MAC, located on Rte. 1 in Warren, is excited to announce that they have partnered with Maine’s only Professional Basketball Association team, the Midcoast Sternmen. They will offer weekly spring basketball training sessions for grades K-8 beginning the week of April 26.
Brad Galley, a former college coach and a local banker in Rockland, has purchased the rights to a pro basketball franchise in the Pro Basketball Association. The team is named the Midcoast Sternmen.
Medomak Valley cheerleaders brought home more bling to add to an already packed trophy case. The Panther squad won silver at the Maine Virtual State Class B championships, behind five time champions Hermon High School.
Midcoast Athletic Center in Warren announced their Midcoast High School All-Star team on March 31. The all-star roster includes top players from all schools in the Midcoast “pod”.
Medomak Valley won the 2021 KVAC cheering championship with a score of 60.8. Morse High School placed second with 54.4 points. The event was held virtually with each team recording their routine and submitting it electronically to a panel of judges.
Camden Hills boys basketball team defeated Medomak 50-41 for the Kno-Wal-Lin Tournament championship on March 11 in the Panthers den. The Windjammers netted the first 12 points of the ball game led by three 3-pointers from Jeremy Fraser. Medomak stayed within striking distance all game, but Camden led 12-5 at the quarter break, 30-25 at the half and 36-31 at the end of three.
The undefeated Oceanside girls basketball team held off the Lady Panthers to win the Kno-Wal-Lin tournament championship on March 11 in Rockland. Medomak led 10-7 at the quarter, led by two 3-pointers from Alyssa Creamer.
Lincoln Academy girls basketball team wrapped up their season on March 9 with a 45-40 win over Richmond in the Eagles nest. Richmond led 10-5 at the quarter and 21-19 at the half, before the Lady Eagles rallied in the third on three 3-pointers from Maddy York to take a 33-31 lead into the break. Lincoln held on in wild fourth quarter, making five of eight foul shots in the final 32 seconds of play to pull out the five point win.
Lincoln Academy snapped a nine game losing streak on March 9 with a 61-47 win on the road at Richmond. The Eagles finish the season with a 2-9 record.
Medomak Valley girls basketball team defeated Camden Hills 37-29 on March 8 in the Kno-Wal-Lin COVID tournament.
Medomak held off the aggressive Mustangs for a 64-47 win on March 8 in the Kno-Wal-Lin COVID Invitational Tournament. With the win, the Panthers advance to Thursday’s (March 11) championship game home against Camden Hills.
Medomak Valley girls and boys basketball teams will host Kno-Wal-Lin COVID Basketball Tournament Semi-final games on Monday. The girls will play at 5 p.m. against the winner of the Belfast vs. Camden game, and the boys will play at 7 p.m. against Mt. View.