Ball game for Millet scores a home run

PLAY BALL—Local firemen (in red) played policemen last Sunday in a softball game that was held in memory of Norway Fire Captain David Millett.

By Amanda Johnson PARIS—”Play ball,” someone in the crowd shouts as the players take to the field. Oxford County firemen were pitted against Oxford County police officers in a softball game last Sunday that was held in memory of Norway Fire Captain David Millett, who died in May shortly after attending to a fire. Thinking […]

Vikings onward to the state finals

The Oxford Hills girls Vikings beat Edward Little 54 to 34 in the Eastern Maine Class A finals to advance to the state championship game. The Vikings led 26 to 17 at half time and opened up a 20 point lead in the fourth quarter. It was the Red Eddies (19-2) largest loss of the […]

Perimeter defense key to Vikings’ run

Xavier Lewis, Connor Adams,Justin Smith (left to right)

  By: Christopher Crosby Defense, it’s said, is the name of the game. Fresh off their 44-41 quarter final victory against Bangor, sixth-seeded Oxford Hills (12-7) will face second-seeded Brunswick (14-5) for the third time this season in Augusta on Wednesday night at 7p.m. Led by their guard play, the key to Vikings Coach Scott […]

Vikings girls height too much for Brewer

FLOOR GENERAL - Oxford Hills point guard Kersey Goyette (2) moves the ball up the floor against Brewer Courtney Pearson (24) during a basketball game this past Saturday night at Oxford Hills. The Vinkings defeated Brewer 42-20.

It didn’t take long for Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School girls basketball coach Nate Pelletier to formulate a game plan before Saturday night’s game against the Brewer Witches. Take it inside. With a noticeable height advantage against a smaller opponent, the Vikings defeated Brewer 42-20. Where the Vikings fell short on the outside shooting end […]

Boys’ 5th/6th grade travel team games

AREA — Recent boys’ fifth/sixth grade travel team games in the Western Maine Youth Basketball League include the following: Week 1 Oak Hill 40 Rumford 37 High scorers for Oak Hill were Gavin Rawstron and Caleb Leighton, each with 10 points. For Rumford, Cooper Davis had 11 points and Casey Cormier had 10 points. Turner  56  […]

Jan. 5 girls’ games in the WMYBL

AREA — Recent fifth and sixth grade girls’ games in the Western Maine Youth Basketball League include the following: Lewiston 59 Rumford 20 (make up game) Top scorers for Lewiston were Jordyn Rubin with 24 points and Maddie Foster with 12 points. ForRumford, Saydie Garbarini had 10 points and Rylee Sevigny had eight points. Oxford Hills 5th […]