Bowdoin men's hockey ranked 4th, women 7th

BRUNSWICK - The Bowdoin College hockey teams both jumped two spots in the latest Division III polls released on Monday afternoon.

The Bowdoin men (11-0-1) stand fourth in the rankings while the Bowdoin women (8-1-1) moved to seventh. Bowdoin and Norwich are the only schools to have both their men's and women's teams appear in the top-seven of their respective Division III polls.

Following a pair of conference road wins at Hamilton and Amherst last weekend, the men's team is the lone remaining unbeaten team in Division III men's ice hockey. Bowdoin received one first-place vote in the poll and boasts its highest ranking in the poll since standing #3 on February 4, 2002.

After making its first appearance in the Division III Women's Poll since

Police: No names released in Zumba prostitution case

(NEWS CENTER) - Police in Kennebunk say that no names will be released this week in connection with the prostitution case of Alexis Wright.

The names are being released bi-weekly and had been scheduled for Friday, Jan. 4th but the release was postponed for a weekend.

In a media release Monday afternoon, Lieutenant Anthony Burpee says that no names will be released in this week's blotter while the department prepares for the trial of Mark Strong.

Police say that Strong was Wright's co-conspirator in the case. They will be tried separately.

How to Find Out if You Are a DES Daughter

How to Find Out if You Are a DES Daughter

Since my post about the DES breast cancer trial that gets underway in Boston this week, I’ve been asked how you would know if you were exposed to DES. Read more.

Pirates bounce back against Bridgeport

PORTLAND - The Portland Pirates got back to their winning ways to defeat the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 2-1 at the Cumberland County Civic Center Saturday night. Pirates' starter Mark Visentin earned his fifth consecutive win, allowing only four goals in that span.

DES Daughters Sue Eli Lilly

DES Daughters Sue Eli Lilly

When Patricia Royall was 28-years-old she was rushed to the emergency room with massive bleeding. The diagnosis: cervical cancer. "The doctor who treated me asked if I was a DES daughter and I told him I didn't know," says Patricia. "He told me I had some reproductive abnormalities that he had seen in other DES daughters, and explained that if my mother had taken DES while she was pregnant with me, I would need to make sure all of my future doctors and health care providers knew that I had been exposed to DES." Read more.

Bowdoin women win holiday tourney

BRUNSWICK - The Bowdoin College women's basketball team defeated Clark 58-53 in the championship game of the 2012 Bowdoin Holiday Invitational at Morrell Gymnasium on Sunday.

Bowdoin was paced by three players in double figures, including 11 from Tournament MVP Kaitlin Donahoe, who also dished out four assists and collected five rebounds. The Polar Bears have won four of their last five games and improve to 5-4 with the win. Clark falls to 7-3 with the setback.

Bonny Eagle avenges Deering, Portland rolls

NEWS CENTER - Bonny Eagle overcame a ten point deficit in the fourth quarter to knock off Deering in Porltand 45-44. 

Scots guard CJ Autry's three-point basket with under 50 seconds remaning proved to be the difference.  Deering post player Thiwat Thiwat had a last-second turnaround rattle in and out of the basket, a reveral of fortunes for the Rams having beaten Bonny Eagle in the 2012 Western Maine final. 

Each team now has  5-1 record on the season.

Meanwhile, Portland handled Gorham at the Expo 73-44. 

The Bulldogs remain one of only two unbeatens remaning in Western Maine Class 'A' joining South Portland at 6-0.

Dillon Russo led the Red Storm with 13 points en route to a 60-50 victory over SMAA rivals Biddeford.  Meanwhile, Morse beat Belfast in a rugged, foul-laden contest, 58-48.