For some Brewer and Biddeford football fans, the Friday night opening night matchup conjurs up memories of a game nearly 50 years ago - the 1970 Class A state championship game won by the Witches 48-20.
For the second straight season, the University of Maine football team will open its season against rival UNH, a game typically played at the end of the season. Regardless of when and where the game is played, head coach Joe Harasymiak knows Thursday night's game in Orono will be a tough battle.
The Husson Eagles women's soccer team is picked as the team to beat in the North Atlantic Conference. Two other Maine schools, Maine Maritime Academy and UMaine Farmington, are picked right behind the Eagles.