Maines’ resignation as Scarborough girls basketball coach rekindles public-private issue

The debate concerning whether public- and private-school interscholastic athletic teams should continue to compete against each other or have separate postseason tournaments arose again this week with the decision by veteran coach Tom Maines to resign after one season of guiding the Scarborough High School girls varsity basketball squad. Maines guided the Red Storm to […]

End of an era at MCI also a sign of the times

Long before there were Caron Butler and DerMarr Johnson and Brad Miller and Cuttino Mobley and Sam Cassell, there were guys like Skip Chappelle and Ed Guiski who enhanced their athletic and academic standing with a postgraduate year at Maine Central Institute. For Chappelle, who went on to star as a player at the University […]