Tom Chard

Tom Chard

Staff Writer

tchard@pressherald.com
@TomChardPPH

(207) 791-6419



Latest Articles by Tom Chard


April 12, 2014

Boys’ basketball player of the year: Cole’s legacy isn’t tarnished

Despite four straight losses in the Western Class A final, Dustin Cole leaves a lasting impression at Bonny Eagle.


April 11, 2014

Father, daughter share a posing stage

Ned and Melissa Boxer will compete in bodybuilding on Saturday.


April 9, 2014

Maine men are fixtures at the Masters

Three fans have attended the tournament together for years.


April 3, 2014

Middle age won’t slow masters runner Sue McCarthy

The local mom sets her sights on a world title.


March 29, 2014

Furbush secure in Mariners’ bullpen

Charlie Furbush of South Portland is ready for the season to begin.


March 26, 2014

Maine basketball Hall of Fame names first induction class

A class of 23 will be the first to enter the Hall, with ceremonies scheduled for Aug. 21 in Bangor.


March 24, 2014

Ready, set, throw: High school pitchers, catchers hit the gym

They get a week's head start on the rest of Maine's baseball and softball teams.


March 24, 2014

Professional Bowlers Association would like to have an event in Portland area

Executives from the PBA are impressed after touring four bowling centers in the Portland area two weeks ago.


March 21, 2014

Hampden’s Gilpin named Maine Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year

The 6-foot-5 power forward averaged 23 points, 10.1 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.6 steals a game for the Broncos (21-1), who won their third straight Eastern Maine Class A title.


March 18, 2014

Former Deering High player proves useful to Orioles

Ryan Flaherty, who plays many positions, may start the season at third base.



Latest Blogs by Tom Chard


March 18, 2012

UMaine to play Minnesota-Duluth in Worcester, Mass.


March 17, 2012

Black Bears sixth-ranked & going for top seed


March 16, 2012

Yes, I have heard of Scott Pellerin; and other hockey musings


March 15, 2012

UMaine's Spencer Abbott Hockey East Player of the Year; Abbott & Brian Dumoulin Hobey Baker finalists


March 15, 2012

BC's Brian Dumoulin of Biddeford honored again


March 3, 2012

Maine beats New Hampshire 1-0, secures fourth-place in Hockey East


March 2, 2012

Bowdoin tops USM 75-68, UNE and UMaine eliminated


March 1, 2012

UMaine women's basketball wins first round in America East tournament


February 27, 2012

Bowdoin, USM, UNE invited to NCAA Division III women's basketball tournament


January 27, 2012

UMaine football to play Boston College to start 2012 schedule