Mark is a graduate of Bangor High School and The University of Maine where he studied journalism. He began working at The Ticket as a sophomore in college and has been senior producer and host of The Drive since Jan. 2016. Mark is an avid Boston sports fan (fanatic) and will try to sneak in 10 seconds of Premier League Soccer on the airwaves whenever possible.
UMaine Welcomes New Hockey Coach To Orono
Ben Barr made his debut appearance as University of Maine hockey head coach on the Orono campus Friday afternoon at his introductory press conference.
Ben Barr Named University of Maine Hockey Head Coach
Ben Barr is the new head coach for the University of Maine men's hockey team, becoming the fifth head coach in program history.
Report: Ben Guite Out As Maine Hockey Head Coach Candidate
The University notified media Tuesday night that it will announce the new coach at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 12.
Vikings Stomp Coyotes, Return To Regional Champ.
The Vikings controlled the contest from the opening jump to the final buzzer, building their lead as high as 43 points in the second half.
Tom Giles on Antonio Brown’s Signing and Dave Dombrowski’s Firing
Tom Giles of NBC Sports Boston joined The Drive Monday to react to the biggest headlines from the New England sports weekend.
MDI Wins First State Title in School History [BOYS]
The MDI Trojans began the game on a 10-0 run, and apart from a second quarter Wells' surge, cruised to their first state basketball championship in school history, defeating Wells, 59-39, for the Class B crown.
C’s Beat Grizz, Cavs Next [VIDEO]
A week ago, the Boston Celtics didn't have a single win against a team with a .600 winning percentage or better. Now, thanks to a pair of W's, the Celt's have helped to knock the Memphis Grizzlies from that echelon of NBA teams.
MCI, MDI Win Regional Titles [SCORES]
The MCI Huskies earned their third consecutive Class D North championship Friday night at Alumni Field with a 41-0 victory over the Dexter Tigers.
MCI Beats Mt.View 37-7 [SCORES]
Top seed MCI finishes its regular season with a 37-7 win over Mt. View. That means the Mustangs are out of the LTC playoff picture, no matter the outcome of tomorrow's Bucksport vs Ellsworth game. The Huskies wind up the regular season 9-0.
Red Riots Double Up Rams [HS FBALL SCORES]
The South Portland Red Riots came alive in the second half, scoring 28 points en route to a 42-21 road victory over the Bangor Rams.