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BOBBY DORR WINS 2021 CAPTAIN JOEL BARNES COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD

PORTLAND, ME – April 2nd, 2021 – Ellsworth Fire Captain Robert (Bobby) Dorr has been named the winner of the 2021 Captain Joel Barnes Community Service Award. Dorr becomes the second recipient of the award, which was created in honor of heroic Berwick Fire Captain Joel Barnes, who lost his life in the line of […]

‘TOMATO TOSS’ GOES VIRTUAL, WITH DROP FROM RAFTERS

PORTLAND, ME – March 17th, 2021 – “Toss a Tomato, Win Some Dough,” has been a popular staple at Maine Mariners home games through the first two seasons of operation. Despite not playing a 2020-21 season, the Mariners have revived the game in a virtual way, with a “tomato drop” from the rafters of the […]

A BUSY WEEKEND OF COMMUNITY EVENTS

The Mariners are involved in three big community events this weekend! Here is all you need to know about what’s going on: Armstrong Skills Competition When: Friday, March 12th Where: The Rink At Thompson’s Point What time: 11 AM – 7:30 PM Mariners Head Coach & Assistant General Manager Riley Armstrong and wife, Amber, have […]

FOURTH ANNUAL CHECKING FOR CHARITY FEATURES MARINERS PRESENCE

PORTLAND, ME – March 2nd, 2021 – The fourth annual “Checking For Charity” will take place on Sunday, March 14th at Troubh Ice Arena, and the Maine Mariners will be strongly represented. Riley Armstrong, Terrence Wallin, and Ted and Brian Hart are all playing in the tournament, while Michael Keeley will be broadcasting the event […]

HEROES WALL COLLECTS NEARLY 200 SIGNATURES

PORTLAND, ME – February 23rd, 2021 – After collecting 198 signatures in four “Heroes Wall” events throughout the month of February, the Maine Mariners will be donating over 200 tickets to local healthcare workers for the 2021-22 season. The Heroes Wall, presented by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, is a banner that the Mariners set up […]

MARINERS TO RETAIN RIGHTS TO SIGNED PLAYERS FOR 2021-22

PORTLAND, ME – February 18th, 2021 – The ECHL held its Midseason Meeting of the Board of Governors this week and announced on Thursday key updates pertaining to the 2021-22 season. Among the updates, the news that any player that had signed with a non-participating team for the 2020-21 season and went on to sign […]

MARINERS HOCKEY OPERATIONS TO RAISE MONEY FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES

PORTLAND, ME – February 10th, 2021 – Despite the absence of a 2020-21 season, Mariners Head Coach & Assistant General Manager Riley Armstrong and Equipment Manager Jake Rogers are putting their talents to use to help local small businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the Armstrong Skills Competition and “Pro Shop Saturdays,” the Mariners hockey […]