Stories about Hampden Academy


Skowhegan Area Boys Basketball 34 at Hampden 57

By Russ Bartlett on Dec. 27, 2014, at 7:45 p.m.
At Hampden, Jake Black and Brendan McIntyre scored 11 and 10 points, respectively, to lead the Broncos to victory. Isaac Witham paced Skowhegan with eight points. Skowhegan 0 7 17 34 Hampden 13 25 46 57

Hampden Boys Basketball 57 at Cony 43

By Russ Bartlett on Dec. 23, 2014, at 10:42 p.m.
At Augusta, Nick Gilpin had 16 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists to power Hampden Academy to victory over Cony. Nick Chasse added 14 points and Conary Moore recorded 10 points and 9 rebounds. Cony’s Liam Stokes scored a game-high 20 points to pace the Rams. Hampden 15 30 40 …

Hampden Boys Basketball 55 at Lawrence 45

By Russ Bartlett on Dec. 18, 2014, at 9:43 p.m.
At Lawrence, Jake Black scored 16 points and grabbed 9 rebounds to propel Hampden Academy to the win. Nick Gilpin recorded 11 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists for the Broncos. Ian McIntyre added 10 points. For Lawrence, Seth Powers tallied 14 points and Dustin Simpson-Bragg had 10. Hampden 18 …

Messalonskee Boys Basketball 62 at Hampden 64

on Dec. 16, 2014, at 7 p.m.

Brunswick Boys Basketball 32 at Hampden 43

By Russ Bartlett on Dec. 12, 2014, at 9:25 p.m.
At Hampden, Nick Gilpin scored 20 points to lead the Broncos by the Dragons. Brendan McIntyre added 11 points for the Broncos. Taran Payne paced Brunswick with 14 points. HA 13 23 33 43 Br.  6 20 26 32

Bangor Boys Basketball 39 at Hampden 50

on Dec. 10, 2014, at 7 p.m.

Hampden Boys Basketball 38 at Brewer 43

By Clayton Blood on Dec. 05, 2014, at 10:33 p.m.
At Brewer, Matt Pushard scored 13 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to spearhead the Witches to a season-opening Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference victory over the defending Eastern Maine champion Broncos. Jared St. Thomas and Carter Smith contributed 13 and 12 points, respectively, for Brewer. Hampden Academy was led by Brendan …
Zach Gilpin

Hampden basketball star Zach Gilpin to attend Bridgton Academy

By Ernie Clark on June 12, 2014, at 9:20 p.m.
Bridgton Academy bills itself as “The Year that Makes the Difference,” and Hampden Academy basketball star Zach Gilpin hopes that’s the case. Gilpin, named the state’s 2013-14 Gatorade Player of the Year after leading the Broncos to their third consecutive Eastern Maine Class A championship last winter, …
 Portland High School senior Matt Talbot cuts down the net at the Cumberland County Civic Center Saturday night after his Portland High School Bulldogs defeated the Broncos of Hampden Academy for the state Class A basketball championship.

Portland’s defensive pressure subdues Hampden in Class A boys basketball state final

By Ernie Clark on March 01, 2014, at 9:43 p.m.
Hampden Academy boys basketball coach Russ Bartlett suggested in the days leading up to the Class A state championship game that the Portland Bulldogs were the best opponent his team has faced in the last two years. He wasn’t lying. Portland scored 17 unanswered points to close …

Hampden Academy Boys Basketball 82 at Oxford Hills 54

By Michelle Pelletier on Feb. 21, 2014, at 8:45 p.m.
Hampden's Nick Gilpin (4) goes to the basket past Edward Little's Llewellyn Jensen (4) during Class A semifinal action at the Augusta Civic Center on Wednesday night.

Brothers guide Hampden back to East Class A basketball final

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 19, 2014, at 10:56 p.m.
AUGUSTA | It’s back to the Eastern Maine finals for the defending state champions. Zach Gilpin scored 21 points and younger brother Nick Gilpin added 16 as the top-ranked Hampden Academy Broncos topped No. 5 Edward Little of Auburn 67-49 in their regional basketball semifinal at the Augusta Civic …

Hampden Academy Boys Basketball 67 at Edward Little 49

By Michelle Pelletier on Feb. 19, 2014, at 9 p.m.
Zach Gilpin

Three sets of teammates among semifinalists for Mr., Miss Maine Basketball honors

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 19, 2014, at 5:42 p.m.
AUGUSTA | Integrating talented individuals into a cohesive team is one of the keys to success in any sport. Perhaps that’s one big reason the three teams with two semifinalists for the Mr. or Miss Maine Basketball awards — the Hampden Academy and Portland boys squads and the Catherine …

Hampden Academy Boys Basketball 85 at Lewiston 47

By Michelle Pelletier on Feb. 17, 2014, at 1 p.m.

Hampden Boys Basketball 74 at Skowhegan Area 30

By Russ Bartlett on Feb. 06, 2014, at 7 p.m.
At Skowhegan, Zach gilpin scored 31 points to lead Hampden to the win over the Indians for its 4oth straight win. Matt Martin added 12 points and grabbed 9 rebounds and Nick Gilpin had 11 assists for the Broncos. Eli Holland and Isaac Witham each scored 8 points for Skowhegan. …
Zach Gilpin

Hampden boys basketball team keeps winning streaks alive

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 05, 2014, at 2:59 p.m.
The streaks just keep growing for the unbeaten Hampden Academy boys basketball team. The Broncos’ 71-30 Senior Night victory over Mt. Blue of Farmington on Tuesday was the team’s 39th in a row overall since they fell to Deering of Portland 59-50 in the 2012 Class A state championship game. …

Mt. Blue Boys Basketball 30 at Hampden 71

By russ Bartlett on Feb. 04, 2014, at 6:30 p.m.
At Hampden, Zach Gilpin scored 29 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to power the Broncos past the Mt. Blue Cougars. Gilpin scored his 1000th career point in the game. Brendan McIntyre added 10 points for Hampden. Cam Abbott scored 8 points for the Cougars and Kindle Bonsall had 7 points. Hampden …

Oxford Hills Boys Basketball 58 at Hampden 66

on Feb. 01, 2014, at 3 p.m.
Hampden Academy's Nick Gilpin (left) drives past Messalonskee High School's Jordon Holmes during a boys basketball game in Hampden on Tuesday evening.

Hampden boys basketball team handles Messalonskee, extending win streak to 37

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 28, 2014, at 10:22 p.m.
Very little has deterred the undefeated Hampden Academy boys basketball team so far this winter, so could a weeklong layoff and a high-quality opponent possibly curtail the undefeated Broncos’ momentum? The answer was an unqualified no, as coach Russ Bartlett’s defending state champions extended their two-year winning …

Messalonskee Boys Basketball 48 at Hampden 78

on Jan. 28, 2014, at 7 p.m.

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