Posts Tagged ‘hall of fame’


Maine Sports Legends to induct 13

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 6:40 p.m.
Maine Sports Legends will honor 13 individuals as inductees into its Hall of Honors Sunday at Alfond Youth Center in Waterville. Selections from Northern Maine are William Haskell (posthumous), Emery Plourde (posthumous), Jeanette Peters and Dana Hews. From Eastern Maine are David Ames, Donald Dow and Margaret Gillis (posthumous). From …

Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame to induct 5

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 5:39 p.m.
Bob Brown, who has been coaching basketball for more than 40 years, is among five people who will be inducted next month into the Midcoast Sports Hall of Fame. Carroll LaHaye, Jeff Hart and Dean Erickson also will be honored, while Bob Morrill will be inducted posthumously. The induction ceremony …

Orono to induct 4 into athletic hall

BDN staff reports on Sept. 30, 2010, at 4:45 p.m.
ORONO — Orono High School will induct Jeff Topliff, Zac Pelleriti, Wayne Arsenault and Dave Comeau into its athletic hall of fame during ceremonies Saturday evening in conjunction with the Red Riots’ homecoming game against Old Town. The game and ceremony originally were scheduled for Friday but were pushed back …

Local colleges to host homecoming hall inductions

BDN staff reports on Sept. 30, 2010, at 4:26 p.m.
Husson University, Maine Maritime Academy and the University of Maine-Farmington will all host hall of fame induction ceremonies over the weekend, which is homecoming for all three schools. At Husson in Bangor, a Sports Hall of Fame dinner and ceremony will be held Friday at 5:30 p.m. at the Campus …

Els elected to World Golf Hall of Fame

The Associated Press on Sept. 22, 2010, at 6:39 p.m.
ATLANTA — Like most golfers, Ernie Els always wonders if he could have achieved more in his career. He was reminded Wednesday he has done plenty with the announcement that he has been elected into the World Golf Hall of Fame. Els was the only player to receive enough votes …

Bucksport’s Sankey earns 100th victory

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 21, 2010, at 6:51 p.m.
Coaching milestones are symbolic of long-term success, typically with a single athletic program. But that’s not all they represent. “It means I haven’t gotten fired,” joked Joel Sankey, who scored his 100th victory as the head football coach at Bucksport High School when the Golden Bucks held off Foxcroft Academy …
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