Levesque, Weinrich heading to Maine Sports Hall
Former Falmouth soccer and basketball standout Roger Levesque and one-time North Yarmouth Academy hockey star Eric Weinrich are among nine members of the Maine Sports Hall of Fame’s 2015 induction class. Levesque is a 1999 Falmouth High graduate, who went on to play soccer at Stanford and with the Seattle Sounders. Weinrich played hockey at the University of Maine and spent 17 years in the National Hockey League, accumulating 388 points in 1,157 games. The 2015 class will be inducted Sunday, May 3 at the Augusta Civic Center. Tickets are $40 for hall members and $50 for non-members. FMI, 649-9367 or [email protected].
Freeport coaching openings
Freeport High School is seeking head coaches for football and softball and a junior varsity coach for girls’ lacrosse. Freeport Middle School has openings for 8th grad girls’ lacrosse and 7th grade girls’ lacrosse coaches. FMI, 865-4706, ext. 228 or [email protected].
Yarmouth hoops fundraiser Friday
Yarmouth’s basketball program will hold its annual fundraiser for the Tim White Memorial Scholarship Friday when the Clippers host Freeport in a doubleheader (the girls’ varsity game is at 5:30 p.m., the boys’ tip off at 7 p.m.). White was a dedicated and fearless community leader who, as President of the Yarmouth Basketball Boosters, was a driving force in the planning and construction of the Yarmouth High School outdoor basketball courts. White lost his battle with ALS in 2010.Tim White Night raises money for a scholarship that is awarded to one graduating senior from the girls’ and boys’ teams.
Western Maine umpire classes upcoming
The Western Maine Baseball Umpires Association is holding baseball umpire certification classes for schools and leagues above the Little League level in Cumberland and York counties Sunday mornings beginning Feb. 8. FMI, 653-8736 or [email protected].