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Mainers to Hoop Hall 

Tim Throckmorton

THE NEW ENGLAND BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME HAS ONLY BEEN AROUND FOUR YEARS, BUT ITS GROWING FAST…..THIS FALL MORE THAN 100 NEW NAMES WILL BE HONORED WITH INDUCTION INCLUDING A NUMBER FROM EASTERN MAINE…..TWO OF THE LOCAL INDUCTEES ARE COACHES…. CHARLIE KATSIAFICAS OF ELLSWORTH AND FROM MORE RECENT TIME ON THE FLOOR…. JEFF HART OF CAMDEN HILLS…..FORMER UMAINE COACH ANN MCINERNEY IS ALSO ON THE LIST…. SHE’S FROM MASSACHUSETTS…..ALSO ENTERING IN THIS 5TH NEW ENGLAND HALL OF FAME CLASS IS LIZ COFFIN OF ASHLAND… WHO WENT ON TO PLAY AT MAINE…..JULIE VEILLEUX… ANOTHER FORMER BLACK BEAR OF CONY HIGH SCHOOL JOINS HER… AND THREE BOYS FROM THE REGION WILL BE HONORED……ANDY BEDARD OF MOUNTAIN VALLEY, STEVE POUND OF STEARNS. AND JACK SCOTT FROM ELLSWORTH…..THE DINNER IS OCTOBER 9TH AT MOHEGAN SUN IN CONNECTICUT…..