UMaine To Retire Mark Sweeney’s Number 12 

A former UMainer will have a permanent place in Black Bear history very soon.The school will retire Mark Sweeney’s number 12 in a ceremony in the fall.The former Black Bear outfielder and 1991 First Team All-American will join Mike Bordick, Dr. John Winkin, Bill Swift, and Jack Butterfield as the only members of the baseball program to have a number retired.Sweeney will also be honored during halftime of the football game against William & Mary on October 19th.