Hampden Academy Bronco senior Zach Gilpin has been named Gatorade Player of the Year in Maine. Gilpin helped lead the Broncos to an Eastern Maine Class A title by averaging 23 points and 10 rebounds a game.

The 6-5 Gilpin was also a finalist for the Mr. Maine Basketball Award. That honor went to Bonny Eagle HS senior Dustin Cole.

Here's a look at past Gatorade POY choices....

Past Winners

NAME

YEAR

  POS

  SCHOOL

Garet Beal

2013

  G/F 

 Jonesport-Beals

Garet Beal

2012

  G/F

 Jonesport-Beals

Tyler McFarland

2011

  F

 Camden Hills

Stefano Mancini

2010

  SG

 Falmouth

Thomas Knight

2009

  C

 Dirigo

Ryan Martin

2008

  G

 Maranacook

Troy Barnies

2007

  F

 Edward Little

Carlos Strong

2006

 G

 Deering

Tyler Emmons

2005

 F

 Portland

Darren Mastropaolo

2004

 C

 Falmouth

Ralph Mims

2003

 G

 Brunswick

Nik Caner-Medley

2002

 F

 Deering

Jamaal Caterina

2001

 G

 Deering

Chris Markwood

2000

 G

 South Portland

Braden Clement

1999

 G

 Skowhegan

Austin Ganly

1998

 F

 Greely

Mike Mastropaolo

1997

 G

 Falmouth

T.J. Caouette

1996

 F

 Winthrop

T.J. Caouette

1995

 F

 Winthrop

Andy Bedard

1994

 G

 Mountain Valley

Ken Rassi

1993

 C

 John Bapst

Matt Arsenault

1992

 PG

 Old Town

Dana Doran

1991

 F

 Messalonskee

Mark O'Brien

1990

 G

 Deering

Raymond Alley

1989

 G

 Vinalhaven

Francois Bouchard

1988

 C

 Old Orchard Beach

Perry Carter

1987

 F

 Maine Central Institute

Derrick Hodge

1986

 F

 Morse