OTHS Hall Of Famers
Baltimore Orioles broadcaster Gary Thorne headlines the second class of inductions into the Old Town High School Sports Hall Of Fame. Joining Thorne are Lauree Gott, Dereck Treadwell, Kevin Baker and Clark Young.
OTHS Hall of Fame ceremonies are set for September 27th at MacKenzie Gymnasium prior to the homecoming football game. The event is open to the public.
Here’s a look at the 2013 inductees…
Gary Thorne: Class of 1966. A multiple letter winner at OTHS who is the longtime announcer for ESPN as well as several NHL & MLB teams.
Lauree Gott: Class of 1982, was All-Maine HS selection in basketball before playing at UMaine. Coached at Northeastern Univ., Husson University, and Brewer HS. She was recently a finalist for Maine Teacher of the Year.
Dereck Treadwell: Class of 1993, was a track & cross country standout before attending UMaine where he was a conference champion, NCAA All-American and competed in Olympic trials. Coached cross country at Husson University & Hartwick College.
Kevin Baker: Class of 1968. Won basketball state championship in 1967 and is still 5th on the school’s all-time scoring list. Went on to play basketball at Husson College before enlisting in the Air Force.
Clark Young: Class of 1968. Along with Kevin Baker formed what is still considered the one of the all-time best guard combinations in Maine high school history. 1967 state basketball champion and currently 8th on the school’s all-time scoring list.