May 23, 2011

Snapshot: Hall of Fame induction

The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram's "Snapshot" feature stars you, the public. The recurring photo spread shows scenes from gatherings around the state. It's a "Snapshot of life in Maine."

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Art Dyer, a former basketball coach at Medomak Valley and Westbrook high schools, is joined by his wife, Elizabeth. Dyer had a record of 336-50 in 20 high school seasons.

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Earle "Pete" Cooper poses with his wife, Lois. Cooper coached football for 28 years at Lawrence High and now assists his son, Kevin, at Bonny Eagle.

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These pictures were taken Sunday at the Maine Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremonies at the Augusta Civic Center.


Photos by Tim Greenway/Staff Photographer

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Olympic snowboardcross gold medalist Seth Wescott is flanked by his mother, Margaret, and his father, Jim, a former cross country and track and field coach at Colby College.

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Doug Roberts, with his wife, Pam, was honored for his basketball accomplishments at Rumford High, which he led to two state titles and a New England championship.

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Harold "Tank" Violette, with his wife, Harriet, coached Winslow High to six state championships in hockey and five in football.

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Dick McGee, honored for a long career as a football player, coach and athletic director, is joined by his daughters, Susan Perkins, left, and Marcia Goodhue, and his son, Mike, a longtime boys' basketball coach at Lawrence High.


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