AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Former NASCAR driver Ricky Craven enjoyed two trips to the winner's circle during his time in NASCAR's top tier. Now, he has a third checkered flag. The Hampden native was one of ten people in the Maine Sports Hall of Fame class of 2013.
Joining him was former congressman, senator, and Secretary of Defense William Cohen, who was a standout ballplayer for Bangor High School and Bowdoin on the basketball court.
Waterville and Bowdoin alum Dr. Douglas Brown has distinguished himself in sports medicine. The Portland Bulldogs team physician for three plus decades also served as a team physician for US soccer.
In the coaching ranks, Mt. Blue and UMaine Farmington alum Paula Doughty is the architect behind the Skowhegan field hockey powerhouse. She's won 14 state titles, including 11 of the last 12.