U.S. Navy Admiral John C. Aquilino, Bridgton Academy Class of 1980, was named Commander of the U.S. Navy’s Pacific Fleet in a ceremony on May 17 in a ceremony on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. Most recently commander of both the Navy’s 5th Fleet and Naval Forces Central Command, Aquilino takes charge of a fleet … Continued
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Connor Cullen (Ankeny, IA) has been named one of Bridgton Academy’s Triple Threat Award recipients for Early Winter 2018. Each quarter Bridgton Academy selects two to three athletes who have gone above and beyond – not only on the selected playing field, but also in the classroom and throughout the Bridgton Academy community. This award … Continued
Thomas Marhoffer (Scituate, MA) has been named one of Bridgton Academy’s Triple Threat Award recipients for Early Winter 2018. Each quarter Bridgton Academy selects two to three athletes who have gone above and beyond – not only on the selected playing field, but also in the classroom and throughout the Bridgton Academy community. This award … Continued
Bridgton Academy Head Baseball Coach and Director of Athletics and Athletic Recruitment Aaron Izaryk appeared on “The Best Ever You” podcast. You can hear Coach Izaryk speak about his journey, from the suburbs of Toronto, Canada, to the University of Maine and finally Bridgton Academy. Coach Izaryk, a four-year baseball player for the Black Bears, … Continued
Academy selects Hampshire Development Corp to renovate historic dormitory on North Bridgton campus NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – After an extensive search, Bridgton Academy has selected Hampshire Development Corporation of Exeter, New Hampshire, to conduct a major renovation project on Cleaves Hall, Bridgton Academy’s largest dormitory. Scheduled to begin on January 24, the work will be … Continued
Sally Schantz Hapenney, 82, of North Bridgton died Saturday December 16, 2017 after a short illness. Sally was born July 6, 1935 in Berwyn, Illinois, the daughter of Worth and Ruth Hamilton Schantz. She lived in Riverside, IL. until 1942 when her family, including her grandfather Orpheus Schantz, moved to Red Bank, New Jersey. Sally … Continued
MILTON, MA – Two touchdown passes from Joe Bernard (Bishop Brady HS, NH) were not enough for the Wolverines to overcome as Bridgton Academy dropped its season opener to the Curry College JV 20-14 in Milton on Sunday. Trailing 7-0 midway through the 2nd quarter, Bernard connected with WR Johnny Rosario (Thornton Academy, ME) on … Continued
Chris Webb, Bridgton Academy’s Chief Enrollment and Advancement Officer, has been named to the Board of Directors for the Independent Schools Association of Northern New England (ISANNE). The 11 member ISANNE Board of Directors is the organization’s governing body. ISANNE, founded in the 1970’s, currently has a membership of 62 schools, which employ over 2700 … Continued
NEPSAC Class AAA honorable mention earned by Bobby Planutis and Jack Lesure.
Martin J. Mooney has been named Bridgton Academy’s 48th Head of School, completing a six-month, nationwide search to find the right candidate. Mooney will officially assume the position on July 1.