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Rod Simmons Bio

Simmons joins the Wolverine hockey program after three seasons as hockey director and head coach at National Sports Academy in Lake Placid, NY. Most recently, Simmons was General Manager of the Lewiston/Auburn Fighting Spirit of the NAHL. With nearly thirty years of coaching experience at the college, junior, and high school levels, Simmons is known … Continued

Jim Hopkins BIO

jhopkins@bridgtonacademy.org 207-409-5159 Insta- bridgtonacademysoccer Twitter- @BAsoccer Facebook- @BAwolverinesoccer Hopkins joins the Wolverine soccer program after spending three years as Associate Head Soccer Coach at his alma mater, the University of Southern Maine, where he was also a three-year captain for the soccer team from 1997-99. Hopkins is a United States Soccer Federation A-Licensed coach, and … Continued

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Bridgton Academy is pleased to announce the hiring of Derek Marshall as the institution’s Head Lacrosse Coach. A graduate of Lasell College, Marshall spent the last four seasons as an Assistant Lacrosse Coach at Wheaton College, where he was the Defensive Coordinator. “Derek is a home run; he … Continued

Team will begin league play in Fall 2019 CONTACT: Nick LeBel, 207-647-3322 x1217 / nlebel@bridgtonacademy.org –NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Beginning in the fall of 2019, Bridgton Academy’s baseball team will join Showcase League, the first and only “Data Driven” fall high school baseball league. The league holds an eight-game fall season, hosted on college campuses … Continued

NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Bridgton Academy is excited to announce Mr. Joe Hemmings as the institution’s next Director of Admissions. Hemmings joins Bridgton Academy after a nearly two-decade career as an admissions professional at Hebron Academy, and brings over 25 years of experience in the admissions realm to Bridgton. Following the departure of longtime Director … Continued

–NORTH BRIDGTON, ME – Three Bridgton Academy Wolverine basketball players were named to the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council’s All-NEPSAC Team for their performance in the most competitive Prep basketball league in the country. Guards Kani Glover (Brockton, MA) and Ryan Salzberg (Syracuse, NY), and Forward Kelton Samore (Portland, OR) were all named Honorable … Continued

New head soccer coach arrives from University of Southern Maine with over a decade of college coaching experience Bridgton Academy is pleased to announce the hiring of James Hopkins as Head Soccer Coach. He joins the Wolverine soccer program after spending three years as Associate Head Soccer Coach at his alma mater, the University of … Continued

Learn about all of Bridgton Academy’s 2019 National Letter of Intent signees and where they will continue their student-athlete pursuits next year.

Bridgton Academy Class Notes Written and Compiled by Sarah Gaines Welcome to Bridgton Academy Class Notes, an exclusively digital addendum to the biannual publication of our print newsletter, Bridgton Academy Today! We invite you to read on to see what some of your fellow Bridgton alumni and friends have been up to. Don’t see your name? Reconnect with your … Continued

By EJ Nichols, Burlington Township, NJ Mr. Dube’s Journalism class continues to produce great content, and we are excited to continue our focus on Elijah “EJ” Nichols a periodic contributor to bridgtonacademy.org.