ORONO, MAINE (WABI)- UMaine announced today longtime assistant men’s hockey coach, Grant Standbrook, will be inducted into the UMaine Sports Hall of Fame this year.
They've added Standbrook to their previously announced group.
Grant coached and recruited players for UMaine hockey for 21 years, playing a major part in the program's two national championships. Umaine won over 500 games during his time in Orono. Grant, “the recruiter”, brought in 34 All-Americans, 10 Olympians, and 69 players he helped develop into NHL caliber according to the school's release.
The UMaine Hall of Fame ceremony is September 8th.
UMaine Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2017
1993 Men's Ice Hockey Team National Champions
Mike DeVito Football
Charles "Chuck" Martin Swimming
Daniel Rearick Track & Field
Grant Standbrook Men's Ice Hockey
David Thompson Baseball
Gary Thorne Broadcaster
Vicki Tolton Women's Track & Field
Ashley Waters Softball