Gary Hawkins

Gary Hawkins

Staff Writer

ghawkins@centralmaine.com

(207) 621-5638
Gary Hawkins has worked at the Kennebec Journal since 1980. His primary beats are baseball, boys basketball, girls and boys soccer and golf.



Latest Articles by Gary Hawkins


April 16, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Weather dampens season openers

Snow-covered and wet fields have hurt spring sports from starting on time in central Maine.


April 15, 2014

COLLEGE CONNECTIONS: Meehan handling 2 sports at Husson

The Gardiner graduate is playing baseball and football for the Eagles.


April 14, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Richmond pride runs deep in coaching staff

Ryan Gardner and Phil Houdlette are giving back to their alma mater.


April 10, 2014

GOLF: Area courses poised to open

Cold weather took its toll, but winter is releasing its grip slowly but surely.


April 9, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL NOTEBOOK: Cony staff gets unexpected boost

The Rams added pitching depth through Mitchell Bonenfant and Payton Kennison, who weren’t on the roster last season.


April 3, 2014

T’s driving range in Manchester open, despite central Maine’s still-wintry terrain

Other courses, like Natanis in Vassalboro, hope to open sometime this month if the snow and ice finally melt.


April 2, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: New coaches bring experience to their jobs

Positions have filled up among area sports teams as spring season begins.


April 1, 2014

COLLEGE CONNECTIONS: Kahl thrives at Coast Guard Academy

The Monmouth Academy alum had big shoes to fill when she arrived in New London, but is improving as a pitcher.


March 31, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL: Spring athletes eager to get outside

Most teams kicked off their seasons indoors Monday, except the Hall-Dale team which had to shovel snow off its outdoor track.


March 30, 2014

Globetrotters return to Augusta after 11-year absence

The players have changed over the years, but some of their routines remain the same as they have for over eight decades.



Latest Blogs by Gary Hawkins


April 24, 2013

BASKETBALL: Cony interviewing candidates


April 17, 2013

BASEBALL: Gardiner sharp in opener


March 25, 2013

Winslow school board meeting turns contentious


March 8, 2013

BOYS HOCKEY: Greely, Messalonskee set for showdown


March 2, 2013

HOCKEY: Ex-Lawrence goalie gets into coaching


February 27, 2013

BOYS HOCKEY: Start times changed for Eastern B semis


February 20, 2013

BASKETBALL: Worster, Carey, Lee finalists for Mr., Miss Maine


February 20, 2013

BOYS BASKETBALL: Belanger comes through for Valley


February 18, 2013

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Defense lifts Hyde by Valley


February 16, 2013

BASKETBALL: Gillespies play key roll for Valley