The Lewiston High School boys soccer team is comprised of players from six different countries, with a majority being African Immigrants that fled refugee camps in hopes for a better life. The story looks at how soccer has shaped the immigrant population as well as how the immigrant population has shaped a Coach and a community.
Each year the Maine Sports Hall of Fame continues its mission to make "A Better Maine Through Sport" by awarding 5 of Maine's most outstanding high school senior Scholar Athletes with $5000 scholarships. This year we received over 200 applications from extraordinary students across the State of Maine. Our task to choose just 5 Scholars out of this talented group was extremely difficult.Read more