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 23, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Abbott, Mt. Blue shuts down Rams

The Cougars senior struck out five batters to lead his team past Cony.


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 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 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.


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.


March 28, 2014

SPORTSMAN’S SHOW: For dogs and owners

The NAVHDA seminar demonstrated the effectiveness of sound training.


March 27, 2014

OUTDOORS: Sportsman’s Show features wide variety

The Augusta Civic Center is hosting the 34th annual edition of the event, which runs Friday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.


March 24, 2014

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL/SOFTBALL: Pitchers and catchers get underway

Winslow, which reached the state championship game last season, will be taking it slowly to start the new campaign.



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