Inducted in 1978
Donna Lyons
Born on November 30, -0001 in

When you have matriculated at Lewiston High School for four years taking the academic courses, stand ninth in your Senior Class of four hundred fifty-three, with a grade point average of 95.096 plus 21.75 Carnegie credits for graduation, you're a member of the National Honor Society, you have received the National Merit Commendation letter, plus the Daughters of the American Revolution Citizenship Award, the ninth grade overall scholarship award, been a member of your High School's quiz team, the school's outstanding French student from the 9th through the 12th year, and a delegate to Girls' State, you are Donna Claire Lyons, and you've been a very busy girl academically. Attaining those credits seems incredible, but they're only the beginning. Donna's athletic achievements reads like the Guinness Book of Records, having been voted the school's best overall athlete, the best player on the All-Star volleyball team, a pitcher on the All-Star softball team, as well as an outstanding All-Star in basketball and soccer, Captain of varsity field hockey, voted most valuable alpine and nordic skier as a Sophomore, team skimeister as a Junior, plus team and state skimeister as a Senior. Donna was the school's outstanding tennis player in her 10th, 11th, and 12th years, playing both singles and doubles. She was the Lewiston High School nominee for the All-Star Award and Scholarship sponsored by the Woman's Sport Magazine. She was also the Martindale Country Club's Junior Golf Champion in 1975. Already this great young lady has been accepted at Williams College, where her academic interests will be in economcs, and sportswise in skiing.

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The Maine Sports Hall of Fame was established in 1972 for the purpose of: 1) appointing and bestowing recognition awards and scholarships to outstanding Maine high school scholar-athletes; and, 2) to formally honor and memorialize Maine athletes and sports figures who have brought distinction and honor to the state of Maine.

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