Hall of Excellence

The Fryeburg Academy Hall of Excellence was instituted to further recognize outstanding achievements and contributions in the area of extra-curricular activities by the Academy's many gifted and dedicated students and friends while maintaining the integrity of the institution. This distinction may be earned through participation, or supporting in some significant way the extra-curricular programs at Fryeburg Academy. For more information regarding the Hall of Excellence, or to nominate someone, please download the form on this page or contact Dawn Gale '81, Director, Academy Fund and Alumni Relations. 

2019 Inductees

List of 9 news stories.

  • 1989 Girls Soccer Class B State Champs / Team

    We are proud to welcome our first team into the Hall of Excellence this year! The FA 1989 Girls Soccer Team made the history books 30 years ago this fall when they captured the Maine Class B State title --- posting four consecutive shut outs during the playoffs.
  • Alice (Alden) Herrera Lafavour '01

    Alice Herrera (Alden) LaFavour was one of the most talented female athletes to attend Fryeburg Academy.
  • Brian Smith '65

    Brian Smith was a standout student-athlete during his time at Fryeburg Academy.
  • Clarence G. Walker, Significant Supporter

    In 1931, Clarence Walker was hired as Fryeburg Academy’s first industrial arts instructor, by Headmaster, Elroy LaCasce.
  • Katie Shorey '06

    Katie Shorey is a 2006 graduate of Fryeburg Academy. Throughout her four years, she was a leader, a scholar, an athlete, an artist, and a civic-minded individual. She played varsity field hockey and tennis, as well as cheerleading.
  • Kenneth "Tinker" Kiesman '65

    Kenneth Kiesman, known to most as “Tinker” graduated from the Academy in 1965.
  • Macdara Nash '84

    Macdara Nash graduated from Fryeburg Academy in 1984.
  • Michael Hill '79

    Mike Hill is a member of the class of 1979. Mike excelled as a student and an athlete.
  • William Housum, Significant Supporter

    Bill fell in love with the Fryeburg area while he was a camper and then counselor at the former Camp Etowah on Kimball Lake.

Hall of Excellence Members

List of 9 news stories.

  • Brooke Anderson Robertson '04

    Brooke Anderson Robertson was a standout athlete and scholar throughout her years at Fryeburg Academy.
  • Carol Brown Brooks '53

    Carol Brown Brooks is a graduate of the FA’s Class of 1953.
  • David Greenidge '66

    David Greenidge entered Fryeburg from Cambridge, MA, as a senior in the fall of 1965.
  • Hannah Hill '09

    Hannah Hill is a member of the Class of 2009 and it was clear early on that she was destined for greatness on the softball field.
  • Howard P. Ross, Significant Supporter

    Although not a graduate, Howard Ross was an integral part of Fryeburg Academy for almost twenty years, working as an employee, a coach, and a parent who enjoyed watching his children attend and graduate from the school.
  • Martha Grover Holden '74

    Martha Grover Holden is a member of FA’s Class of 1974. A standout student/athlete, Martha was a four-year varsity member of the field hockey and ski teams, she also ran track for three years after playing softball her freshman year.
  • Benjamin Hammond '01

    Ben Hammond enjoyed four years in the spotlight as an actor/musician at Fryeburg Academy.
  • Dave and Peg Mason, Significant Supporters

    “They had a calm, nurturing manner about them that ended up settling into your bones,” … a quote from a former camper attending Dave’s 100th birthday party last April.
  • David R. Hastings III '68

    David Hastings was an exceptional scholar/athlete while a student at Fryeburg Academy.

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