KENNEBEC JOURNAL GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH OF THE YEAR

Sport: Basketball (Girls)

Posted: March 26th, 0201 by Tom Nolette

Hall-Dale's Terrill adapts to new role quickly
By Gary Hawkins

Brandon Terrill never figured to be a basketball coach, let alone a girls basketball coach.

He played baseball and football at Orono High School, making the Lobster Bowl as a center and tackle his senior year. He was an assistant football coach for four years and thought the game was part of his DNA.

"I always thought I'd be a football coach," he said.

But when the Hall-Dale High School girls varsity job opened up last fall, Terrill said 'what the heck' and applied. It turned out quite well. The Bulldogs finished 14-4 during the regular season and reached the semifinals of the Western Maine Class C tournament where they lost to Waynflete in overtime

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