Maine's famous for three things: lobster, LL Bean and pine trees.
Maine's certainly not a powerhouse in sports, but it has had its moments where athletes from the former Massachusetts territory have gone on to the national stage, and eve had a reasonable amount of success there.
This is the first part of a six part series, where I list the top athletes to come from all six New England states. If I've left anyone off this list, leave me a comment.
This article is in no particular order.
Part Two will feature the state of New Hampshire.