Ernie Clark covers high school sports, youth baseball and American Legion baseball for the BDN and also writes a weekly blog. He is a graduate of Foxcroft Academy and the University of Maine. He is a four-time winner of the Maine Sportswriter of the Year award and worked as a sportswriter and sports editor at the Central Maine Morning Sentinel in Waterville for 11 years before starting at the BDN in 2000. He has also worked as a sportscaster for WZON radio of Bangor and MPBN-TV.