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Legendary UMaine baseball coach passes away

PORTLAND (WGME) -- A longtime University of Maine baseball coach has passed away.

CBS 13's Dave Eid reports John Winkin died Saturday afternoon. He was 94.

Winkin was inducted to multiple halls of fame and has lead six University of Maine squads to the College World Series.

He ended his career coaching baseball at Husson University. He retired from coaching in 2008 at 87-years-old.

He also coached at Colby College in Waterville for twenty years at the beginning of his career.