Jay Wakefield
Induction Year: 1997
Class of: 1979
Sports: Baseball and Basketball

Jay Wakefield, 1979- Jay Wakefield was an All-District Five basketball player who was a major contributor to the Huskies 1978 and 1979 NAIA tournament teams that advanced to the national tournament in Kansas City, Mo. The school’s eighth all-time leading scorer (1368 points), he also is among the men’s basketball career leaders in assists (382- 8th), steals (160- 8th) and rebounds (682-7th). His single game best was 32 points against Plymouth State College in February 1977. Wakefield is a customer service manager with UNUM. He has been involved with Yarmouth Little League and Cumberland Recreation Youth Basketball and travel teams. He has a degree in elementary education. He and his wife, Christina, have two daughters and reside in Cumberland.