Tom Bird ’07 was a three-sport athlete for Lee Academy, excelling at soccer (All-Maine honors), tennis (two-time MVP), and especially basketball. He is the third-leading male scorer in Lee Academy’s history, scoring more than 1,200 points in his LA basketball career. As a sophomore he scored 32 points in the Eastern Maine final. In 2006, he scored 24 consecutive free throws, the most that season nationwide. His sister Karin Bird is also a member of the Lee Academy Athletic Hall of Fame.
Tom was inducted into the Lee Academy Athletic Hall of Fame in October 2013.