10 L.L. Bean
The Freeport company founded by avid outdoorsman Leon Leonwood Bean has been selling mail-order outdoor gear since 1912.
11 Portland Sea Dogs
Eight former Sea Dogs, including pitcher Josh Beckett, were on the World Series roster for the 2003 champion Florida Marlins; the Sea Dogs switched their affiliation from the Marlins to the Red Sox last year.
Maine's largest city is also its SI Sportstown, for having the best community sports programs.
13 Nik Caner-Medley
The Portland native starts at forward for the Maryland basketball team.
14 Ian Crocker
The world champion and world-record holder in the 100-meter butterfly is from Portland.
15 Bob Woolf
The pioneering sports agent from Portland had a client list that included Carl Yastrzemski, Larry Bird, Julius Erving and John Havlicek.
16 Beach to Beacon IOK Road Race
A world-class international field competes at this annual event in Cape Elizabeth founded by Joan Benoit Samuelson.
17 University of Southern Maine
The Gorham school has won two Division III baseball titles ('91 and '97).
The mountain is the site of international skiing and snowboarding competitions.
For Maine's top 50 homegrown sports figures, go to SI.com/50