Girls’ basketball roundup

first_img Bio Like he did in the ’60s, Noel Paul Stookey sings out in troubling times – December 27, 2017 ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Eagles upped their record to 4-1 and the Mount Desert Island Trojans remained unbeaten at 5-0 in girls’ basketball action last week.Ellsworth 46, Old Town 28At Old Town on Wednesday, Dec. 17, rallied from a five-point first-half deficit, outscoring the Coyotes 33-13 in the second half en route to a 46-28 win.The Eagles dominated on the boards, outrebounding the Coyotes 39-18, and got balanced scoring.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textHailee Langley led the way with 10 points and six rebounds, Sammy Mason had nine points and a team-high nine rebounds, and Emily Berry and Caitlin Bean each had nine points and eight rebounds.For the Coyotes, Lauren Martin had 11 points.Ellsworth 14, Hermon 4At home on Friday, the Eagles snapped a 15-15 halftime tie and outscored the Hermon Hawks 17-8 in the third period in rolling to a 50-32 victory.Madison Card had a strong game offensively for the Eagles with 19 points and four assists.Langley finished with 12 points, Bean had nine and Mason had a team-high seven rebounds.For Hermon, Katie Corey had 11 points and Shelby Caron pulled down a game-high 10 rebounds.In other action:MDI 72, WA 46At East Machias on Tuesday, Dec. 16, MDI’s high-scoring Trojans rolled to a 72-46 win over the host Raiders.Kelsey Shaw had a bitg game for MDI with 33 points and Sierra Tapley added 17.Logan Huckins scored 18 points and Lauren Raye chipped in with 11 for the Raiders.Sumner 47, Bucksport 36At Bucksport on Thursday, the Sumner Tigers jumped in front early and never trailed, downing the host Golden Bucks 47-36.For Sumner, Jordan Merchant led the way with 14 points and 14 rebounds, Taya Moore added 11 points and Savana Turner and Kiandra Barnes chipped in with nine each.Breanna Coombs finished with 11 points and Zoe Erickson and Casey Coombs had eight each for the Golden Bucks.GSA 58, Searsport 39The George Stevens Academy Eagles got off to a strong start in Blue Hill Thursday, connecting on five three-pointers in the first period as they rolled to a 58-39 win over the Searsport Vikings.Morgan Dauk finished with 23 points and 12 rebounds, Alice Dillon had 20 points, five rebounds and six assists and Mazie Smallidge had 10 rebounds for the Eagles.Searsport was led by Melinda Ogden, who hit six three-pointers in leading all scorers with 25 points.Calais 72, Sumner 56Maddy McVicar scored a game-high 28 points and Kaylee Johnson had 26 points, including six three-pointers, as the Calais Blue Devils downed the Tigers 72-56 in Calais on Saturday.For the Tigers, Jordan Merchant again led the way with 20 points and 10 rebounds.Savana Turner added 12 points, including four three-pointers, and Taylor Merchant chipped in with 10 points.Searsport 58, DI-Stonington 35Melinda Ogden scored 27 points to lead the host Vikings over the Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners 58-35 on Saturday in Searsport.Ally Eaton scored 14 points and Alli Cormier added eight for the Mariners.MDI 62, GSA 32Kelsey Shaw had another strong scoring performance with 20 points to lead the Trojans past the GSA Eagles 62-32 on Saturday in Bar Harbor.Sarah Phelps chipped in with 13 points for the Trojans in their fifth win.Morgan Dauk scored 12 points and Megan Nowland added seven for the Eagles, who are 3-2 on the season so far.John Bapst 58, Bucksport 25The John Bapst Crusaders downed the Golden Bucks 58-25 on Saturday in Bucksport. GSA surges in 4th to win Northern Maine title – February 26, 2017 Is this the kind of government we deserve? – July 10, 2017center_img Latest Posts Hugh BowdenExecutive EditorHugh writes editorials, covers Hancock County sports and helps out where needed in The American’s editorial department. When he’s not on the sidelines, he enjoys playing jazz and tennis. [email protected] Latest posts by Hugh Bowden (see all)last_img