The 6th seeded Ellsworth Eagles fell to the Orono Red Riots, the 11th seed, 49-41 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth, in a Class B North Prelim Game. Orono led for all but 1 minute in the 2nd Quarter. Orono was 14-19 from the free throw line, including 9-12 in the decisive 4th Quarter.
The Ellsworth High School Basketball Teams have some unfinished work as they play prelim games Tuesday, February 13th and Wednesday February 14th in the hopes of advancing to the Cross Insurance Center for Tourney 2018.
Former MDI Trojan Hannah Shaw took to the court Saturday, February 10th for Senior Day at Endicott College. The 2017-18 season hasn't gone the way she wished, having torn her anterior cruciate ligament and having surgery. But that didn't stop the Gulls from having Shaw on the court.
The MDI Boys Basketball Team closed out the regular season at home, at Bernard Parady Gymnasium on Thursday night, February 8th, beating the Ellsworth Eagles 65-35. It was the last regular season home game for Colby Lee, Alden Fournier, Owen Mild, Finn McConomy, Dane Vanzura, Andrew Phelps and Team …
In a high scoring game, matched by the smiles and high-fives of the athletes, the Ellsworth Unified Basketball Team nipped the combined Mattanawcook Academy/Penobscot Valley High School Team on Thursday afternoon, February 8th 78-70 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.