The Ellsworth Eagles Boys Basketball Team beat the John Bapst Crusaders 73-57 in Ellsworth on Friday, January 18th. Darby Barry drained 7 3's for Ellsworth, including 4 3's in the final quarter.

Ellsworth jumped out to a 18-17 lead in the 1st Quarter. Barry had 2 3's for 6 points, "Birthday Boy" Hunter Curtis had 4 points, Connor Crawford had a 3-pointer, Jackson Curtis 3 points and Devin Grindle 2 points for the Eagles. For John Bapst Jagger Cumming had 6 points with a 3-pointer, Rhett McDonald had 4 points, Nick Marvin a 3-pointer and Ethan Newcomb and Alec Gagnon 2 points each.

Ellsworth outscored John Bapst 21-13 in the 2nd Quarter to take a 39-30 lead at the end of the 1st Half. For Ellsworth Jackson Curtis had 10 points, Norman Jodrey 6 points, Barry another 3-pointer and Grindle 2 points. For the Crusaders Sam Peterson had 7 points with a 3-pointer and McDonald, Cummings and Marvin had 2 points each.

Ellsworth increased their lead to 16 points at the end of the 3rd Quarter, 56-40, outscoring the Crusaders 17-10. Jackson Curtis had 8 points, Grindle a 3-pointer and Hunter Curtis, Jodrey and Barry had 2 points each.For John Bapst Peterson had 4 points, and Gagnon, McDonald and Newcomb 2 points each.

Ellsworth was led by Darby Barry with 23 points and Jackson Curtis had 21 points. Devin Grindle had 9 points. In addition to Barry's 7 3's, Connor Crawford and Devin Grindle each had a 3-pointer. Ellsworth was 8-12 from the free throw line

John Bapst had 3 players in double figures, with Rhett McDonald having 16 points, Jagger Cummings had 11 points with 2 3's. Sam Peterson had 11 points with a 3-pointeer. Alec Gagnon and Nick Marvin each had a 3-pointer. The Crusaders were 5-8 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 9-4 and off until next Friday, January 25th when they will play at Presque Isle at 7:30PM.

John Bapst is 3-10 and plays next at Foxcroft Academy on Saturday, January 26th at 7PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
John Bapst  Boys 17 13 10 17 57
Ellsworth Boys 18 21 17 17 73

Box Score

John Bapst

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
0 Max Chadwick 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Alec Gagnon 1 7 2 1 1 2 2 3
12 Noah Dube 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Rhett McDonald 1 16 6 6 0 4 4 1
20 Sam Ellis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Sam Peterson 1 11 5 4 1 0 0 2
24 Jagger Cummings 1 11 4 2 2 1 1 2
30 Nick Marvin 1 5 2 1 1 0 0 2
32 Cayman Zephir 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Jaedan Sockebeson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Ethan Newcomb 1 7 3 3 0 1 4 2
50 Devlin Crowley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
52 Quinn Mitchell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Luke Norman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 57 22 17 5 8 11 12

Ellsworth

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
3 Devin Grindle 1 9 4 3 1 0 0 3
4 Connor Crawford 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 2
10 Hunter Curtis 1 8 4 4 0 0 2 0
11 Brett Bragdon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Colin Lacasse 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Norman Jodrey 1 8 4 4 0 0 0 2
15 Noah Neleski 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Darby Barry 1 23 7 0 7 2 2 0
23 Austin Harris 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
32 Jackson Curtis 1 21 8 8 0 5 6 1
33 Malcolm Svec 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0
34 Deyan Rich 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
TOTALS 1 73 28 19 9 8 12 12