The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team was trailing 18-7 at the end of the 1st Quarter but kicked it into gear in the 2nd Half, outscoring Presque Isle 36-21 to defeat the Wildcats on Friday night, January 26th 61-57 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.

Presque Isle led 17-8 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 36-25 at the end of the 1st Half. The Eagles cut the deficit to 6 trailing 51-45 after the 3rd Quarter and in the final quarter outscored Presque Isle 16-6 for the win.

Ellsworth was paced by Zach Harris with a game high 24 points. Jackson Curtis had 13 points. The Eagles were 9-16 from the free throw line and 4-10 from beyond the 3 point arc. Bradly Smith had 2 3-pointers as did Harris.

Presque Isle was led by Griffin Guerrette with 21 points. Jonah Hudson had 15 points. The Wildcats were 4-16 from beyond the 3-point arc and were 13-17 from the free throw line.

The win for Ellsworth means they are now 9-5 and have won 5 in a row. The Eagles play host to Caribou Saturday afternoon, January 27th at 2:30 PM.

Presque Isle, now 10-3 plays at MDI at 2:30 PM on Saturday, January 27th in a game broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Presque Isle Boys 17 19 15 6 57
Ellsworth Boys 8 17 20 16 61

 

Box Score

Presque Isle

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Jack Bonville 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
12 Jack Beaulieu 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
14 Griffin Guerrette 1 8 7 1 4 5 1 21
20 Carter Rice 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Justin Wei 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Caleb Wheaton 1 3 1 2 0 0 3 8
30 Cole Peterson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Adam Paterson 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
34 Jonah Hudson 1 3 3 0 9 12 3 15
40 Jordan Bonville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Jason Dumais 1 2 1 1 0 0 4 5
44 Jacob Sjoberg 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
52 Nagoo Morey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Trace Cyr 1 4 4 0 0 0 2 8
TOTALS 1 20 16 4 13 17 19 57

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Devin Grindle 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
4 Bradly Smith 1 3 1 2 1 2 3 9
5 Dylan Taplin 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
10 Zach Harris 1 10 8 2 2 4 2 24
11 Austin Harris 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Sam Giffin 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Andrew McCullough 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Darby Barry 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Jared Hamilton 1 4 4 0 0 0 3 8
22 Javon Williams 1 1 1 0 1 2 1 3
23 Connor Crawford 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
32 Jackson Curtis 1 4 4 0 5 8 2 13
33 Norman Jodrey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 24 20 4 9 16 15 61