The Ellsworth Boy's Basketball team defeated Sumner 42-30 on Friday night, January 9th, in a game that always seemed closer than the score indicated.

Sumner took a 5-3 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter, as both teams had difficulty putting the ball in the basket. Sumner was led by Jordan Bernier who scored 4 points, including going 2-4 from the free throw line. Bruce St. Peter scored Ellsworth's 3 points, as he sank a basket and went 1-4 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter, the Eagles came out flying, scoring 14 straight points in 2:59 before Sam Smith scored for Sumner. With 4:11 left in the half, Ellsworth led 17-7 and Ellsworth took a 23-11 lead at the half. Nick Bagley scored 8 points for Ellsworth, including 2 3-pointers, Derek Look had 4 points and Alex Braley, Mitchell Domagala, Bryce Harmon and Mitchell Domagala each had 2 points. Sam Smith and Isaac Christensen each had 3 points for Sumner.

Ellsworth led 32-22 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Bagley scored 5 more points for Ellsworth, including another 3-pointer and Look added another 3 points. For the Sumner Tigers, Smith had 4 points, Max Eklund had a 3-pointer and Alex O'Hara and Christensen each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter, with 6:05 left, Sumner had cut Ellsworth's lead to 4 points 32-28, and the lead was shaky. But Derek Look scored to give Ellsworth a 34-28, and that would be the closest that Sumner would get for the rest of the evening. Joey Lamoureaux sank a 3-pointer and Smith had 3 points for the Tigers. Bruce St. Peter scored 4 points for Ellsworth, Bagley went 3-4 from the free throw line and Look had 2 points for Ellsworth.

Ellsworth was led by Nick Bagley with 16 points, and Derek Look had 9 points. Ellsworth went 11-22 from the free throw line.

Sumner was led by Sam Smith with 10 points while Isaac Christensen had 7 points. Suimner went 11-19 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 7-2 and next play at Old Town on Tuesday January 13th at 7 PM. Sumner is now 3-6 and play host to George Steven's Academy on Monday, January 12th at 7 PM.

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Sumner Boys

5

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11

8

30

Ellsworth Boys

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20

9

10

42

Box Score

Sumner

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Matt Coombs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Joey Lamoreaux 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 3
11 Max Ekland 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 3
13 Shawn Walsh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
15 Tyler Bunker 1 0 0 0 1 4 5 1
21 Jordan Bernier 1 1 1 0 2 4 5 4
23 Ryan Deninger 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Patrick Pinkham 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 Sam Smith 1 3 3 0 4 6 4 10
33 Kamen McLean 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
41 Alex O'Hara 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
41 Alex O'Hara 1 1 1 0 0 0 4 2
43 Isaac Christensen 1 2 2 0 3 4 1 7
TOTALS 1 9 7 2 10 19 21 30

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Alex Braley 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 2
11 Devin McDevitt 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Mitchell Domagala 1 0 0 0 3 4 1 3
15 Bryce Harmon 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2
20 Connor Maguire 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
21 Lukas Firestone 1 1 1 0 1 2 3 3
22 Nick Bagley 1 5 2 3 3 4 4 16
23 Charlie Libbey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Bruce St.Peter 1 3 3 0 1 5 3 7
32 Dylan Kelley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Derek Look 1 3 3 0 3 6 3 9
34 Cooper Henderson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 14 11 3 11 22 18 42