The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team improved to 5-5 after beating the Belfast Lions in Belfast on Monday morning, January, 15th, in a game that started at 11:30 AM.

The Eagles came out of the locker room and raced to a 20-8 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter, and led 35-24 at the end of the 1st Half. The lead was 48-38 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Ellsworth had 4 players in double figures. Jackson Curtis had 15 points, Zach Harris had 13 points, Dylan Taplin 12 points and Javon Williams 11 points. The Eagles were 7-16 from beyond the 3-point arc. Bradly Smith, Taplin, Harris each had 2 3-pointers while Devin Grindle had 1 3-pointer. The Eagles were 7-9 from the free throw line.

Norman Jodrey, called up to varsity for Ellsworth scored his first varsity points, going 2-2 from the free throw line.

Belfast was led by Dakota Doolan with a game high 14 points. Skylar Perkins had 9 points and Jason Bartlett had 7 points. The Lions were 4-11 from beyond the 3 point arc. Perkins had 2 3-pointers, and Stanley Sturgis and Aaron Fuller each had a 3-pointer. Belfast was 9-16 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth, 5-5 will play host to Washington Academy on Thursday, January 18th at 6:30 PM with the pregame starting at 6:15 and then at the Cross Insurance Center against John Bapst on Saturday, January 20th at 1PM with the pregame starting at 12:45. Both those games will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Belfast, 5-6 plays host to Erskine Academy on Friday, January 19th at 6:30 PM.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Ellsworth Boys 20 15 13 22 70
Belfast Lions Boys 8 16 14 15 53

 

Box Score

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Devin Grindle 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 5
4 Bradly Smith 1 3 1 2 0 0 2 8
5 Dylan Taplin 1 5 3 2 0 0 3 12
10 Zach Harris 1 5 3 2 1 2 1 13
11 Austin Harris 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
12 Sam Giffin 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Andrew McCullough 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
20 Darby Barry 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Jared Hamilton 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
22 Javon Williams 1 4 4 0 3 4 0 11
23 Connor Crawford 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
32 Jackson Curtis 1 7 7 0 1 1 2 15
33 Norman Jodrey 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
TOTALS 1 28 21 7 7 9 15 70

Belfast

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
1 Jason Bartlett 1 3 3 0 1 2 0 7
2 Grady Doolan 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Stanley Sturgis 1 4 3 1 0 0 1 9
5 Tyler Bartlett 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
10 Skylar Perkins 1 2 0 2 3 4 2 9
11 Aaron Fuller 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 5
12 Tanner Veilleux 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
14 Dakota Doolan 1 5 5 0 4 8 4 14
15 Chris Kelley 1 2 2 0 1 2 0 5
20 Luke Lightner 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 4
21 Wilder Magruder 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Dakota Payson 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
24 Jesse Perry 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 20 16 4 9 16 10 53