The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team defeated the Washington Academy Raiders 64-52 on Monday night, January 7th in East Machias, behind a career high 26 points including 5 3's by Darby Berry.

The Eagles jumped out to a 12-11 lead in the 1st Quarter.  Berry had 2 3's for 6 points, Jackson Curtis 4 points and Devin Grindle 2 points. For Washington Academy Jamie Ortega had 7 points with a 3-pointer, and Jose Blanco and Cecil Gray each had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Washington Academy 17-5 to take a 29-16 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Barry had 10 points with 2 more 3's for Ellsworth. Hunter Crawford had 3 points. Connor Crawford, and Jackson Curtis each had 2 points. For Washington Academy Jax Lin had a 3-pointer and Ortega 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter, Ellsworth outscored the Raiders 11-5 to increase their lead to 19 points, 40-21. Darby Berry had 6 points with another 3-pointer. Jackson Curtis had 5 points with a 3-pointer for Ellsworth. Gray had 4 points for the Raiders and Blanco 1 point.

Washington Academy outscored Ellsworth 31-24 but Ellsworth was 12-19 from the free throw line in the final quarter. For Ellsworth Jackson Curtis had 12 points, going 6-9 from the free throw line. Hunter Curtis was 4-4 from the free throw line. Barry had 4 more points and Austin Harris had 2 points. Grindle and Norman Jodrey each had 1 point. For Washington Academy Joshua Ketchen had 14 points with 4 3's. Andon Wood had 7 points with a 3-pointer. Donald Socotomah had 2 3's for 6 points and Lin had another 3-pointer and Blanco was 1-2 from the free throw line before fouling out of the game.

Ellsworth was led by Barry with 26 points, while Jackson Curtis had 23 points. Ellsworth was 16-25 from the free throw line.

Washington Academy was led by Joshua Ketchen with 14 points. Andon Wood had 7 points. Washington Academy was 2-7 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 6-3 and will play at MDI on Thursday, January 10th at 7PM with the pregame starting at 6:30PM. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Washington Academy is .4-6 and will play at Old Town at 7PM on Thursday, January 10th.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Ellsworth Boys 14 15 11 24 64
Washington Academy 11 5 5 31 52

Box Score

Ellsworth

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
3 Devin Grindle 1 3 1 1 0 1 4 1
4 Connor Crawford 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
10 Hunter Curtis 1 7 1 1 0 5 6 1
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 1 0 0 0 1 2 0
15 Noah Neleski 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Darby Barry 1 26 9 4 5 3 3 2
23 Austin Harris 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1
32 Jackson Curtis 1 23 8 7 1 6 10 2
33 Malcolm Svec 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
34 Deyan Rich 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 64 21 15 6 16 25 9

Washington Academy

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
10 Jax Lin 1 6 2 0 2 0 0 0
12 Jose Blanco 1 4 1 1 0 2 4 5
20 Micah Vose 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Andon Wood 1 7 3 2 1 0 0 4
22 Cecil Gray 1 6 3 3 0 0 0 3
23 Joshua Ketchen 1 14 5 1 4 0 0 1
25 Donald Soctomah 1 6 2 0 2 0 0 3
30 Evan Ackley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Amar Zabala 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Daniel Huang 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3
35 Ethan Robinson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Greg Moulton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Jeff Graham 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Jamie Ortega 1 9 4 3 1 0 1 4
50 Petak Dana 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 52 20 10 10 2 7 23