The Ellsworth Boy's Basketball team won their first Class B North (formerly East) Championship on Saturday, February 20th, defeating Orono 52-34. Ellsworth has now won 10 games in a row, and will play for the Gold Ball and the State Championship on Friday night, February 26th at 8:30 PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio. The Eagles will play the Lake Region Lakers in the State Championships

Photo Ellsworth High School

Ellsworth jumped out to a 13-10 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Bryce Harmon had 7 points including a 3-pointer for Ellsworth, while Bruce St. Peter had 4 points and Zach Harris had 2 points. For Orono, Connor Robertson had 4 points, while Jake Koffman, Keenan Collett and Jackson Coutts each had 2 points.

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In the 2nd Quarter, Ellsworth outscored Orono15-6 to take a 28-16 halftime lead, as Ellsworth passed the ball inside to Bruce St. Peter, who had 10 points, all from inside the paint. Cooper Henderson had 4 points and Kyle Golding had 1 point for the Eagles.  For Orono Collett, Couts and Imao Worldring each had 2 points.

Jeff Tuttle, Townsquare Media Bangor

The 3rd Quarter was more up and down, but Ellsworth kept their lead at 13, as Orono was never to cut it below 9 points. In the 3rd Quarter for Orono, Kam Hines had 6 points, Worldring had 4 points and Koffman had 2 points. For Ellsworth, St. Peter had 5 points going 5-6 from the free throw line, Nick Bagley had 4 points, Harmon had 4 points and Henderson had 2 points.

Jeff Tuttle, Townsquare Media Bangor

In the 4th Quarter, Nick Bagley had 5 points, Harmon had 2 points and Golding had 2 points for the Eagles. For Orono Koffman and Hines had 2 points each.

Ellsworth was led by Bruce St. Peter with a game high 19 points.  Bryce Harmon had 13 points and Nick Bagley had 9 points. Ellsworth was 17-20 from the free throw line.

Orono was led by Kam Hines with 8 points while jake Koffman, Keenan Collett and Imao Worldring each had 6 points. Orono was 2-6 from the free throw line.

Line Score

   1    2    3    4   T
Orono Boys 10 6 14 4 34
Ellsworth Boys 13 15 15 9 52

 

Box Score

Orono

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
0 Jake Koffman 3 3 0 0 0 2 6
10 Nate DeSisto 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
12 Jonathan Steelman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Dennis Farnham 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Jonny Spencer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Keenan Collett 3 3 0 0 0 1 6
24 Colin Moran 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Connor Robertson 1 1 0 2 4 1 4
40 Connor McCluskey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Kam Hines 4 4 0 0 0 1 8
44 Jackson Couts 2 2 0 0 2 0 4
50 Baptiste Marliere 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
52 Imao Wording 3 3 0 0 1 1 6
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 16 16 0 2 7 10 34

Ellsworth

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Alex Braley 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
4 Kyle Golding 0 0 0 3 4 1 3
5 Dylan Taplin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Zac Harris 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
11 Trent Mahon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jared Brown 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
15 Bryce Harmon 4 3 1 4 4 2 13
20 Aaron Boumil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Jared Hamilton 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Nick Bagley 2 2 0 5 6 1 9
23 Charlie Libbey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Bruce St.Peter 7 7 0 5 6 1 19
32 Dylan Kelley 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Cooper Henderson 3 3 0 0 0 0 6
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 17 16 1 17 20 7 52