The Ellsworth Lady Eagles improved to 2-0 on the season, with a 52-39 victory over Central High School on Tuesday, December 8th in Ellsworth.

Ellsworth trailed 14-11 at the end of the 1st Quarter despite getting 9 points from Caitlyn Bean. Central was paced by Sydney Allen who had 8 points including 2 3-pointers.

Central vs Ellsworth December 8, 2015 Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

Ellsworth finally took the lead  19-18 with 5:13 remaining in the 2nd Quarter, but it was short-lived, as Central managed to tie the score at the half 24-24. In the 2nd Quarter, Madison Card had 6 points for Ellsworth, including a 3-pointer. Olivia Colby had 4 points for the Eagles. For Central, Libby Cook had 4 points in the Quarter, while Kaylee Townsend had 3 points, as did Sydney Allen.

Central vs Ellsworth December 8, 2015 Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

Ellsworth outscored Central 13-9 in the 3rd Quarter to take a 37-33 lead, and never looked back. Hannah Sargent, Kacie Omlor and Kate Whitney all had 3 points for the Eagles, with Whitney's coming on a straight on deep 3-pointer. For Central Libby Cook had 4 points in the Quarter while Allen hit her 3rd 3-pointer of the game.

Central vs Ellsworth December 8, 2015 Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

In the final Quarter, Ellsworth went 7-8 from the free throw line. Card, Breann Cummings and Whitney all had 4 points for Ellsworth.

Ellsworth was paced by Caitlyn Bean with 14 points, while Madison Card had 12 points and Kate Whitney 8 points. Ellsworth was 14-21 from the free throw line in the game.

Central's high scorers were Sydney Allen with 14 points while Libby Cook had 13. Central was 6-11 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth, now 2-0 is off until Tuesday, December 15th when they will play at Old Town at 7 PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Central, now 1-1 plays host to Houlton on Saturday, December 12th at 5:30 PM.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Central Girls 14 10 9 6 39
Ellsworth Girls 11 13 13 15 52

Box Score

Central

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
5 Libby Cook 5 5 0 3 4 1 13
10 Kaylee Townsend 2 2 0 2 5 2 6
12 Rachel Smith 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
14 Sydney Allen 5 2 3 1 2 5 14
20 Alyse Campbell 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
22 Tuuli Overturf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Emma Campbell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Sidney Potvin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Lexi Reardon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Kaitlyn Pinkham 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
42 Brooke Byers 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
44 Madison Speed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 Maija Overturf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
52 Emily Smith 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
TOTALS 15 12 3 6 11 14 39

Ellsworth

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
4 Caitlin Bean 5 5 0 4 8 2 14
5 Katelynn Bagley 1 1 0 0 0 4 2
10 Olivia Colby 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
11 Maddie Card 3 2 1 5 6 2 12
12 Hannah Sargent 1 1 0 1 2 1 3
14 Kacie Omlor 2 2 0 1 1 0 5
15 Nicole Higgins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Sammy Mason 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Callie Hammer 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
30 Breann Cummings 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
33 Kate Whitney 2 1 1 3 4 0 8
TOTALS 18 16 2 14 21 16 52