It's been a long time since the Ellsworth Girl's Basketball Team has started 1-0, in fact Coach Pooler couldn't remember when the last time was, but they're now 1-0 after defeating Foxcroft Academy 55-39 on Saturday afternoon, December 6, 2014.

Ellsworth jumped out to a 12-0 lead, forcing Foxcroft Academy to call a timeout with 5 minutes left in the 1st Quarter. The timeout worked, as the Ponies cut the lead to 14-11, before Ellsworth scored the last 3 points of the quarter to take a 17-11 lead after the 1st Quarter.  Ellsworth was led by Maddie Card with 11 points and Sammy Mason with 4 points. Jackie Miles had 5 points for Foxcroft Academy, including a 3 pointer and Abbi Bourget had 4 points.

Foxcroft Academy took the lead for the 1st time 19-18 with 4:46 remaining in the 1st Half, but then Ellsworth went on a 10-0 run, to take a 29-19 lead at the half. Card added 4 points, Mason 3 points and Emily Berry and Hailee Langley added 2 points for the Eagles. Abby Simpson scored 4 points for the Ponies.

In the 3rd Quarter, Ellsworth's defense clamped down on Foxcroft Academy, as they held the Ponies scoreless until there was 2:07 remaining in the quarter. Ellsworth had a 40-24 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Caitlin Bean added 4 points including a 3-pointer for the Eagles.

The 4th Quarter saw each team score 15 points. Langley had 6 points, Berry 5 points, and Olivia King scored her first varsity basket at the buzzer for 2 points for Ellsworth. Madison Chadbourne had 4 points as did Kendra Ewer for Foxcroft Academy.

Maddie Card led all scorers with 20 points, and Berry had 11 points and Langley had 10 points for Ellsworth. Abby Simpson had 9 points and Chadbourne had 8 points for the Ponies.

Ellsworth 1-0, next plays at home against Hermon on Tuesday, December 9th at 7 PM. Foxcroft Academy 0-1 plays at MDI on Tuesday, December 9th at 7 PM.

Box Score

 

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Ellsworth Girls 2014-15

17

12

11

15

55

Foxcroft Academy Girls

11

8

5

15

39

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Emily Berry 1 4 4 0 3 5 1 11
4 Caitlin Bean 1 1 0 1 2 5 3 5
5 Katelyn Bagley 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
10 Hailee Langley 1 5 5 0 0 2 3 10
11 Maddie Card 1 6 6 0 8 12 4 20
12 Hannah Sargent 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Kacie Omlor 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
20 Sammy Mason 1 3 3 0 1 3 4 7
21 Olivia King 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 2
23 Jenna Haslam 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Maddie Dow 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
34 Callie Hamor 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 20 19 1 14 27 21 55

Foxcroft Academy

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
2 Liz Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
4 Alli Bourget 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5 Cassidy Panciera 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Abbi Bourget 1 3 3 0 0 3 2 6
12 Joanna Panciera 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
13 Laura Shorey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Jesse Breton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Kendra Ewer 1 1 1 0 2 4 3 4
22 Makayla McCorrison 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Grace Bickford 1 3 3 0 0 0 5 6
25 Madison Chadbourne 1 2 2 0 4 5 5 8
30 Jackie Miles 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 5
40 Abby Simpson 1 4 4 0 1 6 3 9
TOTALS 1 14 13 1 10 23 22 39