The Ellsworth Girls' Basketball Team defeated Mattanawcook Academy 57-44 in a Class B North Prelim game at Katsiaficas Gymnasium on Tuesday, February 9th to advance to the Cross Insurance Center on Saturday morning, February 12th at 10:35 AM. The Ellsworth Girls will play in the same session as the Ellsworth Boys who play at 9:05 AM

It looked a little bleak for Ellsworth on Monday, as Kate Whitney had the flu, and Madison Card had a sprained ankle. But on Tuesday, Card played with her ankle taped, and Whitney gutted out valuable minutes while still recovering. Ellsworth received valuable minutes from all players and a season high 21 points from Sammy Mason to advance to the Quarterfinals.

Photo Michelle Mahon

Ellsworth and Mattanawcook Academy were tied 16-16 at the end of the 1st Quarter. For Ellsworth, Mason had 6 points, Caitlin Bean and Madison Card each had 4 points and Hannah Sargent had 2 points. For Mattanawcook Academy Courtney Gordon, Cheyanne Libby and Katie Tolman each had 5 points with Tolman and Gordon having 3 pointers. Tressa Libby had 1 point.

Photo Michelle Mahon

In the 2nd Quarter, Ellsworth outscored Mattanawcook Academy 9-7 to take a 25-23 lead. Card, Mason, Callie Hammer and Kate Whitney each had 2 points while Bean had 1 point for the Eagles. For the Lynz, Camryn Lyons had a 3-pointer while Cheyanne Libby and Kim Voisine each had 2 points.

Photo Michelle Mahon

Ellsworth took control of the game in the 3rd Quarter outscoring the Lynx 17-9 to take a 42-32 lead. Mason had 7 points, Bean and Card had 4 points and Katelynn Bagley each had 2 points for the Eagles. For Mattanawcook Academy Lyons had 4 points, Libby had 3 points and Gordon had 2 points.

Photo Michelle Mahon

In the 4th Quarter Mason had 6 points, Breann Cummings had 4 points, Bean had 3 points and Bagley had 2 points for the Eagles. For Mattanawcook Academy Cheyanne Libby had 7 points, Lyons had a 3-pointer and Voisine and Gordon each had 1 point.

Ellsworth was led by Sammy Mason with 21 points, Caitlin Bean had 12 points and Madison Card had 10 points. Bean and Card each had 11 rebounds. The Eagles were 5-14 from the free throw line.

Mattanawcook Academy was led by Cheyanne Libby with 17 points while Camryn Lyons had 10 points and Courtney Gordon had 8 points. The Lynx were 11-14 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 12-7 while Mattanawcook Academy finishes their season with a record of 8-11.

The #5 Eagles will play #4 Winslow (15-3) on Saturday, Feburay 12th at 10:35AM in the Class B North Quarterfinals in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 and WDEA Internet Radio.

Line Score

   1    2    3    4    T
Mattanawcook Girls 16 7 9 12 44
Ellsworth Girls 16 9 17 15 57

 

Box Score

Mattanawcook Academy

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Camryn Lyons 4 2 2 0 0 3 10
10 Cheyanne Libby 5 5 0 7 8 2 17
11 Laci Hannington 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
13 Kiana Hafford 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Kim Voisine 1 1 0 1 2 3 3
21 Courtney Gordon 2 1 1 3 4 4 8
22 Emily Tolman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Katie Tolman 2 1 1 0 0 1 5
24 Haley McLaughlin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Tressa Libby 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
41 Emily Page 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
45 Natalie Tilton 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 14 10 4 12 16 14 44

Ellsworth

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
4 Caitlin Bean 5 5 0 2 5 4 12
5 Katelynn Bagley 2 2 0 0 0 1 4
10 Olivia Colby 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Maddie Card 4 4 0 0 3 2 8
12 Hannah Sargent 1 1 0 0 0 2 2
14 Kacie Omlor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Nicole Higgins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Sammy Mason 9 9 0 3 5 3 21
23 Callie Hammer 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
30 Breann Cummings 3 3 0 0 0 3 6
33 Kate Whitney 1 1 0 0 1 1 2
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 26 26 0 5 14 16 57