The Hermon Hawks defeated the Ellsworth Eagles in Hermon, 57-46 on Friday, December 23rd, on the strength of their free throws, going 18-25 from the free throw line while Ellsworth was 3-9 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth led 14-9 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Dylan Taplin had 5 points including a 3-pointer, Bryce Harmon had 4 points, Troy Folmer had a 3-pointer and Jackson Curtis had 2 points for the Eagles. For Hermon Isaac Varney had 4 points, Kent Johnson had a 3-pointer and Jordan Bishop was 2-2 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter Hermon outscored Ellsworth 15-2 to take a 24-16 lead going into the Half. Bishop had 10 points, Varney 4 points and Cody Hawes was 1-2 from the free throw line for the Hawks. Ellsworth's lone points were scored by Sam Giffin.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Hermon 15- 12 to cut  the lead 36-31 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Taplin had 2 3-pointers for 6 points, Jared Hamilton had 3 points, Zach Harris, Harmon and Curtis each had 2 points for Ellsworth. For Hermon, Bishop had 6 points, Varney 4 points and Keenan Marseille ahd 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Hermon was 9-14 from the free throw line to seal the win. Varney had 8 points (4-4 from the free throw line), Bishop 6 points, (2-3 from the free throw line), Garrett Trask 4 points (2-3 from the free throw line) and Marseille 3 points (1-4 from the free throw line). Hamilton had 4 points for Ellsworth, Folmer had a 3-pointer, Taplin, Harris, Harmon and Curtis each had 2 points for the Eagles.

Hermon was led by Jordan Bishop with a game high 24 points while Isaac Varney had 20 points.

Ellsworth was led by Dylan Taplin with 13 points, while Bryce Harmon had 8 points.

Ellsworth is now 4-2 and will play host to Presque Isle on Thursday, December 29th at 7:30 PM.

Hermon is 3-1 and plays host to Washington Academy on Tuesday, December 27th at 4:30 PM.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Ellsworth Boys 14 2 15 15 46
Hermon Hawks Boys 9 15 12 21 57

 

Box Score

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
4 Bradly Smith 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Dylan Taplin 1 5 2 3 0 0 3 13
10 Zach Harris 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
11 Trent Mahon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Sam Giffin 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 2
15 Bryce Harmon 1 3 3 0 2 8 4 8
20 Troy Folmer 1 2 0 2 0 0 5 6
21 Jared Hamilton 1 3 3 0 1 1 1 7
22 Devin Grindle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Connor Crawford 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Jackson Curtis 1 3 3 0 0 0 1 6
33 Damian Carter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Andrew McCullough 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 19 14 5 3 9 18 46

Hermon

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Kent Johnson 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
14 Michael Berube 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Tyler Hawes 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
22 Cody Hawes 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 1
23 Keenan Marseille 1 2 2 0 1 4 3 5
30 Isaac Varney 1 7 7 0 6 6 2 20
32 Jordan Bishop 1 8 8 0 8 10 0 24
33 Garret Trask 1 1 1 0 2 3 1 4
34 Joel Bergeron 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Dylan Leighton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 Connor Patten 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 McKinlee Sickles 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 19 18 1 18 25 10 57