The MDI Trojans got all they could handle from the Ellsworth Eagles on Tuesday, January 5th in Bar Harbor, and hung on to beat the Eagles 41-34. In 10 years of broadcasting the MDI-Ellsworth games, this is the best that I have seen the Ellsworth Girls play against the Trojans!

Photo Hannah Chamberlain

MDI led 11-8 at the end of the 1st Quarter, as Maya Watras banked in a 3-pointer for the Trojans at the buzzer. Maddie Candage had 4 points for the Trojans. Ellsworth received 2 points each from Caitlyn Bean, Hannah Sargent, Sammy Mason and Kate Whitney.

Photo Hannah Chamberlain

In the 2nd Quarter, Sierra Tapley scored 13 points for MDI including a 3-pointer, before landing on her knee and leaving the game. Card had a 3-pointer for Ellsworth, and at the end of the 1st Half, MDI was up 29-17.

Photo Walter Churchill

In the 3rd Quarter, Ellsworth outscored MDI 10-6, but MDI led 35-27 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Whitney had 8 points for Ellsworth including a 3-pointer. Kelsey Shaw scored 4 points for MDI.

Photo Walter Churchill

In the 4th Quarter, Ellsworth got within 3 points, but couldn't get closer. Maddie Card had 7 points including 1 3-pointer for Ellsworth.

Photo Walter Churchill

MDI was led by Sierra Tapley with 15 points, while Kelsey Shaw had 9 points and Maddy Candage had 8 points. MDI was 3-8 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth was led by Kate Whitney with 11 points, and Madison Card had 10 points. Ellsworth was 2-7 from the free throw line.

MDI improves to 7-1, and will play host to John Bapst on Thursday, January 7th at 7 PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Ellsworth falls to 7-2 and will play at Houlton on Saturday, January 9th at 3:30 in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Line Score

   1    2    3    4    T
Ellsworth Girls 8 9 10 7 34
MDI Girls 11 18 6 6 41

 

Box Score

Ellsworth

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
4 Caitlin Bean 2 2 0 0 4 0 4
5 Katelynn Bagley 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
10 Olivia Colby 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Maddie Card 4 2 2 0 0 0 10
12 Hannah Sargent 1 1 0 2 2 0 4
14 Kacie Omlor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Nicole Higgins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Breann Cummings 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
20 Sammy Mason 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Callie Hammer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Kate Whitney 5 3 2 0 1 0 12
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 14 10 4 2 7 0 34

MDI

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Maya Watras 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
5 Julia Watras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Abbe Miller 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
21 Kelsey Shaw 4 4 0 1 4 0 9
23 Athena Laundreau 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Maddy Candage 4 4 0 0 0 0 8
31 Emma Watras 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
33 Sierra Tapley 6 5 1 2 4 0 15
35 Mariah Hamor 2 2 0 0 0 0 4
43 Keely McConomy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
45 Cassidy Parady 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 18 16 2 3 10 0 41