Congratulations to MDI High School alumni Andy Pooler who was appointed Head Baseball Coach for the MDI Trojans, replacing Mike Swanson who had resigned.

The Mount Desert Islander reports that Pooler's nomination was approved by the school board last week.

Pooler played for the Trojans and was on the 2005 Eastern Maine Championship Team his Senior Year. He played baseball at St. Joseph's College and has been a volunteer assistant for MDI since 2009.

Pooler is also the Head Basketball Coach for the Ellsworth Eagle's Girl's Basketball Team.