Eagles Too Much For Coyotes 56-41 [Box Score/Recap/Stats]
The Ellsworth Eagles held Old Town scoreless in the 1st Quarter, running out to a 15-0 lead and never let Old Town get within 9 points en route to a 56-41 win at Mackenzie Gymnasium in Old Town on Tuesday, January 23rd. The win was Ellsworth's 4th in a row.
In the 1st Quarter Jared Hamilton scored 8 points, Zach Harris hit a 3-pointer and Bradly Smith and Dylan Taplin each added 2 points.
Old Town didn't score until 40 seconds had elapsed in the 2nd Quarter, when Jacob Cyr hit a 3-ponter. Nick Swift also had a 2-pointer, Dom Mitchell had 5 points and Logan Doucette added 2 points for Old Town. For Ellsworth Devin Grindle had 5 points with a 3-pointer, and Hamilton went 2-4 from the free throw line. Old Town outscored Ellsworth in the 2nd Quarter 13-7 but Ellsworth led at the Half 22-13.
In the 3rd Quarter,Ellsworth outscored Old Town 16-12 to take a 38-25 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Zach Harris had 2 3-pointers for 6 points, Javon Williams had 4 points. and Hamilton, Connor Crawford and Jackson Curtis each had 2 points for Ellsworth. Old Town drained 3 3-pointers in the 3rd Quarter with Shawn Hoogterp, Chris Albert and Mike Brown all hitting 3's. Travis Spell had 2 points and Jacob Syr went 1-2 from the free throw line.
In the 4th Quarter Taplin had 6 points for Ellsworth, Harris 5 points with a 3-pointer, Jackson Curtis was a perfect 4-4 from the free throw line, Smith was 2-2 from the free throw line and Hamilton was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Old Town Doucette had 7 points with a 3-pointer, Swift had his 2nd 3-pointer, Ethan Hayes had 4 points and Mitchell had 2 points.
Ellsworth was led by Zach Harris with a game high 14 points and 4 3-pointers. Jared Hamilton had 13 points. The Eagles were 11-18 from the free throw line.
Old Town was led by Logan Doucette with 9 points and Dom Mitchell had 7 points. The Coyotes were 6-9 from the free throw line.
Ellsworth now 8-5 plays at home against Presque Isle on Friday, January 26th at 7:30 PM and Saturday against Caribou on Saturday, January 27th at 2:30 PM.
Old Town, now 4-9 plays at Foxcroft Academy on Thursday, January 25th at 7 PM.
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