The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team beat the Winslow Black Raiders 68-43 in a Class B North Prelim game, setting up a rematch with the MDI Trojans in the opening game of Tourney 2019 from the Cross Insurance Center on Friday, February 15th at 5PM.

The Eagles jumped out to a 17-14 in the 1st Quarter. Jackson Curtis had 8 points for Ellsworth, Darby Barry 6 points on 2 3's and Austin Harris had a 3-pointer. For WinslowJustin Laflamme had 7 points with a 3-pointer, Colby Pomeroy 5 points with a 3-pointer and Jacob Bisson was 2-2 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Winslow 11-9 to take a 28-23 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Austin Harris had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Connor Crawford and Brett Bragdon each had a 3-pointer for Ellsworth. Justin Laflamme and Colby Pomeroy each had a 3-pointer and Jacob Bisson was 3-4 from the free throw line.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth exploded for 27 points to take a 55-34 lead. Darby Barry had 13 points, with 3 3's. Austin Harris had 8 points with his 3rd 3-pointer of the night. Hunter Curtis, Jackson Curtis each had 2 points while Norman Jodrey was 2-2 from the free throw line. For Winslow Pomeroy had 10 points with a 3-pointer. Laflamme was 1-2 from the free throw line before fouling out with 2:28 remaining in the 3rd Quarter.

In the 4th Quarter Darby Barry drained his 6th 3-pointer of the night, and had 5 points for Ellsworth. Michael Palmer scored his first varsity basket and Austin Harris and Malcolm Svec each had 2 points. Jackson Curtis was 1-1 from the free throw line and Noah Neleski was 1-2. For Winslow Cameron Brockway had a 3-pointer and Kevin Ware had 3 points, going 3-4 from the free throw line. Pomeroy was 2-2 from the free throw line and Sebastian York was 1-2.

Ellsworth was led by Darby Barry with a game high 24 points. Austin Harris had 18 points while Jackson Curtis had 11 points. The Eagles had 11 3's on the night, and were 10-14 from the free throw line.

Winslow was led by Colby Pomeroy wiht 20 points while Justin Laflamme had 11 points. The Black Raiders were 13-21 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth, now 13-6 will play at the Cross Insurance Center in the Quarterfinals against the 3rd seed, MDI who have a 13-5 record. MDI beat Ellsworth twice this year, 59-38 on January 10th and then 49-37 on February 7th. Friday night's game tips off at 5PM with our pregame starting at 4:45. You can hear the game on AM 1370 WDEA , WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Winslow finishes the season with a 8-11 record.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos.

Line Score

1234T
Winslow Boys14911943
Ellsworth Boys1711271368

Box Score

Winslow

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
2Justin Laflamme111422125
3Colby Pomeroy120743353
5Ethan LaChance10000000
10Dillon Loisesu10000000
12Cameron Goodwin10000000
14Holden Dart10000000
15Cameron Brockway13101000
20Kevin Ware13000342
23Sebastian York11000120
24Marek Widerynski10000000
30Isaiah Goldsmith10000023
33Jacob Bisson15000560
40Jacob Berand10000000
44Cameron Dangler10000000
50Cameron Winslow10000002
TOTALS1431266132115

Ellsworth

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
3Devin Grindle10000002
4Connor Crawford13101002
5Nick Kane10000001
10Hunter Curtis12110001
11Brett Bragdon13101000
12Colin Lacasse10000000
14Norman Jodrey12000222
15Noah Neleski11000122
20Darby Barry124826222
21Adam Inman10000000
22Michael Palmer12110000
23Austin Harris118743110
32Jackson Curtis111321471
33Malcolm Svec12110000
34Deyan Rich10000000
TOTALS168231112101413