The defending/ Class B State Champions, the Caribou Vikings proved to be too much for the Ellsworth Eagles on Wednesday, January 1st, as the Vikings beat the Eagles 74-42 in Caribou.

Caribou jumped out to a 14-7 lead at the end of the 1st Half, and led 34-18 at the end of the 1st Half. The Vikings were up 57-29 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Ellsworth shot 36 per cent from the field and were 5-18 from beyond the 3-point arc. Ellsworth was led by Jackson Curtis and Darby Barry with 9 points each. Austin Harris had 8 points. Barry had 3 3-pointers while Michael Palmer and Jackson Curtis each drained 1. Ellsworth was 9-16 from the free throw line.

Caribou was led by Parker Deprey with 26points. Sawyer Deprey had 19 points and Isaac Marker had 12 points. Caribou shot  58.3 % from the field and were 7-14 from beyond the 3-point arc. Sawyer Deprey had 3 3-pointers, Marker 2 3-pointers and Cory Herbert and Alex Bouchard each had 1 3-pointer. The Vikings were 11-18 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 4-2 and will play at OId Town on Saturday, January 4th at 12:30 p.m.

Caribou remains undefeated at 7-0 and will host Washington Academy on Saturday, January 4th at 3 p.m.

Line Score

1234T
Ellsworth Boys711111342
Caribou Boys1420231774

Box Score

Ellsworth

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
3J’Von James10000022
4Connor Crawford10000002
5Nick Kane10000000
10Hunter Curtis15220120
11Austin Harris18330242
12Adam Inman12000220
14Brody Mercier10000000
15Eamon MacDonald10000001
20Darby Barry19303002
21Andrew Rideout14220000
22Michael Palmer13101000
23Brett Bragdon10000003
32Jackson Curtis19211460
33Kolbe Hardy12110000
34Deyan Rich10000001
TOTALS142149591613

Caribou

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
5Alex Bouchard17321000
10Ethan Holdsworth11000123
12Jake Berkoski10000002
20Michael Brigman12110002
22Parker Deprey12611110452
24Isaac Marker112422241
30Sawyer Deprey119743231
32Jacob Paul10000000
34Brevin Barnes10000000
40Corey Herbert13101000
42Zak Madore13110121
44Riley Bouchard10000000
50Joey Greyson10000000
52Carter Quist10000000
54Caleb Espling11000120
TOTALS17428217111812