The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team was down 46-41 entering the 4th Quarter, but a strong 4th Quarter with clutch free throw shooting led to Ellsworth outscoring Presque Isle 24-14 to give the Eagles a 65-60 win on Friday, January 25th in Presque Isle.

Presque Isle led 20-17 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 34-28 at the end of the 1st Half. The Wildcats led 46-41 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Ellsworth shot 48 percent from the field and had 3 players in double figures. Jackson Curtis had 22 points, Devin Grindle 15 points and Hunter Curtis 10 points. The Eagles had just 3 3-pointers on the night, by Grindle, Darby Barry and Jackson Curtis. g Harris and Jackson Curtis 3-4 and Hunter Curtis 2-4

Presque Isle was led by Caleb Wheaton with 21 points and Jonah Hudson had 17 points. The Wildcats had 6 3-pointrs, 3 by Wheaton and 1 each by Jason Dumais, William Bridges and Cole Paterson. The Wildcats were 6-12 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth, now 10-4 plays at Caribou at 2:30 on Saturday, January 26th.

Presque Isle, now 8-7 plays host MDI at 2:30PM on Saturday, January 26th. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on our free downloadable APP, on any Alexa enabled device and on WDEA Internet Radio.

Line Score

1234T
Ellsworth Boys1711132465
Presque Isle Boys2014121460

Box Score

Ellsworth

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
3Devin Grindle115431683
4Connor Crawford10000001
10Hunter Curtis110440240
11Brett Bragdon10000000
12Colin Lacasse10000000
14Norman Jodrey12110005
15Noah Neleski10000000
20Darby Barry19211441
23Austin Harris15110340
32Jackson Curtis122981344
33Malcolm Svec12110004
34Deyan Rich10000000
TOTALS16522193182418

Presque Isle

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
10William Bridges13101001
12Sam Beaulieu10000001
20Carter Rice10000000
22Jacob Sjoberg14220004
24Caleb Wheaton121963014
30Cole Paterson13101002
32Noah Flynn10000000
34Jonah Hudson117660574
40Ty Schneider10000000
42Jason Dumais19431002
44Nathan Willett10000000
52Nagoo Morey10000000
54Trace Cyr13110140
TOTALS1602418661218