The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team remained undefeated, beating the Caribou Vikings on Friday afternoon, December 30th, 66-47 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium.

Ellsworth jumped out to a 20-11 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. The Eagles increased their lead outscoring Caribou 21-8 in the 2nd Quarter to take a 41-19 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Caribou cut into the lead in the 3rd Quarter, outscoring Ellsworth 17-10 to make it 51-36 Ellsworth.

Ellsworth was led by Chance Mercier with a game-high 21 points. Peter Keblinsky had 11 points. The Eagles were 6-7 from the free throw line. Ellsworth his 8 3-pointers in the game. Eamon MacDonald and Miles Palmer each drained 2 3-pointers, while Chance Mercier, Michael Harris, Kaleb Connors and Peter Keblinsky each had 1 3-pointer.

Caribou was led by Kaymen Sargent with 16 points and Henry Hebert with 11 points. The Vikings were 5-13 from the free throw line. Henry Hebert sank 2 3-pointers for the Vikings while Reece Cavagnaro and Wesley Lapointe each had 1 3-pointer.

Ellsworth is now 7-0. The Eagles will play the John Bapst Crusaders on Tuesday, January 3rd at 8 p.m. at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

Caribou is 3-3. The Vikings will host Presque Isle on Wednesday, January 4th at 7 p.m.

You can nominate someone for the Winter Week 4 High School Athlete of the Week by emailing HERE. Please put High School Athlete of the Week in the subject. Nominations for games December 26th to December 31st need to be received by January 2nd. Then tell us why your nominee is deserving! Let us know specifics! How many goals did she/he score? How many points did she/he score? How fast did they run or throw in the indoor track meet? How fast did they swim in the swim meet? How did they do in the wrestling meet? We also want to know what school they go to! Please send them by Monday night!

Tuesday we will then compile the nominees and it will be your turn to choose the winner! You can then cast your votes, and voting will close Thursday night at 11:59 p.m. We will then announce the winner online and on air on Friday each week!

We are also looking for reports of High School Basketball,  Hockey, Swimming, Indoor Track and Field, and Wrestling results. If you can email them HERE we will write recaps nightly. We need the score, who scored the goal, and any highlights. You can even text the photo of the scoresheets to 207-469-8660.

Line Score

Caribou  Boys118171147
EHS Boys2021101566


Box Score


Kaymen Sargent168--1
Owen Carrigan0----
Reece Cavagnaro931--
Brayden Brescia0----
Dylan Bouchard0----
Tristan Robbins41-22
Sam Hebert0---1
Henry Hebert112213
Liam Dee0----
Wesley Lapointe511--
Avery Thibodeau2--26
Landon Belanger0----
Blake Anderson0----
Dawson St. Pierre0----


Chance Mercier216167
Miles Palmer6-2--
Michael Harris511--
Cruz Coffin21---
Kaleb Connors511--
Josiah James-Chin21---
Wyatt Bragdon0----
Eamon MacDonald6-2--
Peter Keblinsky1141--
Kyle Kenney0----
Ethan LeClerc0----
Dawson Curtis63---
Brayden King21---
Isiah Corson0----

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