Ellsworth Boys Remain Undefeated Beat Hermon 77-42 [STATS/PHOTOS]
The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team improved to 15-0 on Tuesday night, February 1st, defeating the Hermon Hawks 77-42 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.
The Eagles flew out to a 20-6 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and led 32-17 at the end of the 1st Half. Ellsworth led 57-29 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
Ellsworth was led by Hunter Curtis with 19 points while Chance Mercier had 16 points. All told,10 Eagles scored. Ellsworth was 9-13 from the free throw line and had 4 3-pointers on the night. Mercier, Brett Bragdon, Peter Keblinsky and Kaleb Connors each had a 3-pointer.
Hermon was led by Owen Wyman with 9 points while Trey Brown and Clark Pelletier each had 8 points. The Hawks were 2-4 from the free throw line and had 4 3-pointers. Pelletier had 2 3-pointers with Bryce Edwards and Owen Wyman having a 3-pointer each.
Ellsworth will play their last regular season game at home against Bucksport on Thursday, February 3rd. It will be Senior Night. The game will tip-off at 7 p.m. and be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device. The game will also be live-streamed on the Ellsworth High School You Tube Channel.
Hermon is now 8-7 and will play host to MDI on Wednesday, February 2nd.
Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!