The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team split the Thursday-Friday series with Presque Isle and Caribou, beating the Wildcats on Thursday night, December 27th 61-45 and falling to the Vikings Friday afternoon, December 28th, 70-56 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.

On Friday, Caribou jumped out to a 17-16 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. The score was tied up 33-33 at the end of the 1st Half. But Caribou outscored Ellsworth 20-10 in the 3rd Quarter to take a 53-43 lead before winning 70-56.

Ellsworth had 3 players in double figures. Jackson Curtis had 23 points, Darby Barry 12 points and Hunter Curtis 10 points. The Eagles had 6 3's, 4 by Barry and 2 by Jackson Curtis. Ellsworth was 6-16 from the free throw line.

Caribou had 3 players in double figures. Parker Deprey had 23 points, Isaac Marker had 12 points and Austin Findlen 11 points. Marker had 2 3's, Alex Bouchard and Tharen Hand each had a 3-pointer. The Vikings were 3-8 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 4-2 and will play host to Orono on Monday, December 31st at 2:30PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Caribou, 4-3 plays host to Foxcroft Academy on Monday, December 31st at 4:30PM.

Line Score

Caribou Vikings Boys1716201770
Ellsworth Boys1617101356

Box Score


5Alex Bouchard19431000
10Cullin Caverhill10000000
12Jake Berkoski10000000
20Jacob Paul10000000
22Parker Deprey12311110121
24Isaac Marker112532005
30Sawyer Deprey16220231
32Tharen Hand17321001
34Austin Findlen111541033
40Ethan Holdsworth12110000
42Michael Brigman10000001
54Iffy Sargent10000001


3Devin Grindle10000003
4Connor Crawford12110001
10Hunter Curtis110550021
11Brett Bragdon10000001
12Colin Lacasse10000000
14Norman Jodrey12000223
15Noah Neleski10000000
20Darby Barry112404001
23Austin Harris14220001
32Jackson Curtis123972353
33Malcolm Svec11000160
34Deyan Rich12110010

On Thursday, December 27th the Ellsworth Eagles beat the Presque Isle Wildcats 61-45. Ellsworth jumped out to a 14-10 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and increased their lead to 7 points at the end of the 1st Half, leading the Wildcats 24-17. Ellsworth outscored Presque Isle in the 3rd Quarter 21-17 to lead 45-34 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Ellsworth was led by Jackson Curtis who had a game high 27 points. Hunter Curtis had 11 points and Darby Barry 10 points for Ellsworth. The Eagles scored 4 3's, 2 by Barry and 1 each by Devin Grindle and Jackson Curtis. The Eagles were 11-17 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Jonah Hudson with 17 points. Caleb Wheaton had a 3-pointer for the Wildcats. Presque Isle was 6-12 from the free throw line.


Line Score

Presque Isle Boys107171145
Ellsworth Boys1410211661

Box Score

Presque Isle

10William Bridges12110001
12Sam Beaulieu10000001
20Carter Rice16330003
22Jacob Sjoberg12110000
24Caleb Wheaton15211021
30Cole Paterson10000000
32Noah Flynn12110000
34Jonah Hudson117660573
40Ty Schneider10000000
42Jason Dumais13110133
44Nathan Willett10000000
52Nagoo Morey12110001
54Trace Cyr16330004


3Devin Grindle18211363
4Connor Crawford10000001
10Hunter Curtis111330563
11Brett Bragdon10000000
12Colin Lacasse10000001
14Norman Jodrey15220121
15Noah Neleski10000001
20Darby Barry110422003
23Austin Harris10000000
32Jackson Curtis12712111232
33Malcolm Svec10000001
34Deyan Rich10000000

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