The Ellsworth Eagles Boys Basketball Team exploded for 28 points in the 3rd Quarter, after leading 36-32 at the end of the 1st Half, and beat Presque Isle 74-59 on Saturday, December 28th in Presque Isle.

The Eagles led 20-16 at the end of the 1st Quarter, 36-32 at the end of the 1st Half and 64-42 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

The Eagles were led by Jackson Curtis with a double-double, scoring a game high 27 points and ripping down 13 rebounds. Hunter Curtis also had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds Ellsworth had 5 3-poiunters with Brett Bragdon sinking 2, and Connor Crawford, Darby Berry and Andrew Rideout with 1 each. The Eagles were 11-17 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Xavier McAtee with 16 points while Caleb Wheaton, Malachi Cummings and Mason Fletcher each with 10 points. Cummings had 2 3-pointers and McAtee had 1 3-pointer. The Wildcats were 10-14 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 4-1 and will play at Husson University on Tuesday, December 31st at 3:30 p.m. That game will be broadcast on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device. They then will play at Caribou on Wednesday, January 1st at 2:30 p.m. in a game that will be video streamed on WHOU

Presque Isle is now 3-3 and will play host to MDI on Wednesday, January 1st at 2:30 p.m. 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.

Line Score
1234T
Ellsworth Boys2016281074
Presque Isle Boys1616101759
Box Score
Ellsworth
#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
3J’Von James17330121
4Connor Crawford13101002
5Nick Kane10000000
10Hunter Curtis113660121
11Austin Harris13110123
12Adam Inman10000020
14Brody Mercier10000000
15Eamon MacDonald10000002
20Darby Barry17211221
21Andrew Rideout14101121
22Michael Palmer10000000
23Brett Bragdon110422001
32Jackson Curtis12711110551
33Kolbe Hardy10000000
34Deyan Rich10000000
TOTALS17429245111713
Presque Isle
#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
10Jude Mosher10000000
12Sam Beaulieu15220121
14Ben Ryan10000001
20Noah Yarems10000000
22Jacob Devine10000000
24Caleb Wheaton110440234
30Malachi Cummings110312222
32Noah Flynn12110000
34Mason Fletcher110440232
40Xavier McAtee116761114
42Nathan Willett10000000
44Connor Albertson10000000
52Connor Rideout16220231
TOTALS15923203101415