The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team proved to be too much for the MDI Trojans winning 57-21 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium at Ellsworth High School on Wednesday December 15th.

Ellsworth led 19-7 at the end of the 1st Quarter and outscored MDI 15-2 in the 2nd Quarter to take a 34-9 lead into Halftime. Ellsworth led 52-19 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Ellsworth was led by Chance Mercier with a game-high 15 points. Hunter Curtis had 9 points. The Eagles were 8-14 from the free throw line and had 3 3-points. Eamon MacDonald drained 2 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter and Chance Mercier hit his 3-pointer in the 1st Quarter.

MDI was led by Alex Gray with 8 points. Spencer Laurendeau and Joey Minutolo each had 5 points. The Trojans were 1-5 from the free throw line. Laurendeau and Minutolo each had a 3-pointer.

Ellsworth is now 2-0 and will travel to Houlton on Friday, December 17th to play the Shiretowners at 7 p.m.

MDI is now 0-2. They play their home opener against Orono on Saturday,, December 18th at 3:30 p.m. 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

MDI Boys7210221
Ellsworth Boys191518557

Box Score


10Spencer Laurendau15211003
12Joey Minutolo15211001
14Harley Henderson10000000
20AJ Lozano12110002
22Ben Lipski10000000
24Charlie Parker11000123
30Jack Hodgdon10000000
32Kadin Reed10000002
34Joey Wellman-Clouse10000000
40Ethan Sosa10000000
42Evan Ankrom10000020
44Alex Gray18440001
50John Bennett10000011


3Chance Mercier115651220
4Miles Palmer10000002
5Logan McGowan10000000
10Hunter Curtis19330350
11Brett Bragdon11000120
12Gage Hardy17330121
14Brody Mercier16330002
15Eamon MacDonald18312001
20Peter Keblinsky11000120
21Cruz Coffin10000000
22Michael Palmer16330002
23Kaleb Connors10000000
30Michael Harris14220002
32Ethan LeClerc10000013
33Keegan Omlor10000000


Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

MDI-Ellsworth Boys Basketball December 15, 2021


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