On Saturday afternoon, January 25th, Jackson Curtis scored his 1000th career point. But more importantly for the Ellsworth Eagles, they beat Presque Isle 64-47, improving to 11-3 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.

Ellsworth jumped out to a 19-5 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and led 35-21 at the end of the 1st Half. It was 49-26 at the end of the 3rd Quarter

Ellsworth was led by Jackson Curtis with a game high 27 points. Hunter Curtis had 10 points while Darby Barry had 9 points, ripping down 10 rebounds. Connor Crawford had 2 3-pointers, while Barry and Jackson Curtis each had 1 3-pointer. The Eagles were 16-26 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Caleb Wheaton with 15 points while Malachi Cummings had 14 points. Cummings had 3-pointers and Wheaton 1 3-pointer. The Wildcats were 4-11 from the free throw line.

At 11-3, Ellsworth has 4 games remaining. They will play at Eastern Maine Community Collgege on Monday, January 27th against John Bapst, with a tip-off at 6 p.m. They will then play on Tuesday, January 28th at home on Senior Night against Foxcroft Academy. They finish on the road on Saturday, February 1st at Hermon at 2:30 and then on Thursday, February 6th at MDI. All 4 games will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Presque Isle, 6-9 has 3 games remaining in the regular season. They play at Foxcroft Academy on Saturday February 1st at 4:30, at Houlton on Tuesday February 4th and then finish the season at home against Caribou on Thursday, February 6th

Line Score

Presque Isle Boys51652147
Ellsworth Boys1916141564

Box Score

Presque Isle

10Jude Mosher10000000
12Sam Beaulieu10000000
14Ben Ryan10000001
20Noah Yarems10000000
22Jacob Devine12110001
24Caleb Wheaton115761011
30Malachi Cummings114532223
32Noah Flynn14220033
34Mason Fletcher10000001
40Xavier McAtee15220123
42Nathan Willett15220133
44Connor Albertson12110001
52Connor Rideout10000001


3J’Von James18330242
4Connor Crawford17202122
5Nick Kane10000000
10Hunter Curtis110440232
11Austin Harris10000002
12Adam Inman12000221
14Brody Mercier10000001
15Eamon MacDonald10000000
20Darby Barry19211463
21Andrew Rideout10000000
22Michael Palmer10000000
23Brett Bragdon10000000
32Jackson Curtis12711101473
33Kolbe Hardy11000120

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