The Ellsworth Boys Basketball Team fell to the Brewer Witches in Brewer Friday night, 69-52 in the PVC Pod finals in a game that was much closer than the final score would indicate.

Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Brewer Boys Basketball March 12 2021 Photo Chris Popper

Brewer jumped out to a 15-9 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Aaron Newcomb had 5 points for Brewer with a 3-pointer. Brady Saunders and Ryder Goodwin had 4 points each and Dylan Huff had 2 points. For Ellsworth Chance Mercier had 3 points, Hunter Curtis and Michael Palmer 2 points each and Eamon MacDonald 1 point.

Ellsworth went on a 8-0 run to start the 2nd Quarter but Brewer went on a 6-0 run, and at the end of the 1st Half the Witches were up 29-23. Hunter Curtis and Chance Mercier each  had 5 points for Ellsworth with a 3 pointer. Brett Bragdon drained a 3 pointer and Michael Palmer had 2 points. For the Witches  Ryder Goodwin had 6 points, Brady Saunders had 5 points with a 3-pointer, and Dylan Huff had a 3-pointer.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Brewer 20-17 to make the score 46-43 Brewer at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Hunter Curtis had 8 points for Ellsworth. Chance Mercier had 5 points, Eamon MacDonald had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Michael Palmer had 2 points. For Brewer Dylan Huff had a 3-pointer and 5 points, and Aaron Newcomb had 5 points. as did Ryder Goodwin. Colby Smith had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Kyle Goodrich had 7 points with a 3-pointer for Brewer. Dylan Huff had 6 points. Evan Nadeau, Cameron Hughes and Brady Saunders each had 2 points and Colby Smith was 2-2 from the free throw line and Lenox Cummings and Aaron Newcomb were each 1-2 from the free throw line. For Ellsworth Hunter Curtis had 4 points, Brody and Chance Mercier each had 2 points and Miles Palmer was 1-2 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth was led by Hunter Curtis with a game high 19 points while Chance Mercier had 15 points. Ellsworth was 10-16 from the free throw line.

Brewer had 4 players in double figures. Dylan Huff had 16 points, Ryder Goodwin 15 points and Aaron Newcomb and Brady Saunders each had 11 points. The Witches were 12-17 from the free throw line

Line Score

1234T
EHS Boys81520952
Brewer Boys1514172369

Box Score

Ellsworth

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
3Chance Mercier115651232
4Miles Palmer11000120
10Hunter Curtis119651691
11Brett Bragdon13101002
12Gage Hardy10000000
14Brody Mercier12110001
15Eamon MacDonald16211121
20Peter Keblinsky10000000
21Brady Kenny10000000
22Michael Palmer16330005
23Kaleb Connors10000001
30Michael Harris10000001
32Ethan LeClerc10000000
TOTALS15219154101614

Brewer

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
4Colby Smith14110220
10Kyle Goodrich17321004
12Lenox Cummings11000120
14Dylan Huff116532452
20Aaron Newcomb111321454
22Brady Saunders111541002
24Ryder Goodwin115770132
32Ryan Young10000000
34Cameron Hughes12110000
40Kyle Horr10000000
42Braden Carr10000000
44Evan Nadeau12110001
50Evan Glass10000000
52Brock Flagg10000000
54Aiden Davis10000000
TOTALS16926215121715