Ellsworth Girls Basketball Flies By MDI 53-46 [STATS&RECAP]
The Ellsworth Eagles Girls Basketball Team used a strong 3rd Quarter outscoring MDI 15-6 en route to a 53-46 victory on Monday, February 8th at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.
MDI jumped out to a 11-8 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Emily Carter had 5 points with a 3-pointer for the Trojans, while Olivia Gray and Elizabeth Jones each added a bucket and Abbie Farley went 2-2 from the free throw line. For Ellsworth, Ella Hubbard had a 3-pointer, Sierra Andrews had 3 point and Morgan Clifford added 2 points.
In the 2nd Quarter Ellsworth outscored MDI 17-10 to take a 25-21 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Jocelyn Jordan had 7 points, Andrews had 5 points with her 2nd 3-pointer of the night. Kylie Robidoux had 4 point and Samantha Higgins was 1-2 from the free throw line. For MDI, Leah Carroll and Abbie Farley each had a 3-pointer and Emily Carter and Elizabeth Jones each had a basket.
In the 3rd Quarter Morgan Clifford drained 3 3-pointers to lead Ellsworth's scorers, netting 9 points. Jocelyn Jordan, Kylie Robidoux and Sierra Andrews each had a basket as Ellsworth increased their lead to 40-27. For MDI Olivia Gray had a 3 pointer, Mollie Gray 2 points and Leah Carroll went 1-2 from the free throw line.
In the 4th Quarter, MDI cut the lead to 6 points before Ellsworth put the game away. Grace Witham had 7 points for MDI. Abbie Farley and Olivia Gray each had a 3-pointer, the 2nd of the game for each. Emily Carter, Mollie Gray and Elizabeth Jones each chipped in with a basket. For Ellsworth Jocelyn Jordan had 5 points including a 3-pointer, Robidoux had 4 points and Samantha Carter and Sierra Andrews each had 2 points.
MDI was led by Emily Carter with 9 point while Abbie Farley and Olivia Gray each had 8 points. The Trojans had 6 3-pointers and were 4-5 from the free throw line
Ellsworth had 4 players in double figures. Jocelyn Jordan had a game high 14 points, Sierra Andrew had 12 points, Morgan Clifford had 11 points and Kylie Robidoux finished with 10 points. Ellsworth hit 6 3-pointer and were 5-9 from the free throw line.
Ellsworth will play host to Brewer on Thursday, February 11th at 6:15. That game will be broadcast on the Ellsworth High School You Tube Channel.
The MDI Girls are back in action on Tuesday, February 9th when they travel to Washington Academy to tip off at 5 p.m. That game will be live-streamed on the Washington Academy You Tube Channel