The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team outlasted the Orono Red Riots on Saturday afternoon, December 8th winning 46-41, in Orono to start the 2018-19 season with a win.

Ellsworth jumped out to a 8-5 in the 1st Quarter. Trinity Montigny had 4 points and Kylie Robidoux and Autumn Paul had 2 points each. For Orono Lauren Melanson had 3 points and Ellie Sockabasin 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Orono10-7 to take a 18-12 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Montigny had 7 points, with a 3-pointer, and Samantha Carter had a 3-pointer for Ellsworth. For the Red Riots Sockabasin had 4 points, Alyssa Labelle 2 points and Melanson 1 point. In the Quarter Orono was 5-7 from the free throw line.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Orono 17-13 to take a 35-25 lead. Andrew had 5 points with a 3-pointer for the Eagles. Robidoux, Montigny and Sara Shea each had 4 points. For Orono Labelle had 2 3-pointers for 6 points, Melanson had 4 points and Sockabsin had 3 points.

In the 4th Quarter Orono outscored Ellsworth 16-11 but were unable to get closer than 4 points. Melanson had 7 points, Labelle had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Izzy Baker and Sockabasin had 2 points each. Orono was 5-9 from the free throw line in the Quarter. For Ellsworth Montigny had 4 points including 2 crucial free throw. Andrews had a 3-pointer while Ella Hubbard and Robidoux had 2 points each for the Eagles.

Ellsworth was led by Trinity Montigny who had a game high 19 points, while Kylie Robidoux and Sierra Andrews each had 8 points. The Eagles were 4-6 from the free throw line.

Orono was led by Lauren Melanson with 15 points, Alyssa Labelle had 13 points and Ellie Sockabasin had 11 points. The Red Riots were 12-23 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth, 1-0 travels to Old Town on Wednesday, December 12th at 7PM.

Orono, 0-1 plays host to John Bapst on Wednesday, December 12th at 7PM.

Line Score

Elllsworth Girls 2018-19810171146
Orono Girls57131641

Box Score


3Ella Hubbard12110000
4Kylie Robidoux18440023
5Jocelyn Jordan10000000
10Samantha Higgins10000002
11Trinity Montigny119761442
12Sara Shea14220001
14Samantha Carter13101000
15Autumn Paul12110002
20Adreanna  Seavey10000000
21Sierra Andrews18312004
23Kayla Duhaime10000004
33Alicia Kelley10000000
34Samantha Simmons10000000


5Alyssa LaBelle113303473
11Brynn Kenney10000000
13Ellie Pierce10000000
15Mary Kate Smith10000002
23Lauryn Brown10000010
25Molly McCluskey10000001
31Izzy Baker12110002
33Chloe LaBree10000000
35Audrey Pike10000000
41Camryn Brown10000000
43Lauren Melanson115550591
45Ellie Sockabasin111440362

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