The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team defeated Houlton 59-31 on Monday afternoon, December 19th at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.

Ellsworth led 16-10 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 23-13 at the end of the 1st Half. The Eagles led 43-24 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Ellsworth was led by Grace Jaffray who had a game-high 21 points. Abby Radel had 11 points and Megan Jordan had 10 points. The Eagles were 8-9 from the free throw line.

Houlton was led by Amelia Callnan with 13 points. Emma Swallow had 9 points. 18 of Houlton's points came via 6-3 pointers. Amelia Callnan had 3 3-pointers, Emma Swallow had 2 3-pointers and Drew Warman had 1 3-pointer. The Shiretowners were 3-9 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 3-0. They will host Presque Isle on Thursday, December 22nd at 3:30.

Houlton is now 1-2. They will play at John Bapst on Tuesday, December 20th.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!

You can nominate someone for the Winter Week 3 High School Athlete of the Week by emailing HERE. Please put High School Athlete of the Week in the subject. Nominations for games December 19th  to December 24th need to be received by December26th. Then tell us why your nominee is deserving! Let us know specifics! How many goals did she/he score? How many points did she/he score? How fast did they run or throw in the indoor track meet? How fast did they swim in the swim meet?How did they do in the wrestling meet? We also want to know what school they go to! Please send them by Monday night!

On Tuesday December 20th we will then compile the nominees and it will be your turn to choose the winner! You can then cast your votes, Tuesday December 20th - Thursday December 22nd. Voting will close Thursday night at 11:59 p.m. We will then announce the winner online and on air on Friday each week!

We are also looking for reports of High School Basketball,  Hockey, Swimming, Indoor Track and Field, and Wrestling results. If you can email them HERE we will write recaps nightly. We need the score, who scored the goal, and any highlights. You can even text the photo of the golf scoresheet to 207-469-8660

Line Score

   1  2   3   4   T
Houlton Girls10311731
EHS Girls167201659


Box Score


Macy Cram0----
Amelia Callnan1323-1
Leah Swallow0----
Mylee Sylvia0---2
Gabby Gentle0----
Drew Warman4-112
Danni Espenscheid21---
Emma Swallow91212
Kaitlyn Kenney0----
Lily Brewer0----
Camille Callnan21---
Payton Collins0----
Tori Ervin1--12


Abby Radel115-12
Kaylee Bagley0----
Elise Sargent21---
Megan Jordan104-22
Morgan Clifford5-122
Aaliyah Manning21---
Addison Atherton63---
Elizabeth Boles0----
Lily Bean21---
Grace Jaffray219-33
Savannah Edgecomb0----

EHS-Houlton Girls Basketball

The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team hosted Houlton on Monday, December 19, 2022

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