The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team defeated Washington Academy 55-48 on Monday, February 22nd. It was the last regular season home basketball game for Ellsworth, and the last time that seniors Samantha Higgins, Sierra Andrews, Autumn Paul, Ella Hubbard, Samantha Carter and Kylie Robidoux would play at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in a regular season game.

Ellsworth-Washington Academy Girls Basketball February 22, 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Washington Academy Girls Basketball February 22, 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Washington Academy Girls Basketball February 22, 2021 Photo Chris Popper
Ellsworth-Washington Academy Girls Basketball February 22, 2021 Photo Chris Popper

Ellsworth jumped out to a 15-13 lead at the en of the 1st Quarter. Samantha Carter led Ellsworth with 6 points, going 4-4 from the free throw line. Sierra Andrews had 6 points, Kylie Robidoux had 2 points and Autumn Paul was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Washington Academy Lucy Kilton had 5 points and Emma Griffin and Raeanah Reynolds each had 4 points.

Washington Academy outscored Ellsworth 17-11 in the 2nd Quarter to take a 30-26 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Kelci Williams had 7 points to lead the Raiders, with a 3-pointer. Kilton had 3 points, and Reynolds, Chloe Dinsmore and Rachel Vose all chipped in 2 points while Griffin was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Ellsworth Jocelyn Jordan had 4 points, Casey Carter drained a 3-pointer and Morgan Clifford and Samantha Carter each chipped in 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Washington Academy 18-9 to take a 44-38 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Casey Carter paced Ellsworth with 5 points including her 2nd 3-pointer of the game. Samantha Carter and Jocelyn Jordan each had 4 points, while Ella Hubbard and Kylie Robidoux added 2 points while Sierra Andrews was 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 4th Quarter Ella Hubbard had a 3-pointer for Ellsworth while Casey Carter, Kylie Robidoux, Sierra Andrews and Autumn Paul each chipped in 2 points. For the Raiders, Raenah Reynols, and Lucy Kilton each had 3 points while Chloe Dinsmore and Emma Griffin each had 2 points.

Ellsworth was led by Samanha Carter with 12 point while Jocelyn Jordan and Casey Carter each had 10 points. The Eagles were 8-11 from the free throw line

Washington Academy was led by Lucy Kelton with 11 points.  Emma Griffin, Raeanah Reynolds and Kelci Williams each finishing with 9 points. The Raiders were 8-17 from the free throw line,

Ellsworth will next play at MDI on Thursday, February 25th at 7 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device. The game will also be live-streamed on the MDI High School NFHS Channel (subscription required)

Line Score

1234T
Washington Academy Girls131781048
EHS Girls1511181155

Box Score

Washington Academy

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
5Chloe Dinsmore18321120
10Mackenzie Cates10000000
11Rachel Vose13110121
12Marissa Wood10000000
13Addie Williams10000000
14Izzy Crowley10000000
15Emma Griffin18330221
20Sarah Moulton10000000
21Raeanah Reynolds19440122
22Daniela Myers10000000
23Lucy Kilton111440363
24Kelci Williams19431033
25Gabrielle Morang10000002
33Marissa Cates10000000
TOTALS1481917281712

Ellsworth

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
2Megan Jordan10000000
3Ella Hubbard15211001
4Jocelyn Jordan110440221
5Casey Carter110422000
10Samantha Higgins10000002
11Morgan Clifford12110001
12Aaliyah Manning10000000
14Samantha Carter112440451
15Kylie Robidoux16330001
21Sierra Andrews19440122
33Amber-Rae Pesek10000002
50Autumn Paul11000123
TOTALS1552219381114