Ellsworth Girls Defeat Orono 61-33 [STATS]
The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team traveled to Orono Thursday night, February 4th and came away with a 61-33 victory over the Red Riots.
Ellsworth led 15-10 at the end of the 1st Quarter, and 36-20 at the end of the 1st Half. After outscoring Orono 13-4 in the 3rd Quarter it was 49-24 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
Ellsworth was led by Casey Carter with a game high 17 points. Ella Hubbard had 9 points and Sierra Andrews 8 points. The Eagle drained 8 3-pointers on the night, with Carter and Hubbard having 3 each. Morgan Clifford scored the other 2 3-pointers. The Eagles were 5-7 from the free throw line.
Orono was led by Ellie Pierce with 12 points while Lauryn Brown had 8 points. The Red Riots were 17-22 from the free throw line
Ellsworth will play host to MDI on Monday, February 8th with the tip-off at 6:15 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. That game will also be live-streamed on the Ellsworth High School You Tube Channel