The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team fell to the Old Town Coyotes 50-42 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth on Tuesday, December 28th.

Old Town led 13-10 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 33-25 at the end of the 1st Half. Old Town outscored Ellsworth 9-4 in the 3rd Quarter to take a 42-29 lead. Ellsworth rallied in the 4th Quarter outscoring Old Town 13-8 to draw within 8 points.

Grace Jaffray led the Eagles with 17 points and Morgan Clifford had 8 points. The Eagles were 5-6 from the free throw line. Ellsworth had 5 3-pointers. Jaffray and Clifford each had 2 3-pointers, while Abby Radel had the other 3-pointer for Ellsworth.

The Coyotes had 3 players in double figures. Saige Evans had a game-high 25 points. Sydney Loring had 11 points and Madelyn Emerson had 10 points. The Coyotes were 7-10 from the free throw line. Old Town drained 5 3-pointers. Loring had 3 3-pointers and Emerson had 2 3-pointers.

Ellsworth is now 1-3 and will play at Orono on Thursday, December 30th at 4:30 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

Old Town is 5-0 and will play at home on Thursday, December 30th against MDI at 12:30 p.m.

Thanks to Amy Pooler for the stats

Line Score

Old Town Girls13209850
Ellsworth Girls101541342

Box Score

Old Town

2Maddy Arsenault11000121
4Madelyn Emerson110422002
10Lexi Thibodeau12110001
12Haylie Madden10000000
14Makayla Emerson10000001
20Kilee Bradeen10000000
22Saige Evans12510100561
24Logan Gardner10000000
30Gabrielle Cody11000121
32Alexis Degrasse10000000
40Sydney Loring111413000


2Abby Radel17321000
3Alex Bivins10000000
4Jocelyn Jordan16220222
10Megan Jordan14220001
11Morgan Clifford18312004
12Aaliyah Manning10000000
14Addison Atherton10000001
15Brooke Pirie10000000
21Lily Bean10000001
33Grace Jaffray117642341

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