Ellsworth Girls Nipped 54-52 in Presque Isle
The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team was looking to win in Presque Isle for the first time in over a decade, and led by as many as 18 points before Presque Isle came roaring back in the 4th Quarter, outscoring Ellsworth 22-7 to nip the Eagles 54-53 on Friday, January 24th.
Ellsworth led 12-8 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 34-23 at the end of the 1st Half. The Eagles led 45-32 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
Ellsworth was led by Trinity Montigny with 10 points while Samantha Carter, Sierra Andrews and Kayla Duhaime all had 9 points. The Eagles had 6 3-pointers, 3 by Carter, and 1 each by Ella Hubbard, Sara She and Sierra Andrews. Ellsworth was 8-15 from the free throw line, going 5-10 in the 4th Quarter.
Presque Isle was led by Faith Sjoberg with 19 points while Madison Michaud had 12 points and Maggie Castonguay had 10 points. The Wildcats had 3 3-pointers, 2 by Sjoberg and 1 by Madison Jeandreau. The Wildcats were 11-19 from the free throw line, going 7-9 in the 4th Quarter.
Ellsworth, now 11-4 plays at Caribou on Saturday, January 25th at 1PM.
Presque Isle, now 8-6 plays host to MDI at 1PM on Saturday, January 25th. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on our free downloadable APP, on any Alexa enabled device and on WDEA Internet Radio.
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