The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team was without 2 of their normal starters on Tuesday, January 7th, but used a total team effort to beat the Washington Academy Raiders 40-23 in East Machias.

Trinity Montigny and Sierra Andrews were unavailable for Ellsworth, but the Eagles went out to a 7-4 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Casey Carter and Sara Shea each had 2 points while Jocelyn Jordan was 2-2 from the free throw line and Kylie Robidoux 1-2. For the Raiders Raenah Reynolds had 2 points and Emma Griffin and Lucy Kilton each were 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Washington Academy 11-6 to take a 18-10 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Casey Carter had 6 points for the Eagles. Morgan Clifford drained a 3-pointer and Samantha Carter had 2 points. For the Raiders Kilton had 4 points and Riley Fraser 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth increased their lead, outscoring Washington Academy 12-8 to take a 30-18 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Autumn Paul had 6 points for Ellsworth, Jocelyn Jordan 4 points and Kylie Robidoux 2 points. For the Raiders Frser had 6 points, going 2-4 from the free throw line while Reynolds had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Alicia Kelley had 4 points for Ellsworth, with Kayla Duhaime, Kylie Robidoux and Sara Shea each chipping in 2 points. For Washington Academy, Reynolds had a 3-pointer, and Emma Griffina and Lucy Kilton were each 1-2 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth was led by Casey Carter with 8 points, while Autumn Paul and Jocelyn Jordan each had 6 points. The Eagles were 5-7 from the free throw line.

Washington Academy was led by Riley Fraser with 8 points while Raenah Reynolds had 7 points. The Raiders were 6-12 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 5-3 and will play host to MCI on Saturday, January 11 at 1 p.m. in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Washington Academy is 1-8 and plays at Calais on Thursday, January 9th at 6:30 p.m.

Line Score

Ellsworth Girls711121040
Washington Academy Girls468523

Box Score


3Morgan Clifford13101001
4Jocelyn Jordan16110442
5Casey Carter18440000
10Samantha Higgins10000001
11Trinity Montigny10000000
12Sara Shea14220001
14Samantha Carter12110011
15Kylie Robidoux15220124
21Sierra Andrews10000000
23Kayla Duhaime12110000
33Amber-Rae Pesek10000000
34Alicia Kelley14220000
50Autumn Paul16330001

Washington Academy

5Chloe Dinsmore10000000
10Mackenzie Cates10000000
11Rachel Vose10000000
12Marissa Wood10000000
13Kaitlyn Smith10000000
14Sarah Moulton10000000
15Emma Griffin12000242
20Genevieve Thimlar10000000
21Raeanah Reynolds17321001
23Lucy Kilton16220241
24Kelci Williams10000001
25Gabrielle Morang10000002
33Riley Fraser18330242

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