The Ellsworth Softball Team dropped the opening game of the 2021 season on Friday, April 23rd at Ellsworth High School, a sunny, but very windy day, losing 3-2 to the Old Town Coyotes, as Old Town scored the winning run on an error in the top of the 7th inning.

Ellsworth-Old Town Softball April 23, 2021

Tyler Hellum pitched the complete game for Ellsworth, striking out 9 and walking 2. She scattered 4 hits. She allowed 1 earned run, taking the hard luck loss.

Reagan Glidden started the game for the Coyotes, going 3 innings and striking out 5. She allowed 2 runs, both earned and 4 hits. Sage Evans came on in relief, pitching the final 3 innings, picking up the win, striking out 5 and walking 1.

Ellsworth had 7 hits on the afternoon. Sara Shea was 2-4 with a single and double. Casey Carter was 2-2. Alex Bivins, Hannah Richardson and Tyler Hellum each had a single for the Eagles.

For Old Town Emma Crews was 2-2 with a single and double. Hannah Sirois had a double and Reagan Glidden had a single.

Ellsworth 0-1 plays host to GSA on Tuesday, April 27th at 4 p.m. while Old Town 1-0 will play host to John Bapst on Tuesday, April 27th at 4 p.m.