The Ellsworth Softball Team's 3 game winning streak ended on Thursday, May 23rd when they lost to Hermon 6-2 at Hermon.

Ellsworth was limited to just 4 hits by Hermon's pitcher Breanne Oakes, but Kayla Duhaime blasted another home run, driving in Ellsworth's 2 runs. Sara Shea batting lead-off was 2-3. Sydney Stevens had Ellsworth's other hit.

In the circle for Ellsworth Kenzi Chipman started throwing 4 innings and striking out 4 while allowing 1 walk. She gave up 2 hits and 3 runs. Tyler Hellum pitched 2 innings striking out 3 and walking 1. She gave up 4 hits and 3 runs.

Oakes pitched the complete game for Hermon. She struck out 11 and only walked 1.

Oakes was 2-4 with a double for Hermon. Rachel Balmas had 2 singles. Faith Coombs, Maeaghan Chamberlain, Allyson Rush and Mia Foley all singled.

Ellsworth is now 10-4. They have 2 games remaining, at Old Town on Friday, May 24th and then they conclude the season at MDI on Wednesday, May 29th at 4:30. They are currently in 9th place in the Heal Point Standings

Hermon is 11-2 and in 3rd place. They are scheduled to play a doubleheader against Caribou at Caribou on Saturday, May 25th and then finish the regular season at home against Old Town on Tuesday, May 28th at 4:30