The Foxcroft Academy Ponies won their 4th consecutive game, defeating Ellsworth 54-50 on Wednesday, January 21st at Foxcroft Academy.

Foxcroft Academy jumped out to a 17-11 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Hunter Smith had 6 points, while Sean Cody had 5 points and Riley Richards and Drew Dankert each had a 3-pointer. Ellsworth had 5 points from Bruce St. Peter and 3-pointers from Alex Braley and Bryce Harmon.

The Ponies increased their lead at halftime, leading 35-23. Hunter Smith had 8 points in the 2nd Quarter, as did Drew Dankert, and each Pony scored 2 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter. Cody, added 2 points Nick Bagley and Dylan Kelley had 3-pointers, and St. Peter, Derek Look and Harmon each added 2 points.

Foxcroft led 43-29 after the 3rd Quarter. Nick Clawson had 5 points, including a 3-pointer and Smith had another 3-pointer for the Ponies. For Ellsworth, Harmon, Conor Maguire and Cooper Henderson each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter, Ellsworth outscored Foxcroft Academy 21-11, but the Ponies made just enough foul shots, and Ellsworth wasn't able to go on a sustained run. All of Foxcroft Academy's points came from the free throw line, they went 11-16. For Ellsworth, Bagley had 6 points including a 3-pointer, Harmon had 4 points, St. Peter had 5 points and Braley had another 3-pointer. Charlie Libbey scored his first varsity points for Ellsworth, a 3-pointer in the 4th Quarter.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Hunter Smith with 22 points, while Drew Dankert had 13 points. The Ponies were 14-21 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth was led by Bruce St. Peter with 12 points, while Bryce Harmon had 11 points and Nick Bagley had 9 points. Ellsworth was 7-10 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 7-5 and plays host to Presque Isle Friday, January 23rd at 7:30 PM and Caribou on Saturday, January 24th at 2:30 PM.

Foxcroft Academy is now 7-6 and hosts Hermon on Saturday, January 24th at 7 PM.

Line Score







Ellsworth Boys






Foxcroft Academy Ponies






Box Score


3Alex Braley12020016
11Devin McDevitt10000010
12Mitchell Domagala10000010
15Bryce Harmon132144411
20Connor Maguire11100022
21Lukas Firestone10000000
22Nick Bagley13121329
23Charlie Libbey11010013
30Bruce St.Peter155023312
32Dylan Kelley11010013
33Derek Look11100022
34Cooper Henderson11100012

Foxcroft Academy

1Nick Clawson11014807
2Phillip Pleninger10000000
3Isaiah Kennell10000200
11Kevin Xu10000000
13Dylan Harmon-Weeks10000000
21Nick Dyer10000000
22Drew Smith10000000
24Drew Dankert141322013
30Hunter Smith174356322
35Riley Richards11010003
41Max Santagata10000000
42Alex Hung10000000
43Sean Cody13303349