In the Battle of the Eagles, the Ellsworth Eagles topped the George Stevens Academy Eagles 57-22 at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth, on Wednesday night, February 17th.

Ellsworth jumped out to a 20-11 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Ellsworth draine 4 3-pointers in the 1st Quarter. Michael Palmer, Eamon McDonald, Brett Bragdon and Hunter Curtis each had 1. Chance Mercier had 4 points and Miles Palmer and Brody Palmer each had 2 points. For GSA Teague Smallidge had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Michael Moon had 4 points and Azaiah Nanson had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter Ellsworth extended their lead outscoring GSA 10-4 to take a 30-15 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Huntr Curtis had 6 points for Ellsworth, going 4-4 from the free throw line. Chance Mercier and Michael Palmer each had 2 points. For GSA Michael Moon and Teague Smallidge each had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth extended their lead, to 45-20 at the end of the 3rd Quarter, outscoring GSA 15-5.. Hunter Curtis had 8 points and Chance Mercier 7 points for Ellsworth. Nanson had 3 points and Smallidge 2 points for GSA.

In the 4th Quarter Gage Hardy had 4 points, Peter Keblinsky hit a 3-pointer and Michael Palmer and Kaleb Conners each had a bucket. Brody Mercier was 1-2 from the free throw line. For GSA Sol Lorio had the Eagle's lone points.

Ellsworth was led by Hunter Curtis with a game high 17 points while Chance Mercier tossed in 13 points. Ellsworth had 5 3-pointers on the night and was 6-7 from the free throw line.

GSA was led by Teague Smallidge with 9 points and was 3-4 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is back in action on Friday, February 19th when they host Bangor at 6:30 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device. The game will be live-streamed on the Ellsworth High School You Tube Channel.

Line Score

GSA Boys1145222
EHS Boys2010151257

Box Score


3Michael Moon16220220
5Jack Gray10000000
11Sol Lorio12110001
12Aiden Weaver10000002
13Azaiah Nanson15220122
20Bryce Schneider10000002
21Teague Smallidge19431001
23Dexter Brown10000000
31Nosh Czuj10000000
33Theron Lehto10000000
35Harrison Walden10000001
43Nick Steinbarger10000000


3Chance Mercier113660111
4Miles Palmer12110001
10Hunter Curtis117651441
11Brett Bragdon13101000
12Gage Hardy14220002
14Brody Mercier13110122
15Eamon MacDonald13101001
20Peter Keblinsky13101000
21Brady Kenny10000000
22Michael Palmer17321002
23Kaleb Connors12110000
30Michael Harris10000000

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