The George Stevens Academy Eagles defeated the Ellsworth Eagles on Friday, February 2nd on Senior Recognition Night at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth 70-54.

GSA jumped out to a 18-12 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Taylor Schildroth scored 12 points with 3 3-pointers. Caden Mattson had 2 points, Max Mattson had 2 point and Percy Zentz had 2 points for GSA.  For Ellsworth Bradly Smith and Andrew McCullough each had a 3-pointer and Dylan Taplin, Zach Harris and Sam Giffin each had 2 points.

GSA increased their lead to 14 points at the end of the 1st Half, 31-17. In the 2nd Quarter Schildroth had 6 points including a 3-pointer. Max Mattson had 5 points and Zents added 2 more for GSA. For Ellsworth Jackson Curtis had a 3-pointer and Jared Hamilton had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth outscored GSA 22-16 to cut GSA's lead to 8 points 47-39. Jared Hamilotn and Dylan Taplin each had 6 points for Ellsworth, Sam Giffin had a 3-pointer, Zach Harris had 3 points and Jackson Curtis and Devin Grindle each had 2 points for Ellsworth. For GSA Percy Zentz had 10 points including a 3-pointre, Caden Mattson had 3 points, Stean Simmons 2 points and Max Mattson 1 point before he picked up a technical foul with 1:27 remaining in the 3rd Quarter.

In the 4 Quarter, Schildroth scored 11 points, going a perfect 5-5 from the free throw line. Caden Mattson ahd 6 points, Max Mattson 4 points and Eric Mote 2 points. For Ellsworth Bradly Smith drained 2 3-pointers, Dylan Taplin had 4 points and Austin Harris had 2 points.

GSA had 4 players in double figures. Taylor Schildroth finished with a game high 29 points. Percy Zentz had 14 points, Max Mattson 12 points and Caden Mattson 11 points. GSA was 13-18 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth was led by Dylan Taplin with 12 points and Bradly Smith had 9 points. Ellsworth was 6-10 from the free throw line.

It was the last regular season home game for Andrew McCullough, Jared Hamilton, Dylan Taplin, Bradly Smith and Zach Harris.

Ellsworth, now 10-6 plays at Foxcroft Academy on Monday, February 5th with the tip-off at 7PM and pregame beginning at 6:45 with the game broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

GSA now 15-1 plays host to Mattanawcook Academy on Tuesday, February 6th at 7PM

Line Score

George Stevens Academy Boys1516162370
Ellsworth Boys125221554


Box Score


3Ben Cole10000000
5Austin Snow10000000
11Caden Mattson144034111
12Eric Mote11100002
13Isaac Wardwell10000020
15Taylor Schildroth195477129
20Tanner Ashley10000000
21Andrew Swez10000000
23Max Mattson155023312
31Reece Dannenberg10000000
33Percy Zentz165112214
45Stefan Simmons11100212


3Devin Grindle10002522
4Bradly Smith13030029
5Dylan Taplin166000412
10Zach Harris13211228
11Austin Harris11100002
12Sam Giffin12110015
15Andrew McCullough11010003
20Darby Barry10000000
21Jared Hamilton13302328
22Javon Williams10000010
23Connor Crawford10000020
32Jackson Curtis12110005
33Norman Jodrey10000000

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