The MDI Girls Basketball Team came to Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth in an early test, and beat the Ellsworth Eagles 53-35. The game was close at the end of the 1st Quarter, but then Ellsworth went stone cold from the field in the 2nd and 3rd Quarters.

MDI led 15-10 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 32-17 at the end of the 1st Half. Ellsworth only managed 1 point in the 3rd Quarter, as the Trojans outscored them 12-1 to take a 44-18 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

The Trojans had 3 players in double figures. Olivia Gray led all scorers with 14 points, while Lexi Tozier and Mollie Gray each had 10 points. MDI was only 5-20 from the free throw line. The Trojans sank 8 3-pointers on the night. Olivia Gray had 4 3's, Emily Carter and Lexi Tozier each had 1 3-pointer while Mollie Gray tossed in 2 3's.

Ellsworth had 2 players in double figure. Morgan Clifford led the Eagles with 12 points, while Grace Jaffrey had 11 points. The Eagles were 12-21 from the free throw line. The Eagles had 3 3-pointers on the night. Morgan Clifford had 2 of them, and Grace Jaffrey had the other.

MDI is now 2-0 and will play host to Orono on Friday night, December 17th at 7 p.m. Ellsworth is 1-1 and will play at Houlton on Saturday afternoon, December 18th at 3:30 p.m.

Line Score

MDI Girls151712953
Ellsworth Girls10711735

Box Score


1Mia  Shaw10000000
3Alla Hanley10000001
5Emma Simard10000000
11Elena Alderman12110002
13Emily Carter19321242
15Grace Witham11000126
21Sophia Brophy10000020
23Leah Carroll10000000
25Soren Hopkins-Goff10000000
31Olivia Gray114514002
33Lexi Tozier110431142
35Mollie Gray110422001
43Elizabeth Jones17330182


2Abby Radel14110222
3Alex Bivins10000000
4Jocelyn Jordan12110013
10Megan Jordan10000012
11Morgan Clifford112422221
12Aaliyah Manning10000020
14Addison Atherton10000000
15Brooke Pirie10000002
21Lily Bean16110471
33Grace Jaffrey111321461

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

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MDI-Ellsworth Girls Basketball December 14, 2021


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