The Sumner Girls JV Basketball Team hung on to beat Ellsworth 30-26 at Sumner High School on Monday, February 1st.

Sumner led 10-8 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Isabelle Catheron and Clara Christiansen each had 4 points while Brooklyn Newenham chipped in with 2 points. For Ellsworth Brooke Pirie had 4 points while Alexis Bradford and Allie Neleski each had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter Sumner outscored Ellsworth 8-6 to increase their lead to 18-14 at the end of the 1st Half. For Sumner, Catheron, Neweham, Christiansen and Cailyn Howard each had 2 points. For Ellsworth Pirie, had 4 points and Wendy Manning had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter Ellsworth outscored Sumner 8-5 to cut the lead 23-22 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Shaelyn Carter had 4 points for Ellsworth while Alex Bivins and Brooke Pirie had 2 points each. For the Tigers, Taya Worcester and Newenham had 2 points each while Clara Christensen was 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the final Qurter Jenna Colby had 6 points for Sumner while Taya Worcester added a free throw. For Ellsworth, Wendy Manning and Olivia Harmon had 2 points each.

Ellsworth was led by Brooke Pirie with 10 points. The Eagles were 0-6 from the free throw line.

Sumner was led by Clara Christensen with 7 points. Sumner was 6-11 from the free throw line.

The Ellsworth Girls are back in action on Thursday, February 4th when they take on Orono in Orono. Tip-off is at 4:30 p.m. The game may be viewed on the Orono NFHS Page (subscription)

Line Score

EHS JV Girls868426
Sumner JV Girls1085730

Box Score


3Alex Bivins12110024
4Alexis Bradford12110002
5Shaelyn Carter14220001
10Megan Jordan10000000
11Aaliyah Manning10000000
12Olivia Harmon12110001
20Allie Neleski12110022
21Wendy Manning14220002
25Brooke Pirie110550023


15Isabell Catheron16330021
21Brooklyn Newenham16330005
23Clara Christianson17220340
31Taya Worcester13110120
33Taylor Newenham10000003
41Cailyn Howard12110001
43Jenna Colby16220230

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