Sports

  • Area high school golf season already in full swing

    Area high school golf season already in full swing

    DEDHAM — The first official fall sports matches have begun, as high school golf programs across the county sprint toward the MPA Championship Tournament in early October. Ellsworth High School played its first home match, and third overall, at the Lucerne Golf Club on Aug. 30. The Eagles, who shot 214 on the day, fell

  • Sumner announces new athletic director

    SULLIVAN — Sumner Memorial High School has named a new athletic director, who will step into the role right as the fall season gets underway. Spencer Allen, previously an assistant basketball coach at Gardiner High School, where he also spent a brief period as the assistant AD, has been approved by the Regional School Unit

  • Season’s warm up

      Members of the Golden Bucks girls’ soccer team practice their footwork with some one-touch passes at the start of practice. The team is looking to rebound from a 5-0 loss in the Class C state championship game last year.   Head coach Dave Svec surveys his squad as they warm up with some bear

  • Fall brings staffing changes

    BLUE HILL — Both George Stevens Academy (GSA) and Deer Isle-Stonington High School (DISHS) will have new leadership in place atop their athletic departments heading into the school year, with Sumner Memorial High School expected to announce a new athletic director shortly. Sumner is replacing former AD Dan Campbell, who is heading a little over

  • Hosford, Bucksport ready to avenge finals loss

    Hosford, Bucksport ready to avenge finals loss

    BUCKSPORT — Ella Hosford scored a lot of goals last year. So many goals, in fact, that she not only broke the state’s single season scoring record, surpassing the previous total of 59 set back in 2003, but also became Bucksport’s all-time leading scorer before the end of her junior season. But now that those

  • Schoodic Scramble tees off Sept. 10

    Schoodic Scramble tees off Sept. 10

    WINTER HARBOR — The 24th annual Schoodic Scramble charity golf event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Grindstone Neck Golf Course in Winter Harbor. Participants will enjoy 18 holes of golf, a continental breakfast, lobster stew, ice cream sundaes, wine, cheese, a tournament hat, hole-in-one opportunity as well as prizes for men’s,

  • EHS soccer player named All-American

    EHS soccer player named All-American

    ELLSWORTH — Former Ellsworth High School Eagle Addi Laslie has been named a 2021-22 High School Scholar All-American by the United Soccer Coaches. Laslie, a graduate of Maine Virtual Academy, played four years with the Eagles. The United Soccer Coaches All-American picks include 54 boys and 72 girls honored for a combination of excellence in