Baseball

  • Ellsworth, Bucksport baseball teams continue strong starts

    Ellsworth, Bucksport baseball teams continue strong starts

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County high school baseball squads continued to swing for the fences — and wins — in recent days, as Ellsworth and Bucksport have proven a cut above through the first half of the regular season. As of Monday, May 10, Ellsworth sported an unblemished 7-0 record, while Bucksport was not far behind

  • Eagles break Bucksport’s winning streak

    Eagles break Bucksport’s winning streak

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Eagles baseball team battled for seven full innings against a dangerous Bucksport squad, manufacturing one run in the bottom of the third inning to secure a 1-0 home win on Tuesday. This was a non-conference game for the Eagles, who are in Class B, but Bucksport is one of the top

  • Baseball teams get in the swing of things

    Baseball teams get in the swing of things

    ELLSWORTH — High school baseball teams from Hancock County swung into regular-season action in recent days, as teams from Ellsworth, Mount Desert Island, Bucksport, Sumner and George Stevens Academy churned out a mixed bag of results on the diamonds. The Eagle and Golden Buck baseball teams started the season 2-0 The following is a recap

  • Spring sports regular season to begin tomorrow

    Spring sports regular season to begin tomorrow

    ELLSWORTH — The first countable events of the 2022 spring sports season are now only a day away. The spring season will begin with track meets tomorrow, April 14, and Friday, April 15. Baseball, softball and tennis will then begin next week with a full slate of action scheduled for the weekend. Ellsworth is scheduled

  • Motivated Ellsworth baseball team primed for another deep run

    Motivated Ellsworth baseball team primed for another deep run

    ELLSWORTH — The third Monday in March is typically considered the “soft” start date for the Maine high school baseball season — but that’s not how the Ellsworth Eagles see it. With teams prohibited from beginning tryouts and full-blown practices until the fourth week of the month, the week prior is restricted to arm workouts,

  • Pitchers, catchers to begin conditioning drills next week

    Pitchers, catchers to begin conditioning drills next week

    ELLSWORTH — It won’t be in the form of full practices yet, but the first team activities of the 2022 spring sports season are scheduled to begin next week. Pitchers and catchers are eligible to begin conditioning drills for the 2022 season Monday, March 21. The conditioning exercises, which precede the first spring sports practices,

  • Ellsworth Challenger Little League wraps up 7th season

    Ellsworth Challenger Little League wraps up 7th season

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth Challenger Little League closed out its 2021 season Saturday morning with the final day of play at Demeyer Field. The league, which offers baseball in an adapted form for children with physical and intellectual disabilities, was offered for the seventh season. Play began in late August and was held every weekend before

  • Trenton Acadians close out American Legion season

    Trenton Acadians close out American Legion season

    ELLSWORTH — Another summer of baseball has come to an end for the Trenton Acadians after an 18-game slate against the state’s top teams. The Acadians concluded their 2021 American Legion season with a home doubleheader played Tuesday. The team finished with a record of 9-9 to place fifth, one spot shy of a playoff