Bucksport Stays on Top

ELLSWORTH — With consecutive wins over John Bapst, Hermon, Sumner and Washington Academy, the Ellsworth Eagles have played their way back into the thick of the battle for Eastern Maine Class B playoff spots.

The 8-3 Bucksport Golden Bucks have retained their hold on first place and the 9-3 Mount Desert Island Trojans are just behind them in second.

In upping their record to 10-3, the Eagles have climbed from 11th to seventh place in the tight Class B ranks.

The 8-4-1 George Stevens Academy Eagles and the 7-4 Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners also remain in the hunt for playoff spots.

The Eagles currently are ranked fourth in Class C, and the Mariners are number five in Class D.

The 3-10 Sumner Tigers slipped to 19th place in Class C after a loss to GSA on Monday.

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Hugh Bowden

Hugh Bowden

Executive Editor
Hugh writes editorials, covers Hancock County sports and helps out where needed in The American's editorial department. When he's not on the sidelines, he enjoys playing jazz and tennis. [email protected]
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