Baseball

  • DEFY 11-12 team takes 2nd place at Marty Lyons Classic

    DEFY 11-12 team takes 2nd place at Marty Lyons Classic

    BAR HARBOR — Ellsworth’s Down East Family YMCA Little League took second place over the weekend after falling to Sebasticook in the Marty Lyons Classic 11-12 championship game in Bar Harbor. Little League teams came from as far away as Caribou and Presque Isle for the tournament, which began Friday and concluded with the DEFY

  • Little League Challenger volunteer training scheduled for Sunday

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth’s Little League Challenger program will be hosting a training session for prospective volunteers at 6 p.m. Aug. 13 at DeMeyer Field. Volunteers must Little League International the permission to conduct a background check. Those applying must also provide three references, one of whom must have knowledge of the applicant’s participation in the program.

  • Trenton Acadians earn doubleheader sweep against Skowhegan

    Trenton Acadians earn doubleheader sweep against Skowhegan

    BLUE HILL — Locked in tight games twice Saturday afternoon, the Trenton Acadians came up clutch at the plate when it mattered most. The Acadians used situational hitting to pull ahead late and secure a pair of much-needed American Legion wins against Skowhegan on Saturday in Blue Hill. The victories, both of which came by scores

  • Hancock County players participate in baseball, softball All-Star games

    Hancock County players participate in baseball, softball All-Star games

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth High School’s Callie Hammer and Leah Stevens and Bucksport High School’s Madysen Robichaud, Kylee Atwood and Emily Hunt participated in Maine Association of Softball Coaches Senior All-Star Game festivities last Thursday at Augusta’s Cony High School. In the Class A/B game, the Ellsworth representatives and the Northern Maine team rolled to a

  • Upsets abound in baseball, softball quarterfinals games Thursday

    Upsets abound in baseball, softball quarterfinals games Thursday

    ELLSWORTH — Thursday was a day of surprising results in high school baseball and softball, and teams from around Hancock County were at the center of the drama. The eighth-seeded Ellsworth softball team delivered one of the biggest upsets of the tournament when it beat top-seeded Gardiner (15-2) 6-2. Callie Hammer had three hits for the Eagles,

  • All-PVC baseball, softball, track teams announced

    All-PVC baseball, softball, track teams announced

    ELLSWORTH — Three Ellsworth players were named first-team selections on the All-Penobscot Valley Conference baseball and softball teams Wednesday. Conner Wagstaff and Jared Hamilton received the honors for Ellsworth baseball and were joined by Brad Smith on the second team. Mount Desert Island’s Riley Swanson also was named a first-teamer. In softball, Ellsworth catcher Callie