Baseball

  • 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

  • Ellsworth baseball tops Medomak Valley in prelim game

    Ellsworth baseball tops Medomak Valley in prelim game

    ELLSWORTH — In a year in which the Ellsworth baseball team has been less experienced than some of its opponents, the results on the field have told a different story. True, eight of the team’s nine starters this season are underclassmen. Yet as head coach Dan Curtis told his team after a playoff win Monday,

  • Preliminary baseball, softball playoff games set

    Preliminary baseball, softball playoff games set

    ELLSWORTH — Below are times and dates for preliminary baseball and softball games to be played tomorrow, June 5, and Tuesday, June 6. Road teams are listed first. Quarterfinal matchups will be posted after all preliminaries have concluded. Monday, June 5 Baseball, Class B North: (12) Medomak Valley (8-8) vs. (5) Ellsworth (11-5), 4 p.m.

  • GSA baseball, Bucksport softball earn playoff byes

    ELLSWORTH — The George Stevens Academy baseball and Bucksport softball teams have earned first-round byes in the Class C North playoffs. Despite GSA (13-3) losing its final game of the season against Central, the Eagles still edged 14-2 Houlton by four points in the Heal standings. The Eagles will face the winner of Washington Academy

  • Ellsworth baseball team rolling as playoffs approach

    Ellsworth baseball team rolling as playoffs approach

    ELLSWORTH — Covered with mud and dirt as they squished their way across the wet outfield grass, the Ellsworth baseball team couldn’t have been happier. Some of their cleats were uncomfortable and soaking wet, and this Saturday afternoon wasn’t exactly a beautiful day, either. Yet after his team’s solid performance, head coach Dan Curtis felt his