Basketball

  • Audra Eaton Named Maine Sports Legend

    STONINGTON — Audra Eaton, a 2009 graduate of Deer Isle-Stonington High School who competed in varsity basketball and softball, was one of eight scholar-athletes named Maine Sports Legends in a ceremony last month at Alfond Youth Center in Waterville. The daughter of Dean and Daphne Eaton, Audra was a Penobscot Valley Conference all-star and all-academic

  • 1954 Ellsworth Eagles Named to New England Basketball Hall of Fame

    ELLSWORTH — More than half a century has passed since the Ellsworth High School Eagles of 1953 and 1954 won back-to-back state championships and represented Maine in the New England championships at historic Boston Garden.   ELLSWORTH — More than half a century has passed since the Ellsworth High School Eagles of 1953 and 1954

  • The First to Sponsor Basketball Tourney

    BAR HARBOR — The First will sponsor the Josh Sprague Basketball Tournament on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 30 and 31. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the MDI YMCA’s Josh Sprague Scholarship Fund. Josh was very involved with the MDI YMCA, where he participated in many sports and recreational programs. He died in an automobile

  • National Champ Bid Falls Short

    HAMPTON, Va. — Thirty-two teams arrived at the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton, Va. on July 23 hoping leave with the 2009 AAU Boys’ 14-and-under Basketball National Championship title. One team, based out of Bangor, Black Bear North, made it to the final eight before falling to one of the host teams, BWSL Peninsula Elite-Red

  • Three Maine Maritime Academy Student-Athletes Recognized

    CASTINE — The North Atlantic Conference recently announced their Winter/Spring All-Academic Honorees, and Maine Maritime Academy placed three student-athletes on that list. In all, fifty seven (57) student-athletes from the eleven conference institutions who participated in a fall sport received recognition. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached junior academic standing, and have competed

  • Jill St. Peter to Coach EHS Girls’ Varsity Basketball

    ELLSWORTH — Jill St. Peter has been named new girls’ varsity basketball coach at Ellsworth High School. St. Peter, who lives in Ellsworth, replaces Robert Deetjen, who resigned from the post after two years. The daughter of Bruce MacGregor, who coached basketball for 37 years at what is now Husson University, St. Peter says she

  • Basketball Camps

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School varsity basketball coaches Justin Norwood and Brent Barker have opened their summer basketball camps for registration.

  • Basketball Camps

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School varsity basketball coaches Justin Norwood and Brent Barker have opened their summer basketball camps for registrations.

  • Decades of Hoops on MDI

    MOUNT DESERT — A sense of the spirit of Mount Desert Island basketball legend Bernard “Bunny” Parady, ran strong in hearts and minds of many who attended “Hoops Around the Island: Basketball on MDI” sponsored by the MDI Historical Society April 16.