Cross-Country

  • Eastern Maine Cross-Country Championships Set Saturday

    BELFAST — The forecast for heavy rain and cold, strong winds last weekend forced a week-long postponement of the Eastern Maine Cross-country championships, and pushed the state championship meet ahead a week as well. After winning their fifth consecutive Penobscot Valley Conference Championship, the Mount Desert Island Trojan girls will be bidding for their fourth

  • Ellsworth Wins Middle School X-County Title with Perfect Score

    AURORA — The Ellsworth Middle School boys won the Coastal Championship cross-country meet on Wednesday, Oct. 21, at the Airline School — and they did it with a perfect score. AURORA — The Ellsworth Middle School boys won the Coastal Championship cross-country meet on Wednesday, Oct. 21, at the Airline School — and they did

  • Sincebaugh Wins Mariner Invitational

    CASTINE — The University of Maine at Presque Isle women’s cross country team took first place at the Mariner Invitational on the grounds of the Castine Yacht and Golf Club today.The Owls accumulated a score of 39 followed by Johnson State College (53). Maine Maritime, Thomas College, and Unity College failed to record team scores. Rachel

  • Offshore Cross Country

    CRANBERRY ISLES — The Islesford cross-country team has run in six meets this fall. On Thursday, Oct. 22, the team has a trip to The Airline School in Aurora for the regional championships. Isaac Krasnow has run in the boys’ races, and Meg Stevens in the girls’. Joe Flores has been sidelined by a broken

  • Trojan Girls Win Fifth Straight PVC Cross-Country Title

    BANGOR — For the Mount Desert Island Trojan girls’ cross-country team, Saturday was a great day. BANGOR — For the Mount Desert Island Trojan girls’ cross-country team, Saturday was a great day. With a pack every bit as solid as those of previous years, the Trojans won their fifth consecutive Penobscot Valley Conference large schools

  • Falcons Boys 1st at Bucksport

    BUCKSPORT — The Ellsworth Elementary-Middle School boys cross country team came in first place with a perfect score of 15 on Thursday. The Falcons girls came in second place only six points behind Brewer. For more sports news, pick up a copy of The Ellsworth American.

  • Ellsworth Boys and Girls Win County Cross-Country Crowns

    BLUE HILL — The Ellsworth Eagle boys and girls captured Hancock County cross-country championships on Friday, but by very different margins. BLUE HILL — The Ellsworth Eagle boys and girls captured Hancock County cross-country championships on Friday, but by very different margins. The Eagle boys put five runners in the first six places to finish

  • Falcons Sweep Bay School Meet

    BLUE HILL — Both the boys and girls Ellsworth Elementary-Middle School cross country teams won their meets at the Bay School on Thursday. Girls – 1st Ellsworth- 24 pts, 2nd- Blue Hill-52 pts., 3rd Bay School-71 points, 4th Bucksport-139 pts, No score – Surry Boys – 1st Ellsworth-17pts, 2nd – Bay School-45 pts, 3rd Bucksport

  • Junior XC

    BAR HARBOR — On Monday the Mount Desert Island Junior High School Cross Country Invitational featured the two winning teams flip-flopping positions between the girls’ and boys’ winners.   The Emerson Tigers took the top spot in the girls’ division and second place in the boys’ division. The boys’ competition was won by the Mount

  • County Runners To Compete At Festival Of Champions

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County runners will join their colleagues from across the state and beyond at Saturday’s eighth annual Maine Cross-country Festival of Champions at the Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast. The state’s largest high school sporting event will involve 1,300 runners from 58 schools. The event will include six races with the schedule