ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth boys’ soccer team earned its first victory of the season Thursday evening with a 3-0 triumph over Hermon at Del Luce Stadium.
Junior Tulas Weaver scored two goals for Ellsworth, which also got one from senior Sam Holler in the win. Juniors Oscar Howe and Pascal Poirier had one assist each for the Eagles.
Ellsworth was back in action Tuesday and fell 3-1 on the road in a Class B North showdown against Old Town (1-3). Weaver provided the goal for the Eagles, who fell to 1-3 with the loss.
The Ellsworth girls fell 1-0 at home to Hermon on Wednesday, but the Eagles bounced back Monday with a 7-1 road win over Old Town (0-2-1). Sophomore Paige Sawyer had a hat trick for Ellsworth (2-2), which also got goals from Abby Bland, Samantha Carter, Morgan Clifford and Addi Laslie.
Both Ellsworth teams will host Maine Central Institute on Saturday, Sept. 21, with the girls playing at 11 a.m. and the boys concluding the doubleheader at 1 p.m. The boys will then play Foxcroft (road game at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23) and George Stevens Academy (home game at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25), and the girls will host GSA at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24.