Tennis

  • GSA tennis teams to play for regional titles

    ELLSWORTH — The George Stevens Academy tennis teams will compete for Northern Maine titles Tuesday at the Armstrong Tennis Center in Hampden. The fifth-seeded GSA girls (12-3) reached the Class C North championship game with 5-0 wins against Deer Isle-Stonington and Penobscot Valley in the first and second rounds, respectively. The Eagles then upset top-seeded

  • GSA tennis teams make regional semifinals

    BLUE HILL — The high school tennis season has reached the regional semifinals, and the George Stevens Academy boys and girls are Hancock County’s only remaining teams. The top-seeded GSA boys (13-0) continued their quest for an eighth consecutive regional title Thursday with a 4-1 win over No. 8 Orono (9-5). The Eagles got singles

  • Tennis quarterfinal matches set

    Tennis quarterfinal matches set

    ELLSWORTH — Five Hancock County tennis teams will participate in this week’s regional quarterfinals. The sixth-seeded Ellsworth boys (8-5) advanced to face John Bapst (11-1) with a 3-2 win over Foxcroft in Class B North preliminary action. That game will be played at Hampden Academy. The fifth-seeded Mount Desert Island boys’ team (7-5) received a

  • First matchups announced for high school tennis playoffs

    First matchups announced for high school tennis playoffs

    ELLSWORTH — Below are times and dates for local high school tennis preliminary matches to be played Tuesday, May 30, and Wednesday, May 31. Road teams are listed first. Quarterfinal matchups will be posted after all preliminaries have concluded. Tuesday, May 30 Boys, Class B North: (11) Foxcroft vs. (6) Ellsworth, 4 p.m. Boys, Class C North: (12)

  • GSA, MDI boys, girls split tennis matches

    GSA, MDI boys, girls split tennis matches

    ELLSWORTH — The George Stevens Academy and Mount Desert Island boys’ and girls’ tennis teams split a pair of tennis matches at the Ellsworth Tennis Center on Friday. The GSA boys received a doubles win from Christian Jones and Rhett Cheng and claimed a 3-2 victory on the day with singles wins from Boris Chen

  • Reclassification to affect local high school volleyball teams

    Reclassification to affect local high school volleyball teams

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine Principals’ Association finalized its reclassification proposal last Thursday, and three volleyball teams in the area are on the move. Bucksport, George Stevens Academy and Sumner will move from Class B to the newly created Class C in the sport. Joining them will be Washington Academy, Machias, Jonesport-Beals, Lee Academy, Calais, Narraguagus,

  • MDI tennis teams defeat Ellsworth

    MDI tennis teams defeat Ellsworth

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island boys’ and girls’ tennis teams each posted 4-1 victories over Ellsworth on Thursday. The MDI boys (1-0) got wins from Drake Janes and Teddy Geary in singles. In doubles, Gabe Michael and September Murray defeated Ellsworth’s Peyton Cole and Colby Clarke, and Ryan Kelly and Nolan Murphy beat Cody

  • Trenton’s Shelton brings home two titles at Angell Open

    Trenton’s Shelton brings home two titles at Angell Open

    TRENTON — Trenton’s Elvi Shelton took home two tennis titles over the weekend when she won the ladies’ open singles and doubles tennis championships at the Angell Open in Portland. In the singles competition, Shelton defeated 15-year-old Wells native Grace Campanella in straight sets. She teamed up with Sedgwick’s Ann Dentino to win the doubles competition

  • Ellsworth High School to hold spring sports meeting March 22

    Ellsworth High School to hold spring sports meeting March 22

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth will be holding its annual spring sports meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, in the high school’s Katsiaficas Gymnasium. Students who wish to participate in baseball, softball, outdoor track and tennis should attend with a parent or guardian. The meeting will provide parents and athletes with practice schedules, game schedules and information

  • Tennis Classic to support Harbor House

    Tennis Classic to support Harbor House

    BAR HARBOR — The fourth annual Harbor House Tennis Classic is slated for Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Mount Desert Island High School and Harbor House courts. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Harbor House’s tennis program. The Harbor House is located in Southwest Harbor. Men’s and women’s doubles teams will compete in a

  • GSA boys’ tennis team falls  to Waynflete in state final

    GSA boys’ tennis team falls to Waynflete in state final

    LEWISTON — For the seventh straight year, the George Stevens Academy boys’ tennis team lost to Waynflete in the Class C state championship. Waynflete won its ninth consecutive state title on Saturday at Lewiston High School, rolling past GSA 4-1. GSA won its only point at No. 2 doubles, with Christian Jones and Kent Fang