Tennis

  • GSA boys’ tennis team places second at States

    GSA boys’ tennis team places second at States

    LEWISTON — The George Stevens Academy boys’ tennis team placed second in the Class C state championship on Saturday at Lewiston High School. GSA (14-2) lost 4-1 to perennial powerhouse Waynflete (14-1) in the finals. Doubles team Tim Dentino and Matt Stephens scored GSA’s only win by defeating Peter Michalakes and Stephen Epstein 0-6, 7-5,

  • GSA boys’ tennis team wins regional title

    GSA boys’ tennis team wins regional title

    WATERVILLE — The George Stevens Academy boys’ tennis team won its sixth straight Class C Eastern Maine championship on Wednesday at Colby College. The No. 1-seeded Eagles (14-1) will face Waynflete of Portland or Hall-Dale of Farmingdale in Saturday’s state final. Doubles team Tim Dentino and Matt Stephens and singles player Nate Boechat notched GSA’s

  • MDI girls win Eastern Maine Tennis Championship

    MDI girls win Eastern Maine Tennis Championship

    WATERVILLE — On their second consecutive trip to the Eastern Maine Championship the Mount Desert Island High School girls’ varsity tennis team would not be denied, defeating Caribou High School 3-2. “It’s so great!” said senior tri-captain Ivy Wallace, who logged the first MDI victory at second singles. “We were here last year and it

  • Hancock County tennis teams to compete in regional championships

    Hancock County tennis teams to compete in regional championships

    WATERVILLE — Three Hancock County tennis teams have advanced to the Eastern Maine championships scheduled for Wednesday at Colby College. In Class B, the Ellsworth boys and the Mount Desert Island girls both made it to the regional finals. The George Stevens Academy boys will compete for the Class C Eastern Maine title. All three

  • Angell Junior Championships set for June 27

    Angell Junior Championships set for June 27

    ELLSWORTH — The USTA Angell Junior Championships has been rescheduled for June 27 at the Ellsworth Tennis Center. This USTA-sanctioned tournament is hosted annually by the National Alliance on Mental Illness. T-shirts will be available to all players, and trophies will be awarded to winners and runners-up. A free dinner party for players will be

  • Ellsworth boys’ tennis team advances to semifinals

    Ellsworth boys’ tennis team advances to semifinals

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth boys’ tennis team beat Foxcroft Academy 4-1 on Thursday in the Class B quarterfinals at home. The No. 1 Eagle boys will play No. 4 Caribou in the semifinals on Saturday in Ellsworth. Boys: Ellsworth (13-0) 4, Foxcroft (10-4) 1 Singles: Fernando Caceres (FA) def. Evan Toothaker 6-0, 6-1; Alec Toothaker (E)

  • Ellsworth girls’ tennis team advances to quarterfinals

    Ellsworth girls’ tennis team advances to quarterfinals

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth girls’ tennis team beat Erskine Academy 5-0 on Tuesday at the Ellsworth Tennis Center in a Class B prelim to advance to play Oceanside in the quarterfinals. The quarterfinal match was scheduled for last night, Wednesday. Singles: Sarah Shelton beat Jordan Bowie 6-0, 6-0; Lauren Hale beat Katie Holeworth 6-2, 6-0;

  • Ellsworth boys’ tennis team stays undefeated

    Ellsworth boys’ tennis team stays undefeated

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth boys’ tennis team remains undefeated after beating George Stevens Academy on Tuesday at home. Ellsworth improved its record to 11-0 while GSA dropped to 10-1. Singles: Evan Toothaker (E) beat Nate Boechat 8-3; Alec Toothaker (E) beat Luke Theoharidis 8-3; Adil Khan (E) beat Peter Wu 8-0. Doubles: Anthony Gardner-Jarred Whitney

  • Eight Hancock County players advance to tennis Round of 48

    Eight Hancock County players advance to tennis Round of 48

    ELLSWORTH — Eight players from Hancock County high school tennis teams are among those advancing to the next round in the Maine Principals’ Association Tennis Singles Tournament. Eastern Maine regional preliminary and qualifying round competitions took place on Saturday at several locations in the Bangor area. Moving on to statewide competition Friday at Colby College

  • GSA and Sumner girls’ tennis teams at top of Class C standings

    ELLSWORTH — The George Stevens Academy girls’ tennis team is ranked first in the Class C standings, with Sumner trailing in second. GSA (7-1) beat Deer Isle Stonington (2-6) on Wednesday and Tuesday and lost to Orono (3-3) on Friday. Sumner (5-1) beat Washington Academy (1-4) on Thursday and Orono on Saturday. Tuesday GSA 4,