Track

  • Local teams compete at Class B indoor track championships

    Local teams compete at Class B indoor track championships

    LEWISTON — The Class B indoor track season came to an end Saturday with the state championship meet at Bates College. Ellsworth, Mount Desert Island and George Stevens Academy were scored as teams in the boys’ and girls’ events. MDI’s girls’ team finished eighth, and GSA and Ellsworth finished tied for 11th and 19th, respectively.

  • Local teams compete at indoor track regionals

    Local teams compete at indoor track regionals

    ORONO — Hancock County’s five indoor track teams participated in the penultimate meet of the 2018 season Saturday at the Eastern Maine Indoor Track League championships at the University of Maine. Mount Desert Island finished a county-best seventh in the boys’ meet with 20 points. Ellsworth finished eighth with 18 points, George Stevens Academy took

  • Local runners compete in 5th indoor track meet at UMaine

    Local runners compete in 5th indoor track meet at UMaine

    ORONO — Runners from all five Hancock County indoor track teams returned to the University of Maine on Saturday for the latest Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet. The meet was divided into two sessions. Ellsworth and Sumner competed in the first session, and Bucksport, Mount Desert Island and George Stevens Academy took part in

  • Local track teams compete at 3rd EMITL meet

    Local track teams compete at 3rd EMITL meet

    ORONO — All five Hancock County indoor track teams headed to the University of Maine for the second consecutive weekend Saturday to compete in the season’s third Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet. Like previous meets, this edition was divided into two sessions. Ellsworth, Bucksport and Sumner participated in the first, and Mount Desert Island

  • Local teams compete at 2nd indoor track meet

    ELLSWORTH — All five indoor track teams from Hancock County competed at the most recent indoor track Saturday at the University of Maine. The meet was divided into two sessions. Sumner competed in the first, and Ellsworth, Bucksport, Mount Desert Island and George Stevens Academy participated in the second. In the first meet, Sumner earned

  • Local teams open indoor track season

    Local teams open indoor track season

    ORONO — Local teams took a trip to Orono on Saturday for the start of the Eastern Maine Indoor Track League season at the University of Maine. With over a dozen teams in attendance, two separate meets were held. Ellsworth’s Matt Shea won the boys’ 2-mile run in the first meet with a time of

  • GSA, MDI track teams post strong finishes at state championship meets

    GSA, MDI track teams post strong finishes at state championship meets

    DOVER-FOXCROFT — The George Stevens Academy and Mount Desert Island boys’ and girls’ track teams each posted top-three finishes at their respective state championship meets Saturday. GSA’s boys’ team placed third behind Orono and Traip Academy with 61 points at the Class C meet in Dover-Foxcroft. In individual events, the Eagles got wins from John Hassett

  • MDI boys claim PVC outdoor track title

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island boys’ track team claimed first place at the Penobscot Valley Conference’s championship meet for large schools Friday. MDI’s boys won four individual events and two team events. In individual events, Griffin Maristany won the 200- and 400-meter dashes, Noah Hutchinson won the high jump and Giovanni McKenzie won

  • Mount Desert Island boys, girls claim Hancock County track titles

    Mount Desert Island boys, girls claim Hancock County track titles

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island outdoor track and field teams both earned first-place finishes at the Hancock County championship meet Friday in Ellsworth. On the boys’ side, MDI won 13 of 19 events to finish 181 points ahead of second-place George Stevens Academy. Griffin Maristany won the 200- and 400-meter dashes for the Trojans,