Track

  • 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 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, who

  • Ellsworth boys, girls finish 1st at Bucksport track meet

    BUCKSPORT — The Ellsworth boys’ and girls’ outdoor track and field teams both came away with first-place finishes at Thursday’s meet in Bucksport. Matt Frost won the 800- and 3,200-meter runs for the Eagles, who also got wins from Matt Shea in the 1,600-meter run and Atticus Deeny in the long jump. As a team,

  • 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,

  • GSA boys, girls finish 1st at Ellsworth outdoor track meet

    ELLSWORTH — The George Stevens Academy boys’ and girls’ track teams finished first at Thursday’s outdoor track meet at Ellsworth High School. GSA’s John Hassett won the 800-, 1,600- and 3,200-meter runs on the boys’ side. Mary Richardson added 1,600 and 3,200 wins for the girls’ team, and Morgan Dauk won the discus and javelin throws.