Track

  • Local seniors receive All-Academic honors

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County high school seniors qualified for Penobscot Valley Conference All-Academic swim and indoor track teams. Members must have completed seven semesters with a GPA of 90 percent or better. The following local athletes were recognized for their academic success: Ellsworth Swim: Talor Hamilton, Jessica Cohen and Katherine Walton. Indoor track: Tim Curts,

  • Bucksport’s Bradley wins Class B pole vault title

    LEWISTON — The Mount Desert Island Trojan boys placed third in the State Class B Indoor Track Championships at Bates College on Saturday, with Ryan Bender capturing a pair of individual titles. MDI’s speedy Bender won the 200-meter dash in 23 seconds flat and the 400-meter dash in 51.64 seconds, and was second in the

  • Bucksport’s Johann Bradley claims pole vault PVC title

    ELLSWORTH — Bucksport High School’s Johann Bradley won a Penobscot Valley Conference title at Monday’s indoor track and field championships at the University of Maine-Orono’s New Balance Field House. Bradley placed first in the pole vault with a height of 12 feet. Also for Bucksport, Danny Bunker took third in the triple jump with distance

  • Hancock County athletes win eight indoor track events

    ORONO — Hancock County athletes won eight events at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine-Orono New Balance Field House. Team scores and local first-place finishers are listed below: Girls’ meet A Team scores: Brewer, first with 157 points; Old Town; second with 124; MDI, third with 73; Mattanawcook, fourth

  • Hancock County athletes win four indoor track events

    Hancock County athletes win four indoor track events

    ORONO — Four Hancock County athletes won events at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House. Bucksport’s Mavis Taungatu’a, Danny Bunker and Johann Bradley as well as Ellsworth’s Tim Curtis all won events. Taungatu’a won the girls’ shot put with a distance of 36 feet and

  • Bucksport girls win four indoor track events

    ORONO — The Bucksport girls’ indoor track team notched four first-place finishes in events at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine. Natalie Coleman, Meaghan Goodine and Mavis Taungatu’a led Bucksport to a third place finish among five teams with 44 points in meet B — one of three taking

  • Hancock County athletes take first in 10 events

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County high school athletes collected a total of 10 first-place finishes in events at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet. The University of Maine-Orono’s New Balance Field House hosted the meet, which was divided into two categories of A and B. Girls’ meet A Bucksport’s Mavis Taungatu’a won the shot put

  • Track: Three Hancock County athletes win events

    ELLSWORTH — Three Hancock County high school athletes took first in events at Saturday’s Penobscot Valley Conference indoor track meets at the University of Maine-Orono. Winners included Ellsworth senior Julia Zavaleta, Bucksport senior Mavis Taungatu’a and Bucksport junior Johann Bradley. Zavaleta edged Hannah Smith of Brewer for first place in the girls’ 800-meter run. Zavaleta

  • Seniors make PVC Track All-Academic Team

    Twenty-one Hancock County high school seniors have made the 2015 Penobscot Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Team. The senior athletes listed below have completed seven semesters with a grade point average of 90 percent or higher. Ellsworth: Olivia Lounder, Jack Weeks and Brandon St. Germain. George Stevens Academy: Liam Adams, Jennifer Burton, Madison

  • Hancock County athletes take first at state track meet

    YARMOUTH – Three Hancock County athletes won events at the Class C track and field championships on Saturday at Yarmouth High School. Bucksport junior Mavis Taungatu’a and GSA sophomores Morgan Dauk and John Hassett each took first in individual events. Dauk won the girls’ javelin throw with a distance of 114-02; Hassett won the boys’