Volleyball

  • Ellsworth’s Robidoux named to All-State volleyball team

    Ellsworth’s Robidoux named to All-State volleyball team

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth’s Olivia Robidoux was named Friday to the Maine Volleyball Coaches Association All-State first team. Robidoux, a captain on this year’s team alongside fellow senior Kristen Omlor, spent three years as a member of Ellsworth’s varsity squad and helped the Eagles to playoff appearances in 2016 and 2017. She played under former head

  • Luchini’s Coach of the Year honor headlines 1st round of fall sports season awards

    Luchini’s Coach of the Year honor headlines 1st round of fall sports season awards

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth’s Louie Luchini was named the Penobscot Valley Conference Coach of the Year for girls’ cross-country Saturday after leading the team to its first state championship in 40 years a week earlier. On Oct. 27, the Eagles topped Yarmouth by three points to win the Class B title at Troy Howard Middle School

  • Soccer prelim, volleyball quarterfinal matchups set

    Soccer prelim, volleyball quarterfinal matchups set

    Below are times and dates for local high school playoff games to be held this week. A list of next week’s games will be posted Monday, Oct. 22. Road teams are listed first. Friday, Oct. 19 Boys’ soccer, Class B North: (9) Mount Desert Island vs. (8) Hermon, 4 p.m. Boys’ soccer, Class C North: (10)

  • MDI volleyball team outlasts Ellsworth in tight match

    MDI volleyball team outlasts Ellsworth in tight match

    ELLSWORTH — With little separating the Ellsworth and Mount Desert Island volleyball teams Wednesday, every point mattered. Each serve, kill, block and volley brought roars from both ends of the floor at Ellsworth’s Katsiaficas Gymnasium. Leads changed constantly, and no advantage seemed safe. Although fans of both teams made plenty of noise, the Ellsworth and

  • Hancock County soccer, volleyball players named PVC All-Star selections

    Hancock County soccer, volleyball players named PVC All-Star selections

    ELLSWORTH — The Penobscot Valley Conference announced its All-Star teams for the 2017 soccer and volleyball seasons Wednesday, and Hancock County athletes were among the many players selected. Ellsworth’s Jared Hamilton was named a first-team selection for the boys’ team, and Jack Lee and Sam Giffin received second-team and honorable mention selections, respectively. For the

  • Ellsworth volleyball team edges MDI

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth volleyball team earned a five-set victory over visiting Mount Desert Island on Wednesday to mark its first win over the Trojans in four years. The match was a tight one from the start, with Ellsworth winning the first game 25-23 and MDI claiming the second 25-22. After a 25-15 win for the

  • Ellsworth volleyball tops Bucksport

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth volleyball team moved into a playoff position Monday with a 3-0 win over visiting Bucksport. The Eagles won the game 25-8. 25-16, 25-20 with Mariah Young and Shelby Cote leading the way. Young was 12 of 12 serving with four aces and five kills, and Cote was 19 of 20 serving

  • EHS fall sports meeting scheduled for Aug. 8

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth High School will be holding an informational meeting regarding the upcoming fall sports season at 6 p.m. Aug. 8 in the school auditorium. Athletes wishing to participate in football, soccer, cross-country, golf, volleyball or fall competition cheer must attend the meeting along with a parent or guardian. The meeting will cover the