Volleyball

  • Lady Raiders Handle Tigers

    EAST MACHIAS — The Washington Academy Raiders bested the Sumner Tigers 3-0 on Thursday at East Machias, winning by game scores of 25-18, 25-7 and 25-9. For the Tigers, Cheryl Havey was 5-for-5 serving with 1 dig. For more sports news, pick up a copy of The Ellsworth American.

  • Dixon Named NAC Rookie Of The Week For Volleyball

    Jennifer Dixon, Maine Maritime (Fr, Setter – Woodstock, MD) The Freshman setter collected 120 assists, 20 digs and 7 kills in four matches this week and helped the Lady Mariners to a 4-1 record while averaging 30 assists per contest. Her 38 assists in a 3-0 win over Southern Maine broke the school record for

  • Ward Named NAC Player Of The Week For Volleyball

    Cheslea Ward, Maine Maritime (So, Outside Hitter – Homer, AK) Chelsea Ward was selected to the Colby Invitational All-Tournament Team after her performance this weekend. In four matches this week, the sophomore collected 71 kills, 23 digs, and 4 blocks and had only one reception error in 86 serve reception attempts over the four matches.

  • Lady Mariners Go 2-1 At Colby Tournament

    WATERVILLE — The Lady Mariners traveled to Waterville to compete in the Colby Invitational tournament on September 11th and 12th. They took on the Colby Mules, the UMaine Farmington Beavers, and the UMaine Presque Isle Owls, coming away with a 2-1 record for the weekend. In the first match against Colby, the Lady Mariners lost

  • Lady Mariner Volleyball Cruises Past Huskies

    CASTINE — The Lady Mariner Volleyball team hosted The University of Southern Maine Huskies for a non-conference match-up Tuesday evening at Margaret Smith Gymnasium. MMA won the match 3-0 behind the trio of Amy Young (Cumberland), Chelsea Ward (Homer, AK), and Jennifer Dixon (Woodstock, MD). The Lady Mariners beat the Huskies by the score of

  • Lady Tigers Beat Hornets

    LUBEC — On Tuesday, Sumner’s Tigers notched a 3-1 win over the Lubec Hornets with game scores of 25-19, 25-13, 20-25 and 26-24. For Sumner, Morgan Whitten had 5 kills, 4 digs, an assist and was 14-for-17 serving; Hunter Rivers had a kill and a dig and was 10-for-13 serving; and Cheryl Havey had a

  • Slow Start Costs Lady Eagles

    ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth saw its record evened at 1-1 on Tuesday with a 3-0 loss to the Narraguagus Knights. ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth saw its record evened at 1-1 on Tuesday with a 3-0 loss to the Narraguagus Knights. The Eagles started slowly with a 25-6 loss in the first game but put up a stronger

  • MDI Escapes Calais with Win

    CALAIS — The Trojans won three straight after losing the first two games to the Blue Devils and escaped with a 3-2 win. Calais took the first two games by scores of 25-19 and 25-18 but the Trojans won the next two 25-16 and 25-22, setting the stage for the winner-take-all fifth game in which

  • Eagles Sweep Hornets

    LUBEC — On Saturday, the Ellsworth Eagles downed the Lubec Hornets in three consecutive games. For more sports news, pick up a copy of The Ellsworth American.

  • Dragons Best Bucks

    BAILEYVILLE — On Friday, the always-strong Woodland Dragons bested the Bucksport Golden Bucks in three games, 25-5, 26-16 and 25-21. For Bucksport, Brittany Bowden was 9-for-10 serving with 4 aces; Chelsea Porter was 11-for-11 serving with an ace, 2 digs and a kill; Sarah Grindle was 9-for-9 serving; and Victoria Grindle had 3 digs. For