Volleyball

  • Ellsworth senior named high school player of the year

    Ellsworth senior named high school player of the year

    ELLSWORTH —Ellsworth Eagle senior Sarah Shelton, daughter of Brenda and Steve Shelton of Ellsworth, has been named high school player of the year by the Maine Volleyball Coaches’ Association. Shelton also was named to both the all-state first team and the all-state first academic team, which requires a grade point average of 3.6 or higher.

  • Ellsworth falls to MDI in volleyball quarterfinal

    Ellsworth falls to MDI in volleyball quarterfinal

    ELLSWORTH— The Ellsworth Eagles downed the Kennebunk Rams in a state Class A volleyball playoff on Thursday, but fell to the Mount Desert Island Trojans in Saturday’s quarterfinal play. With senior Sarah Shelton turning in a 19-kill performance, the seventh-ranked Eagles rolled to a 3-1 win over the number 10 Kennebunk Rams in Thursday’s preliminary

  • Ellsworth wins volleyball playoff

    ELLSWORTH — With senior Sarah Shelton turning in a 19-kill performance, the seventh-ranked Ellsworth Eagles rolled to a 3-1 win over the number 10 Kennebunk Rams in a state Class A volleyball preliminary playoff on Thursday. The Eagles got off to a strong start in the first game, opening with seven consecutive points off serves

  • High school volleyball roundup

    High school volleyball roundup

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island Trojans will enjoy a first-round bye and the Ellsworth Eagles will host Kennebunk in a preliminary playoff today (Thursday) at 4:15 p.m. as the state high school volleyball tournament gets under way. The 13-1 Trojans finished the regular season ranked second in the Class A standings after posting 3-0

  • High school volleyball roundup

    High school volleyball roundup

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Eagles, Mount Desert Island Trojans and Bucksport Golden Bucks appear headed for post-season volleyball play, and the Sumner Tigers are still within striking distance of a playoff spot with three games to go. In the state Class A standings, MDI’s 11-1 Trojans are ranked third and 5-6 Ellsworth is seventh among

  • High school volleyball roundup

    High school volleyball roundup

    ELLSWORTH — In a week that saw only limited high school volleyball action, the Bucksport Golden Bucks lost twice — to the Mount Desert Island Trojans and the Machias Bulldogs — and the Sumner Tigers defeated the Jonesport-Beals Royals.

  • Volleyball dunks Kennebunk

    Volleyball dunks Kennebunk

    KENNEBUNK — Bouncing back from their first loss of the season Friday to Biddeford, the Mount Desert Island High School varsity volleyball team defeated the Kennebunk Rams Saturday 3-1.