• Ellsworth falls to Greely in volleyball quarterfinal

    Ellsworth falls to Greely in volleyball quarterfinal

    ELLSWORTH — Mixing powerful serves and gentle point-scoring tips of the ball into the no-man’s land between Ellsworth’s defensive lines, the Greely Rangers rolled to a 3-0 win over the Eagles in a state Class A volleyball quarterfinal on Saturday. The Rangers came to Ellsworth ranked fifth in the Maine Principals’ Association standings with a

  • High school volleyball roundup

    ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth Eagles closed out the regular volleyball season with wins over Bucksport, Cheverus and Cony to finish with a record of 12-2. The Eagles are ranked third in the state Class A standings with the 11-3 Mount Desert Island Trojans fourth. The Trojans also finished on a winning note, downing Calais, Cheverus

  • Volleyball teams wrap up season

    ELLSWORTH — After a layoff of more than a week, the Ellsworth Eagles will return to the volleyball court tonight (Thursday) to face the host Golden Bucks in Bucksport. The match will be the final outing of the season for the Golden Bucks, while the tournament-bound Eagles will wrap up their regular season on Saturday

  • Trojans sweep Thornton

    BAR HARBOR — Every member of the Mount Desert Island High School varsity volleyball team contributed to the Trojans’ 3-0 win against Thornton Academy on Oct. 12. Game scores were 25-6, 25-12, and 25-8. The Trojans improve to sixth in Class A, with an 8-3 record. MDI leaped to an early lead in Game 1

  • MDI sweeps Bucksport

    The Trojans swept three sets from the Bucksport Golden Bucks on Wednesday, Oct. 2, in Bar Harbor, winning by scores of 25-22, 25-20 and 25-12. For the Trojans, Phelps had six aces, 10 kills, seven assists and two digs; Kanu had six aces, two kills, a block and an assist; Cook had four aces, 7

  • Bucks downed by Machias

    At Machias on Monday, the host Bulldogs downed the Golden Bucks by set scores of 25-9, 26-24 and 25-17. For Bucksport, Shelby Emery had an ace, 12 digs and two kills; Danica Brassbridge had a dig and three assists; Joy Fitzgerald had an ace, two digs and two kills; Ila Grindle had three aces, three

  • Ellsworth Knocks Off MDI 3-1 in Volleyball

    Ellsworth Knocks Off MDI 3-1 in Volleyball

    ELLSWORTH – The Ellsworth Eagles volleyball team avenged an earlier loss, beating the Mount Desert Island Trojans 3-1 on Monday at home. The win boosted the Eagles’ record to 9-2 and into first place in the state Class A volleyball standings. Ellsworth won the first set 25-17, lost the second 25-21, then won the last

  • Eagles top the Dragons

    The Eagles downed the Woodland Dragons 3-0 on Friday at home. Ellsworth won by set scores of 25-18, 24-13 and 25-15. Jordan totaled four kills and five assists, Shelton had nine kills and three aces, Megan Hunt had four aces and two kills, and Smith finished with seven kills and five aces. Find in-depth coverage

  • Jonesport-Beals tops Sumner

    The Jonesport-Beals Royals eked out a 3-2 win over the Sumner Tigers on Thursday in Jonesport. The match was a seesaw battle with the first game going to the Royals 25-23, the second to Sumner 25-15, the third to the Royals 25-19, the fourth to Sumner 25-10 and the fifth to the Royals 15-12. For

  • Golden Bucks claim second win

    In Harrington on Monday, the Golden Bucks claimed their second win, downing the Narraguagus Knights 3-1. The 2-5 Golden Bucks, ranked fifth in the Class B standings, won 25-23 in each of the first two games, then dropped the third 10-25 before clinching the match with a 25-17 win in the fourth game. For Bucksport,