Wrestling

  • Getting Back on the Mat

    ELLSWORTH — Several former Ellsworth High School wrestlers turned out Monday night to do battle with present members of the EHS wrestling team — and with each other — in the annual gathering of Eagle wrestling alumni. ELLSWORTH — Several former Ellsworth High School wrestlers turned out Monday night to do battle with present members

  • Holiday Cheer Thwarts Trojan Wrestlers

    HOWLAND — The glitz and glamour of the holidays, with its distractions of presents and visiting relatives, takes its toll on all of the high school winter sports. The Mount Desert Island High School wrestling team was not spared this phenomenon, as seen in their performance at the Penobscot Valley Christmas tournament. Two MDI wrestlers

  • MDI Wrestlers Look For Win

    BAR HARBOR — The young Mount Desert Island High School wrestling squad may not be racking up wins, but the players are amassing experience, which head coach Chip Dugans is sure will lead to victories in the future. “We are young, so it is bit by bit, little by little. I feel that we are

  • Windjammers Pin Eagles

    CAMDEN HILLS — Ellsworth’s Eagles found the going a good deal tougher when they faced four teams on Saturday in a meet. In a 57-15 loss to the host Windjammers, only three wrestlers scored for the Eagles. At 152 pounds, Dakota Hellum won when his opponent withdrew because of injury. At 189 pounds, Josh Fowler

  • EHS Wrestlers Win Four Matches in Meet at MDI

    BAR HARBOR — Ellsworth Eagle wrestlers continued their winning ways on Wednesday, Dec. 16, with victories over all four opponents at a five-team meet at Mount Desert Island High School. BAR HARBOR — Ellsworth Eagle wrestlers continued their winning ways on Wednesday, Dec. 16, with victories over all four opponents at a five-team meet at

  • Ellsworth Eagle Wrestlers Edge Golden Bucks

    BUCKSPORT — Saturday was a good day for Ellsworth Eagle wrestlers. BUCKSPORT — Saturday was a good day for Ellsworth Eagle wrestlers. In a five-team meet at Bucksport High School, the Eagles came away with four wins including a 40-35 squeaker over the host Golden Bucks. In head-to-head matchups, each team had four wins but

  • Four Ellsworth Wrestlers Win Titles at Preseason Tourney

    BUCKSPORT — Four Ellsworth Eagle wrestlers — James Goncalves, Ryan Grover, Dakota Hellum and Jared Sargent — left the mat as champions in Saturday’s annual Ryan Detour Preseason Tournament. BUCKSPORT — Four Ellsworth Eagle wrestlers — James Goncalves, Ryan Grover, Dakota Hellum and Jared Sargent — left the mat as champions in Saturday’s annual Ryan

  • Young Grapplers Eager to Learn

    BAR HARBOR — The sun is still an hour from rising, and the sounds of flesh hitting mats resounds throughout the hallways of Mount Desert Island High School as the Trojans wrestling team trains for the upcoming season. BAR HARBOR — The sun is still an hour from rising, and the sounds of flesh hitting

  • GSA Seeks Wrestling Coach

    BLUE HILL — With the winter sports season just weeks away, George Stevens Academy is still looking for a wrestling coach. Jim Murphy, GSA’s athletic director, said last week that the wrestling program begun several years ago is at risk unless a coach can be found. Experienced wrestling coaches are in relatively short supply, and