Playoff run ends for Lady Eagles

Senior Morgan Dauk goes one on one against the Orono keeper. Photo by Monique Labbe

ORONO—The playoff run for the George Stevens Academy girls soccer team ended Wednesday, October 26 in a 5-1 loss against the Orono Lady Red Riots in Orono. The Class C North eight seed was looking for redemption against first-place Orono, as the team had lost that match up in all …

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Eagles upset #1 Orono for semifinal berth

ohn Larson kicks from the corner. Photo by Tate Yoder

BLUE HILL—In a thrilling display of prowess and execution, the George Stevens Academy varsity boys soccer team dug deep to upset the Orono Red Riots 3-0 in the Class C playoff quarterfinals on October 25. The Eagles were 0-2 against the Red Riots heading into the match. “We knew we …

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Cross Country regionals and state championships postponed one week

Due to the extreme wet storm conditions predicted for Saturday, October 22, both the Northern and Southern Maine Cross Country regional championship meets and the state meet have been pushed back one week. The Northern Regionals will now be held on Saturday, October 29, at Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast. Class …

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Eagles boys and girls advance to face Orono in QFs

Nellie Haldane scores the first goal for GSA against Washington Academy.   Photo by Franklin Brown

BLUE HILL—Both  George Stevens Academy varsity soccer teams easily advanced through their preliminary playoff games, the boys winning 2-0 over Limestone Community School/Maine School of Science and Mathematics on Friday, October 21, and the girls 3-2 over Washington Academy the next afternoon. The real challenge lies ahead,  as both teams …

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Eagle girls take second at cross country PVC championship

Mary Rich races the 3.1 cross country course

Blue Hill—George Stevens Academy senior John Hassett ran a 16:26.20 championship race at the Penobscot Valley Conference Cross Country Championships on October 15 in Old Town, winning his third title in as many years and breaking the course record. Deer Isle-Stonington junior Brendan Penfold took second, with a 2.5 second …

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Playoff Schedule

Playoff Schedule

Girls Varsity Soccer
GSA: Oct. 22, preliminary match, #8 GSA v #9 Washington Academy, at home, 3 p.m.
If they win: Oct. 26 quarterfinals  @ #1 Orono, time TBD.

Boys Varsity Soccer
GSA: Oct. 21, preliminary match, #9 GSA @ #8 LCS/MSMS,  time TBD.
If they win: Oct. 25 quarterfinals, @ #1 Orono, time TBD.
DISHS: Oct. 21, preliminary playoff match, #14 DISHS @ #3 Woodland, time TBD.
If they win: Oct. 25 quarterfinals will be played at home, details TBD.

Varsity Cross Country
GSA/DISHS: Oct. 22, Class C Regional Championships, Troy Middle School, Belfast, boys, 12:10 p.m.; girls, 12:45.

Latest scores

Latest scores

Deer Isle-Stonington

Boys Soccer (3-11)
v. Jonesport, Oct. 15: L 1-2

Girls Soccer (2-10-2)
v. GSA, Oct. 12: L 0-4
v. Searsport, Oct. 13: L 0-1
v. Calais, Oct. 15: W 3-1

Cross Country
Penobscot Valley Conference Championships, Old Town, Oct. 15: Brendan Penfold, 2nd place of 62.

George Stevens Academy

Boys Soccer (8-6):
v. Dexter, Oct. 13: W 8-0

Girls Soccer (10-3-1):
v. DISHS, Oct. 12: W 4-0
v. Dexter, Oct. 14: L 0-4
v. Sumner, Oct. 17: W 7-1

Cross Country:
Penobscot Valley Conference Championships, Old Town, Oct. 15: Girls, 32 points, 2nd of 7; top finishes, field of 53: Eliza Broughton (2nd), Mary Richardson (4th), Zeya Lorio (5th), Tess Williamson (8th). Boys, 49 points, 2nd of 7; top finishes, field of 62: John Hassett (1st), Ollie Dillon (3rd), Caden Mattson (15th).

Volleyball (2-12):
v. Woodland, Oct. 15: L 0-3
v. Sumner, Oct. 17: W 3-0

Individual State Championships, Vassalboro, Oct. 15: Percy Zentz, 81 (4th overall), Jarrod Chase, 88 (11th overall).