DIS boys varsity team features big freshmen class, new coach Scott's Sports Spot

The Deer Isle-Stonington Boys Varsity Basketball Team

Front row, from left: Zachary Billings, Nathan Thompson, Sam Knowlton. Tyson Rice, Myles Brown, Silas Bates, Stephen Cochrane. back row: Mason Oliver, Nathan Winchester, Ethan Bates-cole, Skylar Perez, Jacob Grindle, Tobey Snow, Coleman Brown, Dillan Steele. By Jack Scott Deer Isle—The boys basketball team has a large senior and freshmen …

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Games close to home

Games close to home

Girls basketball

  • DISHS: Fri. Dec. 8, home v. GSA, 7 p.m.
  • Thu. Dec. 14, home v. Sumner, 7 p.m.
  • GSA: Fri. Dec. 8, @ DISHS, 7 p.m.
  • Mon. Dec. 11, home v. Central, 7 p.m.

Boys basketball

  • DISHS: Tue. Dec. 12, home v. GSA, 7 p.m.
  • GSA: Tue. Dec. 12, @ DISHS, 7 p.m.
  • Fri. Dec. 15, home v. Ellsworth, 7 p.m.

Varsity swimming

  • GSA: Tue. Dec. 12, home (Ellsworth YMCA) v. Ellsworth, 7 p.m.

DISHS athletes recognized for fall sports accomplishments Scott's Sports Spot

Deer Isle—The fall sports awards were recently handed out. The girls soccer coach Jamie Sullivan handed out the following awards: Abby Stinson got the Coach’s Award; Lily Gray got the Best Attitude Award; Jill McDonald got the Hustle Award; Ava Lowery got the MVP Award; Kaley Eaton got the Most …

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Coach’s Corner—Joe Stinson DISHS boys varsity soccer coach

Joe Stinson

Deer Isle—Deer Isle-Stonington High School boys soccer coach Joey Stinson has been leading the team for the last three seasons but his connection to the Mariner team goes back to his childhood growing up on the island. Stinson was a four-year member of the team but he was practicing with …

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Penfold brings home Class C North title Coming up: state championship

Deer Isle-Stonington senior Brendan Penfold

Deer Isle—Brendan Penfold continued his string of first place finishes by winning the Class C North regional cross-country championship race in Belfast with a time of 16:40.70, three seconds ahead of the second-place finisher. This was one of the closer races for Brendan as he gets ready for the state …

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Latest scores

Latest scores


Girls soccer (4-9-3)
v. Narraguagus, Oct. 20: W 5-2 (prelims)
v. Dexter, Oct. 24: L 1-2 (quarterfinals)
Northern Maine Regionals, Belfast: Girls: 46 points, 1st of 8 teams. Eliza Broughton, 1st, 19:33; Mary Richardson, 7th, 20:30; Zeya Lorio, 9th, 20:57; Mary Brenna Catus, 13th, 21:38; Grace Broughton, 19th, 22:07. Boys: 104 points, 2nd of 13 teams. Caden Mattson, 7th, 17:42; Max Mattson, 16th, 18:41; Ian Renwick, 25th, 19:05; Sean Schweizer, 38th, 20:08; Nyahm Wolf, 45th, 20:42.


Cross Country
Northern Maine Regionals, Belfast: Brendan Penfold, 1st place, 16:40.

Mariner boys soccer team edged out of playoffs Scott's Sports Spot

DISHS freshman Drew Wendell

Deer Isle—The boys soccer team lost to George Stevens 4-0 on October 11. Playing on the bigger field at George Stevens does not work for our advantage, and we weren’t able to generate offense.  We needed to play with the energy we had versus Jonesport, but it wasn’t there. There …

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DI-S girls soccer team better than season record shows Scott's Sports Spot

Lowery works to control the ball

Deer Isle—The girls soccer team lost a close game to Bangor Christian 2-1 on October 12. We scored first on a goal by Ava Lowery assisted by Abby Stinson. That held up until right near the end of the first half when Bangor Christian lofted a perfect shot over the …

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Post-season game schedule

Post-season game schedule

Cross Country Northern Maine Regional Championships
Saturday, October 21
Troy Howard Middle School, Belfast, 11 a.m.

Class C soccer play offs
GSA girls: Preliminary playoff game, October 20, at Narragaugus.
If they qualify, quarterfinals October 24, TBD.
GSA boys:  Quarterfinals, October 25, home, vs. Bucksport
If they qualify, semifinals October 28, TBD.