At home and away, Mariners boys and girls fall to Searsport
On Saturday, December 20, the Deer Isle-Stonington girls suffered a 58-35 loss at Searsport, with Allyson Eaton leading the way for the Mariners with 14 points. Allison Cormier added 8. The girls are 2-3, with wins over Bucksport and Jonesport-Beals. They face Bangor Christian in an away game on Monday, December 22 at 5:30 p.m., followed by the boys at 7 p.m. And on Tuesday, December 23, they play the GSA Eagles at Blue Hill with a 7 p.m. tip-off.
The boys lost at home to Searsport the night before to the same team, in a game where they fell steadily behind each quarter for a final score of 66-32. Senior Jared Gove scored 7 points. The boys are now 2-5, with wins over Jonesport-Beals and Penobscot Valley.
The GSA Eagles rolled over the Mariners on December 17 at Deer Isle, jumping ahead to a quick lead and never letting go. Kelsey Allen led with 17 points, while Jarrod Chase scored 16. Jared Gove paced the Mariners with 9 for a final score of 77-32. The Mariners are 2-4 after …
The boys basketball team lost 59-34 at Bucksport on December 10. We played the first half pretty close, and only trailed 28-20 at the half. Bucksport was able to use their height inside and dominate us in the third period to put the game out of reach. Coach Brian Billings …
Coach Bill Case and the Eagles hold a time out against Bucksport. Photo by Franklin Brown
The Eagles lost at Piscataquis 41-26 on December 17 when the Pirates surged ahead in the second half, scoring 24 to GSA’s 10 points to clinch a 41-26 win. Morgan Dauk led with 15 pints, while Katrina Limeburner scored 7. The team is 2-1 with wins over Bucksport and Washington Academy. They face the Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners at GSA on December 23. Tip off is 7 p.m. But first, they play Searsport at home on December 18 at 7 p.m.
The girls basketball team used an energetic third quarter to beat Bucksport 58-42. We were tied 20-20 at the half, and Coach Randy Shepard had us change our defense, and we played much more aggressively to outscore Bucksport 25-11 and have a 14 point lead after three quarters. By putting …
The Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners and Lady Mariners played the Golden Bucks at Bucksport on Wednesday, December 10, with different but equally decisive results. The girls won 58-43 powered by Megan Shepard 22 points. Allyson Eaton had 17.
The boys fell 59-34 with scoring spread among Kris Melanio, Jared Gove, Matt Duddy, Paul Zoephal, Etahn Shepard, Noah Davis and Mason Oliver.
Both teams are 1-2 less than two weeks into the season.
DEER ISLE— The girls basketball team lost a close game to Penobscot Valley 37-30. We started off sluggish, but we were tied at 14 apiece at the half. The game was close all the way, as we were within 3 points for most of the second half. PVHS had a …
DEER ISLE—The boys basketball team rode a strong second half to win their first game against Penobscot Valley 43-30. We started well and took an 11-5 lead after the first quarter. We went away from what was working and had a poor second quarter to be tied 15-15 at the …
Photo by Faith DeAmbrose
Mariner boys lost to the Shead Tigers 61 to 31 at home. Mason Oliver lead the team with 11 points. Check out more from the game in our sports pages in this week’s Island Ad-Vantages and the Island Ad-Vantages app.
Photo by Faith DeAmbrose
Mariner girls lost to the Shead Tigers 33 to 40 at home on Saturday, December 6. Check out more from the game in our sports pages in this week’s Island Ad-Vantages or in the Island Ad-Vantages app.