GSA girls soccer season ends in nail biter

Eagles play off action

Blue Hill—A 2-1 quarterfinal loss to the No. 2 ranked Dexter Tigers ended the season for the George Stevens Academy girls soccer team on October 24, but the game was not without a controversial storyline. Coach Steve Bemiss said that a shot off the bottom of the crossbar bounced straight …

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Individual golf championships end GSA season

Senior Tyler McKenney

Blue Hill—George Stevens Academy golfers Percy Zentz and Tyler McKenney finished in the top 12 of the Maine High School Golf Individual Championships on October 14 at Natanis Golf Course in Vassalboro. Zentz wrapped up his junior season with an 18-hole round of 86, which put him in seventh place …

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Penfold, Broughton set course records at Orono

George Stevens Academy senior Mary Richardson

Blue Hill—As if it wasn’t enough for seniors Brendan Penfold and Eliza Broughton to win the Penobscot Valley Conference cross country championships at Orono High School on October 14, they each set a new course record. Penfold, the sole Deer Isle-Stonington varsity runner, completed the 3.1 mile run in 17:15.52, …

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It’s playoff time for Eagles’ varsity soccer teams

Witham plays off position

Blue Hill—After a hard-fought comeback tie against the Orono Red Riots on October 13, the George Stevens Academy varsity boys soccer team sits in third place in the Heal Point Standings with a 9-1-4 record, below second-place Orono, after regular season games wrapped up this week. The Eagles also posted …

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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.

Latest scores

Latest scores


Girls soccer (3-8-3)
v. Orono, Oct. 12: L 1-2
Boys soccer (9-1-4)
v. DISHS, Oct. 11: W 4-0
v. Orono, Oct. 13: T 2-2
Volleyball (0-14)
v. Woodland, Oct. 14: L 0-3
Individual State Championships, Natanis Golf Course, Oct. 14: Percy Zentz, 7th of 17, 86; Tyler McKenney, 11th of 17, 89.
PVC Championships, Orono, Oct. 14: Girls: 29 points, 2nd of 4 teams. Eliza Broughton, 1st, 20:43 (new course record); Mary Richardson, 5th, 22:11; Zeya Lorio, 6th, 22:23; Mary Brenna Catus, 8th, 22:37; Grace Broughton, 9th, 23:13. Boys: 82 points, 2nd of 8 teams. Caden Mattson, 4th, 18:43; Max Mattson, 15th, 19:51; Ian Renwick, 17th, 19:53; Sean Schweizer, 22nd, 21:04; Nyahm Wolf, 24th, 21:17.


Girls soccer (0-9-5)
v. Bangor Christian, Oct. 12: L 1-2
v. Calais, Oct. 17: T 1-1
Boys soccer (1-11-2)
v. GSA, Oct. 11: L 0-4
v. Bangor Christian, Oct. 13: L 1-6
PVC Championships, Orono, Oct. 14: Brendan Penfold, 1st, 17:15 (new course record).

Coach’s Corner: Mary Penfold

Mary Penfold

Deer Isle—Athletics is in Deer Isle-Stonington High School cross-country coach Mary Penfold’s blood. A three-sport athlete in high school and a basketball player and swimmer in college, one of Penfold’s earliest memories is running. “My mom and sisters and I—I remember going on runs with them when I was 8 …

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