Morgan Dauk goes head -to-head against Buckspsort. Photo by Franklin Brown
Way to open the season! The GSA varsity Lady Eagles overpowered the Bucksport Golden Bucks at home on Thursday, December 11, jumping ahead in the first minutes of the game and never looking back. Megan Nowland, Morgan Dauk and Alice Dillon led socring for a final 50-42 win.
The boys are three games in and three games down after a 80-60 loss on Wednesday, December 10 to Washington Academy at home.
In its second year competing at the varsity level, the George Stevens Academy Eagles swim team is a mix of veterans and inexperienced swimmers. “We’ve only had seven practices so we’re still feeling our way,” said Coach Don Driscoll. “We have a lot of freshmen who have never been involved …
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 …
Playing Orono at home on December 5, the Eagles rallied to a fourth-quarter lead over the Red Riots only to see it slip away in the final minutes of the game. Freshman Taylor Schildroth led with 22 points, scoring two of four three-pointers late in the first half to cut …
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 …
The GSA varsity boys went head-to-head with Orono on December 5 at home and almost came out on top. A lead going into the fourth quarter slipped away with three minutes left. The final score: 64-56. Taylor Schildroth led with 22 points, Kelsey Allen, above, and Nick Szwez, scored 10. Below, Coach Dwayne …
Photo by Franklin Brown
The Eagles varsity swim team held its first meet at the Ellsworth Down East Family YMCA on Friday, December 5. Above, Alyssa Chesney swims the women’s 100 yard breast stroke. Find out more on the season ahead for the GSA team, along with a team photo, schedule and roster, in this week’s sports section in The Weekly Packet and Island Ad-Vantages.
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.
To say that the Mariner boys varsity is in a rebuilding year would be an understatement. Coach Brian Billings has a few experienced players to help with leadership, but mostly a lot of players that will need to learn to work together and play at varsity speed. With only three …