GSA Eagles bring home Class C state title in last-second thriller Chase three-pointer clinches win

The Eagles and fans celebrate winning back-to-back state championships. Photo by Anne Berleant

BANGOR – With under 10 seconds left in the fourth quarter, George Stevens Academy’s Jarrod Chase and the Eagles found themselves tied 44-44 against the Winthrop Ramblers in the Class C state championship. The senior captain told his coach he wanted the ball in the final seconds. “I knew I wanted …

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GSA Eagles win second straight Class C North title Will face Winthrop in state championships

Beckett Slayton takes down the net after the win. Photo by Anne Berleant

BANGOR –  The first-place George Stevens Academy Eagles used a 20-point fourth quarter to win its second Class C North title in as many years, taking a 59-45 victory over the second-seeded Fort Fairfield Tigers February 25 at the Cross Insurance Center. The game was tied 39-39 at the end …

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GSA Eagle girls fall short in Class C Regional final

The GSA Eagles, North Class C runner ups. Photo by Anne Berlenat

BANGOR – George Stevens Academy’s 18-point fourth quarter was not enough to overcome a six-point third quarter deficit, falling to the fifth-seeded Dexter Tigers, 32-35, in the Class C North Girls Regional final game February 25 at the Cross Insurance Center. Sophomore Julianna Allen knocked down a three to close …

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Eagles soar over Dexter Gain berth in Class C North regional finals

The George Stevens Academy Eagles. Photo by Anne Berleant

BANGOR – The George Stevens Academy Eagles used stifling defense in the first half to propel them to a 60-31 Class C North semifinal win over the Dexter High School Tigers on February 24 at the Cross Insurance Center. The top-seeded Eagles allowed just 10 points in the first half …

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PCHS no match for George Stevens girls Eagles earn Northern title bid

The Eagles start cheering as the last seconds tick down. Photo by Anne Berleant

BANGOR—The George Stevens Academy girls varsity basketball team are headed for a Northern Class C title match tomorrow night after vanquishing #3 Piscataquis 50-29 in a semifinal match up at the Cross Insurance Center on February 24. The last time the Eagle girls won a regional title was in 2009, and …

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GSA girls bring intensity to quarterfinal win Knocks off Calais to advance

The starters

BANGOR—The George Stevens Academy girls basketball team pulled out a close 49-40 victory over the Calais Blue Devils in a Class C North quarterfinal match up February 22. The Eagles went on a 6-0 run, with senior Morgan Dauk scoring all the points before Calais responded with its own run, …

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Eagle girls win Northern Class C cross country title Boys come in second, Hassett repeats as Class C champion

The George Stevens girls cross-country  team brought home the Northern Regional Championship on Saturday, October 29. Photo by John Richardson

BELFAST—The George Stevens Academy girls’ cross-country team edged out Orono by one point to bring home the Northern Regional Class C Cross Country title on October 27 at Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast.  Eliza Broughton (20:06.66), Mary Richardson  (20:16.94) and Zeya Lorio (20:18.37) punched in a 2-3-4 finish that placed …

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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 track places 3rd, 5th at states, three earn top medals

Morgan Dauk wins back-to-back state medals in javelin throw.  Photo by John Richardson

  BLUE HILL—A third-place win for the Eagles girls track team, and a fifth place for the boys at the state championships June 4 at Foxcroft Academy followed title wins by Morgan Dauk in the javelin throw and, in the 1600 meter run, for John Hassett. Junior Morgan Dauk repeated her 2015 win …

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GSA Eagles take Class C North title over Bucksport Headed to the state championship

Celebrating the win

Blue Hill—Powered by a strong second half defense and a 32-point game by sophomore guard Taylor Schildroth, the George Stevens Academy Eagles brought home the Class C North title on February 20 at the Cross Center in Bangor. The final score was 55-43. The team now has a shot at …

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