Athletics open doors for Jordyn Judkins

Jordyn Judkins

DEER ISLE—As a student-athlete at the high school level, students quickly become involved in many facets of their school community. Even at a small school like Deer Isle-Stonington High School, one may interact with a completely different set of individuals on the playing field or court than in the classroom. …

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GSA baseball team upset in quarterfinal round

Safe at home

BLUE HILL—The top-seeded George Stevens Academy baseball team saw its playoff run cut early, as the ninth-ranked Fort Kent Warriors shocked the Eagles in a 3-2 quarterfinal upset on June 7. The Eagles trailed 1-0 in the second inning, but a single by Taylor Schildroth sparked a two-run rally in …

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Track and field athletes named to All-Conference, Senior All-Academic teams

Blue Hill—In a season that, at its start, George Stevens track and field coach Erich Reed had said featured the Eagles’ strongest team in recent  years, athletes brought home state titles in five events, with the boys and girls teams both finishing in the top three at the Penobscot Valley …

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GSA wins big at Class C state track championships Titles in five events, girls place second, boys third

Alex Taylor-Lash runs the 110 meter hurdles. Photo by Sharon Catus

Dover-Foxcroft—The George Stevens Academy track and field girls team placed second—and first for sportsmanship— while the boys placed third, at the Class C track and field state championships in Dover-Foxcroft on June 3. The girls team scored 56 points, ahead of 27 teams, and behind winner Orono, with 125.33 points. …

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Eagle girls bring home Class C North tennis championship

GSA sweeps northern championships

Hampden—The George Stevens girls varsity tennis team came away with their fifth Class C North title in 11 years at the Armstrong Tennis Center in Hampden on June 6 after a tense, 4-1 win against undefeated Orono. “We match up with them pretty evenly all the way through,” Coach Tim …

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GSA Eagles notch 14th regional title in 15 years

The Eagles varsity boys tennis team

Hampden—With a 4-1 regional final win over Washington Academy on June 6, the George Stevens Academy boys tennis team secured its eighth straight trip to the State Finals, scheduled for June 10 at Colby College. The Eagles are no stranger to the big stage, having now earned 14 trips to …

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Eagle girls bring home Class C North tennis championship

HAMPDEN— The George Stevens girls varsity tennis team came away with their fifth Class C North title in 11 years at the Armstrong Tennis Center in Hampden on June 6 after a tense, 4-1 win against undefeated Orono. “We match up with them pretty evenly all the way through,” Coach …

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GSA softball team battles in loss

"Three up, three down"

BUCKSPORT—The George Stevens Academy softball team held undefeated Bucksport to just one run in the first two innings before the Golden Bucks offense erupted in a 14-1 victory on May 30. Sophia Steinbarger pitched a complete game in her first ever appearance on the mound, working full counts for several …

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GSA sailing gains seventh place finish “A” division team takes third

B Division finish

MDI—The George Stevens Academy sailing team took a seventh-place finish out of 11 teams at the Great Harbor Regatta Saturday, May 27, on Mount Desert Island. The Eagles narrowly missed a sixth-place finish, as Isleboro took that position in a tie break with George Stevens. The GSA A division team …

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