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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Eagles wind up track season at New England Championships

Blue Hill—Results from the New England Track and Field Championships held June 10 at Norwell, Mass. show top-ten finishes for seniors John Hassett and Morgan Dauk. Hassett posted a 4:22.58 time in the 1600-meter run for a ninth-place finish in a field of 33 top high school runners from seven …

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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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Mariners receive spring sports awards Scott's Sports Spot

The following spring sports awards were handed out this week. Tennis coach Mark Churchill handed out the following awards: For girls tennis, Jordyn Judkins, MVP Award; Emma Plummer, Most Improved Award; and Eliza Borntraeger, Most Officious Award. For boys tennis, Devon Emrick, MVP Award; Ben Penfold, Most Improved. For softball, …

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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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Mariner softball team ends season with triple win Scott's Sports Spot

Brienna Limeburner slides home in a game against Jonesport. Photo by Jack Scott

Deer Isle—The girls softball team beat Machias 13-11 on May 30. This was the same score that Machias beat us by earlier in the season. Lily Gray pitched the entire game with 5 strikeouts. We hit the ball well with Brienna Limeburner hitting 2 doubles, Brittany Gray 2 singles, Kristin …

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