The boys baseball team lost to Searsport 12-2. Ethan Shepard pitched the game for us, but we were dominated by the Searsport pitcher and only managed two hits. We didn’t play so poorly except for the third inning when we gave up six runs. Searsport hit the ball hard and …
From left, crew Erik Bailey and skipper Adam Witham race at Marblehead. Photo by Claudio Van Duijn
High school teams from across Maine and New England will race in Penobscot Bay when GSA hosts the annual Downeast Invitational Regatta on Saturday and Sunday, May 9 and 10. Using the Maine Maritime Academy waterfront and its fleet of C420 sailboats, two-person crews will tack and turn in Smith Cove. An awards ceremony will follow the action on Sunday, including the Modisette trophy, dedicated to Jim Modisette, the man who started the event in 2000, and given to the top finisher from Maine. Above, from left, crew Erik Bailey and skipper Adam Witham, from a race in Marblehead, Massachusetts earlier this season.
The GSA boys team is 8-0, perched on top of the Class C rankings, while at 7-1, the girls have the best record in their class. The perennial powerhouses went 5-0, 5-0 over DIS on May 6 and 5-0 boys, 4-1 girls on May 12.
Photo by Franklin Brown
The GSA Eagles won 5-0 over the DIS Mariners in boys and girls team matches on May 6.
The girls tennis team lost a close match to Orono on April 28, having to forfeit the second doubles. We started well, with Allison Cormier at first single wining 9-7, at second singles, Jordyn Judkins won 8-5, and at third singles Justine Rhys lost 8-2. In the doubles, Allison Eaton/Jess …
Walker Ellsworth jumps 18’2” for a second place finish. Photo by Franklin Brown
The Eagles boys and girls track teams took home first place wins at a seven-school meet at Ellsworth on May 1.
Deer Isle—The boys baseball team lost its opener to Schenck 6-0 on April 25. Ethan Shepard pitched the entire game, getting eight strikeouts, and after giving up three runs in the first, only three runs in the rest of the game. The Schenck pitcher dominated us as we only got …
Blue Hill—The GSA varsity sluggers are off to a great start this season, leading their division at 6-1. Their latest win—7-5 win over Bucksport on May 6. “We are having a solid start to the season,” Coach Dan Kane said. He credits the team’s defense with leading the effort. The …
Deer Isle—The girls softball team lost a wild game to Sumner 17-16 on May 4. We were down 7-3 early, got a couple runs back before Sumner went ahead 11-5. We hit our way back to tie them and take a 15-11 lead after 5 innings. Sumner tied it up …
Sophomore Bella Cimeno completes the 300 meter hurdles in 53:68 seconds to win at Ellsworth. The girls and boys teams both took home first place wins at the seven-school meet on May 2.