Eagles score victories over Washington Academy

BLUE HILL—With 11 strikeouts from the mound, Eagles pitcher Beckett Slayton kept at bay a late-innings comeback by Washington Academy as George Stevens Academy baseball team scored a 3-2 win at home on Friday, May 13. The Eagles scored in the second and fourth innings for a 3-0 lead, with Tyler Snow pacing …

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Eagles win, lose to Bucksport

BLUE HILL—The George Stevens Academy baseball team took a 4-0 home win over the Bucksport Golden Bucks, while, the Lady Eagles softball team lost 14-3 on Wednesday, May 4 in two games that saw overcast skies and cooler temperatures. The first of three consecutive games for the Eagles, the baseball team …

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Eagles headed to the state championships after winning Class C North title

  BANGOR—Powered by 32 points by Taylor Schildroth,   the George Stevens Academy Eagles brought home the Class C North title against third-ranked Bucksport on February 20 at the Cross Center in Bangor. The final score was 55-43. “Any one of us on any given night can have a great night,” Schildroth said after the …

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Allyson Eaton hits 1,000 points as Mariners fall to Shead in quarterfinals

BANGOR—With three seconds left in the third quarter, Deer Isle-Stonington senior Allyson Eaton scored her high school career 1,000th point, after stealing a rebound for a runaway lay up that brought the home crowd to its feet and the #6 Mariners to within two points against Shead in a quarterfinal playoff …

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Mariners boys fall to Shead in prelim playoff game

EASTPORT—The Deer Isle-Stonington varsity boys basketball team lost a preliminary playoff on February 10, falling 51-41 to #7 Shead at Eastport. A close first quarter saw the Mariners down by one point at 9-8 but couldn’t stay even, as Shead jumped to an 11 point lead by half time, and …

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Eagles girls lose 53-51 in OT, out of playoffs

CALAIS—The Eagle varsity girls lost a close preliminary playoff game at Calais on February 10 to end their season. In the fight for a quarterfinal berth, the Eagles lost 53-51 in overtime, after leading Calais well into the fourth quarter. The ninth-ranked Eagles had jumped to a quick lead, ending …

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Eagles edge Bucksport to stay at #1

BLUE HILL—In a match up of the current top two teams, George Stevens Academy showed why they are undefeated this season, using a strong defense to edge past the Golden Bucks for a 38-34 victory. “It was the battle to see who would be number one at this point,” Coach Dwayne Carter …

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Eagles turn up the heat against Ellsworth

BLUE HILL—A highly anticipated matchup between the undefeated George Stevens Academy boys varsity basketball team and Class B Ellsworth ended in a 52-47 win for the Eagles. They are now 9-0, and holding fast to the top Heal Point ranking. Down 9-6 at the end of the first quarter, the Eagles …

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Mariner, Eagle boys get wins, but girls lose

A busy week in varsity basketball saw the Mariner varsity boys score their first win on December, a close 53-52 over Shead, by way of a Krisford Melanio three-pointer with 6 seconds left. It was a close game all the way, said our Mariner columnist Jack Scott. The boys are 1-3 for the …

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Mariner boys get ‘rough start’ to season

Deer Isle—The varsity boys basketball team lost a close match against Searsport on December 8 in overtime, with a final score of 44-43. In their season opener against George Stevens, they also lost,  82-49. The two things that stood out in the first half were too many turnovers and allowing …

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