At home and away, Mariners boys and girls fall to Searsport
On Saturday, December 20, the Deer Isle-Stonington girls suffered a 58-35 loss at Searsport, with Allyson Eaton leading the way for the Mariners with 14 points. Allison Cormier added 8. The girls are 2-3, with wins over Bucksport and Jonesport-Beals. They face Bangor Christian in an away game on Monday, December 22 at 5:30 p.m., followed by the boys at 7 p.m. And on Tuesday, December 23, they play the GSA Eagles at Blue Hill with a 7 p.m. tip-off.
The boys lost at home to Searsport the night before to the same team, in a game where they fell steadily behind each quarter for a final score of 66-32. Senior Jared Gove scored 7 points. The boys are now 2-5, with wins over Jonesport-Beals and Penobscot Valley.
Against MDI, Eagles boys win while girls fall
At home on December 20, the GSA varsity boys won 84-76 over Mount Desert Island, helped by strong shooting from the free throw line in the fourth quarter, making 13 of 16 foul shots. The Eagles were led by Kelsey Allen, who scored 32 points, 7 assists and 7 rebounds. Jarrod Chase contributed 15 points. Taylor Schildroth had 10 points and 8 assists. The boys stand at 3-3 and face Central in an away game on Monday, December 22 at 7 p.m.
The girls varsity team didn’t fare as well when they faced MDI in an away game on December 20, falling 62-32. The loss came on the heels of a 58-39 win over Searsport at home on December 18, with Morgan Dauk scoring 23 points and 12 rebounds. Alice Dillon scored 10 points, five rebounds and six assists, while freshman and JV/swing player Mazie Smallidge hauled ten rebounds. The girls are 3-2 and face Deer Isle-Stonington at home on Wednesday, December 23. Tip off is 7 p.m.
The GSA Eagles rolled over the Mariners on December 17 at Deer Isle, jumping ahead to a quick lead and never letting go. Kelsey Allen led with 17 points, while Jarrod Chase scored 16. Jared Gove paced the Mariners with 9 for a final score of 77-32. The Mariners are 2-4 after …
The Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners and Lady Mariners played the Golden Bucks at Bucksport on Wednesday, December 10, with different but equally decisive results. The girls won 58-43 powered by Megan Shepard 22 points. Allyson Eaton had 17.
The boys fell 59-34 with scoring spread among Kris Melanio, Jared Gove, Matt Duddy, Paul Zoephal, Etahn Shepard, Noah Davis and Mason Oliver.
Both teams are 1-2 less than two weeks into the season.
Morgan Dauk goes head -to-head against Buckspsort. Photo by Franklin Brown
Way to open the season! The GSA varsity Lady Eagles overpowered the Bucksport Golden Bucks at home on Thursday, December 11, jumping ahead in the first minutes of the game and never looking back. Megan Nowland, Morgan Dauk and Alice Dillon led socring for a final 50-42 win.
The boys are three games in and three games down after a 80-60 loss on Wednesday, December 10 to Washington Academy at home.
Photo by Faith DeAmbrose
Mariner boys lost to the Shead Tigers 61 to 31 at home. Mason Oliver lead the team with 11 points. Check out more from the game in our sports pages in this week’s Island Ad-Vantages and the Island Ad-Vantages app.
Photo by Faith DeAmbrose
Mariner girls lost to the Shead Tigers 33 to 40 at home on Saturday, December 6. Check out more from the game in our sports pages in this week’s Island Ad-Vantages or in the Island Ad-Vantages app.