Mariners tennis wins over Sumner

DEER ISLE—The Mariners boys and girls tennis teams both fought to 3-2 victories over Sumner on May 12. The girls lost their first two singles matches but powered to the win on Jess Trainor’s 9-7 singles victory and two decisive wins by double teams of Veronica Pezaris-Nicole Nolan (8-1) and Orly Vaughn-Ali …

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Eagle tennis teams grab early wins

Eagle Beowulf Urban

Blue Hill—Both the George Stevens Academy girls and boys varsity tennis teams have done nothing but win—so far. In opening matches against the young team of Deer Isle-Stonington, and then the Lee Academy Pandas, the boys didn’t drop a set. The girls won 5-0 against the Mariners and 3-2 against …

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DIS boys tennis team wins double-header, girls lose Scott's Sport Spot

Mariner Brantly Emrick

Deer Isle—The boys tennis team won two games against Penobscot Valley 3-2 and 3-2 on April 29. Both games included several very closely contested matches. In the first game singles, Cameron Wendell lost 8-6, Devron Emrick won 8-3, and Brantly Emrick lost 8-8 (7-5). In the doubles, Marvin Merritt/Justin Eaton …

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Eagles bring home Eastern Class C title for tennis, fall at states

The Eagles, with Coach Larry Gray

Blue Hill—The George Stevens Academy boys tennis team didn’t let go against #3 Piscataquis, winning their sixth straight Eastern Maine Class C title 5-0 on June 9 at Colby College. Doubles team Tim Dentino and Matt Stephens opened with a win, followed by second singles player Nate Boechat. Luke Theoharidis, …

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GSA boys tennis fall 1-4 at state championship

The Eagles fell 1-4 to Waynflete Academy at the Class C state championships in Lewiston on Saturday after facing a familiar foe across the net, Waynflete Academy. The George Stevens Academy team has fallen to the South Portland school for the past five  years, usually without winning a match—2011 was …

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