Posts Tagged ‘boys basketball’


Islesboro boys basketball has revised goals upward

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 19, 2011, at 8:17 p.m.
The schedule is unique and the travel considerable, but little is stopping the boys basketball team at Islesboro Central School this winter. The Eagles are off to their best start in a decade, boasting a 10-1 record good for second place in Western Maine Class D after a 62-40 victory …

Calais holds off Jonesport-Beals

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 03, 2011, at 9:23 p.m.
CALAIS — This was supposed to be the season when everyone caught up to the Calais boys basketball program. The Blue Devils ran through several classes of players en route to three Class C state titles and four regional crowns during the last five years, as well as another trip …

Leary brothers power Edward Little past Brewer

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 28, 2010, at 9:27 p.m.
BREWER — Edward Little entered Tuesday night’s Class A schoolboy basketball game with a distinct height advantage over Brewer, and the Red Eddies from Auburn didn’t waste time putting it to good use. Senior forward Bo Leary scored 10 of his game-high 28 points to spark a 23-3 first-quarter run …
Cote Card of Ellsworth lays in two points during the first half of the Eagles' 55-50 victory over Presque Isle at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth on Tuesday night. Card scored a game-high 18 points to help the Eagles remain undefeated.

Ellsworth boys hold off Presque Isle, remain unbeaten

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 28, 2010, at 9:26 p.m.
ELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth boys basketball team had won its first five games of the season by an astonishing average of 32.6 points, which begged the question of how the Eagles would respond to a serious challenge. That challenge came Tuesday evening from similarly undefeated Presque Isle. And while Ellsworth …

Intriguing boys basketball contests on tap

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 28, 2010, at 7:27 p.m.
This marks a second straight short week on the schoolboy basketball schedule, with just one game statewide — a makeup contest between Lee Academy and Deer Isle-Stonington — currently set for New Year's Eve on Friday and no contests slated for the first day of the new year. But there …

Elder lifts Lee past PVHS

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 15, 2010, at 9:26 p.m.
LEE — The Lee Academy boys basketball team never expected to be in such a position after leading by 18 points in the opening minute of the third quarter and with four Penobscot Valley players already in foul trouble. But when the Pandas still needed a last-second shot in their …