The Ellsworth Boy's basketball team dominated John Bapst, Saturday night, December 13th at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth to improve to 3-0  with a 44-24 victory.

Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media[/caption]Ellsworth jumped out to a 10-2 lead in the 1st Quarter. Griffin Nightingale swished 2 3-pointes and Nick Bagley drained a long 3-pointer as well for the Eagles. Spencer Baron had the lone points for the Crusaders.

In the 2nd Quarter, Ellsworth kept up the defensive pressure to take a 23-8 lead at the half. John Bapst only scored one field goal, by Tom Feng, as their remaining points came from the free throw line. For Ellsworth, Bagley scored 9 points, including 2 3-pointers in the quarter.

In the 3rd Quarter, John Bapst's Nick Smith hit 2 3-pointers for 6 of the Crusaders 10 points. Nightingale had another 3-pointer for Ellsworth. At the end of three quarters, Ellsworth led 32-18.

In the 4th Quarter, Ellsworth held John Bapst scoreless for the first 5:32 before Elliott Soucy scored. For Ellsworth, Alex Braley drained a 3 pointer and Bryce Harmon had 4 points.

Ellsworth was led by Nick Bagley with 12 points, Griffin Nightingale with 11 points. Deon McDevitt scored his first varsity points. Ellsworth was 5-12 from the free throw line. John Bapst wass led by Nate Smith with 6 points, Tom Feng with 4 points and Alex Mooney with 4 points. Five Crusaders each had 2 points. They were 6-14 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth, now 3-0, will play host to Old Town, who are also 3-0 on Tuesday, December 16th at 7 PM. John Bapst, 0-2, plays host to Lee Academy Tuesday, December 16th at 7 PM.

Line Score

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John Bapst Crusaders Boys

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6

10

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24

Ellsworth Boys

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12

44

Box Score

John Bapst

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 AJ Shaw 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
12 Elliott Soucy 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 2
14 Jon Bowman 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
20 JJ Higgins 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Nate Smith 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 6
32 Nick Lakeman 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
34 Tom Hanscom 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Tom Feng 1 2 2 0 0 2 2 4
42 Harrison Dieuveull 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
44 Nate Galinski 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
45 Alex Mooney 1 0 0 0 4 4 1 4
50 Noah Tomah 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 2
52 Zac Lakeman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Spencer Baron 1 1 1 0 0 2 4 2
TOTALS 1 7 5 2 8 16 16 24

Ellsworth

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Alex Braley 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 3
4 Griffin Nightingale 1 4 1 3 0 0 2 11
11 Devin McDevitt 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
12 Mitchell Domagala 1 2 2 0 0 0 3 4
15 Bryce Harmon 1 1 1 0 2 2 4 4
20 Connor Maguire 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
21 Lukas Firestone 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
22 Nick Bagley 1 4 1 3 1 4 2 12
23 Charlie Libbey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Bruce St.Peter 1 2 2 0 0 2 1 4
32 Dylan Kelley 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
33 Derek Look 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 3
34 Cooper Henderson 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
TOTALS 1 16 9 7 5 12 20 44