The Ellsworth Eagles Girl's Basketball team were coming off a loss to John Bapst, and knew they had their hands full playing host to the Calais Blue Devils on Monday, December 15th at Katsiaficas Gymnasium. They came out and played inspired defense, and rode the hot hand of Maddie Card, and soundly defeated Calais 56-29.

Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media[/caption]Ellsworth jumped out to a 7-0 lead with 5:57 left in the 1st Quarter, before Madison McVicar scored for Calais to make it 7-2. When Maddie Card drained a 3-pointer with 4:30 left in the quarter, the Eagles were up 12-2. The 1st Quarter ended with Ellsworth up 21-11. Card had 15 points for Ellsworth, including 2 3-pointers, and Emily Berry had 4 points. Olivia Smith had 5 points for Calais, and McVicar had 4 points.

In the 2nd Quarter, Ellsworth extended their lead, as Card had another 3-pointer, and Berry poured in 4 more points. McVicar went 4-4 from the free throw line for Calais, and at the half, Ellsworth was up 31-17.

In the 3rd Quarter, Card added 7 more points, including another 3-pointer. With 2:48 left in the 3rd Quarter, Ellsworth was up 37-21, and Card had 22 points for Ellsworth, outscoring the entire Calais team. At the end of 3 quarters, Ellsworth was up 40-22.

Card added 3 more points in the 4th Quarter, and Sammy Mason added 3 points for Ellsworth. After Emily Berry went 2-2 from the free throw line with 5:20 left, Ellsworth led 46-22, and when Card went 1-2 from the free throw line with 2:14 left, the Eagles led 52-26.

Card ended the game, with a game high 28 points. Berry had 10 points. Ellsworth went 10-19 from the free throw line. McVicar had 8 points for Calais, as did Olivia Smith. Calais went 12-33 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth is now 2-1 on the season, and play at Old Town on Wednesday, December 17th at 7 PM in a game that will be broadcast on WDEA AM 1370 and WDEA Internet Radio. Calais is now 2-1 and plays host to Houlton on Thursday, December 18th at 6:30 PM.

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Calais Girls

11

6

5

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29

Ellsworth Girls

21

10

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16

56

Box Score

Calais

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
4 Madison McVicar 1 2 2 0 4 4 4 8
10 Katie Cavanaugh 1 0 0 0 1 2 4 1
12 Tiana Bacon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Prue Maxwell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Kaylee Johnson 1 1 1 0 1 13 3 3
22 Olivia Smith 1 2 2 0 4 5 2 8
24 Kayli Doten 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
25 Felicia Molholland 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 1
30 Faith Tirrell 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
32 Carson Hold 1 2 2 0 1 4 0 5
34 Caitlin Reynolds 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Madison Tracy-Waycott 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 8 8 0 13 32 15 29

Ellsworth

3 Emily Berry 1 4 4 0 2 3 3 10
4 Caitlin Bean 1 1 1 0 3 4 5 5
5 Katelyn Bagley 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
10 Hailee Langley 1 3 3 0 0 0 4 6
11 Maddie Card 1 10 6 4 4 8 1 28
12 Hannah Sargent 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
14 Kacie Omlor 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
20 Sammy Mason 1 1 1 0 1 2 4 3
21 Olivia King 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
23 Jenna Haslam 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Maddie Dow 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
34 Callie Hamor 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
TOTALS 1 21 17 4 10 19 24 56