Ellsworth Girls Defeat Hermon 45-35
It’s been a long four years for seniors on the Ellsworth Eagles Girl’s Basketball Team. Many of the years there were just a couple of wins, but the 2012-2013 season has been one to remember, and with the victory tonight over Hermon, Ellsworth’s record stands at 9-6 with 3 games remaining in the season, and a home play-in game at stake!
It was Senior Night for the Lady Eagles. the last regular season home game for Chelsea Beal, Annika Firestone and Taylor White, and the Eagles made the most of it, defeating Hermon 45-35.
Ellsworth led 15-9 at the end of the 1st Quarter, 27-18 at the Half, 33-24 at the end of the 3rd Quarter and came away with the 45-35 win.
Ellsworth was led by freshman Maddie Card with 13 points, with Card going 6-6 from the free throw line and 2-4 from the field and 1-3 from 3-point land. Hermon was led by Jenna Crouse with 9 points.
Ellsworth’s next game is Thursday, January 31 at Foxcroft Academy. That game may be heard on WDEA AM 1370 and WDEA Internet Radio WDEA’s Chris Popper will have interviews with Ellsworth Senior’s Chelsea Beal, Annika Firestone and Taylor White during half-time of the Ellsworth- Foxcroft Academy game.