#1 Ellsworth Boys Defeats #4 Old Town 55-47 [STATS/PHOTOS]
The #1 Ellsworth Boy's Basketball Team remained undefeated, beating the #4 Old Town Coyotes 55-47 on Wednesday night, February 23rd in the final Class B Boy's Semifinal Game. The win was Coach Peter Austin's 200th career win
Old Town went out to an early 5-0 lead but Ellworth led at the end of the 1st Quarter 16-9. Ellsworth led by 2 points at the end of the 1st Half, 25-23. The Eagles led at the end of the 3rd Quarter 41-38..
Ellsworth was led by Chance Mercier with 21 points. Hunter Curtis had 16 points and ripped down 11 rebounds. The Eagles were 8-13 from the free throw line. They had 3 3-pointers on the night, 2 by Chance Mercier and 1 by Eamon MacDonald.
Old Town was led by Gabe Gifford and Grayson Thibeault, each of who had 12 points. The Coyotes were 6-12 from the free throw line, and had 5 3-pointers. Gifford and Thibeault each had 2 3-pointers, and Braydon Brown had the other 3-pointer.
Ellsworth, now 21-0, will play the #2 Orono Red Riots for the Northern Maine Class B Regional Championship on Saturday, February 26th at 3:45 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.
Old Town's season comes to an end with a 14-7 record.
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