Ellsworth Girls Beat Bucksport 80-16 [STATS & PHOTOS]
The Ellsworth Girls Basketball Team beat the Bucksport Golden Bucks 80-16 in a battle of Hancock County Teams on Monday night, January 9th in Bucksport.
The game was in little doubt after Ellsworth led 22-4 at the end of the 1st Quarter. The Eagles were up 51-5 at the end of the 1st Half, and led 70-9 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
Ellsworth was led by Grace Jaffray who scored 21 points in just a half. She also had a 3-pointer. Kaylee Bagley had 13 points with 3 3-pointers. Abby Radel had 12 points and Megan Jordan had 10 points. Elizabeth Boles had a 3-pointer. The Eagles were 13-20 from the free throw line.
Bucksport was led by Katylynn Flannery who had 6 points. Jenna Shook had a 3-pointer. The Golden Bucks were 5-9 from the free throw line.
Ellsworth is now 8-2. The Eagles travel to East Machias to take on the Washington Academy Raiders on Thursday, January 12th at 6:30 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.
Bucksport is now 1-7. They host Washington Academy on Tuesday, January 10th at 7 p.m.
You can nominate someone for the Winter Week 6 High School Athlete of the Week by emailing HERE. Please put High School Athlete of the Week in the subject. Nominations for games January 8 - 14 need to be received by January 16th. Then tell us why your nominee is deserving! Let us know specifics! How many goals did she/he score? How many points did she/he score? How fast did they run or throw in the indoor track meet? How fast did they swim in the swim meet? How did they do in the wrestling meet? We also want to know what school they go to! Please send them by Monday night!
Tuesday we will then compile the nominees and it will be your turn to choose the winner! You can then cast your votes, and voting will close Thursday night at 11:59 p.m. We will then announce the winner online and on air on Friday each week!
We are also looking for reports of High School Basketball, Hockey, Swimming, Indoor Track and Field, and Wrestling results. If you can email them HERE we will write recaps nightly. We need the score, who scored the goal, and any highlights. You can even text the photo of the scoresheets to 207-469-8660.
Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!