In a battle of 8-2 teams, the Ellsworth Girls traveled down to East Machias, coming home with the win, beating Washington Academy 64-30 on Thursday, January 12th.

Ellsworth led 21-9 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 31-17 at the end of the 1st Half, after the Raiders had come within 5 points early in the 2nd Quarter. The Eagles put the game away in the 3rd Quarter outscoring Washington Academy 21-5 to take a 52-22 lead.

Ellsworth had 3 players in double figures. Grace Jaffray had a game-high 22 points. Abby Radel had 15 points and Megan Jordan had 13 points, including a 3-pointer. Elizabeth Boles also hit a 3-pointer. Ellsworth was 20-28 from the free throw line.

Washington Academy was led by Reece Crossman with 9 points. Rachel Vose had 8 points including 2 3-pointers. Chloe Dinsmore also sank a 3-pointer. The Lady Raiders were 3-13 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth now 9-2 is off until January 20th when they will host Hermon at 7 p.m. at Katsiaficas Gymnasium in Ellsworth.

Washington Academy is now 8-3. They host Caribou on Monday, January 16th at 1:30 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

Line Score

EHS Girls2110211264
Washington Academy Girls985830


Box Score


Abby Radel156-35
Kaylee Bagley0----
Elise Sargent0----
Megan Jordan133144
Morgan Clifford2--22
Aaliyah Manning0----
Addison Atherton52-12
Elizabeth Boles4-115
Lily Bean31-11
Grace Jaffray227-89
Savannah Edgecomb0----

Washington Academy

Chloe Kilton21---
Addie Williams0----
Miranda Cheney21---
Sarah Moulton0---2
Chloe Dinsmore3-1--
Savannah Crowley21---
Rachel Vose8-226
Avery Kates0----
Kristen Smith0----
Grace Gray0----
Marissa Cates42--1
Reese Crossman94-14
Daniela Myers0----
Meadow Rohde0----
Yagmor Boluraski0----

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Ellsworth-Washington Academy Girls

The Ellsworth Eagles Girls Basketball Team traveled to East Machias to play the Washington Academy Lady Raiders on Thursday, January 12, 2023



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