Sports

  • Isaacs, Carroll earn All-Big East Conference honors

    Isaacs, Carroll earn All-Big East Conference honors

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School’s Porter Isaacs and Leah Carroll were announced Tuesday to this year’s All-Big East Conference basketball teams. On the boys’ side, Isaacs was named to the All-Big East third team along with Presque Isle’s Malachi Cummings, Washington Academy’s Jax Lin, Caribou’s Isaac Marker and Foxcroft’s Logan Martin. Isaacs

  • Indoor track team closes out season at states

    Indoor track team closes out season at states

    The Mount Desert Island High School indoor track team closed out its season Saturday with the Class B championships at Bates College in Lewiston. For the MDI boys, senior Stephen Grierson took second place in the 800-meter run with a time of 2 minutes, 5.80 seconds. The Trojans got another strong finish from Sam Keblinsky,

  • Soccer training sessions offered

    Soccer training sessions offered

    TRENTON — Acadia Fire Soccer Academy, a non-profit organization serving the downeast community with competitive soccer skill development and travel team opportunities will begin its second 8-week winter training session on Monday, Feb. 24. Included in this upcoming session are Skills Academies for ages 5-18, a Goalkeeping School, the fitness combined with soccer skills program

  • MDI boys fall to Caribou in Northern Maine quarterfinals

    MDI boys fall to Caribou in Northern Maine quarterfinals

    BANGOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ basketball team’s 2019-20 season came to an end in the Class B North quarterfinals Saturday afternoon as the Trojans fell to a 61-48 loss to Caribou at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Eighth-ranked MDI (9-11) got off to an excellent start to the game as

  • MDI boys, girls win PVC swim crowns

    MDI boys, girls win PVC swim crowns

    ORONO — With one meet to go, the Mount Desert Island High School swim program remains unconquered. MDI claimed both the boys’ and girls’ PVC championships Saturday at the University of Maine. The results kept both teams undefeated heading into next week’s state championships. “This was the outcome we were looking for from this meet

  • MDI tops EHS on Senior night, falls to eagles in prelims

    MDI tops EHS on Senior night, falls to eagles in prelims

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ basketball team notched a Senior Night victory over Ellsworth last Wednesday but saw its season come to an end against the Eagles in Tuesday’s preliminary round. Last Wednesday, MDI earned a regular season sweep against Ellsworth with a 42-35 win over the Eagles. The win

  • Former Trojan Collin named NAC Rookie of the Week

    Former Trojan Collin named NAC Rookie of the Week

    BANGOR — Former Mount Desert Island High School basketball standout Derek Collin was selected Tuesday as the latest the North Atlantic Conference Rookie of the Week.   On Friday, Collin notched a career-high 21 points and added six rebounds in Husson University’s 77-70 loss to UMaine-Farmington. He then scored nine points and recorded six rebounds in Husson’s 70-61 win Saturday against Thomas College.  Collin,

  • MDI swim sweeps Hampden to conclude regular season

    MDI swim sweeps Hampden to conclude regular season

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ and girls’ swim teams concluded the regular season with victories over Hampden Academy in Monday night’s meet at the MDI YMCA.  MDI won every event except for the girls’ 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard backstroke. The boys won 146-32, and the girls won 135-44.  On the girls’ side, the meet marked