Sports

  • MDI softball seeks traction

    MDI softball seeks traction

    EAST MACHIAS — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity softball team has hit a rough patch. Losing its third consecutive game Tuesday evening, the Lady Trojans lost to the Washington Academy Raiders with a score of 3-0. The last MDI win was against Foxcroft Academy in early May. After falling to the Raiders, the

  • MDI boys nicked by Raiders

    MDI boys nicked by Raiders

    EAST MACHIAS — Following a definitive win earlier in the week, the Mount Desert Island High School varsity baseball team lost to Washington Academy Tuesday night. The final score was 4-1, improving the Raiders’ record to 8-2 while MDI fell to 7-4. Before facing Washington, MDI easily outplayed Hermon High School on May 9, led

  • MDI boys nip Coastal 46-45 to win Sheriff’s Cup Tourney

    MDI boys nip Coastal 46-45 to win Sheriff’s Cup Tourney

    {youtube}8rEgPF2JcPY&list{/youtube} ELLSWORTH — A foul shot by Riley Swanson with about 10 seconds to go provided the winning margin as the Mount Desert Island “A” team nipped the Coastal Thunder of Blue Hill 46-45 to win the boys’ championship in the 13th annual Hancock County Sheriff’s Cup basketball tournament. The event, which stretched from Friday

  • MDI boys nip Coastal 46-45 to win Sheriff’s Cup Tourney

    MDI boys nip Coastal 46-45 to win Sheriff’s Cup Tourney

    {youtube}8rEgPF2JcPY&list{/youtube} ELLSWORTH — A foul shot by Riley Swanson with about 10 seconds to go provided the winning margin as the Mount Desert Island “A” team nipped the Coastal Thunder of Blue Hill 46-45 to win the boys’ championship in the 13th annual Hancock County Sheriff’s Cup basketball tournament. The event, which stretched from Friday

  • MDI swimmers noted for wins

    BAR HARBOR — The high school swimming season has ended but awards are still flooding in. Two athletes on the Mount Desert Island High School boys’ team were among this year’s elite. Ross Johnston was crowned the Class B, male swimmer of the year. Will Greene was named the Class B, male diver of the

  • MDI’s Barker named coach of year

    MDI’s Barker named coach of year

    BAR HARBOR — Coach Brent Barker earned top honors for the Mount Desert Island High School athletics program at the helm of the girls’ varsity basketball team. For the second year running, he was voted coach of the year and his team won the sportsmanship award designated in the 2012-2013 Big East All Conference. Coaches

  • MDI’s Barker named coach of year

    MDI’s Barker named coach of year

    BAR HARBOR — Coach Brent Barker earned top honors for the Mount Desert Island High School athletics program at the helm of the girls’ varsity basketball team. For the second year running, he was voted coach of the year and his team won the sportsmanship award designated in the 2012-2013 Big East All Conference. Coaches

  • MDI’s Barker named coach of year

    MDI’s Barker named coach of year

    BAR HARBOR — Coach Brent Barker earned top honors for the Mount Desert Island High School athletics program at the helm of the girls’ varsity basketball team. For the second year running, he was voted coach of the year and his team won the sportsmanship award designated in the 2012-2013 Big East All Conference. Coaches