Sports

  • Girls finish 5-9-1

    Girls finish 5-9-1

    CARIBOU — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity girls soccer team fell to Caribou 0-2 Saturday afternoon in a preliminary playoff game. Jocelyn Hartin and Willow Whitten provided the goals to lead the fifth-ranked Vikings (8-4-3) past the No. 12 Trojans. The team finished 5-9-1, ending the year on a nine-game winless streak after

  • Football blasts Belfast

    Football blasts Belfast

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island football team’s season didn’t end with the playoff berth the team wanted. It did end with one of the team’s best performances to date. MDI won 56-14 on the road against Belfast on Friday in what turned out to be the team’s season finale. The win marked an

  • Boys fall to Caribou

    Boys fall to Caribou

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys soccer team ended their 2018 season with a road playoff loss against Caribou Tuesday, but first came a hard-fought playoff win with a shutout victory Friday against Hermon. The ninth-ranked MDI boys earned a trip to the quarterfinals Saturday with a 3-0 road win over

  • Scoring snafu causes XC title switch

    Scoring snafu causes XC title switch

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls cross country team came home from the Northern Maine championship meet Saturday with a first place plaque. Rival Ellsworth had finished just one point behind, in second place. The Trojan boys finished fourth of 13 teams with 114 points. But in a turnaround a bit

  • Volleyball ends season 2-12

    Volleyball ends season 2-12

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School volleyball team finished its season with a record of 2-12 last week after home losses to Ellsworth and Calais. Against Ellsworth on Wednesday, the Eagles defeated MDI in four sets. The Trojans won the first set 26-24 before the visitors came back to post 25-22, 25-18

  • Golf tourney to support AYS

    BAR HARBOR — Acadian Youth Sports is scheduled to hold a golf tournament next Saturday, Oct. 27, at Kebo Valley Golf Club. Fees are $70 for adults and $55 for junior golfers. The cost covers green fees, golf carts, tee gifts, dinner and prizes for the winning teams, and the proceeds will go toward youth

  • Golfers at states

    Golfers at states

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School golfers Kyle Nicholson, Gabbie James and Peter Ryan competed at the individual state championships Saturday at Natanis Golf Course in Vassalboro. Nicholson finished the par-72 course with a score of 78. James and Ryan both finished with 91.

  • MDI girls cross-country wins PVC championship

    MDI girls cross-country wins PVC championship

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls cross country team won at the Penobscot Valley Conference championships Saturday at the University of Maine at Presque Isle. The boys placed third in the team competition. “Our objective was to run like a team in a championship race,” MDI head coach Desiree Sirois said.

  • Matchups set for MDI soccer prelim games

    Matchups set for MDI soccer prelim games

    BAR HARBOR — Dates, times and locations have been confirmed for playoff high school soccer games to be played this weekend. The ninth-seeded Mount Desert Island High School boys’ team (5-8-1) will play on the road against No. 8 Hermon (6-5-3) at 4 p.m. tomorrow, Oct. 19. The game will be a rematch of a

  • Boys fall to Eagles, earn playoff berth

    Boys fall to Eagles, earn playoff berth

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island High School boys soccer team is headed to the Class B North playoffs after finishing the regular season with a 5-7-2 record Tuesday night. On Saturday, the Trojans earned a win when they defeated Foxcroft 3-1 in their final regular season home game. It was Senior Day for Fernando