Baseball

  • Little League wraps up regular season

    Little League wraps up regular season

    BAR HARBOR — The Acadian Little League Junior baseball teams finished the regular season with a doubleheader at Mount Desert Island High School on July 13. This season’s teams were coached by Eric Ankrom and Matt Haney (Acadian Green) and Joe Blanchette, Nick Jacobs and Mac Shea (Acadian Blue). An All-Star team comprising the top

  • Acadians tally 28 runs in three games

    Acadians tally 28 runs in three games

      BAR HARBOR — Against all comers, the Acadian Little League 11-12 baseball team’s district tournament showing produced tight games. The Acadians put forth a spirited effort in the recent District 1 tournament, in which it went 1-2 with a win over Coastal Little League and losses to Calais Little League and Bucksport Little League.

  • All-PVC teams chosen

    All-PVC teams chosen

    BAR HARBOR — Five Mount Desert Island High School baseball and softball players were chosen last week as All-Penobscot Valley Conference players. In baseball, senior Drew Shea was named a first-team selection. Shea hit .383 with 18 hits this season and scored a team-high 15 runs. He also hit two home runs, both of which

  • JV baseball team fights through weather, low numbers

    JV baseball team fights through weather, low numbers

    BAR HARBOR — Faced with a difficult situation, the 2019 Mount Desert Island junior varsity baseball team made the best of it. MDI, which boasts a very strong JV team on an annual basis, entered this season with a schedule similar to any other: 12-14 scheduled games and a play day with the other Hancock

  • Trojans fall to Crusaders

    Trojans fall to Crusaders

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School baseball team was on the wrong side of a pitchers’ duel Tuesday evening as the Trojans fell 1-0 to 12th-ranked John Bapst (8-9). MDI, which entered the game fresh off a close game against top-ranked Ellsworth, couldn’t solve John Bapst starting pitcher Ethan Newcomb. Newcomb allowed

  • MDI bats fall to to Belfast, Bapst

    MDI bats fall to to Belfast, Bapst

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School baseball team fell to 8-7 on the year with losses last week against Belfast and John Bapst. Against Belfast last Thursday, MDI lost 4-2 in its penultimate regular season home game. The result snapped a three-game winning streak for the Trojans, who had beaten Belfast by

  • Trojans get even with Bucks

    Trojans get even with Bucks

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School baseball team homered three times Tuesday en route to a 12-2 win over Bucksport at home. The victory, which was solidified when Drew Shea’s second home run of the game activated the 10-run rule in the fifth inning, avenged the Trojans’ season-opening loss to the Golden

  • MDI team outscores Foxcroft, 8-4

    MDI team outscores Foxcroft, 8-4

    BAR HARBOR — Needing to get the taste of defeat out of its mouth, the Mount Desert Island High School baseball team rebounded in a big way. Last Wednesday, MDI fell to its worst loss of the 2019 season on the road against Old Town. The Trojans recorded nine bases hits, but those efforts went

  • MDI baseball thumps WA

    MDI baseball thumps WA

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School baseball team is now 3-3 on the season after beating Washington Academy last week. In the 11-1 home win, the Trojans smacked 13 base hits against the Raiders. Sam Mitchell was MDI’s star of the game both on the mound and at the plate. Mitchell allowed

  • Baseball 2-3 after loss to Hermon

    Baseball 2-3 after loss to Hermon

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School baseball team fell to Hermon 8-3 Tuesday afternoon, bringing the team’s record to 2-3 for the season so far. The Trojans had 6 hits in the game to Hermon’s 8, but MDI also had 5 errors that stalled progress on the scoreboard. Three hits came from