Baseball

  • Little League baseball, softball registration open

    Little League baseball, softball registration open

    BAR HARBOR — Registration is now open for Acadian Youth Sports for the upcoming 2019 season. Acadian Youth Sports will be offering Major League and Minor League programs for both baseball and softball as well as a co-ed Farm League baseball program for players ages 6-8. Forms can be accessed online at acadianyouthsports.org. The cost

  • Baseball team looks to reload

    Baseball team looks to reload

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity baseball team will have a new look this season after losing all three starting pitchers and seven of the top-10 hitters from last year’s squad. In the 2018 season, the team went 11-5 and claimed the No. 3 seed in the conference. Yet the Trojans

  • Spring sports meeting Monday

    Spring sports meeting Monday

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School will be holding its annual spring sports meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, March 18. Locations for the meeting will be spread throughout the school with baseball meeting in the gym, softball meeting in Rooms 108-110, tennis meeting in the library and outdoor track meeting in the cafeteria.

  • Pitchers and catchers

    Pitchers and catchers

    BAR HARBOR — The winter sports season might have just ended, but there isn’t much time until practices begin for Mount Desert Island High School’s spring sports teams later this month. For baseball and softball, pitchers and catchers are eligible to begin practicing March 18 with the first practices for other players and sports beginning

  • Boys basketball finding their feet

    Boys basketball finding their feet

    BAR HARBOR — A preseason scrimmage against took on Fryeburg Academy on Saturday was the first varsity game action in nine months for the Mount Desert Island High School varsity boys basketball team, who followed up a state championship in 2017 with a run to the Northern Maine title game last year. Then on Tuesday,

  • Basketball schedules

    Basketball schedules

    BAR HARBOR — Winter sports practices and tryouts begin Monday at Mount Desert Island High School. This year a freshman girls’ basketball team will be added to the offerings. For the varsity basketball teams, preseason play begins at home Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend. The girls are set to host George Stevens Academy at 11 a.m.

  • Strong JV squad inspires confidence in MDI baseball

    Strong JV squad inspires confidence in MDI baseball

    BAR HARBOR — Brent Barker’s goal for the Mount Desert Island High School junior varsity baseball team was to end the year with a team that was ready to take the next step. As head coach of both the varsity girls’ basketball team and the junior varsity baseball team, Barker knows what it takes to

  • All-PVC selections

    All-PVC selections

    BAR HARBOR — Three MDI baseball players and two softball players received All-Penobscot Valley Conference selections last Thursday. MDI seniors Alden Fournier and Matt Perconti were named first-team All-PVC selections. The two were the No. 1 and No. 2 pitchers for MDI this year, with regular season ERAs of 1.25 and 1.30, respectively. Fellow senior