Baseball

  • 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

  • Trojans fall to Golden Bucks

    Trojans fall to Golden Bucks

    BUCKSPORT — Faced with a tough road game to start the season, the Mount Desert Island High School baseball team fought until the end. MDI fell to 0-1 on the season last Thursday when it lost 7-6 on the road against Bucksport. The defeat came in walk-off fashion as head coach Andy Pooler’s young squad

  • 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