Baseball

  • 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

  • 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,