Basketball

  • Isaacs, Carroll earn All-Big East Conference honors

    Isaacs, Carroll earn All-Big East Conference honors

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School’s Porter Isaacs and Leah Carroll were announced Tuesday to this year’s All-Big East Conference basketball teams. On the boys’ side, Isaacs was named to the All-Big East third team along with Presque Isle’s Malachi Cummings, Washington Academy’s Jax Lin, Caribou’s Isaac Marker and Foxcroft’s Logan Martin. Isaacs

  • MDI boys fall to Caribou in Northern Maine quarterfinals

    MDI boys fall to Caribou in Northern Maine quarterfinals

    BANGOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ basketball team’s 2019-20 season came to an end in the Class B North quarterfinals Saturday afternoon as the Trojans fell to a 61-48 loss to Caribou at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Eighth-ranked MDI (9-11) got off to an excellent start to the game as

  • Former Trojan Collin named NAC Rookie of the Week

    Former Trojan Collin named NAC Rookie of the Week

    BANGOR — Former Mount Desert Island High School basketball standout Derek Collin was selected Tuesday as the latest the North Atlantic Conference Rookie of the Week.   On Friday, Collin notched a career-high 21 points and added six rebounds in Husson University’s 77-70 loss to UMaine-Farmington. He then scored nine points and recorded six rebounds in Husson’s 70-61 win Saturday against Thomas College.  Collin,

  • MDI boys’ basketball team falls to Ellsworth

    MDI boys’ basketball team falls to Ellsworth

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ basketball team fell to a 59-48 defeat against Ellsworth in Tuesday night’s encounter at Ellsworth High School. After both teams got off to a slow start on offense over the first three minutes, MDI got into a rhythm as it used a 9-4 run to take

  • MDI girls top John Bapst for signature win

    MDI girls top John Bapst for signature win

    BANGOR — One of the Mount Desert Island High School girls’ basketball team’s biggest wins yet came in an all-too-familiar place. It’s been nearly a year now since the MDI girls’ basketball team won the Class B North championship game at the Cross Insurance Center. Friday’s return to the scene of the Trojans’ regional title

  • Trojan girls crush Orono, fall to Hermon, Old Town

    Trojan girls crush Orono, fall to Hermon, Old Town

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ basketball team bookended a dominant victory over Orono with losses to strong Hermon and Old Town teams. Last Wednesday, MDI fell into a 16-2 hole against Hermon en route to a 38-32 defeat. The Trojans outscored the Class B North-leading Hawks in each of the

  • MDI boys beat John Bapst, fall to Orono

    MDI boys beat John Bapst, fall to Orono

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ basketball team is 5-6 on the season after defeating John Bapst last Thursday and enduring a tough loss to Orono on Saturday. MDI began the second half of its regular season slate last Thursday as it took on John Bapst at the Cross Insurance Center

  • MDI boys start 2020 with wins

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School basketball teams began the new year in strong fashion with the boys defeating Presque Isle and Maine Central Institute and the girls falling just short against the Wildcats and earning a decisive win at MCI. On New Year’s Day, the MDI girls’ team fell to a

  • Girls defeat MCI, Orono, WA

    Girls defeat MCI, Orono, WA

    BAR HARBOR — The young Mount Desert Island High School varsity girls basketball team had a productive week, with wins in two home games and one away contest. At home on Saturday against the Maine Central Institute Huskies, the Trojans nabbed their fifth win of the regular season with a 58-43 victory. Leah Carroll got