Soccer

  • JV boys’ soccer goes 11-5-1

    JV boys’ soccer goes 11-5-1

    BAR HARBOR — Any way you look at it, the Mount Desert Island High School junior varsity boys’ soccer season was a success. As its varsity counterparts were making a trip to the Northern Maine title game, the JV boys’ team was having a winning season of its own. MDI played 17 games in 2019

  • Granholm, Nelson named to Regional All-Star Team

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School soccer players Daisy Granholm and Leao Nelson were selected Monday to this year’s Maine Soccer Coaches Association Regional All-Star Team. Granholm, a senior, scored 47 goals this season to set the MDI and Hancock County single-season scoring records. She broke previous record of 36 set in 1987

  • Trojans top Black Raiders

    Trojans top Black Raiders

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ soccer team prevailed in a goal-fest Wednesday afternoon, defeating visiting Winslow 6-3 in the Class B North quarterfinals. MDI got five goals from senior Daisy Granholm and one from Lelia Weir in the win. The Trojans’ offensive outburst included a four-minute spell in which the

  • Dmitrieff’s hat trick gives boys win over Ellsworth

    Dmitrieff’s hat trick gives boys win over Ellsworth

    BAR HARBOR — Eight days after playing to a stalemate, the Mount Desert Island High School and Ellsworth High School boys’ soccer teams appeared headed for the same result on the same field. After last Tuesday’s back-and-forth affair saw neither team gain the upper hand, MDI and Ellsworth were again deadlocked in a winner-take-all playoff

  • MDI, Ellsworth play to 1-1 draw

    MDI, Ellsworth play to 1-1 draw

    BAR HARBOR — After closing out the regular season with a tense battle, the Ellsworth and Mount Desert Island High School varsity boys’ soccer teams have unfinished business. Try as they might, neither MDI nor Ellsworth could gain the upper hand Tuesday night in a back-and-forth battle at MDI. With nothing separating the two sides,

  • Boys’ soccer tops Old Town, Hermon

    Boys’ soccer tops Old Town, Hermon

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ soccer team stretched its unbeaten streak to eight games with wins last Wednesday against Old Town and Tuesday against Brewer. MDI earned a season sweep of Old Town last Wednesday with a 3-1 win at Old Town High School. The Trojans had previously defeated the

  • ‘Perfect goal’ gives girls win over Ellsworth

    ‘Perfect goal’ gives girls win over Ellsworth

    ELLSWORTH — Looking to conjure up a late goal, Lelia Weir put the ball where only her teammate could reach it. Less than four minutes remained in last Thursday’s game against Ellsworth when Weir, a sophomore midfielder on the Mount Desert Island High School varsity girls’ soccer team, stepped up to take a corner kick.

  • Girls soccer defeats Brewer

    Girls soccer defeats Brewer

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity girls’ soccer team defeated Brewer 2-1 Saturday, the team’s eighth win in eight games. Senior Daisy Granholm scored both goals in the win to stretch her season tally to 30. Lelia Weir provided both assists for MDI (8-1).

  • Trojan boys shut out Ellsworth

    Trojan boys shut out Ellsworth

    ELLSWORTH — To the naked eye, the attacking threats seemed to come out of nowhere; to the Mount Desert Island High School boys’ soccer team, they were the natural products of inch-perfect execution. From the opening kick of last Wednesday’s road game against Ellsworth, MDI had its hands full in the bitter cold against its