Softball

  • MDI baseball, softball split with Ellsworth, Old Town

    MDI baseball, softball split with Ellsworth, Old Town

    The Mount Desert Island baseball and softball teams split contests last week against Ellsworth and Old Town. The MDI baseball team claimed a road win over Ellsworth last Thursday before falling to Old Town in Saturday’s contest at Old Town High School. The softball team suffered a narrow defeat at Ellsworth before bouncing back Saturday with a shutout win over top-ranked Old Town.

  • MDI softball team romps Washington Academy; baseball falls

    MDI softball team romps Washington Academy; baseball falls

    The bats are rolling and the wins are coming for the Mount Desert Island softball team as the Trojans get set to close out the first half of the season. MDI improved to 5-2 on the season with a 16-3 victory over Washington Academy in Friday’s showdown in Bar Harbor. The win was the third straight for the Trojans, who have now scored 39 runs over their past three games.

  • MDI baseball, softball teams top Brewer, GSA

    MDI baseball, softball teams top Brewer, GSA

    The Mount Desert Island baseball and softball teams both improved to 4-2 on the season with a pair of key road victories in recent contests. The MDI baseball team bounced back from defeats last Tuesday against Bucksport and Saturday against Old Town with wins last Thursday against Brewer and Tuesday against George Stevens Academy. On the softball diamond, the Trojans won back-to-back games with wins over Brewer and GSA on Monday and Tuesday, respectively.

  • Boyce throws no-hitter as MDI softball sweeps PI in doubleheader

    Boyce throws no-hitter as MDI softball sweeps PI in doubleheader

    Opening day on the softball diamond was a golden one for the Mount Desert Island Trojans — especially one player. MDI’s Addy Boyce threw a no-hitter Saturday in the first game of the Trojans’ season-opening home doubleheader against Presque Isle. The sophomore’s effort powered MDI to a 6-1 win, and the team followed it with a 14-13 victory in the second contest to notch a perfect start to the season. 

  • Umpire MacGown a fixture on the field

    Umpire MacGown a fixture on the field

    BAR HARBOR — Since the 1970s adult softball games on the town athletic fields have been a steadfast summer night scene. From the mid-80s on, Doug MacGown has been the director behind the plate. “I started playing in 1971, the second year of men’s league,” said MacGown who has spent every summer since then either

  • MDI Co-Ed Softball League season reaches halfway mark

    MDI Co-Ed Softball League season reaches halfway mark

    BAR HARBOR — Two top contenders have emerged as the Mount Desert Island Co-Ed Softball League has begun the second half of the 2019 season following the Fourth of July holiday break. As Monday, GT Outhouses and Edlund Ironworks topped the league standings with records of 5-0 and 4-0, respectively. The league powerhouses, which met

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