Tennis

  • Tennis honors

    Tennis honors

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School seniors Drake Janes and Ellie Bridgers were named All-Penobscot Valley Conference tennis selections last week. Janes and Bridgers were named second-team singles players. They both finished among the state’s top 48 players at last month’s state singles tournament in Portland. MDI also had five players named to

  • Tennis splits with Raiders

    Tennis splits with Raiders

    BAR HARBOR — It hasn’t been the best season ever for the Mount Desert Island High School varsity tennis teams — both stand at 4-7 on the season — but Tuesday’s home match against the visiting Washington Academy Raiders had some very bright spots. For one, senior Emily Banks had her first victory of the

  • MDI racquets stop Coyotes

    MDI racquets stop Coyotes

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ tennis team triumphed over Old Town on Monday to record its second win of the season. MDI went a perfect 3-0 on the day in singles play. Drake Janes posted an 8-5 win in his matchup with Old Town’s Caleb Braley, Max Craigo beat Jay

  • Tennis splits with Ponies

    Tennis splits with Ponies

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity girls’ tennis team defeated visiting Foxcroft Academy Tuesday 3-2. The MDI boys fell 3-2 to the Ponies. The teams contended with breezy conditions, which are not uncommon on these courts, but also announcements and starting buzzers from a concurrent middle school track meet. Ellie Bridgers

  • Trojan tennis

    Trojan tennis

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ tennis team is 1-2, and the boys’ team is 0-3 after the first three matches of the season. The girls’ team defeated Foxcroft 3-2 in the first contest of the year before falling 4-1 to Hermon in the second. Ellie Bridgers and Maggie Collins won

  • Tennis gets in the swing

    Tennis gets in the swing

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity tennis teams are set to host Hermon on Thursday, April 26, at 4 p.m. It’s a three-contest week to open the season, with a road match against Foxcroft Academy at noon on Saturday and a home match against Ellsworth on Tuesday, May 1, at 4

  • Serving up a strong season

    Serving up a strong season

    BAR HARBOR — The early part of the spring sports season around here is catch-as-catch-can. The tennis courts at Mount Desert Island High School have been clear of snow for the first weeks of practice, but spectators at the team’s first preseason match Monday against George Stevens Academy were bundled up like it was midwinter.

  • Tennis tourney

    Tennis tourney

    BAR HARBOR — A team assembled by the Small Animal Clinic in Ellsworth, captained by Alan Toothaker, won the 13th annual Maine Seacoast Mission Open Tennis Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 9, at the Northeast Harbor Tennis Club. The tournament proceeds benefit the Mission’s EdGE youth development program, which runs after-school, in-school and summer programs in

  • Tennis All-Conf

    Tennis All-Conf

    BAR HARBOR — Teddy Geary, Rachel Jacobs and Delaney Smith of the Mount Desert Island High School varsity tennis team all were named to the Penobscot Valley Conference All-Academic Team. Junior Ellie Bridgers was named to the PVC All-Conference first team, while September Murray, Gabe Michael, Emily Banks and Jacobs all were named to the