Tennis

  • 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

  • MDI tennis season ends

    MDI tennis season ends

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity tennis season ended last week for the boys’ and girls’ teams following losses in the quarterfinal round of the Maine Principals Association Class B state tournament. The No. 5 boys’ team fell 4-1 to Waterville High School last Wednesday at Colby College in Waterville, while

  • Girls rackets fly by PI

    Girls rackets fly by PI

    BAR HARBOR – The Mount Desert Island High School varsity girls’ tennis team will advance to the quarterfinal round of the postseason playoffs after defeating Presque Isle High School 4-1 on Tuesday afternoon at home. The Trojans went 9-3 in the regular season, ending up as the No. 6 seed. In the prelim round, MDI’s

  • Crusaders outlast MDI

    Crusaders outlast MDI

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ and girls’ varsity tennis teams fell to John Bapst at home Tuesday in a close, hard-fought contest. The Bapst girls won 3-2. Ellie Bridgers fell to Crystal Bell 8-6 at first singles. Delaney Smith topped Florentine Keil 8-2, and India Janes stayed ahead of Becca

  • MDI outplays Presque Isle

    MDI outplays Presque Isle

    BAR HARBOR — Both the Mount Desert Island High School varsity boys’ and girls’ tennis teams defeated Presque Isle High School at home Tuesday on what was the first perfect tennis weather day of the season. The MDI boys won 4-1, while the girls came away undefeated. Andre Daigle of Presque Isle gave MDI’s No.

  • Trojans ground Eagles

    Trojans ground Eagles

    BAR HARBOR — After weeks of postponed matches due to weather, the Mount Desert Island High School varsity tennis teams had their work cut out for them with several matches set over the course of a week. But that didn’t stop the Trojans from dominating on the court, with the girls winning their past three

  • Trojans notch tennis victories over Ellsworth

    Trojans notch tennis victories over Ellsworth

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island boys’ and girls’ tennis teams each posted 4-1 victories over Ellsworth on Thursday. The MDI boys got wins from Drake Janes and Teddy Geary in singles. In doubles, Gabe Michael and September Murray defeated Ellsworth’s Peyton Cole and Colby Clarke, and Ryan Kelly and Nolan Murphy beat Cody Grover

  • Tennis swings into spring

    Tennis swings into spring

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School varsity tennis team is prepped and ready for its first match of the season on Monday when it will host John Bapst Memorial High School at 4 p.m. The boys’ team is stacked with six upperclassmen who last year made it to the semifinal round of