Track

  • Indoor track awards announced

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School athletes were selected to the All-Penobscot Valley Conference/Eastern Maine Indoor Track League teams over the weekend. For the MDI girls’ team, Marilyn Sawyer and Zoe Olson were chosen to the second team in the large-school division. Sawyer was chosen in the 55- and 200-meter dashes, and Olson

  • Track and field officials wanted

    Track and field officials wanted

    ORONO — The Maine Association of USA Track and Field will conduct track and field rules clinics April 7 from noon to 4 p.m. at the municipal building in Orono for anyone interested in officiating track and field or becoming certified or re-certified. The clinic is appropirate for anyone interested in officiating the youth level,

  • New England championships close out indoor track season

    New England championships close out indoor track season

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School indoor track team brought its 2018-19 season to a close Saturday when five athletes competed at the New England championships at Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center in Boston. Junior Zoe Olson (girls’ 1,000-meter run) and senior Gilbert Isaacs (boys’ shot put) competed individually for MDI,

  • Indoor track New England championships

    Indoor track New England championships

    BOSTON — Five Mount Desert Island High School indoor track team members will be headed to the New England indoor track championships this weekend. Gilbert Isaacs, who took first place in the boys’ shot put in the Class B championships, will be among give Maine athletes competing in the event at the Reggie Lewis Track

  • Olson, Isaacs, relay team win state track titles

    Olson, Isaacs, relay team win state track titles

    LEWISTON — Mount Desert Island High School indoor track team members Zoe Olson and Gilbert Isaacs won individual state titles at Saturday’s Class B championships at Bates College. The Trojans also claimed a title in the 4×800-meter relay. Competing in the 800-meter run, Olson finished with a time of 2:27.94 to place first out of

  • Olson, relay team win titles

    Olson, relay team win titles

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School indoor track team competed at the Eastern Maine Track League Large-School championships Saturday at the University of Maine and came away with state championships in two events. As a team, the MDI girls placed fourth with 46 points. The boys took sixth with 23 points. The

  • Track team enters home stretch

    Track team enters home stretch

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School indoor track coach Aaron Long says it’s a challenge to make running inside interesting. “For the other coaches and myself, practicing with limited space pushes our creativity,” he said. “It tests our ability to not only provide our athletes with quality workouts but also to keep them

  • Track team 3rd, 5th at meet, set 38 PRs

    Track team 3rd, 5th at meet, set 38 PRs

    BAR HARBOR — With the indoor track season nearing its end, the Mount Desert Island High School team is operating at full speed. The Trojans set a total of 38 personal records at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine field house. The outstanding team effort comes as they prepare

  • Girls win track meet: Throwers relay records set

    Girls win track meet: Throwers relay records set

    ORONO — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ track team won the day Saturday at the fifth meet of the indoor track season, held at the University of Maine field house. The Trojan girls’ team score was 135, far out in front of runner-up Orono with 88 and third place John Bapst with 87.

  • Indoor track team competes at EMITL relays

    Indoor track team competes at EMITL relays

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island indoor track team competed in its third meet of the season Saturday at the Eastern Maine Indoor Track League relays at the University of Maine. The event pitted MDI against Bangor, Brewer, Central, Hampden Academy, Old Town and Orono at UMaine’s New Balance Fieldhouse. Although the Trojans finished