Track

  • 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

  • Holiday season meets a ‘soft opening’ for track

    Holiday season meets a ‘soft opening’ for track

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School boys’ and girls’ track teams finished fifth and fourth, respectively, in their second Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet of the 2018-19 regular season Saturday at the University of Maine. “With the start of the season being over the holidays, it’s kind of like a ‘soft

  • Girls second, boys fourth at track season opener

    Girls second, boys fourth at track season opener

    ORONO — The Mount Desert Island High School girls’ track team finished second among eight schools at the PVC-Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine on Saturday. The MDI boys’ team finished fourth among seven schools. The Bangor High School team won both the girls’ and boys’ meets. It was the

  • Track and field New Englands

    Track and field New Englands

    BAR HARBOR — Select runners from the Mount Desert Island High School track and field team competed in the New England regional championships Saturday at the University of New Hampshire. On the boys’ side, Griffin Maristany and Owen Mild finished ninth and 15th, respectively, in the 400-meter dash. As a team, the Trojans placed 22nd

  • State champions! MDI boys tie York

    State champions! MDI boys tie York

    DOVER-FOXCROFT — On Saturday, the Mount Desert Island High School boys’ team tied York for first place at Saturday’s Class B track and field championship at Foxcroft Academy. The result marked the first state outdoor track title in school history after the Trojans came three points short of claiming the crown last season. “It feels

  • Young runners

    Young runners

    ORONO — Members of a new combined Mount Desert Island middle school track and field team took individual titles in several events May 21 at the Almquist Invitational state meet at the University of Maine. Callan Eason was state champion in the 200-meter dash with her time of 28.36 seconds. The 4×100 relay team of

  • PVC JV track championships

    PVC JV track championships

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School junior varsity track team won three events last Wednesday at the Penobscot Valley Conference junior varsity track and field championships in Brewer. Julia Rush, a sophomore, recorded a time of 14.16 seconds in the preliminaries to finish first out of 33 runners in the girls’ 100-meter

  • Girls third, boys fourth in track and field PVCs: Girls 4×100 sets meet record

    Girls third, boys fourth in track and field PVCs: Girls 4×100 sets meet record

    BREWER — Competing in the second meet of championship season, the Mount Desert Island High School track and field team delivered once again. MDI participated in its penultimate meet of the season at Friday’s Penobscot Valley Conference Large-School championships in Brewer. The Trojans earned third place in the girls’ team competition and fourth in the

  • Another record bites the dust

    Another record bites the dust

    BANGOR — Mount Desert Island High School senior Ashley Anderson won two events and set a school record in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.46 seconds Saturday at the fourth meet of the outdoor track season, at Bangor High School. The meet, the last tune-up before the start of championship season, provided the