Volleyball

  • MDI volleyball falls to GSA, Brewer

    MDI volleyball falls to GSA, Brewer

    The Mount Desert Island volleyball team continued its spring/winter season with two contests against top area teams. MDI fell to its first loss of the year Friday as it succumbed to a three-set defeat against unbeaten George Stevens Academy in Blue Hill. The Trojans returned to action Monday with a five-set loss against Brewer at Brewer High School. 

  • MDI volleyball team tops Ellsworth in season opener

    MDI volleyball team tops Ellsworth in season opener

    An unusual season for the Mount Desert Island volleyball team is off to a winning start. MDI defeated Ellsworth in five sets Tuesday in the first match of the 2021 winter/spring season. The Trojans and Eagles went blow for blow with MDI claiming a 25-21, 14-25, 25-23, 17-25, 15-10 win in the rivalry showdown in Bar Harbor.

  • MDI volleyball team tops GSA as outdoor season wraps up

    MDI volleyball team tops GSA as outdoor season wraps up

    BAR HARBOR — A volleyball season unlike any other has come to an end for Corey Papadopoli’s Mount Desert Island Trojans.  MDI played what is expected to be the final match on its 2020 fall schedule Friday afternoon against George Stevens Academy. This season saw local teams play matches outside after state agencies and the Maine Principals’ Association agreed to prohibit athletic

  • Players, coaches look to make outdoor volleyball work

    Players, coaches look to make outdoor volleyball work

    BAR HARBOR — Jamie Calandro isn’t used to Mother Nature affecting his practices.  In his years of volleyball, Calandro, the head coach of the Ellsworth volleyball team, has always done his practicing and coaching in a controlled environment. From the comforts of gymnasiums throughout the Northeast, Calandro has never had to worry about the sun, the sky, the wind, the temperature

  • MPA approves golf, XC, field hockey, soccer; football, volleyball moved to spring 

    MPA approves golf, XC, field hockey, soccer; football, volleyball moved to spring 

    BAR HARBOR — At long last, the verdict is in.  High school sports will be offered in Maine this fall after the Maine Principals’ Association received approval from state agencies on a framework for a 2020 season, though not all activities have been cleared to return. Golf, cross-country, field hockey and soccer will be offered with

  • JV volleyball team reaches goals

    JV volleyball team reaches goals

    BAR HARBOR — When the 2019 season begin, there were three things Kirk Ritter wanted his team to accomplish. Ritter wanted the Mount Desert Island High School junior varsity volleyball team to win half of its matches or more; he wanted his players’ individual skills to improve; lastly, by season’s end, he wanted the Trojans

  • Volleyball season gets high marks

    Volleyball season gets high marks

    CAPE ELIZABETH — The Mount Desert Island High School volleyball team’s 2019 season might be over, but for the Trojans, it was definitely a successful one. Despite losing to third-ranked Cape Elizabeth 3-0 in Saturday’s Class B North quarterfinals, MDI took a major step forward as a program in 2019. The Trojans quadrupled their win

  • Volleyball falls to WA

    Volleyball falls to WA

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School volleyball team finished the regular season 8-6 after home losses to Calais and Washington Academy. On Friday, MDI hosted its penultimate regular season match and fell 3-0 to visiting Calais. The Trojans then fell 3-1 to second-ranked Washington Academy (11-3) in Tuesday’s match, which marked Senior

  • Volleyball defeats Eagles

    Volleyball defeats Eagles

    ELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island High School volleyball team won its fourth consecutive match Tuesday with a three-set win over Ellsworth. The victory propelled MDI (8-4) to sixth place in the Class B standings. The Trojans will get a home match in the preliminary playoffs if they finish between fifth and seventh. MDI will

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