Ellsworth remains undefeated

first_imgELLSWORTH — The Ellsworth boys’ soccer team scored four unanswered goals in the final 21 minutes of the game to rally from a 2-1 deficit against Foxcroft Academy on Thursday.Ellsworth won 5-2.Ellsworth improved its record to 7-0-1 and handed the Foxcroft Ponies their first loss (6-1).Alex Braley scored two of the four goals, and Colby Clarke started the surge off a Braley pass. A throw-in by Lukas Firestone set up Braley’s first goal at 16:35. Matt Curtis then blasted in the ball from 20 yards out about 11 minutes later. Braley capped the scoring for the Eagles with 2:01 left when he converted off a direct kick.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textFirestone put the Eagles on the scoreboard first with 20:37 left in the first half when his kick from 30 yards out sliced just under the crossbar. Foxcroft’s Tobias Hogfeldt scored about 10 minutes later on an unassisted goal from 20 yards out.Hogfeldt set up Nate Church’s goal 9:11 into the second half before Ellsworth rallied.Ellsworth goalie Bruce St. Peter finished with five saves on nine shots for the Eagles while Logan Butera and Andrew Miles combined for seven saves on 18 shots for the Ponies.Ellsworth will host Old Town (4-4) on Friday.GSA 3, Bucksport 0George Stevens Academy beat Bucksport Monday.DI-S 3, Schenck 2Deer Isle-Stonington beat Scheck on Saturday.WA 8, Sumner 0Washington Academy beat Sumner on Thursday.Greenville 4, DI-S 1Greenville’s Jay Owens scored two goals in the second half to extend the Lakers’ lead en route to the victory over Deer Isle-Stonington on Thursday.Krisford Melanio scored the lone goal for Deer Isle-Stonington.Evan Bjork made eight saves on nine shots for Greenville while Ethan Shepard made 16 saves on 20 shots for DI-S.last_img

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