Bucksport girls collect wins in two events at EMITL meet
Latest Posts Latest posts by Taylor Vortherms (see all) Taylor VorthermsSports Editor at The Ellsworth AmericanTaylor Vortherms covers sports in Hancock County. The St. Louis, Missouri native recently graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism and joined The Ellsworth American in 2013. EHS names new boys’ soccer coach – July 13, 2016 Bio Part 2: When the injury is inside your head, some “don’t get it” – July 26, 2016 Part 1: Invisible, incapacitating concussions are sidelining high school athletes – July 19, 2016 Sumner’s Barammee Janla sprints in the 55-meter dash at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House. Janla placed first in 6.71. PHOTO BY TIM SUELLENTROPEllsworth’s Brandon St. Germain competes in the long jump at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House. St. Germain placed second with a distance of 17-09.75. PHOTO BY TIM SUELLENTROPSumner’s Sally Lockhart competes in the high jump at Saturday’s Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House. PHOTO BY TIM SUELLENTROP123PreviousNextORONO — Bucksport’s Mavis Taungatu’a and Natalie Coleman led their team to a fourth place finish at the Eastern Maine Indoor Track League meet on Saturday at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House.Taungatu’a placed first in shot put with a distance of 32-09.75. Coleman placed first in the 2-mile run in 13:34.54 and second in the mile in 1:08.10.The Bucksport girls finished the days with 48 points. Ellsworth placed sixth of seven teams with 20 and Sumner seventh with eight. Orono won with 84 points, with Old Town close behind with 83.For the boys, Sumner placed fifth of seven teams with 32 points. Ellsworth was sixth with 30 and Bucksport, seventh with 11. Old Town won with 120 points, with Orono trailing in second place with 86.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textFor the Bucksport girls, Sydnie Howard contributed a second-place finish in the triple jump with 27-02. Howard also placed third in the 55-meter hurdles in 9.95.For the Bucksport boys, Skyler Fraga placed first in the 1-mile in 5:06.37.For the Sumner boys, Christian Kimball placed first in the 55-meter hurdles in 9.77. Baramee Janla placed first in the 55-meter dash in 6.71 and second in the 200-meter dash in 23.67.For the Sumner girls, Emily Martin placed third in the 55-meter dash in 8.43.For the Ellsworth girls, Elizabeth Perry placed second in shot put with 30-09.50, and Olivia Lounder placed third in the 1-mile in 6:14.99.For the Ellsworth boys, Brandon St. Germain placed second in the long jump with 17-09.75.