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The Packet Sports Spotlight

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Originally published in The Weekly Packet, October 17, 2013
Eagles weekly roundup 17th October 2013

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Cecily Page and Clover Slagle in the Becton Cup on October 13

Skipper Cecily Page (standing) and crew Clover Slagle in the Becton Cup on October 13 in Castine.

Photo courtesy of Paul Perkinson courtesy of George Stevens Academy

by Anne Berleant

Boys soccer: The Eagles shut out Deer Isle-Stonington 3-0 on October 14 with goals by Beowulf Urban (2) and Rowan LeVangie-Thomas. Coming on the heels of a 5-1 win over Bucksport on October 12, the boys are 10-2-1 and ranked fourth, with one game left in the regular season.

Girls soccer: The Eagles rolled over 0-5 at Mount Desert Island on October 9, with goalkeeper Morgan Dauk saving 18 shots in the loss. The girls are ranked seventh with a 5-6-1 record as the regular season winds to a close.

Cross-Country: The varsity team hosted the Hancock County Championships on October 11, where the girls placed second and the boys third. Hanna Gutow and John Hassett were the top runners with eighth-place finishes in the 2.95 mile course.

Golf: The team traveled to Vassalboro for the team championships on October 12. Playing the Arrowhead Course at the Natanis Golf Club, Alex Heilner hit a team-low par of 82. The team finished at 379, in a disappointing ninth place of 11 teams.

Sailing: The Eagle women sailors previewed their spring season at the Becton Cup—MMA’s Women’s Downeast Doublehanded Invite—on October 13 in Castine. Skipper Cecily Page and crew Clover Slagle finished third with “some very consistent sailing,” said coach Tom Gutow.

Next up

Boys soccer: October 17 v. Dexter, home, 4 p.m.

Girls soccer: October 18 at Dexter, 4 p.m.

XC: October 19 at Heron, 12 p.m.

Golf: Individual championships,

October 19, at Vassalboro.

Cecily Page and Clover Slagle in the Becton Cup on October 13

Skipper Cecily Page (standing) and crew Clover Slagle in the Becton Cup on October 13 in Castine.

Photo courtesy of Paul Perkinson courtesy of George Stevens Academy
GSA Eagles soccer player Ata Bahar

Junior Ata Bahar works to control the ball in an Eagles win against Bucksport on October 12.

Photo by Franklin Brown