Golden Bucks rally to nip Orono 17-14

first_imgAsher Bowden of the Bucksport Golden Bucks hurdles an Orono Red Riot defender as he picks up some yardage in Bucksport’s 17-14 win on Saturday. Th e Golden Bucks will face Mattanawcook on Saturday for the Eastern Maine Class D championship.BUCKSPORT — The Bucksport Golden Bucks remain undefeated after rallying past the Orono Red Riots for the second time this season Friday night to advance to the Eastern Maine Class D football championship.The Golden Bucks trailed by 11 points in the third quarter of the quarterfinal matchup, but two touchdown passes by quarterback Matthew Stewart concluded the scoring to give top-ranked Bucksport a 17-14 win over fourth-seeded Orono.Bucksport (9-0) will host No. 3 Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln for the Eastern Maine title at 1 p.m. on Saturday.Find in-depth coverage of local news in The Ellsworth American. Subscribe digitally or in print. 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 Latest posts by Taylor Vortherms (see all) EHS names new boys’ soccer coach – July 13, 2016 Latest Posts Bio 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. This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textlast_img read more