Middle school sports

Riverhawks, Lions block, tackle, pass and run to football fun

By Staff | Oct 02, 2019
Photo by: Zack Miller Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak Valley's Aaron Reed, middle, and Byrent Harvey, right, as well as Troy Howard's Isaac Cummings, left.

Belfast — It was a wet, cloudy day, but that did not stop Eastern Maine Middle School Football League foes Troy Howard and Medomak from hard-hitting action on Tuesday, Oct. 1, as the Riverhawks Waldo County with a 33-6 victory.

Medomak of Waldoboro has played five of its eight regular-season games, those against Bangor (lost 19-6), Bucksport (lost 20-6), Oceanside (lost 41-0), Hampden (won 32-8), Troy Howard, with Hermon, Pittsfield and Five Town (Camden, Rockport, Hope, Appleton and Lincolnville) left on the schedule.

Troy Howard, coached by Brent Waterman, also has played five of its eight games, those against Brewer, Pittsfield, Five Town, Orono and Medomak, with Old Town, Mount Desert Island and Oceanside of Thomaston left on the schedule.

Medomak, coached by Duane and Missy Vigue, includes: Dwight "Jay" Jones, Liam Wilson, Anthony Francis, Brayden Ciasullo, Brody Vigue, Kory Donlin, Aaron Reed, Sullivan Bartlett, Austin Costa, Landon Trask, Gabriel Jones, Byrent Harvey, Porter Gahagan, Gabe Lash, Walker Simmons, Steven Wheeler, Logan Vigue, Isaac Bickford, Marshall Addy, Hunter Gourde, Sam Moody, Nathan Gess and Donald Havener.

Troy Howard, coached by Brent Waterman, includes: Isaiah Alvarez, Isaac Cummings, Sam Duval, Ryker Evans, Dennis Pomeroy, Tyson Ross, Brody Weaver, David Anderson, Caden Nickerson, Tanner Carson, Joey Davis, Teddy Dyer, Andrew Fairbrother, Quinn Gobin, Elias Higgins, Hunter Knight, Pete Lovejoy, Mason Maddocks, Chandler Patterson, Eli Veilleux, Kamin Wetherington, James Whiting and Dustin Boyton.

Others in the league are, Bangor, Dover, Ellsworth, Lincoln, Newport, Ridge View and Millinocket.

The following is video and photos from the Medomak and Troy Howard game.

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Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football
Troy Howard host Medomak on Oct. 1 in middle school football in Belfast. (Video by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Nathan Gess, left, and Porter Gahagan. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Teddy Dyer, left, and Lions' coach Brent Waterman. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington, front, and Medomak's Landon Trask. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington (20), Teddy Dyer (5), Elias Higgins(24), and Sam Duval (8). (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington, front, and Medomak's Marshall Addy. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Hunter Knight. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Liam Wilson (10), Marshall Addy (64) and Byrent Harvey (33), among others. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, middle, and Porter Gahagan, right, as well as Troy Howard's Sam Duval, left, James Whiting, midldle, and Pete Lovejoy, right. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, front, and Byrent Harvey, right, as well as Troy Howard's Eli Veilleux, left, among others. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, front, and Troy Howard's Chandler Patterson, left, and Pete Lovejoy (39), among others. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Liam Wilson, left, and Isaac Bickford. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. From left, Troy Howard's Ryker Evans (13), Tanner Carson (81), Pete Lovejoy (39) and Eli Veilleux, right. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Mason Maddocks (2), and Ryker Evans (13), among others. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, left, and Medomak's Landon Trask. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, left, and Medomak's Landon Trask. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, left, and Medomak's Landon Trask. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, left, and Medomak's Landon Trask. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, middle, and Medomak's Landon Trask, top, and Porter Gahagan. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, middle, and Medomak's Landon Trask, top, and Porter Gahagan. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Teddy Dyer, left, Kamin Wetherington, middle, and Pete Lovejoy. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington, front, and Teddy Dyer, back, as well as Medomak's Byrent Harvey. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Kamin Wetherington, middle, and Medomak's Nathan Gess, left, and Liam Wilson. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Andrew Fairbrother, left, and Hunter Knight, right. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Marshall Addy, left, and Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy, right. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Sam Moody, left, and Marshall Addy. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Teddy Davis, left, and Kamin Wetherinton, right, as well as Medomak's Anthony Francis. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Teddy Davis, left, and Medomak's Anthony Francis. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Teddy Davis, left, and Medomak's Anthony Francis. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Elias Higgins. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Gabriel Jones. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Gabriel Jones, middle, and Troy Howard's Elias Higgins. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Porter Gahagan, front, Liam Wilson (10), and Anthony Francis (11), as well as Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Anthony Francis, left, and Aaron Reed. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Anthony Francis, front, and Aaron Reed. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Anthony Francis, right, and Aaron Reed. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak Valley's Aaron Reed, middle, and Byrent Harvey, right, as well as Troy Howard's Isaac Cummings, left. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Aaron Reed, front, and Marshall Addy, left, as well as Troy Howard's Mason Maddocks, left, among others. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomaks' Isaac Bickford. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Elias Higgins. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Elias Higgins. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Elias Higgins. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Ryker Evans, front, and Isaac Cummings. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Eli Veilleux (34), Kamin Wetherington (20), Elias Higgins (24), Pete Lovejoy (39), Chandler Patterson (21) and Joey Davis (82). (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Landon Trask, left, and Troy Howard's Ryker Evans, middle, and Teddy Dyer. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Landon Trask, back, and Sullivan Bartlett, left, as well as Troy Howard's Ryker Evans, middle, and Teddy Dyer. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Chandler Patterson, left, and Ryker Evans, middle, as well as Medomak's Landon Trask, back, and Sullivan Bartlett. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Troy Howard's Hunter Knight. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Anthony Francis, left, Liam Wilson, middle, and Byrent Harvey, front. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, left, and Anthony Francis. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, left, Anthony Francis, middle, and Byrent Harvey. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, right, Anthony Francis, middle, and Byrent Harvey, left, as well as Troy Howard's Elias Higgins. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, right, and Anthony Francis, left. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Scene from Medomak at Troy Howard middle school football on Oct. 1 in Belfast. Medomak's Isaac Bickford, front, and Aaron Reed, right, as well as Troy Howard's Pete Lovejoy (39) and Quinn Gobin (60). (Photo by: Zack Miller)
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