Photo:Volleyball All-stars for this year include: CHS, Kelly Delaney, Kylie Donovan, Kayli Doten, Abby Condon; WHS, Sophia McDonald, Shawna Monk, Shaye Beers; NHS, Kayla Thompson, Madison Leighton; and MHS, Kelcy Miller, Regan Bragg; J-B

Listed in this sports edition is the 2016-2017 DAC All-Star selections in the various sports offered at Calais, Jonesport-Beals, Machias, Narraguagus, Shead, Sumner, and Woodland High Schools, and three special awards. Congratulations to everyone receiving these distinguished awards!





Cross Country girls’ All-stars for this year include: NHS, Faye Brown-Morrison, Sophia DeSchiffart, Hannah Beal, Taylor Colbeth; CHS, Olivia Huckins, Elizabeth Bitar; MHS, Carol Smith, Farrow McKenna; and SHS, Skye Howard, Cassidy Lee. 


Cross Country boys’ All-stars for this year include: J-B, Evan Merchant; Machias, Jacob Godfrey, Cameron Leavitt, Jakob Holland, CHS, Addison Coty, Kyle Richard; NHS, JP Snider, Blaine Grant, Kyle Davis; and SHS, Dylan Bernaquer, Nicholas Kimball.


Boys’ Soccer All-stars for this year include: CHS, Matt Perkins, Brandon Gillespie; WHS, Sabre Phelps, Riley Russell, Drew Hayward, Micheal Grimanis, Matthew Miller; Shead, Ethan Lank, Damien Lank; MHS, James Mersereau, Russell Hanscom; J-B, Ivy Robinson; and SHS, Noah Goldfarb.

Special Recognition


Narraguagus High School Athletic Director John Daley presents Butch Hall the very special Richard Gardner Distinguished Service Award for his many contributions to schools and communities of the Downeast Athletic Conference. Thank you Butch!

Calais High School Athletic Director Randy Morrison presents Greg Smith the 20+ Year Coaching Achievement Award for his tremendous dedication to athletes from Calais High School. Fantastic job Coach Smith!

Narraguagus High School Athletic Director John Daley presents for the Downeast Athletic Conference a plaque honoring Chad Perry, Outstanding Athlete and Role Model, for his Remarkable Courage. Everyone wishes Chad the very best!