first_imgELLSWORTH — Six Hancock County baseball and softball high school teams advanced to the playoffs.CLASS B SOFTBALLNo. 6 Ellsworth (11-5) was scheduled to host No. 11 Gardiner (8-8) in a Class B North prelim game on Wednesday. If Ellsworth wins, the team will play at No. 3 Winslow (15-1) in the quarterfinals on Thursday.CLASS B BASEBALL This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textNo. 11 Mount Desert Island (8-8) was scheduled to play at No. 6 Waterville (11-5) in a Class B North prelim on Wednesday. The winner will play at No. 3 Hermon (12-4) in Thursday’s quarterfinal.CLASS C BASEBALLNo. 1 George Stevens Academy (15-1) earned a bye in the Class C North preliminary round. GSA will host either No. 8 Orono (8-8) or No. 9 Dexter (8-8) in the quarterfinals on Thursday.No. 6 Bucksport (6-10) was scheduled to host No. 11 LCS/MSSM (6-10) in a prelim. If Bucksport advances, the team will play at No. 3 Central (9-7) in Thursday’s quarterfinals.CLASS C SOFTBALLNo. 2 Bucksport (15-1) earned a bye in the Class C North preliminary round. Bucksport will host the winner of Wednesday’s prelim between No. 7 George Stevens Academy (7-9) and No. 10 Dexter (8-8) in the quarterfinals on Thursday.last_img read more