The Ellsworth Boy's Basketball Team served notice that they could be the team to beat in the Class B North 2016 Tournament with a dominating 56-28 victory over the MCI Huskies on Saturday morning at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

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It was 10-10 at the end of the 1st Quarter, as Treston Grier hit a 3-pointer from half court to tie the game at the buzzer. Grier had 2 3-pointers and 6 points for the Huskies, while Josh Buker had 4 points. For Ellsworth, Bryce Harmon had 5 points and Kyle Golding had a 3-pointer and Cooper Henderson had 2 points.

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The Eagles outscored MCI 22-2 in the 2nd Quarter. Bruce St. Peter had 9 points, Nick Bagley had 7 points, Golding and Alex Braley drained 3-pointers for the Eagles. Grier had MCI's lone 2 points. At the half, it was Ellsworth 32 MCI 12.

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In the 3rd Quarter, MCI cut into the lead, but only a bit, as the Eagles led 41-24 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Zach Harris had a 3-pointer for the Eagles, while Golding, Bagley and St. Peter each had 2 points. For MCI Grier had 5 points, with a 3-pointer, Juan Bango Roig Garcia had 4 points and  Buker had a 3-pointer.

 

In the 4th Quarter, Ellsworth's defense limited MCI to 4 points while the Eagle offense poured in 15. For the Eagles, Braley had 5 points with a 3-pointer, St. Ptder had 4 points, Dylan Taplin had 2 points, Bagley had 2 points and Harmon had 1 point.

Ellsworth was led by St. Peter with 15 points, while Nick Bagley had 11 points and Alex Braley and Kyle Golding each had 8 points. The Eagles were 11-19 from the free throw line.

MCI was led by Treston Grier with 13 points while Josh Buker had 7 points and Juan Bango Roig Garcia had 6 points. The Huskies were 4-8 from the free throw line.

Ellsworth the #2 seed 15-4 now advances to play Caribou, the #6 seed 12-8, on Wednesday night, February 17th at 7:05 PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

MCI finishes their season with a 8-12 mark

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
MCI Boys 10 2 12 4 28
Ellsworth Boys 10 22 9 15 56

 

Box Score

MCI

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
1 Treston Grier 4 1 3 2 2 2 13
3 Caleb Romanov 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Pedro Matos 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
12 Matthew Glidden 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Braden Monteyro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Adam Bertrand 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
15 Josh Buker 3 2 1 0 0 1 7
20 Carter Pearl 0 0 0 1 2 2 1
21 Dillon Fitts 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
22 Eli Bussell 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
23 Evgenii Tilipman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Juan Garcia 3 3 0 0 0 3 6
30 Greg Vigue 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 10 6 4 4 8 15 28

Ellsworth

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Alex Braley 2 0 2 2 2 0 8
4 Kyle Golding 3 1 2 0 0 2 8
5 Dylan Taplin 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
10 Zac Harris 1 0 1 0 1 1 3
11 Trent Mahon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jared Brown 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
15 Bryce Harmon 2 2 0 2 5 2 6
20 Aaron Boumil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Jared Hamilton 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
22 Nick Bagley 4 4 0 3 4 4 11
23 Charlie Libbey 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
30 Bruce St.Peter 6 6 0 3 6 1 15
32 Dylan Kelley 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Cooper Henderson 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 20 15 5 11 20 12 56