The MDI Trojans Boy's Basketball Team advanced to the Class B North Semifinals after defeating Belfast 45-35 on  Friday night in the opening round of Tourney 2017 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

The score was tied 9-9 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Graham Good had 4 points, Riley Swanson had a 3-pointer and Derek Collin had 2 points for the Trojans. For Belfast Nolan Woods had a 3-pointer, Zane Bielenberg, Stanley Sturgis and Dakota Doolan had 2 points each. Belfast was 2-6 from the free throw line.

MDI outscored Belfast 9-8 to take a 18-17 lead at the Half. For the Trojans Graham Good had 4 points, Andrew Phelps 3 points and Aaron Snurkowski had 2 points. For Belfast Bielenberg had 4 points, Garrett Hamlin had 2 points and Ian Snowdeal had 2 points.

MDI outscored Belfast 11-7 in the 3rd Quarter to take a 29-24 lead. In the Quarter, MDI was a perfect 6-6 from the free throw line. Good had 4 points for MDI, Andrew Phelps had a 3-pointer and Gus Reeves and Aaron Snurkowski each had 2 points. For Belfast, Bielenberg had 4 points, and Nolan Woods had a 3-pointer. The Lions were 2-4 from the free throw line.

In the 4th Quarter, MDI was gradually able to increase their lead. The Trojans continued to hit their free throws, going 7-12 in the Quarter. Russell Kropff had 6 points including a 3-pointer. Gus Reeves had 3 points, Aaron Snurkowski, Andrew Phelps and Riley Swanson had 2 points each and Graham Good chipped in with 1 point. For the Lions, Bielenberg, and Dakota Doolan each had 4 points and Nolan Woods had a 3-pointer.

MDI was led by Graham Good with 13 points, while Andrew Phelps had 8 and Aaron Snurkowski and Russell Kropff each had 6 points. MDI was 14-19 from the free throw line.

Belfast was led by Zane Bielenberg with a game high 14 points while Nolan Woods had 9 points with three 3-pointers. The Lions were 4-10 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 16-3 and will play Central High School on Wednesday February 22nd at 2 PM in a game that will be broadcast on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP sponsored by First National Bank and on AM 1370 WDEA.

Belfast finishes the season at 10-10.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Belfast Lions Boys 9 8 7 11 35
MDI Boys 9 9 11 16 45

 

Box Score

Belfast

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
1 Zane Bielenberg 1 6 6 0 2 2 1 14
2 Ulysse Bex 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Stanley Sturgis 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
5 Tyler Bartlett 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Skylar Perkins 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Garrett Hamlin 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 2
12 Max Lewis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Tristan Richards 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Dakota Doolan 1 2 2 0 2 4 4 6
15 Nolan Woods 1 3 0 3 0 0 2 9
20 Lucas Lightner 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Edwin Johnson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Ian Snowdeal 1 1 1 0 0 2 4 2
TOTALS 1 14 11 3 4 8 15 35

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Andrew Phelps 1 2 1 1 3 5 0 8
12 Gus Reeves 1 1 1 0 3 3 1 5
14 Drew Rich 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Graham Good 1 5 5 0 3 5 2 13
22 Colby Lee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Aaron Snurkowksi 1 1 1 0 4 4 0 6
30 Russell Kropff 1 2 1 1 1 2 2 6
32 Jimmy Carroll 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 James McConomy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Riley Swanson 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 5
42 Devin Palatore 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
44 Drew Shea 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 Mac Shea 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
52 Derek Collin 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
TOTALS 1 14 11 3 14 19 10 45