MDI Advances to Finals 20-6 [PHOTOS&VIDEO]
The number 1 seed MDI Trojans beat the fourth seed, Oceanside High School Friday night, November 4th and will play host to Winslow for the Northern Maine Class C Final, most likely on Friday, November 11th at 7 PM in Bar Harbor. Winslow the third seed beat Madison the second seed, 41-21.
MDI won the coin flip and deferred, choosing to kick off to Oceanside.,Oceanside took over at their own 30 yard line, but the MDI defense intercepted Brandon DeBrowsky's pass and the Trojans took over on their own 32 yard line with 10:50 remaining in the 1st Quarter.
The Trojans converted the turnover, when Graham Good scored from 8 yards out. The 2 point conversion was no good, and with 7:51 remaining in the 1st Quarter, MDI led 6-0.
Oceanside took over on their own 22 yard line and marched down the field until the MDI defense forced the Mariners to try a field goal attempt with 2:21 remaining in the 1st Quarter. The field goal was blocked and MDI took over on their own 20 yard line.
Oceanside intercepted an Andrew Phelps' pass when he was forced out of the pocket and scramble, and the Mariners took over on the MDI 42 yard line.
The Trojans defense forced the Mariners to turn the ball over on downs and with 7:31 remaining in the 2nd Quarter took over on their own 31 yard line. Both team's defenses forced punts, and MDI had the ball on the Oceanside 48 yard line with 4:28 remaining in the 1st Half.
Oceanside forced MDI to turn the ball over on downs, and they took over on their own 41 yard line with 2:18 remaining in the half.
The Mariners scored with no time remaining, when Gage Robinson ran the ball in from 5 yards out. The Trojans blocked the extra point attempt, and the 1st Half ended with the score tied at 6-6
The score remained tied until there was 29.8 seconds remaining in the 3rd Quarter. Graham Good scored his 2nd touchdown of the night, this time from 4 yards out, in a drive that took 4:53. Drew Rich's point after attempt was blocked, and MDI led 12-6.
MDI finally iced the game, when they took over the ball on their own 36 yard line with 3:57 remaining in the game. That's when Colby Lee broke a 53 yard touchdown run off. After Oceanside jumped offside during the extra point kick attempt, MDI decided to go for 2 points, and Lee ran the ball in, to make the final score 20-6.
MDI, now 8-1, will play host to 9-1 Winslow in the Class C North Finals with the winner playing at Fitzpatrick Stadium on Saturday, November 19th for the State Final. Winslow defeated MDI in Winslow 40-20 on Saturday, September 20th for MDI's lone loss of the season.
Graham Good 22 carries 122 yards 2 touchdowns
Colby Lee 11 carries 80 yards 1 Touchdown
Chris Farnsworth 7 carries 18 yards
Andrew Phelps 1 carry 1 yard
Andrew Phelps 2-4 37 yards 1 interception
Graham Good 1 reception 32 yards
Drew Rich 1 reception 5 yards
Brandon DeBrowsky 10 carries 43 yards
Gage Robinson 13 carries 28 yards 1 touchdown
David Kurr 5 carries 6 yards
Nate Raye 1 carry 5 yards
Michael Norton Jr. 1 carry 2 yards
Brandon DeBrowsky 20-39 232 yards 1 interception
Anthony Marsch 7 receptions 87 yards
Jack Freeman 6 receptions 76 yards
Nate Raye 4 receptions 35 yards
Michael Norton Jr. 2 receptions 19 yards
Gage Robinson 1 reception 15 yards
If you missed any part of the game you can watch it below, as Jeff Zaman livestreamed the game on the MDI High School You Tube Channel.