The MDI Boy's Basketball Team defeated Houlton 57-47 in Bar Harbor at Bernard Parady Gymnasium on Friday, December 18th to improve to 3-1 on the season.

Photo Hannah Chamberlain

Houlton jumped out to a 13-10 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Jacob Brown had 5 points including a 3-pointer and Jared Fox had 4 points for the Shiretowners. MDI's Graham Good had 4 points and Aaron Snurkowski and Riley Swanson each had a 3-pointer.

Photo Hannah Chamberlain

In the 2nd Quarter, MDI outscored Houlton 16-4 to take a 26-17 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Russell Kropff had 7 points, Good had 4 points, Snurkowski had 3 points and Colby Lee had 2 points. Nick Brewer and Cameron Cleary scored 2 points each for Houlton.

Photo Hannah Chamberlain

In the 3rd Quarter, Houlton outscored MDI 15-12, to cut MDI's lead to 6 points at the end of the 3rd Quarter 38-32. Fox had 7 points and Brown had 5 points including a 3-pointer for Houlton, while Jacob Worthley added the other 3 points for the Shiretowners. MDI's Good had 4 points, while the Trojans received 2 points each from Andrew Phelps, Lee, Kropff and Swanson.

Photo Hannah Chamberlain

In the 4th Quarter, Houlton cut the lead to 3 points, and had a chance to tie the score, before the Trojans pulled away. Swanson had 7 points including a 3-pointer, Kropff had 5 points including a 3-pointer, while Phleps had 5 points including a 3-pointer.  Houlton received 7 points from Cameron Graham including a 3-pointer, and Garrett Ring had 6 points.

Photo Walter Churchill

MDI was led by Russell Kropff with 14 points while Graham Good and Riley Swanson each had 12 points. The Trojans were a perfect 8-8 from the free throw line.

Photo Walter Churchill

Houlton was led by Jared Fox with 11 points while Jacob Brown had 10 points and Cameron Graham had 9 points. Houlton was 10-17 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 4-1, and off until December 29th when they travel to Aroostook County to play Presque Isle on Tuesday December 29th at 6:30 PM and Caribou on Wednesday December 30th at 2:30 PM. Both those games will be on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Houlton is now 0-4 and plays host to Calais on Monday, December 21st at 7 PM.

Line Score

      1      2     3      4     T
Houlton Boys 13 4 15 15 47
MDI Boys 10 16 12 19 57

Box Score

Houlton

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
2 Garrett Ring 2 2 0 4 5 3 8
4 Nolan Porter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Nick Perfitt 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Zach Quint 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jared Fox 5 5 0 1 2 1 11
14 Cameron Graham 2 1 1 4 8 4 9
21 Dylan Johnston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Jacob Worthley 2 2 0 1 2 2 5
24 Jacob Brown 4 2 2 0 0 2 10
32 Nick Brewer 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
33 Isia Bouchard 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Cameron Cleary 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
40 Zach Hagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 17 14 3 10 17 13 47

MDI

# Name FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Andrew Phelps 2 1 1 2 2 4 7
12 Gus Reeves 0 0 0 2 2 1 2
14 Drew Rich 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
20 Graham Good 6 6 0 0 0 3 12
22 Colby Lee 2 2 0 0 0 1 4
24 Aaron Snurkowski 2 1 1 1 1 2 6
30 Russell Kropff 6 5 1 1 1 3 14
32 Isaiah Keene 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Kaleb Payson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Riley Swanson 4 2 2 2 2 2 12
42 Devin Parlatore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 Mac Shea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 22 17 5 8 8 19 57