The MDI Trojans trailed the entire game, getting as close as 3 points in the 3rd Quarter, as the Foxcroft Academy Ponies beat the Trojans 53-46 in Dover-Foxcroft on Tuesday, December 11th.

Foxcroft jumped out to a 12-2 in the 1st Quarter, with MDI's Porter Isaacs scoring their only basket with 1:20 remaining in the 1st Quarter. Foxcroft Academy scored 3 3's in the 1st Quarter, one each by Logan Martin, Jed Dean and Lucas Ames. Hyatt Smith had 2 points and Jeremy Richard was 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored the Ponies 17-15, as Foxcroft Academy led 27-19 at the end of the 1st Half. For MDI Derek Collin had 7 points, Drew Shea drained 2 3-pointers and Erik Merchant had 2 points. For the Ponies, Smith had 9 points with a 3-pointer. Richard had 4 points and Martin was 2-2 from the free throw line.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI got within 3, before Foxcroft Academy made the lead 9 points, 37-28. Foir MDI Shea had another 3-pointer, Eli Parady 4 points and Merchant 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Foxcroft Academy was 14-22 from the free throw as MDI was forced to foul. Richard was 7-10 from the free throw line and Smith was 5-8. Ames was 2-2 and Martin had 2 points, the Ponies lone field goal. For MDI, Shea had 2 more 3's to finish with 5 3's. Collin had 4 points and Merchant and Charlie Parker each had a 3-pointer.

MDI was led by Drew Shea with 15 points and 5 3's. Derek Collin had 11 points. MDI was 3-0 from the free throw line.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Jeremy Richard with a game high 17 points while Hyatt Smith had 16 points. The Ponies were 19-29 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 1-1 and will play host to Oceanside on Saturday, December 15th at 5PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

The Ponies are now 1-1 and will play at Hermon on Tuesday, December 18th at 7PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
MDI Boys 2 17 9 18 46
Foxcroft Academy 12 15 10 16 53

Box Score

MDI

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
10 Ethan Merchant 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Kyle Nicholson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Cadin Daley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
20 Brett Duley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Brady Renault 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
24 Erik Merchant 1 7 3 2 1 0 0 5
30 Charlie Parker 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 5
32 Derek Collin 1 11 4 4 0 3 4 5
34 Lukas Keene 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Chase Sargent 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Brennan Hubbard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Drew Shea 1 15 5 0 5 0 0 3
50 Eli Parady 1 8 4 4 0 0 5 2
52 Porter Isaacs 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2
TOTALS 1 46 18 11 7 3 9 28

Foxcroft Academy.

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
3 Jeremy Richard 1 17 3 3 0 11 15 3
10 Logan Martin 1 7 2 1 1 2 4 1
11 Jed Dean 1 8 3 1 2 0 0 1
12 Sam Harmon-Weeks 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Matthew Spooner 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
15 Jacob Raynes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Hyatt Smith 1 16 4 3 1 7 10 1
24 Lucas Ames 1 5 1 0 1 2 4 2
31 Ethan Doore 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Brad Whitten 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Jair Garcia 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
44 Sexton Wandikbo 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 53 13 8 5 22 33 14