The MDI Boys were comfortably in control, up by 15 points 34-19 at the end of the 1st Half in Presque Isle on Thursday, December 28th, but the Presque Isle Wildcats outscored MDI 34-15 in the 2nd Half to stun the Trojans 53-49. The loss dropped the MDI Boys from the ranks of the unbeaten.

MDI was up 19-8 in the 1st Quarter. Drew Shea and Derek Collin had 6 points each, Andrew Phelps had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Owen Mild had 2 points. For Presque Isle Griffin Guerrette had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Jonah Hudson had a 3-pointer.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Presque Isle 15-11 to take a 34-19 lead at the end of the 1st Half. For the Trojans, Mild, Eli Parady, Shea, Collin, Colby Lee, Finn McConomy and Phelps each had 2 points and Alden Fournier was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Presque Isle, Guerrette had 4 points, Caleb Wheaton and Hudson each had a 3-pointer and Jason Dumais was 1-2 from the free throw line.

The momentum started to turn in the 3rd Quarter, as Presque Isle outscored MDI 18-6, to cut MDI's lead to 3 points 40-37. Presque Isle went 8-8 from the free throw line in the 3rd Quarter. Guerrette and Wheaton each had 5 points, each with a 3 pointer,  and Dumais and Hudson each had 4 points. For MDI Drew Shea had 4 points and Derek Collin had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter, Guerrette scored 10 points for Presque Isle with a 3-pointer, Hudson had 4 points and Trace Cyr 2 points. For MDI Finn McConomy had 7 points and Phelps 2 points. In the 2nd half, MDI had only 2 field goals.

MDI was led by Drew Shea with 12 points, Derek Collin had 10 points and Andrew Phelps and Finn McConomy each had 9 points. MDI was 12-15 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Griffin Guerrette with a game high 24 points, while Jonah Hudson had 14 points.

MDI is now 5-1 and is off until Saturday January 6th when they will play host to Oceanside at 5 PM with the pregame starting at 4:45 PM. That game will be broadcast on on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Presque Isle, now 4-1 will play at Hermon on Saturday, December 30th at 4:30 PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
MDI Boys 19 15 6 9 49
Presque Isle Boys 8 11 18 16 53

 

Box Score

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Andrew Phelps 1 3 2 1 2 2 4 9
12 Finn McConomy 1 2 2 0 5 6 3 9
20 Brett Duley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Colby Lee 1 1 1 0 0 0 5 2
24 Alden Fournier 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
30 Nick Duley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Derek Collin 1 4 4 0 2 2 0 10
34 Dane Vanzura 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
40 Erik Merchant 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Steven Pierce 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Drew Shea 1 5 5 0 2 3 2 12
50 Eli Parady 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 2
54 Owen Mild 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
TOTALS 1 18 17 1 12 15 21 49

Presque Isle

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Jack Bonville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jack Beaulieu 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Griffin Guerrette 1 6 3 3 9 12 0 24
20 Carter Rice 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Justin Wei 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Caleb Wheaton 1 2 0 2 2 3 3 8
30 Cole Peterson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Adam Paterson 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
34 Jonah Hudson 1 3 1 2 6 6 3 14
40 Jordan Bonville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Jason Dumais 1 2 2 0 1 2 2 5
44 Jacob Sjoberg 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
52 Nagoo Morey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Trace Cyr 1 1 1 0 0 2 3 2
TOTALS 1 14 7 7 18 25 12 53