After losing a tough game to Caribou on December 29th, the MDI Boys picked up their first victory of the season 80-55 in Presque Isle on Tuesday, December 30th.

The MDI Boys led at the end of the 1st Quarter 13-10. Aaron Snurkowski had 5 points including a 3-pointer, while Andrew Phelps, Drew Rich, Russell Kropff and James O'Donnell each had 2 points. For Caribou Ben Buckley had 5 points, while freshmen Griffin Guerrette had a 3-pointer and Connor Murchison had 2 points.

MDI's Drew Rich Takes It to the Hoop (December 30, 2014 Photo Walter Churchill)

The score was tied 33-33 at the half. Phelps had 5 points with a 3 pointer and Riley Swanson had 5 points as well, including 1 3-pointer. For Caribou Andrew Paterson sank 3 3-pointers for 9 points, Buckley added 6 points, and Guerrette went 4-4 from the free throw line.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI's defensive tenacity allowed them to convert Presque Isle's turnovers, and they took a 58-42 lead. Graham Good had 6 points, Kropff had 6 points, Swanson 5 points including a 3-pointer and Snurkowski 4 points. Guerrett had a 3-pointer for Presque Isle, and Chase Norton, Buckley and Murchison each hadd 3 points for Presque Isle.

MDI's Andrew Phelps Floats a Ball to the Basket (December 30, 2014 Photo Walter Churchill)

MDI was able to get everyone in the game in the 4th Quarter, and Swanson had 5 points, including another 3-pointer. Snurkowski had 5 points,Aaron Boumil had 4 points and Colby Lee, and Jake Boumil had 2 points each. For Presque Isle, Carter McLaughlin had 7 points and Cody McGlinn had 5 points.

Birthday Boy Gus Reeves Had 6 Points (December 30, 2014 Photo Walter Churchill)

MDI was led by Riley Swanson with 15 points, while Aaron Snurkowski had 14 points and Russell Kropff had 10 points. The Trojans were 7-12 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Ben Buckley with 13 points, while Griffin Guerrette had 10 points and Andrew Paterson had 9 points. The Wildcats were 10-18 from the free throw line.

MDI now 1-5 plays host to Ellsworth on Saturday, January 3rd at 3:30 PM in a gme that will be broadcast on WDEA AM 1370 and WDEA Internet Radio.

Presque Isle, 1-6, plays at Hermon on Saturday, January 3rd at 3:30 PM.

Line Score

 

1

2

3

4

T

MDI Boys

13

20

25

22

80

Presque Isle Boys

10

23

9

13

55

Box Score

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Andrew Phelps 1 3 2 1 1 2 0 8
12 Gus Reeves 1 2 2 0 2 2 2 6
14 Drew Rich 1 3 3 0 1 4 2 7
20 Graham Good 1 3 3 0 0 0 2 6
22 Colby Lee 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
24 Aaron Snurkowski 1 6 5 1 1 1 2 14
30 Russell Kropff 1 5 5 0 0 0 2 10
32 Aaron Boumil 1 2 2 0 0 1 1 4
40 Riley Swanson 1 5 2 3 2 2 3 15
42 Devin Parlatore 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
44 Jake Boumil 1 1 1 0 0 0 4 2
50 James O'Donnell 1 3 3 0 0 0 2 6
TOTALS 1 34 29 5 7 12 22 80

Presque Isle

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Griffin Guerrette 1 2 0 2 4 4 3 10
12 Randon Mortland 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
14 Andrew Paterson 1 3 0 3 0 1 2 9
20 Ryle Mortland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Kyle Nadeau 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Devin Smart 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Chase Norton 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 4
32 Adam Paterson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Kyle Rider 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
40 Ben Buckley 1 6 6 0 1 2 0 13
42 Connor Murchison 1 2 2 0 2 2 2 6
44 Carter McLaughlin 1 3 3 0 1 3 2 7
52 Marcus Oeullette 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
54 Cody McGlinn 1 2 2 0 1 4 2 5
TOTALS 1 20 15 5 10 18 13 55