The MDI Girls Basketball Team jumped out to a 23-0 lead in the 1st Quarter before Washington Academy scored with 1:23 remaining in the 1st Quarter and coasted to a 66-24 victory over the Raiders in East Machias on Thursday, December 20th.

MDI led 25-3 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Julia Watras and Maddy Candage each scored 6 points for MDI. Hannah Chamberlain had 5 points including a 3-pointer and Alexis Clarito, Leah Carroll, Olivia Gray and Rachelle Swanson each had 2 points for the Trojans. Raeanah Reyonlds had a 3-pointer for the Raiders.

In the 2nd Quarter, MDI outscored Washington Academy 13-10 to take a 38-13 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Elizabeth Jones had 4 points , Julia Watras, Maddy Candage and Rachelle Swanson each had 3 points. For Washington Academy Reynolds had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Katie Leighton had a 3-pointer and Begona Garcia had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI outpaced Washington Academy 15-6 to take a 53-19 lead. Watras and Gray each had 3 points for the Trojans. Clarito, Candage, Cassie Craig and Jones each had 2 points while Swanson was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Washington Academy Mackenzie Cates, Emma Griffin and Garcia each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Jones had 4 points for MDI, Gray sank a 3-pointer, Craig had 3 points and Lindsey McEachern had 2 points. MDI desperately tried to get Zoe Parker her first varsity points but it wasn't to be. For Washington Academy Gabrielle Morang, and Riley Fraser each had 2 points and Teeya Harmon had 1 point.

Everyone with the exception of Parker scored for MDI and the Trojans had 3 players in double figures. Julia Watras had a game high 12 points, Maddy Candage had 11 points and Elizabeth Jones had her first varsity game in double figures, finishing the night with 10 points. The Trojans were 12-26 from the free throw line.

Washington Academy was led by Raeanah Reynolds with 8 points. Washington Academy was 1-10 from the free throw line.

MDI, now 4-0 will play host to John Bapst Friday, December 21st 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 pregame will begin at 6:45 with the tipoff at 7PM.

Washington Academy 0-4 plays host to Waterville Saturday, December 22nd at 3:30

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
MDI Girls 25 13 15 13 66
Washington Academy Girls 3 10 6 5 24

Box Score

MDI

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
3 Lindsey McEachern 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1
5 Julia Watras 1 12 5 5 0 2 4 2
13 Julia Perconti 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Alexis Clarito 1 4 2 2 0 0 0 3
23 Leah Carroll 1 3 1 1 0 1 2 3
25 Maddy Candage 1 11 5 5 0 1 1 1
31 Olivia Gray 1 8 3 2 1 1 2 0
33 Rachelle Swanson 1 6 1 1 0 4 6 1
35 Cassie Craig 1 5 2 2 0 1 1 1
41 Hannah Chamberlain 1 5 2 1 1 0 1 1
43 Elizabeth Jones 1 10 4 4 0 2 7 1
45 Zoe Parker 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
TOTALS 1 66 26 24 2 12 26 14

Washington Academy

# Name G PTS FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF
5 Teeya Harmon 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0
10 Mackenzie Cates 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 3
11 Inez Furth 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Sydney Verge 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
13 Tabitha Pottle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Goiuria Cuadra 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Emma Griffin 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 0
20 Claudia Brown 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Raeanah Reynolds 1 8 3 1 2 0 2 2
23 Lucy Kilton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Braydi Dana-Surles 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
25 Gabrielle Morang 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 3
32 Begona Garcia 1 4 2 2 0 0 0 3
33 Riley Fraser 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 3
42 Katie Leighton 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 2
TOTALS 1 24 10 7 3 1 10 19