The MDI Trojan's Girl's Basketball Team nearly shocked Northern Maine, as they were within 1 point of the number 1 seed Houlton Shiretowners 37-36 with 4:30 remaining in the game, before falling to Houlton 47-39 in the Quarterfinals on Saturday, February 18th.

Houlton jumped out to a 11-4 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Kolleen Bouchard had 7 points, Rylee Warman 3 points and Emma Peterson 1 point for Houlton.  For MDI Julia Watras and Maddy Good each had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter, Houlton outscored MDI 11-8 to take a 22-12 lead. Bouchard had 5 points, and Rylee Warman, Tessa Solomon and Mikayla Fitzpatrick each had 2 points for the Shiretowners. For MDI Mariah Hamor had 4 points, Abbe Miller had 2 points and Julia Watras and Alexis Clarito each had 1 point.

In the 3rd Quarter MDI outscored Houlton 18-13 to cut the lead to 5 points, 35-30. Maddy Candage had 9 points for MDI, Julia Watras had a 3-pointer, and Maya Watras, Abbe Miller and Mariah Hamor each has 2 points for the Trojans. For Houlton, Rylee Warman had 5 points and Kolleen Bouchard, Kristen Brewer, Aspen Flewelling and Makayla Watson each had 2 points for the Shiretowners.

In the 4th Quarter, MDI got agonizingly close, before Houlton pulled away for the victory. Kolleen Bouchard went 4-4 from the free throw line, Tessa Solomon had 4 points, Rylee Warman hit a 3-pointer and Aspen Flewelling chipped in 1 point for Houlton. For MDI Maya Watras had 4 points, Julia Watras had 4 points and Maddy Good had 2 points in the Quarter.

Houlton was led by Kolleen Bouchard with a game high 18 points, while Rylee Warman had 13 points. Houlton was 20-29 from the free throw line.

MDI was led by Julia Watras and Maddy Candage each with 9 points. The Trojans were 8-17 from the free throw line.

MDI's season comes to an end, with a record of 12-8.

Houlton advances to the Class B North finals to play Hermon on Wednesday night, February 22nd. The Shiretowners record is 18-1.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
Houlton Girls 11 11 13 12 47
MDI Girls 4 8 18 9 39

 

Box Score

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Maya Watras 1 3 3 0 0 0 3 6
5 Julia Watras 1 3 2 1 2 5 3 9
11 Abbe Miller 1 0 0 0 4 4 1 4
13 Emily Banks 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Alexis Clarito 1 0 0 0 1 2 5 1
21 Maddy Good 1 2 2 0 0 3 2 4
23 Julia Link 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Maddy Candage 1 4 4 0 1 1 3 9
31 Emma Watras 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
33 Rachelle Swanson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
35 Mariah Hamor 1 3 3 0 0 2 1 6
41 Hannah Chamberlain 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
43 Alahna Mild 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 15 14 1 8 17 20 39

Houlton

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
20 Teagan Ewings 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Kristen Graham 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Kolleen Bouchard 1 5 5 0 8 8 2 18
24 Rylee Warman 1 3 2 1 6 10 1 13
25 Tessa Solomon 1 3 3 0 0 0 1 6
30 Jamie Brown 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 Emma Peterson 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
32 Abbie Worthley 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
33 Kristen Brewer 1 1 1 0 2 3 1 4
34 Mikayla Fitzpatrick 1 0 0 0 2 4 1 2
35 Aspen Flewelling 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1
41 Makayla Watson 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
42 Carolyn Mooers 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 1 13 12 1 20 29 10 47