The MDI Boy's Basketball Team experienced their 1st loss of the season on Friday night, losing to Presque Isle 60-53. The question remained how would they play against Caribou on Saturday? It turns out they came out on fire, jumping to a 15-0 lead to start the game and the Trojans rebounded to beat Caribou 80-38 Saturday afternoon.

MDI led 19-6 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Russell Kropff had 9 points with a 3-pointer, Andrew Phelps had 6 points and Riley Swanson and Derek Collin had 2 points each for MDI.  For Caribou Alex Bouchard had 4 points and Austin Findlen had 2 points.

MDI extended their lead at the end of the 1st Half 38-14. Drew Rich had 6 points, Kropff had 4 points, Colby Lee 3 points and Gus Reeves, Jimmy Carroll and Devin Parlatore had 2 points each in the quarter for the Trojans. For Caribou, Alex Bouchard had a 3-pointer, Austing Findlen was 3-5 from the free throw line and Jake Paul chipped in with 2 points for the Vikings.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI made it 63-23. Andrew Phelps had 8 points with 2 3-pointers, Gus Reeves had 7 points with a 3-pointer, Russell Kropff had 4 points as did Mac Shea and Devin Parlatore had 2 points. For Caribou Parker Deprey had 8 points wiht 2 3-pointers, Jake Berkoski had a 3-pointer, Austin Findlen had 2 points and Alex Bouchard had a free throw.

In the 4th Quarter Drew Rich had 6 points for MDI, while Drew Shea had 5 points including a 3-pointer. Colby Lee had a 3-pointer and James McConomy had 3 points. For Caribou Alex Bouchard had 4 points, Jake Berkoski had a 3-pointer, Collin Caverhill had 2 points and Austin Findlen had 1 point.

MDI was led by Russell Kropff with a game high 17 points. Andrew Phelps had 14 points and Drew Rich had 12 points. The Trojans were 10-14 from the free throw line.

Caribou was led by Alex Bouchard with 12 points. Austin Findlen and Parker Deprey each had 8 points. Caribou was 13-20 from the free throw line.

MDI, now 14-1 and number 1 in the Heal Point Standings will play host to 11-3 Orono on Tuesday, January 31st on Senior Night. Tip-Off will be at 7 PM with the game being broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio with the pregame beginning at 6:45 PM.

Caribou 4-11 plays at Houlton on Tuesday, January 31st at 7 PM.

Line Score

1 2 3 4 T
MDI Boys 19 19 25 17 80
Caribou Vikings Boys 6 8 14 10 38

 

Box Score

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Andrew Phelps 1 6 4 2 0 0 2 14
12 Gus Reeves 1 3 2 1 2 2 0 9
14 Drew Rich 1 4 4 0 4 4 2 12
20 Graham Good 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Colby Lee 1 2 1 1 1 2 1 6
24 Aaron Snurkowksi 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
30 Russell Kropff 1 8 7 1 0 0 1 17
32 Jimmy Carroll 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
34 James McConomy 1 1 1 0 1 3 1 3
40 Riley Swanson 1 0 0 0 2 2 2 2
42 Devin Palatore 1 2 2 0 0 1 1 4
44 Drew Shea 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 5
50 Mac Shea 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
52 Derek Collin 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2
TOTALS 1 32 26 6 10 14 14 80

Caribou

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
5 Alex Bouchard 1 3 2 1 5 6 0 12
10 Cullin Caverhill 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
12 Jake Berkoski 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 6
20 Jake Paul 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
22 Theron Hand 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Noah Rosado 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
32 Stewart Curtis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Austin Findlen 1 1 1 0 6 9 3 8
40 Dylan Marrero 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44 Parker Deprey 1 2 0 2 2 5 4 8
50 Cody Anderson 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
TOTALS 1 10 5 5 13 20 13 38