The #6 MDI Girls Basketball Team advanced to the Quarterfinals at the Cross Insurance Center, beating #11 Houlton 52-29 on the Jamie Gonzales Court at Bernard Parady Gymnasium in Bar Harbor on Tuesday, February 13th.

After a very slow start to the game (the 1st basket wasn't scored until 2:51 was gone), MDI led 11-4 at the end of the 1st Quarter. The Trojans led 23-10 at the end of the 1st Half.

Then in the 3rd Quarter, Lexi Tozier dominated in the paint for the Trojans, scoring 16 points, as MDI expanded their lead to 45-20.

Tozier finished with a season-high 27 points to lead all scorers, and didn't score in the final Quarter as MDI emptied their bench.

Alexsandra Hanley had 7 points for MDI including a 3-pointer. Mia Shaw finished with 6 points. Emma Simard had a 3-pointer for MDI. The Trojans were 6-8 from the free throw line.

Houlton was led by Kaitlyn Kenney and Amelia Callnan each of who had 8 points. Camille Callnan had a 3-pointer for the Shiretowners. Houlton was 2-2 from the free throw line.

Houlton's season comes to an end with a 7-12 record.

MDI, now 13-6 advances to play #3 Maranacook, 13-5, in the Class B North Quarterfinals at the Cross Insurance Center on Friday, February 16th at 7 p.m. That game will be broadcast on WDEA AM 1370, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Check out the stats from the game.

Line Score

Houlton Girls4610929
MDI Girls111222752


Box Score


Amelia Callnan84---
Leah Swallow0----
Karyssa Kenney0----
Mylee Sylvia0----
Gabby Gentle0----
Reagan Wright0----
Danni Espenscheid42---
Kaitlyn Kenney83-22
Lily Brewer0----
Camille Callnan3-1--
Payton Collins0----
Tori Ervin63---


Mia  Shaw63---
Nora Paulsen0----
Kelsea Noyes0----
Mallory Dunbar0----
Lexi Tozier2712-34
Emma Simard3-1--
Sage Sartin0----
Mollie Gray31-12
Sophia Brophy62-22
Lily Norwood0----
Alexsandra Hanley721--
Rylee Reece0----
Calleigh Trenholm0----

Check out the photos from the game, thanks to Walter Churchill

MDI-Houlton Girls Prelim Game February 13, 2024


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