In their 1st year, the Bucksport Unified Basketball Team defeated Foxcroft Academy 59-54 to win the Northern Maine Championship on Tuesday night, March 21st in Dover-Foxcroft.  Bucksport will play for the Gold Ball and the State Championship Thursday night, March 23rd at Winslow High School at 6 PM.

The score was tied 29-29 at the end of the 1st Half.

Bucksport was led by Quincy Hawes-Mosher with a game high 33 points including 4 3-pointers. Nick Johnson had 9 points, Jacob Pyles had 7 points. Mason Dale and Luke Brann each had 4 points and Jacob Ames had 2 points. Also playing on the Bucksport Unified Team were Kennedi Goodine, Hannah Ashmore, Charlie Wescott, Emily Hunt, Tyler Hawes-Mosher, Drew Malenfant, Sam Munn, Josh Geagan, Luke Breidt and Ben McDonald.

Photo Toby Nelson - Foxcroft Academy
Photo Toby Nelson - Foxcroft Academy

Foxcroft Academy was led by Austin McKenna with 13 points, Jordan Niles had 12 points. Griffin Loomis and Jared Atklinson each had 2 3-pointers for 6 points and Chase Paul had 6 points. B.J. Ramp had 4 points. Tyler Kessler, Riley Poisson  and Virginia Monsanto each had 2 points. Brandon Cookseno had 1 point. Also playing for Foxcroft Academy was Ethan Curtis, Caleb Crocker, Cole Coolan, Gabe Taylor and John Judkins.

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