The MDI Boys Basketball Team took a 3-0 lead in their game against Caribou, in Caribou on Friday, January 25th, but that would be the last lead that they would hold, as Caribou beat MDI 67-55.

Caribou jumped out to a 16-3 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter, and led 36-15 at the end of the 1st Half. MDI started to claw their way back in the 3rd Quarter, 52-32 and cut the lead to 10 points in the 4th Quarter but were not able to get closer.

MDI was led by Derek Collin with 22 points, after being held scoreless in the 1st Quarter. Steven Pierce had 11 points and Drew Shea 10 points. MDI had 6 3's, 2 by Drew Shea and Steven Pierce and 1 each by Brett Duley and Derek Collin. MDI was 9-13 from the free throw line.

Caribou was led by Isaac Marker with 21 points. Alex Bouchard had 18 points and Sawyer Deprey had 11 points. The Vikings had 9 3-pointes, 4 by Bouchard, 3 by Marker and 1 each by Austin Findlen and Sawyer Deprey. Caribou was 8-9 from the free throw line.

MDI now 9-4 plays at Presque Isle on Saturday, January 26th at 2:30 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.

Caribou, 12-3, plays host to Ellsworth on Saturday, January 26th.

Line Score

MDI Boys312231755
Caribou Vikings Boys1620161567

Box Score


10Ethan Merchant10000000
12Kyle Nicholson10000000
14Cadin Lunt10000000
20Brett Duley17321002
22Brady Renault10000000
24Erik Merchant10000002
30Charlie Parker10000000
32Derek Collin122981354
34Lukas Keene10000000
40Jack DaCorte10000000
42Brennan Hubbard10000000
44Drew Shea110422002
50Eli Parady15000562
52Porter Isaacs10000001
54Steven Pierce111422121


5Alex Bouchard118624230
10Cullin Caverhill10000000
12Jake Berkoski10000000
20Jacob Paul10000001
22Parker Deprey16330000
24Isaac Marker121853223
30Sawyer Deprey111541001
32Tharen Hand10000000
34Austin Findlen19211443
40Ethan Holdsworth12110000
42Michael Brigman10000001
54Iffy Sargent10000001

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