Some nights things just don't go your way, and Thursday night, January 12th was such a night, as the Hermon Hawks gave the MDI Girl's Basketball Team an old-fashioned butt-whipping, defeating the Trojans 61-36 at Bernard Parady Gymnasium in Bar Harbor.

Hermon jumped out to a 12-6 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Lauren Plissey had 4 points, Alex Allain, Paige Plissey, Emi Higgins and Chloe Raymond each had 2 points for the Hawks. For MDI Maya Watras and Julia Watras each had 2 points while Alexis Clarito and Maddy Candage each were 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter Hermon outscored MDI 19-6 to take a 31-12 lead at Halftime. For Hermon, Allan had 11 points with 2 3-pointers, Page Plissey had 4 points, Lauren Plissey had 3 points and Emi Higgins chipped in 1 point. For MDI Maya Watras, Emma Watras and Mariah Hamor each had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter, Hermon extended their lead to 32 points, 50-18.  Hermon received 10 points from Emi Higgins, 4 points from Lauren Plissey, a 3-pointer from Madisyn Curtis and 2 points for Alex Allain. For MDI Maddy Candage and Mariah Hamor had 2 points, while Abbe Miller and Maddy Good each were 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 4 Quarter, Emily Banks had 7 points for MDI, Rachelle Swanson had 5 points including a 3-pointer, Maddy Good had 4 points and Alexis Clarito 2 points for the Trojans. For Hermon Caitlynn Tracy had 6 points, Curtis had a 3-pointer and Higgins chipped in 2 more points.

Hermon was led by Alex Allain and Emi Higgins each with 15 points while Lauren Plissey had 11 points. Hermon was 13-27 from the free throw line.

MDI was led by Emily Banks with 7 points while Rachelle Swanson had 5 points. The Trojans were 11-22 from the free throw line.

Things don't get easier for the 7-3 MDI Trojans as they play Foxcroft Academy in Dover-Foxcroft on Saturday, January 14th and then Presque Isle at home on Wednesday, Janaury 18th at 5 PM and then Central on Saturday, January 21st at 4:30 PM at home. The Presque Isle and Central games will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Hermon, now 9-1 and sitting on top of the Class B North Heal Points play Caribou in Hermon on Monday, January 16th at 3 PM.

Line Score

Hermon Hawks Girls1219191161
MDI Girls6661836


Box Score


3Alex Allain142256115
4Paige Plissey12202516
5Gabby Chasse10000000
10Emily Smith10000000
12Madisyn Curtis12020216
15Emi Higgins177017115
20Chloe Raymond11100022
21Brooke Cowan10000010
23Caitlyn Tracy13300216
24Sierra Snow10000000
25Grace Page10000110
30Lauren Plissey133058111
32Maddie Pullen10000020


3Maya Watras12200114
5Julia Watras11100252
11Abbe Miller10001211
13Emily Banks12203507
15Alexis Clarito11101233
21Maddy Good11103425
23Julia Link10000000
25Maddy Candage10003423
31Emma Watras11100252
33Rachelle Swanson12110005
35Mariah Hamor12200034
41Hannah Chamberlain10000000

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