The MDI Boys Basketball Team beat Foxcroft Academy 81-61 on Tuesday, February 5th in Bar Harbor at Bernard Parady Gymnasium. It was the last home regular season game, and Senior Recognition Night.

MDI jumped out to a 22-7 at the end of the 1st Quarter, with the Trojans hitting 4 3's in the Quarter. Brett Duley had 7 points with a  3-pointer. Kyle Nicholson had 2 3's for 6 points. Eli Parady scored 4 points, Drew Shea had a 3-pointer and Porter Isaacs 2 points. For the Ponies Matthew Spooner had a 3-pointer and Jeremy Richards and Lucas Ames each had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter Foxcroft Academy outscored MDI 18-12 to cut MDI's lead to 9 points, 34-25 at the end of the 1st Quarter. The Ponies had 5 3's in the Quarter. Richard had 8 points with 2 3's. Jed Dean, Matthew Spooner and Lucas Ames each had a 3-pointer and Hyatt Smith was 1-2 from the free throw line. For MDI Parady, and Shea had 4 points each, while Isaacs and Derek Collin each had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter MDI outscored Foxcroft Academy 24-19 to take a 58-44 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter.  Brett Duley scored 12 points in the 3rd Quarter witha  3-pointer. Derek Collin had 6 points and Drew Shea, Eli Parady and Porter Isaacs had 2 points each. For the Ponies Richard had 12 points with 2 3's. Matthew Spooner had a 3-pointer and Hyatt Smith and Lucas Ames each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Jack DaCorte scored his first varsity points for MDI, finishing with 2 points. Eli Parady had 6 points, Brett Duley had 5 points with his third 3-pointer of the game. Derek Collin had 5 points and Kyle Nicholson scored his third 3-pointer. Brennan Hubbard scored 2 points. For Foxcroft academy Richard had 7 points with his 5th 3-pointer of the night. Jed Dean had 2 more 3's and Sam Harmon-Weeks also scored a 3-pointer.

MDI was led by Brett Duley with 24 points. Eli Parady had 16 points and Derek Collin finished with 13 points.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Jeremy Richard with a game high 30 points.

MDI, now 12-5 is in 3rd place in the Class B North Heal Points and will finish 3rd in the regular season. They close out the season on Thursday, February 7th in Ellsworth against the Eagles. That game will tipoff at 7PM with the pregame starting at 6:30 on on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Foxcroft Academy finishes the regular season at 7-11 and will play in a prelim game on Wednesday, February 13th.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

Foxcroft Academy Ponies Boys718191761
MDI Boys2212242381

Box Score

Foxcroft Academy

3Jeremy Richard1301165343
10Logan Martin10000004
11Jed Dean19303000
12Sam Harmon-Weeks13101000
14Matthew Spooner19303001
15Jacob Raynes10000000
23Hyatt Smith13110120
24Lucas Ames17321002
31Ethan Doore10000000
33Brad Whitten10000011
40Jair Garcia10000000
44Sexton Wandikbo10000001


10Ethan Merchant10000000
12Kyle Nicholson19303010
14Cadin Lunt10000001
20Brett Duley1241073115
22Brady Renault10000000
24Erik Merchant10000001
30Charlie Parker10000000
32Derek Collin113660110
34Lukas Keene10000000
40Jack DaCorte12110000
42Brennan Hubbard12110000
44Drew Shea19431001
50Eli Parady116880020
52Porter Isaacs16330002
54Steven Pierce10000000

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