The MDI Boys Basketball Team outrebounded Oceanside and received scoring from 9 players, including Lucas Keene who scored his varsity points to beat the Oceanside Mariners 76-59 at Bernard Parady Gymnasium in Bar Harbor on Saturday, December 15th.

The Trojans jumped out to a 19-8 lead in the 1st Quarter. Drew Shea had 6 points including a 3-pointer. Derek Collin had 4 points and Charlie Parker a 3-pointer. Cadin Lunt, Erik Merchant and Porter Isaacs each had 2 points. Cooper Wirklala had 5 points and Jack Lombardo a 3-pointer for Oceanside.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Oceanside 10-7 to take a 29-15 lead. Eli Parady had 4 points in the paint, while Isaacs, Shead and Collin each had 2 points each for MDI. For Oceanside Wirkala had 5 points including a 3-pointer and Lombardo 2 points.

The 3rd Quarter saw MDI increase their lead even more as they outscored Oceanside 20-14 and it was 49-29 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Shea had 5 points, Parady 4 points, Kyle Nicholson banked in a 3-pointer and looked over to the bench like he had figured out the mathematical angle the entire time. Charlie Parker, Cadin Lunt, Derek Collin and Porter Isaacs each added 2 points for the Trojans. For Oceanside Amos Anderson had 6 points, Lombardo 5 points, with a 3-pointer and Wirkala a 3-pointer.

In the 4th Quarter Trevor Reed had 14 points for Oceanside including 4 3's and Wirkala 16 points including 1 3-pointer, but MDI kept pace getting 25 points in a high scoring quarter. Collin had 8 points, Shea 5 points, Parady and Merchant 4 points each and Lunt, Parker and Keene each chipped in 2 points.

MDI was led by Drew Shea with 18 points and Derek Collin had 16 points. Eli Parady had 12 points. The Trojans were 13-24 from the free throw line.

Oceanside was led by Cooper Wirkala with a game high 29 points. Trevor Reed had 14 points and Jack Lombardo 10 points. Oceanside was 6-9 from the free throw line.

MDI, now 2-1 will travel to East Machias on Tuesday, December 18th to play Washington Academy at 6:30PM 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.

Oceanside 2-1 plays host to Hermon on Friday, December 21st at 6:30

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

Oceanside Boys87143059
MDI Boys1910202776

Box Score


1Trevor Reed114514002
3Nathan Coombs10000000
5Cameron Kingsbury10000004
10Jack Lombardo110222005
11Cooper Wirkala1291073694
12Amos Anderson16330001
13Sam Vose10000000
14Elliot Lucier10000000
15Dustin Cote10000000
20Landon Willis10000000
21Jaden Martin10000001
22Drew Daggett10000000
23Zach Cody10000002
25Bodhi Ames10000001


10Ethan Merchant10000000
12Kyle Nicholson13101020
14Cadin Daley16220221
20Brett Duley10000000
22Brady Renault10000000
24Erik Merchant16330032
30Charlie Parker17101442
32Derek Collin116770225
34Lukas Keene12110000
40Chase Sargent10000000
42Brennan Hubbard10000000
44Drew Shea118761380
50Eli Parady112550221
52Porter Isaacs16330010

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