The MDI Trojans trailed the entire game, getting as close as 3 points in the 3rd Quarter, as the Foxcroft Academy Ponies beat the Trojans 53-46 in Dover-Foxcroft on Tuesday, December 11th.

Foxcroft jumped out to a 12-2 in the 1st Quarter, with MDI's Porter Isaacs scoring their only basket with 1:20 remaining in the 1st Quarter. Foxcroft Academy scored 3 3's in the 1st Quarter, one each by Logan Martin, Jed Dean and Lucas Ames. Hyatt Smith had 2 points and Jeremy Richard was 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored the Ponies 17-15, as Foxcroft Academy led 27-19 at the end of the 1st Half. For MDI Derek Collin had 7 points, Drew Shea drained 2 3-pointers and Erik Merchant had 2 points. For the Ponies, Smith had 9 points with a 3-pointer. Richard had 4 points and Martin was 2-2 from the free throw line.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI got within 3, before Foxcroft Academy made the lead 9 points, 37-28. Foir MDI Shea had another 3-pointer, Eli Parady 4 points and Merchant 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter Foxcroft Academy was 14-22 from the free throw as MDI was forced to foul. Richard was 7-10 from the free throw line and Smith was 5-8. Ames was 2-2 and Martin had 2 points, the Ponies lone field goal. For MDI, Shea had 2 more 3's to finish with 5 3's. Collin had 4 points and Merchant and Charlie Parker each had a 3-pointer.

MDI was led by Drew Shea with 15 points and 5 3's. Derek Collin had 11 points. MDI was 3-0 from the free throw line.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Jeremy Richard with a game high 17 points while Hyatt Smith had 16 points. The Ponies were 19-29 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 1-1 and will play host to Oceanside on Saturday, December 15th at 5PM 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

The Ponies are now 1-1 and will play at Hermon on Tuesday, December 18th at 7PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

MDI Boys21791846
Foxcroft Academy1215101653

Box Score


10Ethan Merchant10000000
12Kyle Nicholson10000000
14Cadin Daley10000005
20Brett Duley10000000
22Brady Renault10000001
24Erik Merchant17321005
30Charlie Parker13101005
32Derek Collin111440345
34Lukas Keene10000000
40Chase Sargent10000000
42Brennan Hubbard10000000
44Drew Shea115505003
50Eli Parady18440052
52Porter Isaacs12110002

Foxcroft Academy.

3Jeremy Richard11733011153
10Logan Martin17211241
11Jed Dean18312001
12Sam Harmon-Weeks10000000
14Matthew Spooner10000004
15Jacob Raynes10000000
23Hyatt Smith1164317101
24Lucas Ames15101242
31Ethan Doore10000000
33Brad Whitten10000000
40Jair Garcia10000002
44Sexton Wandikbo10000000

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