A.J. Lozano's banked 3-pointer with 1 second left tied the game 65-65, but ultimately the MDI Trojans fell to the Presque Isle Wildcats 77-73 in overtime in Presque Isle on Thursday, January 27th.

It was a back and forth game, with MDI leading 19-13 at the end of the 1st Quarter and Presque Isle leading 36-33 at the end of the 1st Half. The Trojans led 48-44 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

In overtime Spencer Laurendeau had 6 points for MDI and Charlie Parker had 2 points. Presque Isle went 4-9 from the free throw line in OT, and Xavier McAtee had 7 points, Malachi Cummings 3 points and Noah Yarema 2 points.

MDI was led by Spencer Laurendeau with 23 points, with Kadin Reed having 10 points and Alex Gray and A.J. Lozano each having 10 points. The Trojans were 15-19 from the free throw line. MDI made 6 3-pointers, with Laurendau having 3 of them, and Joey Minutolo, AJ Lozano and Kadin Reed 1 each.

Presque Isle was led by Noah Yarema who had a game-high 27 points. Xavier McAtee finished with 21 points and Malachi Cummings 17 points. The Wildcats were 21-35 from the free throw line and had 2 3-pointers, 1 each by Noah Yarema and Jackson Maynard.

MDI is now 2-11 and will host Caribou on Friday, January 28th at 4:30 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device. The game will also be live-streamed on the MDI High School NFHS Channel

Presque Isle is now 8-5 and will travel down to play Ellsworth on Friday, January 28th at 3:30 p.m. That game will be live-streamed for free on 92.9 The Ticket TV

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Line Score

MDI Boys19141517873
Presque Isle Boys13238211277

Box Score


10Spencer Laurendau2385346
12Joey Minutolo521100
14Harley Henderson000000
20AJ Lozano1032134
22Ben Lipski000000
24Charlie Parker944011
30Jack Hodgdon000000
32Kadin Reed1243134
34Joey Wellman-Clouse000000
40Ethan Sosa000000
42Evan Ankrom422000
44Alex Gray1033044
50John Bennett000000

Presque Isle

10Jensen Sargent000000
12Brayden Castonguay000000
14Dawson Beaulieu000000
20Noah Yarema271312101
22Benjamin Turner000000
24Jackson Maynard721123
30Malachi Cummings17550710
32Wyatt Young000000
34Jack Buck311014
40Xavier McAtee215501117
42Michael Langley000000
44Jack Hallett211000
50Aiden Hanks000000



MDI-Presque Isle Boys January 27 2022

The MDI Boys traveled up to Presque Isle to play the Wildcats on Thursday, January 27th

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