The MDI Boys were comfortably in control, up by 15 points 34-19 at the end of the 1st Half in Presque Isle on Thursday, December 28th, but the Presque Isle Wildcats outscored MDI 34-15 in the 2nd Half to stun the Trojans 53-49. The loss dropped the MDI Boys from the ranks of the unbeaten.

MDI was up 19-8 in the 1st Quarter. Drew Shea and Derek Collin had 6 points each, Andrew Phelps had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Owen Mild had 2 points. For Presque Isle Griffin Guerrette had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Jonah Hudson had a 3-pointer.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Presque Isle 15-11 to take a 34-19 lead at the end of the 1st Half. For the Trojans, Mild, Eli Parady, Shea, Collin, Colby Lee, Finn McConomy and Phelps each had 2 points and Alden Fournier was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Presque Isle, Guerrette had 4 points, Caleb Wheaton and Hudson each had a 3-pointer and Jason Dumais was 1-2 from the free throw line.

The momentum started to turn in the 3rd Quarter, as Presque Isle outscored MDI 18-6, to cut MDI's lead to 3 points 40-37. Presque Isle went 8-8 from the free throw line in the 3rd Quarter. Guerrette and Wheaton each had 5 points, each with a 3 pointer,  and Dumais and Hudson each had 4 points. For MDI Drew Shea had 4 points and Derek Collin had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter, Guerrette scored 10 points for Presque Isle with a 3-pointer, Hudson had 4 points and Trace Cyr 2 points. For MDI Finn McConomy had 7 points and Phelps 2 points. In the 2nd half, MDI had only 2 field goals.

MDI was led by Drew Shea with 12 points, Derek Collin had 10 points and Andrew Phelps and Finn McConomy each had 9 points. MDI was 12-15 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Griffin Guerrette with a game high 24 points, while Jonah Hudson had 14 points.

MDI is now 5-1 and is off until Saturday January 6th when they will play host to Oceanside at 5 PM with the pregame starting at 4:45 PM. That game will be broadcast on on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Presque Isle, now 4-1 will play at Hermon on Saturday, December 30th at 4:30 PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!

Line Score

MDI Boys19156949
Presque Isle Boys811181653


Box Score


10Andrew Phelps13212249
12Finn McConomy12205639
20Brett Duley10000000
22Colby Lee11100052
24Alden Fournier10001211
30Nick Duley10000000
32Derek Collin144022010
34Dane Vanzura10000010
40Erik Merchant10000000
42Steven Pierce10000000
44Drew Shea155023212
50Eli Parady11100032
54Owen Mild12200024

Presque Isle

10Jack Bonville10000000
12Jack Beaulieu10000000
14Griffin Guerrette1633912024
20Carter Rice10000000
22Justin Wei10000000
24Caleb Wheaton12022338
30Cole Peterson10000000
32Adam Paterson10000010
34Jonah Hudson131266314
40Jordan Bonville10000000
42Jason Dumais12201225
44Jacob Sjoberg10000000
52Nagoo Morey10000000
54Trace Cyr11100232

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