The MDI Boys Basketball Team won their home opener on Wednesday, December 11th, beating the John Bapst Crusaders 54-36 to even their record at 1-1.

MDI led 9-7 at the end of the 1st Quarter, 21-13 at the end of the 1st Half, and 39-22 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

MDI was led by Jack DaCorte with a game high 16 points. Porter Isaacs had 10 points. Ethan Merchant, Brady Renault and Charlie Parker each had 1 3-pointer, while DaCorte had 2 3-s. The Trojans were 7-15 from the free throw line.

John Bapst was led by Rhett McDonald with 11 points while Sam Ellis had 9 points. Ellis had the Crusader's lone 3-pointer. John Bapst was 11-17 from the free throw line.

MDI, now 1-1 will play at Foxcroft Academy on Saturday, December 14th at 7 p.m. in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on our free downloadable APP, on any Alexa enabled device and on WDEA Internet Radio

John Bapst, 0-1 will play at Belfast on Saturday, December 14th at 1:30 p.m.

Line Score

1234T
John Bapst  Boys7691436
MDI Boys912181554

Box Score

John Bapst

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
10Rhett McDonald1112207114
12Max Chadwick10000000
14Cayman Zephir16330000
20Sam Ellis19321221
22Quinn Mitchell13110126
24Luke Norman10000000
30Isaiah Rice10000000
32Jordan Kimball10000001
34Devlin Crowley10000000
44Corey Butler10000000
50Jaeden Sockebeson17330120
52Connor Young10000000
TOTALS13612111111712

MDI.

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
10Ethan Merchant18321120
12Brady Renault17211261
14Cadin Lunt16220223
20Maddox Laurendeau10000000
22Jack DaCorte116752000
24Erik Merchant14220000
30Charlie Parker13101000
34Nate Philbrook10000002
40Jeremy French10000000
42Grady Wellman-Webster10000000
44Will Hodgdon10000020
54Porter Isaacs110440232
TOTALS154211657158