The MDI Girl's Basketball Team was looking forward to Friday, January 22nd, ever since December 31st when they were embarrassed up in Presque Isle, losing to the Wildcats 80-57. The Trojans got their revenge, defeating Presque Isle 47-41 in front of a large crowd at Bernard Parady Gymnasium.

Photo Walter Churchill

The Trojans jumped out to a 11-8 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Mariah Hamor had 5 points, including a 3-pointer, Keely McConomy had 3 points and Athena Laurendau had 2 points. For Presque Isle Emily Wheaton had 6 points and Olivia Hudson had 2 points.

Photo Walter Churchill

In the 2nd Quarter, Presque Isle outscored MDI 17-11 to take a 25-22 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Hudson had 6 points, connecting on 2 3-pointers. Skyler Vogel had 4 points, Emily Lagerstrom had a 3-pointer for 3 points and Regan Nelson and Wheaton had 2 points for the Wildcats. For MDI Kelsey Shaw had 4 points, Abbe Miller had a 3-pointer for 3 points and Hamor and McConomy had 2 points each.

Photo Walter Churchill

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI outscored Presque Isle 12-5 to take a 34-30 lead. Shaw had 8 points, and Hamor and McConomy each had 2 points for the Trojans. For Presque Isle Wheaton had a 3-pointer and Nelson had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter, Keely McConomy had 10 points, including 2 clutch free throws. Maya Watras, and Shaw each had 2 points and Miller had 1 point. For Presque Isle Wheaton had 4 points including a 3-pointer, and Lagerstrom and Taylor Williams each hit 3-pointers.

MDI was led by Keely McConomy with a career high 16 points. Kelsey Shaw had 14 points and Mariah Hamor had 9 points. The Trojans were 7-10 from the free throw line.

Presque Isle was led by Emily Wheaton with 16 points while Olivia Hudson had 8 points. The Wildcats were 4-6 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 13-1 and plays host to Caribou on Saturday, January 23rd at 1 PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Presque Isle is now 10-2 and will play at Ellsworth on Saturday, January 23rd at 1 PM.

Line Score

   1   2   3   4  T
Presque Isle Girls81751141
MDI Girls1111121347


Box Score

Presque Isle

10Olivia Hudson3120128
12Madison Michaud0000000
14Emily Wheaton53245216
20Chrissy Skidgel0000000
22Erin Ackerson0000000
24Meg Boone0000000
30Savannah Rodriguez0000010
32Kasey Haley0000000
34Emily Lagerstram2020016
40Morgan Wilcox0000000
42Molly Kingsbury0000000
44Skylar Vogel2200024
50Taylor Williams1010253
52Regan Nelson2200024


3Maya Watras1100242
5Julia Watras0000000
11Abbe Miller1011214
15Alexis Clarito0000000
21Kelsey Shaw55045014
23Athena Laundreau1100002
25Maddy Candage0000010
31Emma Watras0000000
33Sierra Tapley0000000
35Mariah Hamor4310029
41Hannah Chamberlain0000000
43Keely McConomy77022316
45Cassidy Parady0000000