The MDI Girl's Basketball Team improved to 12-1 with a hard fought 54-51 victory over Central in East Corinth on Monday, January 18th

MDI led 12-8 at the end of the 1st Quarter. For MDI Kesley Shaw had 4 points while Maya Watras, Athena Laurendeau, Maddy Candage and Keely McConomy all had 2 points for the Trojans. For Central, Libby Cook, Emma Campbell, Brooke Byers and Emily Smith all had 2 points.

Central outscored MDI in the 2nd Quarter, 20-12 to take a 28-24 lead at the end of the 1st half. Sydney Allen had 9 points for Central including a 3-pointer. Libby Cook had 6 points, Campbell had 4 points and Emily Smith had 1 point for Central. For MDI, Shaw had 5 points, Abbe Miller drained a 3-pointer, and Julia Watras and McConomy each had 2 points.

At the end of the 3rd Quarter, MDI had a 40-35 lead. Abbe Miller had 2 3-pointers for MDI, Mariah Hamor had 4 points, and Candage, Shaw and McConomy all had 2 points. For Central, Emma Campbell had the lone field goal for the Red Devils. Central went 5-8 from the free throw line.

In the 4th Quarter, Sydney Allen had 8 points including 2 3-pointers for Central and Emma Campbell had 6 points. For MDI Shaw had 7 points, and MDI went 8-12 from the free throw line to seal the victory.

MDI, now 12-1 plays host to  Presque Isle at 6 PM on Friday, January 22nd and Caribou at 1 PM on Saturday, January 23rd. Both games will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Central is now 5-8 and plays at Old Town on Wednesday, January 20th at 7 PM.

Line Score

   1   2   3   4  T
MDI Girls1212161454
Central Girls82071651


Box Score


3Maya Watras110002
5Julia Watras110002
11Abbe Miller3033412
15Alexis Clarito000000
21Kelsey Shaw8802318
23Athena Laundreau110002
25Maddy Candage220165
31Emma Watras000000
33Sierra Tapley000000
35Mariah Hamor220226
41Hannah Chamberlain000000
43Keely McConomy330127
45Cassidy Parady000000


5Libby Cook4403411
10Kaylee Townsend000020
12Rachel Smith000121
14Sydney Allen6334419
20Alyse Campbell000000
22Tuuli Overturf000000
24Emma Campbell5504514
30Sidney Potvin000000
32Lexi Reardon000000
34Kaitlyn Pinkham000020
42Brooke Byers110002
44Madison Speed000000
50Maija Overturf000000
52Emily Smith110244