The MDI Girls Basketball Team traveled to Dover-Foxcroft on Friday, December 13th, coming away with a hard fought 45-38 win.

Foxcroft Academy jumped out to a 13-8 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Meghan Spooner had 5 points for the Ponies, while Destiny Weymouth had 4 points and Cassidy Marsh and Kiya Cook each had 2 points. For MDI Leah Carroll had  3 points and Elizabeth Jones had 2 points while Rachelle Swanson was 1-2 from the free throw line.

MDI outscored Foxcroft 15-8 in the 2nd Quarter to tie the score at 21-21 all. Olivia Gray had 7 points including a  pointer, while Jones had 6 points, and Swanson 5 points. For the Ponies Cook had 4 points, and Marsh and Karis Dankert each had 2 points.

MDI finally took the lead for the 1st time in the game with 6:46 left in the 3rd Quarter but it was back and forth, with MDI leading 32-31 at the end of the 3rd Quarter. Jones and Gray had 4 points each for MDI, Swanson chipped in 2 and Leah Carroll was 1-2 from the free throw line. For the Ponies Dankert had 4 points while Spooner, Annnie Raynes and Natalie Robinson each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter MDI was 7-13 from the free throw line, hitting enough foul shots to win the game. Gray had 4 points, Elena Alderman 3 points, Leah Carroll 3 points and Rachelle Swanson 3 points for MDI. For Foxcroft Academy Raynes had 5 points and Marsh 2 points.

MDI was led by Olivia Gray with a game high 15 points. Rachelle Swanson and Elizabeth Jones each had 10 points. The Trojans finished 16-28 from the free throw line.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Meghan Spooner and Annie Raynes with 7 points each. The Ponies were 6-12 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 2-1 on the season, and will play host to Washington Academy on Tuesday, December 17th at 7 p.m.

Foxcroft Academy 0-3 plays host to John Bapst on Tuesday, December 17th at 7 p.m.

Earlier the MDI JV Team beat the Ponies 30-24

Line Score

MDI Girls615111345
Foxcroft Academy Girls13810738

Box Score


3Molly  Ritter10000000
11Elena Alderman13110120
13Emily Carter10000000
15Grace Witham10000001
21Lexi Rich10000001
23Leah Carroll17220364
25Abbie Farley10000000
31Olivia Gray115651262
33Rachelle Swanson1102206100
35Olivia Joyce10000000
43Elizabeth Jones110330443
45Hannah Joy10000000

Foxcroft Academy

1Cassidy Marsh16220225
3Kiya Cook16220255
11Meghan Spooner17330125
12Kamryn Commeau10000000
14Emily Harmon-Weeks10000000
21Jenna Anderson10000000
22Karis Dankert16330023
23Justice Bachelder10000000
30Annie Raynes17330111
31Destiny Weymouth14220000
33Abby Knapp10000000
42Kaitlyn Lord10000000
43Natalie Robinson12110002

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