The MDI Girls Basketball Team improved to 2-0 on the season, defeating the Foxcroft Academy Ponies 52-36 in Dover Foxcroft on Wednesday, December 12th.

Foxcroft Academy jumped out to a 10-8 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Julia Watras had 4 points and Lindsey McEachern and Maddy Candage each had 2 points for the Trojans. For the Ponies, Makenzie Beaudry had 4 points and Cassidy Marsh, Ava Rayfield and Jenna Anderson each chipped in 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Foxcroft Academy 16-7 to take a 24-17 lead at the end of the 1st Half. In the 2nd Quarter Watras scored 6 points, Candage 5 points with a 3-pointer and Rachelle Swanson scored a 3-pointer. Leah Carroll scored 2 points, her 1st varsity points.  For the Ponies Ainsley Ade had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Beaudry had 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI took an 11 point lead but the Ponies, cut the lead to 3, before MDI took a 35-29 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter. In the 3rd Quarter, Watras had 9 points with a 3-pointer for MDI and Alexis Clarito chipped in with 2 points.  For Foxcroft Academy Anderson had 4 points, Meghan Spooner a 3-pointer, Beaudry and Cailin Seavey 2 points and Ade 1 point.

In the 4th Quarter, MDI outscored Foxcroft Academy 17-7. Clarito had 4 points, Candage 4 points, Hannah Chamberlain 3 points, Watras and Carroll 2 points. Olivia Gray scored her first varsity points, going 1-2 from the free throw line. For the Ponies Seavey, Marsh and Beaudry each had 2 points and Ade was 1-2 from the free throw line.

MDI was led by Julia Watras with a game high 21 points. Maddy Candage had 11 points. The Trojans were 9-16 from the free throw line.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Makenzie Beaudry with 10 points. The Ponies were 6-12 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 2-0 and will play at Oceanside on Friday, December 14th with the tipoff at 6:30.

Foxcroft Academy is 0-2 and plays at Hermon on Wednesday, December 19th at 7PM

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos.

Line Score

MDI Girls816111752
Foxcroft Academy Girls10712736

Box Score


3Lindsey McEachern12110000
5Julia Watras121981233
13Julia Perconti10000000
15Alexis Clarito17330113
21Lexi Rich10000000
23Leah Carroll14220020
25Maddy Candage111321463
31Olivia Gray11000121
33Rachelle Swanson13101003
35Cassie Craig10000000
41Hannah Chamberlain13110122
43Elizabeth Jones10000001
45Zoe Parker10000000

Foxcroft Academy

1Cassidy Marsh14110243
3Kyra Cook10000000
3Ava Rayfield12110000
11Maranda Poulin10000000
12Caitlin Seavey14110243
14Ainsley Ade17211245
21Jenna Anderson16330000
22Karis Dankert10000000
23Meghan Spooner13101002
30Sheryl Chase10000001
31Makenzie Beaudry110550005
34Natalie Robinson10000000

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