MDI Girls Bring the 3’s Beat Orono 67-43 [PHOTOS/STATS]
The MDI Girl's Basketball Team drained 11 3-pointers and beat the Orono Red Riots 67-43 in Bar Harbor on Friday, December 17th.
The game got off to a sluggish start with MDI leading 9-6 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 20-10 at the end of the 1st Half. But then it was as if the lids came off the basket, as MDI outscored Orono 25-22 in the 3rd Quarter to lead 45-32. In the 4th Quarter MDI outscored Orono 22-11.
MDI was led by Olivia Gray with 17 points while Elena Alderman had 16 points. The Trojans were 8-13 from the free throw line. Olivia Gray had 5 3-pointers, while Elena Alderman had 4 3-pointers. Emily Carter and Mollie Gray each chipped in with 1 3-pointer.
Orono was led by Lauryn Brown who had a game-high 21 points. Clarise Bell finished with 9 points. The Red Riots were 9-14 from the free throw line. Not to be outdone, Orono sank 6 3-pointers. Lauryn Brown and Clarise Bell each had 3 3-pointers.
MDI is now 3-0 on the season, and travels up to Caribou on Wednesday, December 22nd at 2:30 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.
Orono is 0-3 and will travel to Dover-Foxcroft to play the Foxcroft Academy Ponies on Wednesday, December 22nd at 6:30 p.m.
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Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos