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.

Line Score

Orono Girls64221143
MDI Girls911252267

Box Score


3Clarise Bell19303000
5Emma LaBelle12110001
11Sydney Ronco10000001
13Angelina Pitt10000000
15Mary Hillary Whitmore10000002
21Hannah Sinclair16330000
23Lauryn Brown1216336101
25Emerson Walston13000340
31Aliyah Sapiel10000001
33Chloe LaBree10000000
43Riley Murray10000000
45Kate Higgins12110000


1Mia  Shaw10000000
3Alla Hanley10000000
5Emma Simard10000001
11Elena Alderman116514221
13Emily Carter17321002
15Grace Witham12110004
21Sophia Brophy12110001
25Lexi Sorest13000330
31Olivia Gray117615022
33Lexi Tozier14220001
35Mollie Gray19431001
43Elizabeth Jones17220363

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

MDI-Orono Girls Basketball December 17,2021

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