The MDI Girls Basketball Team spotted Hermon a 16-2 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and fought back the rest of the game but weren't able to overcome the large initial deficit, falling to the Hermon Hawks 38-32 at Bernard Parady Gymnasium in Bar Harbor on Wednesday, January 8th.

Hermon led 16-2 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 21-9 at the end of the 1st Half. It was 29-21 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

MDI was led by Rachelle Swanson with 11 points. Leah Carroll had 7 points. Emily Carter, Swanson and Carroll each had a 3-pointer. The Trojans were 7-10 from the free throw line.

Hermon was led by Grace Page with 13 points while Paige Plissey had 12 points. Plissey had a 3-pointer. Hermon was 7-14 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 7-3 and will play host to Orono on Friday, January 10th at 7 p.m. in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Hermon remains undefeated at 10-0.  They will play host to Presque Isle Saturday, January 11th at 3:30 p.m.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos.

Line Score

1234T
Hermon  Girls1658938
MDI Girls27121132

Box Score

Hermon

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
2Faith Coombs10000000
3Allie Cameron10000000
4Paige Plissey112541120
10Ashley Cote10000000
11Maddie Lebel15220120
12Sydney Gallop10000002
13Charlotte Caron11000121
23Megan Tracy15220142
25Grace Page113550343
32Elizabeth Wyman12110000
33Christa Rogers10000000
34Sadie Campbell10000000
TOTALS138151417148

MDI

#NameGPTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPF
3Molly  Ritter10000000
11Elena Alderman10000001
13Emily Carter15101222
15Grace Witham10000000
21Lexi Rich10000000
23Leah Carroll17211222
25Abbie Farley10000000
31Olivia Gray15220120
33Rachelle Swanson111431243
35Olivia Joyce10000000
43Elizabeth Jones14220003
45Hannah Joy10000000
TOTALS132118371011