The MDI Girls Basketball Team fell to the Old Town Coyotes on Tuesday night, January 14th at Bernard Parady Gymnasium in Bar Harbor as the Coyotes went 17-29 from the free throw line.

Old Town jumped out to a 10-7 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Madelyn Emerson had a 3-pointer for Old Town, Hannah Richards had 3 points and Lexi Thibodeau and Claudia Damboise each had 2 points. For MDI Rachelle Swanson had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Elena Alderman had 2 points.

Old Town outscored MDI 11-7 in the 2nd Quarter to take a 21-14 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Old Town received 3-pointers from Madelyn Arsenault and Emerson while Richards had 3 points and Sydney Loring had 2 points.For MDI Olivia Gray had a 3-pointer and Swanson and Elizabeth Jones each chipped in 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter MDI cut the lead to 4 points 34-40. Leah Carroll had 5 points for MDI, Jones 4 points. Olivia Gray hit another 3-pointer and Alderman and Swanson each had 2 points. For the Cooyotes Emerson had 2 3-pointers, Richards was 3-4 from the free throw line and Thibodeau and Loring each has 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter MDI was forced to foul, and the Coyotes went 12-20 from the line. Richards had 9 points, Thibodeau 7 points, Loring 3 points and Emerson 1 point. For MDI Carroll had 6 points, Jones 2 points and Gray and Swanson each had a point.

MDI was led by Leah Carroll with 13 points while Rachelle Swanson had 10 points. MDI was 3-10 from the free throw line

Old Town had 3 players in double figures. Hannah Richards had 18 points, Madelyn Emerson 13 points and Lexi Thibodeau 11 points.

MDI is now 8-4 and is scheduled to play at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Thursday, January 16th at 7 p.m. against John Bapst. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA, on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.

Old Town is 7-4 and is scheduled to play at Hermon on Thursday, January 16th at 7 p.m.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

Old Town  Girls1011132054
MDI Girls77161242

Box Score

Old Town

2Maddy Arsenault13101031
4Madelyn Emerson113404130
10Alivia  Coulombe10000000
12Hannah Richards12055010154
20Kilee Bradeen10000000
22Lexi Thibodeau111440341
24Logan Gardner10000000
30Gabrielle Cody10000000
32Alexis Austin10000000
40Sydney Loring15110341
42Payton Cody10000000
52Claudia Damboise12110000



3Molly  Ritter10000000
11Elena Alderman14220022
13Emily Carter10000003
15Grace Witham10000000
21Lexi Rich10000001
23Leah Carroll113660123
25Abbie Farley10000000
31Olivia Gray17202125
33Rachelle Swanson110431124
35Olivia Joyce10000000
43Elizabeth Jones18440020
45Hannah Joy10000000

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