MDI Girls Roll Over Brewer 41-27 [STATS]
A night after squeaking out a 1 point victory over Ellsworth in their 1st game of the season, the MDI Girls Basketball Team had an easier night on Wednesday, January 27th, beating the Brewer Witches 41-27 in Brewer.
MDI jumped out to a 16-2 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Emily Carter, celebrating her birthday, had 2 3-pointers for 6 points, while Olivia Gray had a 3-pointer. Elizabeth Jones had 3 points and Elena Alderman and Mollie Gray each had 2 points. For Brewer Josie Pece had 2 points.
In the 2nd Quarter, Brewer outscored Brewer 9-7, but MDI led 23-11 at the end of the 1st Half. Josie Pece had 5 points for Brewer, Mariah Roberts was 2-2 from the free throw line and Jenna McQuarrie was 1-2 from the free throw line. For MDI Jones, Alderman and Carter each chipped in 2 points and Ella Joyce was 1-2 from the free throw line.
In the 3rd Quarter MDI extended their lead 35-16 as they outscored the Witches 12-4. Emily Carter had 6 points, Leah Carroll a 3-pointer, Abbie Farley 2 points and Elizabeth Jones was 1-2 from the free throw line. For Brewer, Trea Broussard and Drew Johnson each had a basket.
In the 4th Quarter for MDI Molly Ritter and Abbie Farley each had a basket while Sophia Brophy and Bella Brown were each 1-2 from the foul line. For Brewer Dominique Oullett had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Kelly DiCarlo 2 points and Kaylee Dore and and Jenna McQuarrie each hit 2 free throws.
MDI was led by Emily Carter with a game high 14 points. 11 of the 13 MDI players scored on the night. MDI was 5-10 from the free throw line
For Brewer they were led by Josie Pece with 7 points. The Witches were 4-10 from the free throw line.
MDI improves to 2-0 on the season and will play host to Bangor on Friday, January 29th.
Earlier the MDI JV team lost to Brewer 51-23
The JV Game will start at 4:30 and you can watch both the JV and Varsity games on the MDI NFHS Channel (subscription required)