The Orono Boy's Basketball Team beat MDI 50-37 in Bar Harbor on Tuesday, January 23rd.

Orono jumped out to a 16-8 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and led 25-18 at the end of the 1st Half. The Red Riots led 41-29 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Orono had 3 players in double-figures. Ben Francis had 15 pace to pace the Red Riots. Pierce Walston had 14 points and Will Francis had 12 points. Ben Francis had 3 3-pointers, Will Francis 2 3-pointers and Pierce Walston and Bergen Sodenberg each had 1 3-pointer. Orono was 15-20 from the free throw line.

MDI was led by Jameson Weir with 10 points. Spencer Laurendeau had 7 points including a 3-pointer. James Witham and Joey Wellman-Clouse each had a 3-pointer. The Trojans were 4-8 from the free throw line.

Orono is now 11-3 on the season. They will host Houlton on Saturday, January 27th at 2:30 p.m.

MDI is now 6-7. They will host Caribou on Friday, January 26th at 7:30 p.m. and Presque Isle on Saturday, January 27th at 2:30 p.m. Both games will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA as well as on our free downloadable APP, on WDEA Internet Radio and any Alexa enabled device.

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Check out photos from the game from Walter Churchill

MDI-Orono Boy's Basketball


Line Score

Orono Boys16916950
MDI Boys81011837


Box Score


Pierce Walston1421710
Brady Hewes0----
Caden Gray0----
Kason Bagley0----
Caden Ewer-Cousins21---
Ben Francis152322
Bergen Sodenberg5-122
Will Francis122224
Jay Tweedie0----
Sebastian Vanidestine0----
Adam Sherman0----
Mason Kenney0----
Noah Schaff2--22
Matt Allen0----


Spencer Laurendau721--
James Witham511--
Dylan Stoll0----
Cal Hodgdon42---
Jay Haney52-12
Joey Wellman-Clouse511--
Lincoln Gray0----
Jacob Shields0----
Alex Yeadon0----
Jarron Biekert1--12
Jameson Weir104-24
Shane Lumbatis0----

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