The Devils came down to Bar Harbor, they were looking for a win to steal, and the Central Red Devils nearly knocked MDI from the ranks of the unbeaten before the Trojans hung on to beat Central 44-39 on Friday, January 20th.

Central exploded out to a 10-3 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter. Micah Ward had 2 3-pointers and Dylan Gray and Ethan Mailman had 2 points each for Central. MDI was stone cold shooting and could only manage 3 points, 2 from Russell Kropff and 1 from Graham Good.

In the 2nd Quarter, MDI outscored Central 9-4 to cut the lead to 1, 14-12. MDI was able to get the ball into Graham Good in the paint and he scored 7 points while Russell Kropff chipped in 2 points. For Central Caleb Shaw and Micah Ward had 2 points each.

In the 3rd Quarter, MDI outscored Central 19-8 to take a 31-22 lead. Riley Swanson finally got untracked and drained 2 3-pointers for 6 points. Graham Good had 6 more points. Andrew Phelps had a 3-pointer and Drew Rich and Devin Parlatore each had 2 points. For Central, Andrew Speed had 2 3-pointers including 1 at the buzzer. Dylan Gray added 2 points for the Red Devils.

In the 4th Quarter, Central came charging back, sinking 11-14 from the free throw line. Shaw had 11 points, going 5-6 from the free throw line. Mailman was 4-6 from the free throw line and Gray was 2-2. MDI was clutch from the free throw line with Andrew Phelps knocking in 2, on a 1 and 1, with 1:07 left and then 1-2 with 21.2 seconds remaining. Swanson had 4 points including a 3-pointer, Drew Rich had 4 points, going 2-2 from the free throw line and Derek Collin was 2-2 from the charity stripe.

MDI was led by Graham Good with a game high 14 points while Riley Swanson had 10 points. MDI was 10-15 from the free throw line.

Central was led by Caleb Shaw with 13 points while Micah Ward had 8 points. Central was 11-18 from the free throw line.

MDI is now a perfect 13-0 and the Trojans are off until next Friday, January 27 when they play at Presque Isle at 7:30 in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA and WDEA Internet Radio.

Central is now 9-3 and will play host to Old Town on Tuesday, January 24th at 7 PM.

Line Score

Central Boys10481739
MDI Boys39191344


Box Score


0Gavin Caron10000000
10Andrew  Speed12020046
12Caleb Shaw144056413
14Micah Ward13120048
20Dylan Ham10000000
24Michael Kelley10000000
30Colby Waters10000000
32James Doucette10000010
34Dylan Gray13302428
40Ethan Mailman10004814
42Faye Brom10000000
44Cameron Boyles10000000


10Andrew Phelps11013536
12Gus Reeves10000000
14Drew Rich12202246
20Graham Good166024514
22Colby Lee10000000
24Aaron Snurkowksi10000000
30Russell Kropff12200044
32Jimmy Carroll10000000
34James McConomy10000000
40Riley Swanson130312110
42Devin Palatore11100002
44Drew Shea10000000
50Mac Shea10000010
52Derek Collin10002212

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