The MDI Boy's Basketball Team advanced to the Class B Northern Regional Finals on Saturday, February 25th at 3:45 PM with an impressive 48-38 victory over the Central Red Devils on Wednesday afternoon February 22nd.

MDI jumped out to a 17-7 lead in the 1st Quarter. Andrew Phelps had 7 points with 2 3-pointers and Riley Swanson drained 2 3-pointers for 6 points for the Trojans. Graham Good and Mac Shea each chipped in 2 points for the Trojans in the Quarter. For Central Adrew Speed had a 3-pointer and Caleb Shaw and Ethan Mailman each had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter, Central outscored MDI 8-2 to cut the lead to 19-15. Micah Ward and Ethan Mailman  hit 3-pointers for Central while Dylan Gray had 2 points. For MDI Russell Kropff had their lone 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter MDI came out and played uptempo, and outscored Central 17-9 to take a 36-24 lead. Riley Swanson had 8 points, with a 3-pointer, Mac Shea had 3 points and Drew Rich, Graham Good and Russell Kropff all had 2 points for the Trojans. For Central Andrew Speed, Micah Ward and Dylan Gray each had a 3-pointer.

In the 4 Quarter, MDI extended their lead, leading by as many as 15. In the Quarter Graham Good had 6 points, Riley Swanson hit his 4th 3-pointer of the game and Andrew Phelps had 3 points for the Trojans. For Central, Caleb Shaw had 6 points, Ethan Mailman had 5 points with a 3-pointer and Dylan Gray had a 3-pointer.

MDI was led by Riley Swanson who had a game high 17 points. Andrew Phelps and Graham Good each had 10 points. MDI was 4-8 from the free throw line.

Central was led by Ethan Mailman with 10 points while Caleb Shaw and Dylan Gray each had 8 points. Central was 4-4 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 17-3 and will play Orono , who beat Hermon in semifinals 52-41,  in the finals Saturday, February 25th at 3:45. You can hear the game with the pregame starting at 3:30 on AM 1370 WDEA, on our free downloadable APP sponsored by First National Bank and on WDEA Internet Radio.

Central ends their season at 16-4.

Line Score

Central Boys7891438
MDI Boys172171248


Box Score


0Gavin Caron10000000
10Andrew  Speed13120028
12Caleb Shaw11104436
14Micah Ward12020036
20Dylan Ham10000000
24Michael Kelley10000000
30Colby Waters10000000
32James Doucette10000000
34Dylan Gray13120018
40Ethan Mailman142200310
42Faye Brom00000000
44Cameron Boyles10000000


10Andrew Phelps12112417
12Gus Reeves10000220
14Drew Rich11100022
20Graham Good165100213
22Colby Lee10000000
24Aaron Snurkowksi10000000
30Russell Kropff12200014
32Jimmy Carroll10000000
34James McConomy10000000
40Riley Swanson162411017
42Devin Palatore10000000
44Drew Shea10000000
50Mac Shea12201115
52Derek Collin10000000

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