It was a tale of quarters as the MDI Trojans Girls Basketball Team outlasted the Oceanside Mariners in Bar Harbor on Saturday afternoon December 16th 62-59. Oceanside outscored MDI 19-6 in the 1st Quarter, MDI outscored Oceanside 25-9 in the 2nd Quarter, Oceanside outscored MDI 19-9 in the 3rd Quarter before MDI outscored Oceanside 22-12 in the final quarter for the victory.

In the 1st Quarter MDI had numerous turnovers as Oceanside jumped out to a 19-6 lead. Gabby Simmons had 6 points with a 3-pointer, Raechel Joyce had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Hannah Moholland had 4 points and Kassidy Robinson and Sara Dorr each had 2 points for the Mariners. For MDI Maddy Candage had 4 points and Emily Banks had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Oceanside 25-9 to take a 31-28 lead at the Half. For MDI Maddy Good had 7 points with 2 3-pointers. Emily Banks and Maddy Candage had 6 points each, Hannah Chamberlain had a 3-pointer, Rachelle Swanson had 2 pints and Julia Watras 1 point for MDI. For Oceanside Gabby Simmons had 4 points, Chloe Jones had 3 points, and Joyce 2 points.

In the 3rd Quarter Oceanside outscored MDI 19-9 to take a 47-40 lead. Joyce had 6 points with 2 3-pointers, Simmons had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Moholland and Hope Butler each had 4 points for the Mariners. For MDI Candage had 3 points, Watras, Banks and Good each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter MDI hit 4 3-pointers. Candage had 7 points including a 3-pointer and 2 free throws with less than 1 minute left to go in the game to give MDI a 3 point lead. Watras and Swanson each had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Good had a 3-pointer and Banks had 2 points before fouling out. For Oceanside Butler had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Simmons had 4 points, Moholland had 2 points and Robinson 1 point.

MDI was led by Maddy Candage with 20 points while Emily Banks and Maddy Good each had 12 points. The Trojans were 7-12 from the free throw line.

Oceanside was led by Gabby Simmons with 19 points while Raechel Joyce had 13 points and Hannah Moholland had 10 points. The Mariners were 15-23 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 3-0 and will play host to Washington Academy on Monday, December 18th with the tipoff at 7PM and pregame starting at 6:45PM on AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Oceanside is now 1-2 and will play at Camden Hills on Wednesday, December 20th at 7PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!


Line Score

Oceanside Girls199191259
MDI Girls62592262


Box Score


4Molly Gould10000010
5Hannah Moholland133044210
11Hope Butler14310029
12Abby Veilleux10000000
13Gabby Simmons1532710219
14Grace Woodman10000000
20Kassidy Robinson11101433
25Kalli Grover10000000
31Rachel Joyce141323213
32Sara Dorr11100022
33Chloe Jones11101203
50Annaliese Poisson10000000


3Lindsey McEachern10000010
5Julia Watras13211238
11Lily Cook10000000
13Emily Banks155023512
15Alexis Clarito10000030
21Maddy Good141313212
23Julia Link10000000
25Maddy Candage187134120
33Rachelle Swanson13210037
35Cassie Craig10000000
41Hannah Chamberlain11010013
43Alahna Mild10000000

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