The MDI Trojans hung on to beat the Foxcroft Academy Ponies Saturday night, February 3rd 47-45 in Dover Foxcroft. MDI led 46-45 when Foxcroft Academy's  Makenzie Beaudry's shot with 2.5 seconds left went in and out of the basket and then Emily Banks, fouled on the rebound made 1-2 of free throws to give the Trojans the win.

Foxcroft Academy led 15-10 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Avery Nelson had 6 points, Olivia Wesley 4 points, Ainsley Ade 3 points and Makenzie Beaudry had 2 points for the Ponies. For MDI Emily Banks, and Julia Watras had 3 points each and Maddy Good and Maddy Candage had 2 points each.

In the 2nd Quarter MDI outscored Foxcroft Academy 20-7 to take a 30-22 lead at the end of the 1st Half. Candage had 10 points for MDI, Alexis Clarito and Watras had 3 points each and Good and Banks had 2 points each. For the Ponies Beaudry had 3 points, Cassidy Marsh had 2 points and Weasley 1 point.

In the 3rd Quarter, Foxcroft Academy cut MDI's lead to 2 points 39-37 as they outscored MDI 15-9. Beaudry had 8 points, Marsh 4 points and Wesley had a 3-pointer. For MDI Hannah Chamberlain had a 3-pointer and Lindsey McEachern and Watras had 2 points  each.

In the 4th Quarter, Watras had 5 points, Candage 2 points and Banks 1 point for MDI. For Foxcroft Academy Wesley had a 3-pointer, Cailin Seavey 3 points and Beaudry had 2 points.

MDI had 2 players in double figures, Maddy Candage with 16 points and Julia Watras 13 points. The Trojans were 10-18 from the free throw line

Foxcroft Academy was led by Makenzie Beaudry with 16 points and Olivia Wesley had 11 points. The Ponies were 7-11 from the free throw line.

MDI now 13-4 plays at home on Senior Recognition Night  Wednesday, February 7th at 7 PM at MDI. The pregame begins at 6:30 on  AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Foxcroft Academy 4-13 finishes the season at Orono on Monday, February 7th at 7 PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

MDI Girls10209847
Foxcroft Academy Girls15715845


Box Score


3Lindsey McEachern11100012
5Julia Watras144057313
11Lily Cook10000000
13Emily Banks11104836
15Alexis Clarito11101323
21Maddy Good12200014
23Julia Link10000000
25Maddy Candage188000116
33Rachelle Swanson10000000
35Cassie Craig10000000
41Hannah Chamberlain11010023
43Alahna Mild10000000

Foxcroft Academy

1Cassidy Marsh11104436
3Olivia Wesley186212219
11Jemyni True10000000
12Caitlin Seavey11101253
14Ainsley Ade11101143
21Jenna Anderson10000000
22Avery Nelson13300006
23Kiara Prescott10000000
30Ava Rayfield10000000
31Makenzie Beaudry14400228
33Ashley Simko10000000
34Natalie Robinson10000000


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