The MDI Trojans Boys Basketball Team took a 19-13 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and never looked back en route to their 13th win of the season with a 62-32 victory over the Foxcroft Academy Ponies on Saturday night, February 3rd.

In the 1st Quarter Derek Collin scored 8 points, Finn McConomy had 5 points, with a 3-pointer, Colby Lee had 4 points with a 3-pointer  and Eli Parady had 2 points for MDI. For Foxcroft Academy Drew Dankert had 5 points with a 3-pointer, Cameron Marsh and Matt Spooner each had a 3-pointer and Hyatt Smith had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter, MDI outscored 14-8 to take a 33-21 lead at the end of the 1st Half. For MDI Drew Shea had 4 points, McConomy and Alden Fournier each had a 3-pointer and Brett Duley and Collin had 2 points. For Foxcroft Academy Dankert, Josh Reed, Marsh and Jeremy Richard each had 2 points.

The Trojans increased their lead to 20 points at the end of the 3rd  Quarter 46-26 holding the Ponies to just 5 points in the Quarter. Dane Vanzura had 4 points, McConomy had his 3rd 3-pointer and Lee, Collin and Shea each had  2 points for MDI. For Foxcroft Academy Richard, and Smith each had 2 points and Dankert went 1-2 from the free throw line.

In the 4th Quarter Brett Duley had 5 points with a 3-pointer for the Trojans. McConomy, Collin, Vanzura, Shea and Parady each had 2 points for MDI and Erik Merchant went 1-2 from the free throw line. For Foxcrft Academy Caleb Crocker and Ryan Laffin each had a 3-pointer.

MDI was led by Derek Collin with 14 points and Finn McConomy had 13 points. MDI was 6-10 from the free throw line.

Foxcroft Academy was led by Drew Dankert with 8 points. The Ponies were 3-8 from the free throw line.

MDI now 13-3 has 2 games remaining. They play at home on Tuesday, February 6th at 7 PM against the Old Town Coyotes and then close out the regular season on Thursday, February 8th at 7 PM on Senior Recognition Night against the Ellsworth Eagles. Both games will be broadcast on  AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device

Foxcroft Academy 7-9 plays host to Ellsworth on Monday, February 5th at 7 PM. That game will be broadcast on  AM 1370 WDEA, WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device with the pregame starting at 6:45 PM.

Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos

Line Score

1234T
MDI Boys1914131662
Foxcroft Academy Ponies Boys1385632

 

Box Score

MDI

#NameGFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPFPTS
10Andrew Phelps10000000
12Finn McConomy152300213
20Brett Duley13210017
22Colby Lee12111216
24Alden Fournier11010003
30Nick Duley10000000
32Derek Collin166022114
34Dane Vanzura13300036
40Erik Merchant10001221
42Steven Pierce10000000
44Drew Shea13302218
50Eli Parady12200224
54Owen Mild10000000
TOTALS1251966101362

Foxcroft Academy

#NameGFGM2PM3PMFTMFTAPFPTS
3Jeremy Richard11102204
5Caleb Crocker11010003
10Cameron Marsh12110005
11Josh Reed11100032
12Sam Harmon-Weeks10000000
14Matthew Spooner11010003
15Michael Niles10000000
23Hyatt Smith12200014
24Drew Dankert13211208
31Logan Martin10000010
33Lucas Ames10000010
34Jed Dean10000100
40Luke Stedman10000210
44Ryan Laffin11010113
TOTALS1127538832