The MDI Trojans knew that to win they would have to keep Foxcroft Academy's Hunter Smith in check. Smith, the reigning Big East Boy's Player of the Week was held to just 4 points in the first Quarter, but then took over the game, as Foxcroft Academy defeated MDI 62-53.

MDI led 13-11 at the end of the 1st Quarter. Smith had 4 point for Foxcroft as did Nick Clawson. The Ponies made 7-8 free throws in the first quarter. For MDI Gus Reeves had a 3-pointer, James O'Donnell had 4 points, and Andrew Phelps, Aaron Snurkowski and Devin Parlatore each had 2 points.

In the 2nd Quarter it was Hunter Smith time. Smith had 15 points, including 2 3-pointers. Dylan Harmon-Weeks had 4 points, as Foxcroft Academy outscored MDI 22-10 to take a 33-23 lead. MDI received 2 points from Phelps, Reeves, Drew Rich, Snurkowski, and Parlatore.

At the end of the 3rd Quarter, Foxcroft Academy led 46-32.Smith had 10 more points for the Ponies and Nick Clawson has 2 points as did Drew Dankert. For MDI Riley Swanson had a 3-pointer and Reeves, Graham Good, and Snurkowski each had 2 points.

In the 4th Quarter, MDI mounted a comeback, and got within 3 points, but couldn't get any closer, as Foxcroft Academy hit their free throws. In the 4th Quarter Graham Good had 13 points for MDI and Snurkowski had 5 points including a 3-pointer and Swanson had a 3-pointer. For the Ponies, they were 14-16 from the free throw line in the quarter.

For Foxcroft Academy they were led by Hunter Smith with a game high 33 points. Dylan Harmon Weeks had 11 points. The Ponies were 26-36 from the free throw line.

For MDI they were led by Graham Good with 15 points, and Aaron Snurkowski had 11 points. The Trojans were 11-12  from the free throw line.

MDI is now 4-7 and next plays at Washington Academy on Friday January 16th at 7 PM in a game that will be broadcast on AM 1370 and WDEA Internet Radio.

Foxcroft Academy is 5-6 and plays host to Caribou on Saturday, January 17th at 4:30

 

Line Score

1

2

3

4

T

Foxcroft Academy Ponies Boys

11

22

13

16

62

MDI Boys

13

10

9

21

53

Box Score

Foxcroft Academy

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
1 Nick Clawson 1 2 2 0 4 7 2 8
2 Phillip Pleninger 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Isaiah Kennell 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
11 Kevin Xu 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Dylan Harmon-Weeks 1 2 2 0 7 10 1 11
21 Nick Dyer 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Drew Smith 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Drew Dankert 1 1 1 0 3 4 2 5
30 Hunter Smith 1 9 7 2 7 7 3 27
35 Riley Richards 1 1 1 0 4 5 1 6
41 Max Santagata 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
42 Alex Hung 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 Sean Cody 1 2 2 0 1 3 0 5
TOTALS 1 17 15 2 26 36 13 62

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
10 Andrew Phelps 1 1 1 0 2 2 0 4
12 Gus Reeves 1 3 2 1 0 0 1 7
14 Drew Rich 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 2
20 Graham Good 1 4 4 0 7 7 5 15
22 Colby Lee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Aaron Snurkowski 1 4 3 1 2 3 4 11
30 Russell Kropff 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
32 Aaron Boumil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 Riley Swanson 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 6
42 Devin Parlatore 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
44 Jake Boumil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
50 James O'Donnell 1 2 2 0 0 0 3 4
TOTALS 1 19 15 4 11 12 23 53