The #1 unbeaten Houlton Shiretowners beat the defending Class C State Champion Penquis Patriots Friday afternoon, February 21st in the Class C Semifinal 60-44 and will now take on the #3 Lee Academy Pandas Saturday night on Championship Saturday for the Class C Eastern Maine Championship.

Photojournalist Anna Travers was at the Cross Insurance Center and she took these photos

Houlton's #24 Nick Guiod dives for the ball as #12 Elyjah Crockett and Pequis #20 Trevor Lyford look on. (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Penquis' #20 Trevor Lyford shoots over #42 Kyle Bouchard and #24 Nick Guiod (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
A Houlton player shoots over Penquis players in the Class C Eastern Maine Semifinals (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Penquis' #24 Colton Larrabee and Houlton's #2 Isaac Cone chase after a loose ball (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Houlton's #2 Isaac Cone Shoots against Penguis (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Houlton's #20 Kyle Bouchard shoots over Penquis #40 Cody Cobb (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Houlton's #20 stretches for a rebound against Penquis (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Houlton and Penquis battle for a rebound (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Houlton's #24 Nick Guiod shoots over #24 Penquis Colton Larrabee (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)
Houlton's #24 Nick Guiod dribbles past Penquis #20 Trevor Lyford (2/21/14 Photo Courtesy Anna Travers)