The MDI Girl's Basketball team took the long drive to East Machias, to take on the Washington Academy Raiders, but it was well worth it, as they came away with a 72-46 victory to improve to 3-0 on the season.

MDI jumped out to a 14-11 lead in the 1st Quarter as Kelsey Shaw from MDI scored 11 points. Washington Academy's Lauren Raye swished 2 3-pointers for 6 points.

Photo Walter Churchill

In the 2nd Quarter, Shaw added 8 more points to have 19 at the half, as MDI led 27-20. Washington Academy didn't score until 3:50 left in the quarter, when Nicole Mitchell hit a 3-pointer, and then they scored 6 more points in the quarter.

In the 3rd Quarter, both teams scored often, but MDI increased their lead to 49-36. Shaw added 5 points in the quarter, and Molly Carroll had 5 points, and Sierra Tapley had 6 points for the Trojans. Washington Academy's Logan Huckins added 9 points in the quarter, and Raye had another 3-pointer for the Raiders.

Photo Walter Churchill

In the 4th Quarter, MDI ran the floor. Shaw had another 9 points, and Tapley had 6 points.

Kelsey Shaw ended with a game high and season high 33 points for MDI, and Sierra Tapley had 17 points. MDI was 10-15 from the free throw line.

Washington Academy was paced by Logan Huckins with 18 points, and Lauren Raye had 11 points. The Raiders were 12-14 from the free throw line.

MDI is now 3-0 and plays host to Foxcroft Academy on Thursday, December 18th. Washington Academy, now 0-3, plays host to Orono on Friday, December 19th.

Line Score

1

2

3

4

T

MDI Girls

14

13

22

25

74

Washington Academy Girls

11

9

16

10

46

Box Score

MDI

# Name G FGM 2PM 3PM FTM FTA PF PTS
3 Haley Littlefield 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5 Sarah Phelps 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Abbe Miller 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
13 Molly Carroll 1 3 3 0 1 2 1 7
15 Darcy Kanu 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 4
21 Kelsey Shaw 1 13 13 0 7 9 1 33
23 Julianna Cleaves 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
31 Ali Berman 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Sierra Tapley 1 9 9 0 1 2 3 19
35 Sara Norberg 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
43 Keely McConomy 1 2 2 0 1 2 3 5
45 Cassidy Parady 1 1 1 0 2 2 0 4
TOTALS 1 31 31 0 12 17 13 74

Washington Academy

10 Logan Huckins 1 4 4 0 10 11 0 18
11 Lydia Day 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
12 Toni Bridges 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Breanna Day 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
14 Ashley Porter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 River Hodgdon 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 2
20 Paige Richarson 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
24 Nicole Mitchell 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
25 Caitlyn Lyons 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Ryla Steeves 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 4
32 Jaiden Veal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Lauren Raye 1 4 1 3 0 0 0 11
42 Alayna Caricofe 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 4
TOTALS 1 15 11 4 12 14 0 46