New Orono Red Riots coach Ed Kohtala has his team off to a 3-0 start to the season and next on the schedule is a matchup with Old Town tonight.

It's the second game of tonight's Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket Thursday doubleheader. The Riots and Coyotes girls teams play at 6:30pm followed by the boys matchup.

Kohtala is his Riots own wins over Ellsworth, John Bapst and Winslow. That gives Orono enough Heal Points to sit #1 in Class B North.

Veteran coach Tim Thornton coaches the (1-3) Old Town Coyotes. They are coming off a six point loss to John Bapst Tuesday night.

Class B - North
Ranking by Tournament Index HEAL POINT STANDINGS
TEAMS W L Preliminary
Index
Tournament
Index
1. Orono H.S. 3 0 6.3333 8.1481
2. Caribou H.S. 2 2 4.0000 7.7160
3. Mt. Desert Isl. H.S. 3 1 6.3333 6.9753
4. Hermon H.S. 3 0 6.3333 5.6173
5. Oceanside H.S. 3 1 6.4444 5.3704
6. Ellsworth H.S. 2 1 4.1111 4.4444
7. MCI 4 0 8.4444 3.8889
8. Foxcroft Acad. 1 2 2.1111 3.5185
9. John Bapst Mem. H.S. 3 1 6.3333 2.9012
10. Presque Isle H.S. 2 1 4.2222 2.7778
11. Washington Acad. 2 3 4.0000 1.1111
12. Winslow H.S. 2 2 4.2222 1.1111
13. Old Town H.S. 1 3 2.1111 0.5556
14. Belfast Area H.S. 0 4 1.0000 0.0000
15. Mount View H.S. 0 4 1.0000 0.0000
16. Waterville Sr. HS 0 4 1.0000 0.0000
Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket Photo Orono HS Coach John Donato

The girls matchup features John Donato's Red Riots against Old Town. Donato is in his second year at Orono but is the winningest active girls coach in the state with 525 victories in 40+ years of coaching. The (1-2) Riots are led by senior Lauren Melanson, averaging 13 points a game.

The (3-1) Coyotes are coming off a 53-43 over John Bapst last night. Sophomore Hannah Richards scored 24 points in that game. Her mother, Heather, is the head coach. The Coyotes are a very young team that is off to a fast start to the season.

Class B - North
Ranking by Tournament Index HEAL POINT STANDINGS
TEAMS W L Preliminary
Index
Tournament
Index
1. Waterville Sr. HS 4 0 8.5556 7.1605
2. Mt. Desert Isl. H.S. 3 0 6.3333 5.3086
3. Winslow H.S. 4 0 8.4444 4.6296
4. Old Town H.S. 3 1 6.3333 4.0123
5. Ellsworth H.S. 2 1 4.1111 1.7284
6. MCI 3 1 6.3333 1.6667
7. Orono H.S. 1 2 2.1111 1.1728
8. Hermon H.S. 2 0 4.2222 1.1111
9. Presque Isle H.S. 2 0 4.2222 1.1111
10. John Bapst Mem. H.S. 1 3 2.1111 0.5556
11. Oceanside H.S. 1 3 2.2222 0.5556
12. Belfast Area H.S. 0 4 1.0000 0.0000
13. Caribou H.S. 0 3 1.0000 0.0000
14. Foxcroft Acad. 0 2 1.0000 0.0000
15. Mount View H.S. 0 4 1.0000 0.0000
16. Washington Acad. 0 3 1.0000 0.0000

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