#1 Southern Aroostook to Play for Gold Ball After Beating Machias 78-46 [STATS & PHOTOS]
The #1 Southern Aroostook Warriors will hope to bring home the Gold Ball again, after beating Machias 78-46 in the Class D North Regional Finals on Saturday, February 25th. The Warriors drained 14 3-pointers in the game
Southern Aroostook took a 24-5 1st Quarter lead, and never looked back. They led 39-14 at the end of the 1st Half and 58-26 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
Southern Aroostook was led by Dylan Burpee with 25 points including 5 3-pointers. Drake Weston had 22 points with 6 3-pointers, including 1 at the end of the 1st Half. Graham Siltz had 17 points with a 3-pointr. Trafton Russell and Brennan Burpee each had a 3-pointer. The Warriors were 4-7 from the free throw line.
Machias was led by Shane Feeney and Kason Ferguson who each finished with 12 points.. Kason Ferguson had 2 3-pointers. The Bulldogs were 10-11 from the free throw line.
Machias' season comes to an end with a 16-5 record.
Southern Aroostook remains perfect on the season and are 21-0. They will play either Forest Hills or Valley in the State Class D Championship game in Bangor on Saturday, March 4th at 2:45 p.m. Southern Aroostook beat Forest Hills in 2022.
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Southern Aroostook - Machias Boys Class D Regional Final