#6 MDI Girls Defeat #11 Belfast 54-40 [STATS & PHOTOS]
The #6 MDI Girls Basketball Team defeated #11 Belfast 54-40 on Tuesday night, February 14th at Bernard Parady Gymnasium to advance to the Quarterfinals at the Cross Insurance Center on Friday against #3 Ellsworth.
MDI led at the end of the 1st Quarter 14-7 and then led 31-18 at the end of the 1st Half. The Trojans led 45-33 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
MDI was led by Lexie Tozier with 17 points. Mollie Gray had 12 points with a 3-pointer. Emma Simard had 9 points, draining 3 3-pointers. Alexsandra Hanley hit a 3-pointer. MDI was 5-9 from the free throw line.
Belfast was led by Julie Darres with 12 points while Audri Goodwin had 10 points. Danica Gray and Halle Tripp each had 2 3-pointers for the Lions, while Jaiden Philbrook also had a 3-pointer. The Lions were 4-8 from the free throw line.
Belfast's season comes to an end with the loss and a 9-10 record.
MDI is now 11-8 and will play #3 Ellsworth, to begin Tourney 2023 on Friday, February 17th at 4 p.m. from the Cross Insurance Center. We will broadcast that game on AM 1370 WDEA, with the pregame starting at 3:45. The game will also be broadcast on our free downloadable APP, on WDEA Internet Radio and on any Alexa enabled device
Thanks to Walter Churchill for the photos!