Bangor Girls Hit Free Throws Down the Stretch – Beat Lawrence 62-52 [STATS]
Free throws win games, and the Bangor Girls Basketball Team proved that Thursday night, going 14-20 in the 4th Quarter and beating the Lawrence Bulldogs 62-52 at Red Barry Gym in Bangor on December 22nd.
Bangor jumped out to a 19-9 lead, but then Lawrence outscored Bangor 23-14 in the 2nd Quarter to cut Bangor's lead to just 1 point, 33-32 at the end of the 1st Half. Bangor outscored Lawrence 13-9 in the 3rd Quarter to make it 46-41.
Bangor was led by Abbie Quinn with 25 points. Emmie Streams had 20 points, going 13-20 from the free throw line, and a 3-pointer. Cassidy Ireland had 10 points, including 2 3-pointers. Bangor was 21-33 from the free throw line.
Lawrence was led by Hope Bouchard with 14 points. Alicen Higgins and Bri Poulin each had 10 points. The Bulldogs were 10-13 from the free throw line and had 6 3-pointers. Madalyn Provost, Alicen Higgins and Hope Bouchard each had 2 3-pointers.
Bangor is now 4-0. The Rams play at Hampden Academy against the Broncos on Tuesday, December 27th at 5 p.m.
Lawrence is now 2-2. The Bulldogs travel to Skowhegan to play the River Hawks on Tuesday, December 27th at 6 p.m.
Thanks to Joe Pelletier for the stats
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