Belfast Girls Top Bucksport 35-18 [STATS]
The Belfast Lions Girls Basketball Team defeated Bucksport 35-18 in Belfast on the opening night of the 2022-23 season.
Belfast led 5-2 at the end of the 1st Quarter, and 15-7 at the end of the 1st Half. The Lions led 26-10 at the end of the 3rd Quarter
Belfast was led by Maddie Deans with 9 points while Danica Gray had 7 points. The Lions were 2-5 from the free throw line. 21 of Belfast's points came from beyond the 3-point arc. Deans had 3 3's, Gray had 2 3's. Peyton Wadsworth and Halle Tripp each added a 3-pointer.
Bucksport was led by Addison Goss with 8 points and Mercedes Taungatua had 5 points. The Golden Bucks were 1-7 from the free throw line. Makayla Miller had a 3-pointer.
Belfast 1-0, play at home against Mt. View on Tuesday, December 13th at 6:30 p.m.
Bucksport 0-1 plays next at GSA in Blue Hill on Tuesday, December 13th at 6:30. Bucksport's first 4 games are all on the road.
Thanks to Rich Rotella for sending the stats.
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