Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners vs. Ashland Hornets

The Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners defeated the Ashland Hornets Monday morning to earn a semifinal bid in Class D North.

The undefeated Mariners turned in a strong second half to power past the No. 7 Hornets 57-28 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

After a back-and-forth first quarter, the Mariners extended the lead to 24-15 at the half. The No. 2 Mainers pushed the pace in the second half on their way to the win.

Taylor Hardy and Lilian Gray led the Mariners with 14 points each. Kaylee Morey added 10 points for Deer Isle-Stonington.

Jamie Poulin led the Hornets with 11 points.

Deer Isle-Stonington will play Woodland in the semifinals on Thursday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

Ashland finishes the season at 7-12.