The John Bapst Girls Basketball Team exploded for 22 points in the 3rd Quarter and beat the Bucksport Golden Bucks 51-19 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday, January 15th for their 1st victory of the season.

The Crusaders led 12-4 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 20-11 at the end of the 1st Half. Then on the strength of 3 3-pointers Bapst outscored John Bapst 22-5 in the decisive 3rd Quarter to take a 42-16 lead.

John Bapst was led by Claire Gaetani with 18 points. Lillian Higgins had 6 points. The Crusaders were 10-20 from the free throw line and had 5 3-pointers in the game. Gaetani had 3 3-pointers and Jayden Schoppee and Jane Wu also added a 3-pointer each.

Bucksport was led by Makalya Miller with 6 points while Jetta Shook had 5 points. The Golden Bucks were 2-13 from the free throw line. They sank 3 3-pointers with Miller having 2 of them and Rylee Coombs the other 3-pointer.

Thanks to Bob Beatham for the stats

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John Bapst is 1-8 on the season and weather permitting is scheduled to play at Orono on Monday, January 17th.

Bucksport is 2-7 on the season and weather permitting is scheduled to play at Orono on Monday, January 17th.

Line Score

1234T
Bucksport Girls475319
John Bapst Girls12822951

Box Score

Bucksport

#NamePTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTA
1Samantha Cyr100014
3Makenzie Nault000000
4Makayla Miller620200
10Jetta Shook522012
11Faith Vincent000000
21Rylee Coombs310101
23Kaitlyn Flannery422002
32Makenzie Brooks000002
33Jayden Tripp000000
50Mercedes Taungatua000002
TOTALS19743213

John Bapst

#NamePTSFGM2PM3PMFTMFTA
3Jenna Perkins000000
5Kylie Dempsey100012
10Jamey Satterfield000000
11Jayden Schoppee510122
12Lauren Hogan211000
14Lillian Higgins633002
20Jane Wu310100
22Kaylee Horr522012
23Claire Gaetani1863336
24Oona Sacararidiz000000
25Ariana Cross933036
32Kendra Fournier000000
34Sophia Ward000000
40Brynn Schroder211000
TOTALS51181351020