Maine High School Basketball Tournament 2019: Thursday Schedule, Scores + Highlights
Jonesport-Beals Advances With Win Over Houlton Christian [BOYS]
The Jonesport-Beals Royals turned relentless defensive pressure into points on their way to a semifinal win over Greater Houlton Christian Academy on Thursday.
The No. 2 Royals forced 22 GHCA turnovers in the contest, which ended with a 66-53 score at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
Kaiden Crowley led the Royals with 18 points. Sophomore Alvin Beal scored 15 points, and junior Ryan Alley had 15.
"We want revenge after last year," Crowley said after the game. "We want to get to the next level." >>FULL STORY>>
Schenck Ousts Top-seed Woodland To Advance To North Final [BOYS]
The Schenck Wolverines punched their ticket to Championship Saturday after upsetting the defending regional champion Woodland Dragons Thursday in Bangor.
When the buzzer sounded, the No. 4 Wolverines came away with a 50-44 win over the top-seed Dragons in a tight game at the Cross Insurance Center.
It was revenge for Schenck, who lost to Woodland in the 2018 semifinals. It also removed a monkey from the back of the Wolverines, who failed to get past the semifinals in the past three years.
Travis Thompson led all scorers with 21 points for Schenck. Kaden Hannan had nine points, and Colby Hannan added eight points. >>FULL STORY>>
Deer Isle-Stonington Punches Ticket To North Final [GIRLS]
The Deer-Isle Stonington Mariners came roaring back late in the fourth quarter to overtake the Woodland Dragons and earn themselves a spot in the Class D North final on Saturday.
The No. 2 Mariners were able distance themselves from the No. 3 Dragons in the final minutes to come away with a 51-44 win Thursday night at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
Sophomore Kaylee Morey led the unbeaten Mariners with 18 points. Lillian Gray added 12 points. Brienna Limeburner added eight points, including key free throws in the final minutes. >>FULL STORY>>
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
Cross Insurance Center, Bangor
CLASS D NORTH SEMIFINALS
No. 2 Jonesport-Beals 66 def. No. 3 Houlton Christian 53 [BOYS]*
No. 4 Schenck 50 def. No. 1 Woodland 44 [BOYS]*
No. 2 Deer Isle-Stonington 51 def. No. 3 Woodland 44 [GIRLS]*
No.1 Southern Aroostook 49 def. No. 4 Schenck 32 [GIRLS]*
Augusta Civic Center, Augusta
CLASS C SOUTH SEMIFINALS
No. 3 NYA 55 def. No. 2 Winthrop 34 [GIRLS]
No. 1 Boothbay 55 def. No. 13 Madison 23 [GIRLS]
No. 3 Hall Dale 65 def. No. 2 Waynflete 58 [BOYS]
No. 1 Winthrop 68 def. No. 5 Traip 25 [BOYS]
Cross Insurance Arena, Portland
CLASS B SOUTH SEMIFINALS
No. 3 Freeport 49 def. No. 7 Cape Elizabeth 32 [GIRLS]
No. 1 Gray 48 def. No. 5 Wells 34 [GIRLS]
No. 3 Cape Elizabeth 64 def. No. 2 Maranacook 61 [BOYS]
No. 1 Wells 49 def. No. 4 Gray 37 [BOYS]