MDI Girls Upset Caribou 49-47 [STATS]
The MDI Girls came into the game with the Caribou Vikings in 10th place with a 6-6 needing that signature win...They left Caribou with that win, beating the 10-2 Caribou Vikings, 49-47 in Caribou on Friday afternoon, January 27th.
The game was tied 11-11 at the end of the 1st Quarter and the Vikings had a 20-19 lead at the end of the 1st Half. The score was deadlocked 32-32 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
MDI had 3 players in double-figures. Sophia Brophy had 14 points to lead the Trojans followed by Mollie Gray with 13 points and Lexi Tozier with 12 points. Both Lexi and Mollie had 3-pointers. The Trojans were 9-15 from the free throe line.
Caribou was led by Madelyn Deprey with a game-high 16 points, despite sitting out the majority of the 3rd Quarter with foul trouble. Carly Morrow had 11 points. Deprey and Madelyn Morrow each had 2 3's, 2hile Carly Morrow chipped in 1 3-pointer. The Vikings were 8-16 from the free throw line.
MDI is now 7-6 and will play Presque Isle in Presque Isle on Saturday, January 28th at 1 p.m. That game will be broadcast on AM 1370 WDEA with the pregame starting at 12:45. The game may also be heard on WDEA Internet Radio, on our free downloadable APP and on any Alexa enabled device.
Caribou is now 10-3. They will host the Ellsworth Eagles on Saturday, January 28th at 11:30 a.m.
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