Oceanside Beats Hermon 31-28 for Class B Girl’s Gold Ball [STATS/PHOTOS]
The Oceanside Mariners defeated the Hermon Hawks 31-28 in the Class B Girl's State Championship at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Friday night, March 4th to win the Gold Ball.
The Hermon Girls came out in warmups with a purple ribbon on the back with the words Plissey Strong. The shirts were worn in honor of Wendy Plissey, the Aunt of Brooke and Sydney Gallop. Plissey has just been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and we join the Hermon Hawks in wishing her the best in her battle fighting cancer.
Hermon led 11-5 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 17-10 at the end of the 1st Half. The Hawks clung to a 24-23 lead at the end of the 3rd Quarter.
Hermon was led by Maddie Lebel with 13 points. Elizabeth Wyman had 6 points. The Hawks were 5-9 from the free throw line and had 3 3-pointers, 2 by Lebel and 1 by Faith Coombs.
Oceanside was led by Bailey Breen who had 12 points. Audrey Mackie had 8 points. The Mariners were 10-11 from the free throw line, and had 3 3-pointers. Mackie had 2 3's and Emily Sykes had 1 3-pointer.
Oceanside finishes the season unbeaten with a 20-0 record and the Gold Ball.
Hermon finishes the season 19-3 with the Class B runner-up plaque.
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