The Presque Isle Wildcats Boys Basketball Team won their 1st game of the season on Monday night, December 19th beating the John Bapst Crusaders 63-36 at the Cross Insurance Center.

Presque Isle led 16-5 at the end of the 1st Quarter and 29-14 at the end of the 1st Half. The Wildcats led 45-26 at the end of the 3rd Quarter.

Presque Isle was led by Malachi Cummings who had 21 points. Jack Buck finished with 14 points. The Wildcats were 8-16 from the free throw line and had 3 3-pointers on the night. Wyatt Young had 2 3's and Brent Greenlaw had a 3-pointer.

John Bapst was led by Mark Gaetani with 10 points. Jack Mason had 8 points. The Crusaders were 8-17 from the free throw line. Jon Pangburn and Tristen Martin each had a 3-pointer.

John Bapst is now 0-3. The Crusaders will look for their 1st win of the season on Tuesday night, December 20th when they host Houlton at 5:30 p.m.

Presque Isle is 1-2. They travel to play Ellsworth on Thursday, December 22nd at 6:30 p.m.

Thanks to Bob Beatham for the stats

You can nominate someone for the Winter Week 3 High School Athlete of the Week by emailing HERE. Please put High School Athlete of the Week in the subject. Nominations for games December 19th  to December 24th need to be received by December 26th. Then tell us why your nominee is deserving! Let us know specifics! How many goals did she/he score? How many points did she/he score? How fast did they run or throw in the indoor track meet? How fast did they swim in the swim meet?How did they do in the wrestling meet? We also want to know what school they go to! Please send them by Monday night!

We are also looking for reports of High School Basketball,  Hockey, Swimming, Indoor Track and Field, and Wrestling results. If you can email them HERE we will write recaps nightly. We need the score, who scored the goal, and any highlights. You can even text the photo of the golf scoresheet to 207-469-8660

Line Score

  1   2   3   4   T
Presque Isle Boys1613161863
John Bapst Boys59121036


Box Score

Presque Isle

Brent Greenlaw511--
Wyatt Young6-2--
Jasiah Wilson0----
Dawson Beaulieu63---
Brayden Castonguay0----
Benjamin Turner52-12
Jack Boone0----
Malachi Cummings218-58
Eli Mosher0----
Jack Buck146-24
Michael Langley42---
Jack Hallett21--2

John Bapst

Jon Pangburn3-1--
Anes Omar0---1
Nigel Tall0----
Logan McMahon31-12
Jack Mason83-22
Mattia Eberle1--12
Sam Bay21---
Soren Peterson0----
Mark Gaetani103-49
Tristen Martin511-1
Tassallo Wedding42---
Bryce Stengel0----
Camren Barker0----

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