Sumner Girls Beat Shead 61-31 in Battle of Tigers [STATS]
The Sumner Girls Basketball Team beat Shead 61-31 in Eastport on Monday, January 9th in the Battle of the Tigers.
Sumner took an early 18-6 lead at the end of the 1st Quarter and then doubled up Shead in the 2nd Quarter 22-11 to lead 40-17 at the end of the 1st Half. Sumner outscored Shead 14-2 in the 3rd Quarter to lead 54-19.
Sumner was led by Breanna Flaherty with a game-high 27 points. Brooklyn Newenham had 8 points. Alana Welch, Brooklyn Newenham and Jenna Colby all hit 3's for Sumner. Sumer was 2-18 from the free throw line.
Shead was led by Jenna Suddy who had 14 points including 2 3-pointers. Linsey Donahe had 7 points. Shead was 13-25 from the free throw line.
The Sumner Girls are now 3-4. They continue their season on the road on Thursday, January 12th when they travel to play Woodland at 6:30 p.m.
Shead now 0-6 will look for their 1st win when they host Deer Isle-Stonington on Tuesday, January 10th at 4 p.m.
You can nominate someone for the Winter Week 6 High School Athlete of the Week by emailing HERE. Please put High School Athlete of the Week in the subject. Nominations for games January 8 - 14 need to be received by January 16th. 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!
Tuesday we will then compile the nominees and it will be your turn to choose the winner! You can then cast your votes, and voting will close Thursday night at 11:59 p.m. We will then announce the winner online and on air on Friday each week!
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 scoresheets to 207-469-8660.