High school boys and girls basketball

Plenty of weekend court action for Waldo County squads

Viking boys, Eagle girls prevail as regular season heads down home stretch
By Staff | Jan 27, 2014

Waldo County high school basketball squads were otherwise disappointed over the weekend, with only two of the eight competing squads netting victories.

The Islesboro girls and Searsport boys were the lone area squads to cement wins over the weekend, while the Islesboro, Belfast and Mount View boys, along with the Searsport, Belfast and Mount View girls, all fell in their respective contests.

The following is a recap of recently-reported results:

Girls basketball

Islesboro 33, Hyde School 19

At Bath Jan. 25, the Eagles prevailed over the Phoenix by 14 points. Islesboro led 8-7, 14-13 and 20-17 at the quarter breaks.

Kayla Pendleton and Eleanor Snyder netted eight points for the Eagles, while Autumn Johnson added seven; Callie Cook, six; and Krystal Randlett, four.

Diamond Brown scored eight points for the Phoenix, while Emma Dubrovsky added six; Carolyn Brown, three; and Lutes Bartlett, two.

Islesboro netted 5-of-10 (50 percent) free-throw attempts, while Hyde converted 5-of-6 (83 percent).

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Western Class D, Islesboro (10-4, 29.3015 points) is fourth, while Forest Hills of Jackman (16-0, 72.8136 points) is first in the 15-team region. The top 10 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Penobscot Valley 40, Searsport 33

At Howland Jan. 24, the Vikings got out to an early lead, but could not hold it as the Howlers came away with the win. Searsport led 10-6 after the first quarter, while Penobscot Valley led 14-12 at halftime and 27-20 after three quarters.

Briana Grant scored 10 points for Searsport, while Anna Bucklin added seven; Melinda Ogden and Alicen Brooks, six; and Kelli Gibbs and Brittany Ward, two.

Molly McGinn scored 24 points for Penobscot Valley, while Sami Dreland added 13; Liz McKinnon, two; and Amy Hallett, one.

The Vikings were 3-of-4 (75 percent) from the foul line, while the Howlers were 5-of-13 (38 percent).

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Western Class D, Searsport (11-3, 55.1698 points) is second, while Forest Hills of Jackman (16-0, 72.8136 points) is first in the 15-team region. The top 10 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Winslow 51, Mount View 35

At Winslow Jan. 24, the Black Raiders pulled away from the 'Stangs in the second half and picked up the 16-point win. The squads were tied 14-14 after the first eight minutes, while Winslow led 27-20 at halftime and 38-25 after three quarters.

Alyssa Wood scored 13 points for Winslow, while Heather Kervin added 11; Hannah Doble, eight; Devin Fitzgibbons, five; Delaney Wood, four; Cora LeClair, three; Hayley Pottle and Meg Nadeau, two; and Liz Pullen, one.

Courtney Morse scored 11 points for Mount View, while Jenni Nadeau added 10; Ashlee Spaulding, Aleesha Spaulding and Halle Reynolds, three; Meri Picard and Brooke Tripp, two; and Austyn Thomas, one.

Mount View netted 4-of-11 (36 percent) from the foul line, while Winslow netted 17-of-29 (59 percent).

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Mount View (3-12, 3.2407 points) is tied for 17th, while Presque Isle (16-0, 114.0432 points) is first in the 19-team region. The top 13 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Boys basketball

Searsport 71, Penobscot Valley 39

At Howland Jan. 24, the Vikings had no trouble with the Howlers and picked up the win. Searsport led 12-6, 31-16 and 50-29 at the quarter breaks.

Troy Reynolds scored 27 points for the winners, while Jake Powell added 12; Bryce Shorey, 11; Kyle Moore and Barrett Grant, seven; Eric Phillips, five; and Dylon Grant, two.

Grant Doane scored 11 points for the Howlers, while Bryce Carter added nine; Jarrett Priest and Thomas Spencer, seven; Levi Thompson and Jaden Foster, two; and Jacob Whitten, one.

The Vikings were 8-of-16 (50 percent) from the foul line, while the Howlers were 9-of-24 (37 percent).

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Western Class D, Searsport (3-11, 6.3194 points) is 13th, while Forest Hills of Jackman (15-1, 58.6456 points) is first in the 16-team region. The top 11 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Winslow 70, Mount View 45

At Thorndike Jan. 24, the Black Raiders had no trouble with the Mustangs and prevailed by 25 points. Winslow led 24-14, 36-22 and 59-34 at the quarter breaks.

Emmett Shell scored nine points for the 'Stangs, while Kenny McGray added seven; Nathan Wren and Joey Danna, six; Bryan Jungels and Tyler Ripley, four; Mikey Hustus and Brody Gibbs, three; and Steven Davis and Cole Hannan, two.

Justin Martin scored 24 points for the Black Raiders, while Trevor Lovely added 20; Nason Lanphear, seven; Dakota Herman, five; Colby Robertson, four; Connor Wildes, three; and Bobby Chenard and Justin Kervin, two.

Mount View netted 2-of-4 (50 percent) free throws, while Winslow converted 8-of-14 (57 percent).

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Mount View (6-9, 14.0741 points) is 14th, while Oceanside of Rockland/Thomaston (12-2, 94.2901 points) is first in the 19-team region. The top 13 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Nokomis 54, Belfast 38

At Newport Jan. 24, the Warriors prevailed by 16 points over the visiting Lions. Nokomis led 14-6, 23-16 and 40-19 at the quarter breaks.

Korey Doolan and Zavier Roman had 15 points for Belfast, while Asa Lewis added four; and Jordan Bickford and Rory Ambrose, two.

Andrew Cartwright scored 20 points for Nokomis, while Jake Winslow added 12; Zach Ramsdell, nine; Sam Brown, eight; Noah Kershner, three; and Devin Haas, two.

The Lions were 7-of-12 (58 percent) from the charity stripe, while the Warriors were 1-of-2 (50 percent).

In the Maine Principals' Association Heal Point Standings for Eastern Class B, Belfast (1-13, 6.4815 points) is 15th, while Oceanside of Rockland/Thomaston (12-2, 94.2901 points) is first in the 19-team region. The top 13 teams qualify for the playoffs.

 

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