The Mount View basketball teams — in addition to the Searsport boys — were in action on the courts on Friday, Dec. 14 as the Waldo County court squads were in search of early-season wins.

And, by day’s end, the Viking boys did just that, while the Mustangs came up short.

The Viking boys posted a 47-19 win over Penquis of Milo, one day after the Viking girls also netted a win over the Patriots.

The Mustang boys and girls each remained winless as they fell to Old Town, with the boys dropping a 58-48 decision in Old Town and the girls a 32-22 loss in Thorndike.

The following is a recap of reported results:

Boys basketball

Searsport 47, Penquis 19

At Searsport Dec. 14, the Vikings held the Patriots to one first-half field goal and surged to a lopsided win. Searsport led 11-2, 17-3 and 32-11 at the quarter breaks.

Colby Snow finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds for Searsport, while Charlie Spiegel added 10 points and 10 rebounds; Isaiah Runci, 11 points, Aaron Wiley, five; George Dakin, four; Chase Brassbridge, three; and Gabe Kneeland and Josh Wright, one.

Corbin Cyr and Zak Mills scored six points for Penquis, while Jeremy Martin, Alvin Robishaw and Cameron Bailey added two and Jake Baker one.

The Vikings were 7-of-13 (54 percent) from the foul line, while the Patriots were 1-of-6 (17 percent).

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class C North, Searsport (2-0, 1.6667 points) is eighth, while Houlton (4-0, 7.5926 points) is first in the 20-team region. The top 14 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Old Town 58, Mount View 48

At Old Town Dec. 14, the Coyotes pounced on the Mustangs early and earned the victory. Old Town led 17-3, 22-20 and 35-29 at the quarter breaks.

Neal Kenney poured in 27 points to lead Mount View, while Kyle Noble and Draedyn Furrow added six; Brennan Grant, five; and Matt Overlock, three.

Dominic Mitchell scored 18 points to lead Old Town, while Michael Brown added 13; Matt Seymour, 10; Jacob Cyr, six; Sam Magoon, four; Bryce Richards, three; and Colby Archer, two.

The Mustangs were 4-of-15 (27 percent) from the foul line, while the Coyotes were 16-of-27 (59 percent). Mount View netted eight 3-pointers, six by Kenney and one by Grant and Furrow.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (0-3, no points) is 15th, while Orono (3-0, 6.9753 points) is first in the 16-team region. The top 11 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Girls basketball

Old Town 32, Mount View 22

At Thorndike Dec. 14, the Coyotes emerged with a win over the Mustangs in a low-scoring affair. Old Town led 13-6, 20-9 and 28-14 at the quarter breaks.

Shala Davis netted 15 points for the ‘Stangs, while Hannah Coolen added three and Sophia King and Alex Fountain two.

Alexis Thibodeau scored 14 points for the Coyotes, while Hannah Richards added nine; Sydney Loring, four; Maddy Emerson, three; and Claudia Damboise, two.

Mount View was 7-of-10 (70 percent) from the foul line, while Old Town was 6-of-12 (50 percent). Coolen hit the lone 3-pointer for Mount View.

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (0-3, no points) is 14th, while Waterville (3-0, 4.0741 points) is first in the 16-team region. The top 11 teams qualify for the playoffs.

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