Final Crabtree Point Standings

Belfast, Medomak Valley, Oceanside to tackle postseason football

Mount View, Camden Hills finish fall campaigns
By Staff | Oct 28, 2019

Augusta — The final regular-season touchdowns have been scored and quarterback sacks registered for Midcoast high school football teams.

And, for three of the five area squads, the dream of a state championship continues with the playoffs set to begin.

Belfast, Oceanside of Rockland and Medomak Valley of Waldoboro move on to the postseason, while Mount View and Camden Hills will turn in their jerseys for the offseason.

The following is a breakdown of the final Maine Principals' Association Crabtree Point Standings and, if applicable, playoff games:

In Class C North, Belfast (5-3, 103.7698 points) finished fifth, Oceanside (4-4, 100.0000 points) sixth and Medomak Valley (3-5, 89.0625 points) eighth. Winslow (7-1, 131.2500 points) finished first in the 11-team region. The top eight teams qualify for the playoffs, thus, the Lions, Mariners and Panthers are playoff-bound.

In a quarterfinal playoff game, No. 5 Belfast will play at No. 4 Hermon (4-4) on Friday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. The Lions and Hawks did not play each other during the regular season.

In a quarterfinal playoff game, No. 6 Oceanside will play at No. 3 John Bapst/Bangor Christian/Penobscot Christian (6-2) on Friday, Nov. 1 at 7:30 p.m. at Husson University in Bangor. The Mariners and Crusaders did not play each other during the regular season.

In a quarterfinal playoff game, No. 8 Medomak Valley will play at No. 1 Winslow on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 1 p.m. The Black Raiders defeated the Panthers 76-6 in a regular-season game on Sept. 20 in Waldoboro.

In Class D North, Mount View (1-7, 67.3387 points) finished seventh, while Bucksport (7-0, 143.6364 points) finished first in the eight-team region. The top six teams qualify for the playoffs, thus, the Mustangs failed to qualify.

In Class D South, Camden Hills (2-6, 79.8387 points) finished sixth, while Winthrop/Monmouth/Hall-Dale (7-1, 129.6875 points) finished first in the eight-team region.

The top six teams qualify for the postseason. However, Camden Hills, a Class B school by enrollment, is ineligible for the playoffs because it petitioned to play in a lower class.

Courier Publications' sports staff can be reached by email at sports@villagesoup.com or by phone at 594-4401.

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