High school basketball

Mount View boys top Lincoln Academy, 'Stang girls fall to Eagles

Knowlton, Furrow lead boys offense, Coolen paces girls effort
By Staff | Jan 10, 2020

The Mount View and Lincoln Academy basketball teams were road warriors on Thursday, Jan. 9, as the road squads netted midseason high school court victories.

On the boys side, the Mustangs grabbed a 71-46 win over the Eagles in Newcastle, while on the girls side, the Eagles soared to a 48-35 victory over the ‘Stangs in Thorndike.

The following is a recap of those games:

Boys

Mount View 71, Lincoln Academy 46

At Newcastle Jan. 9, the Mustangs galloped past the host Eagles. Mount View led 12-9, 28-22 and 50-29 at the quarter breaks.

Declan Knowlton tossed in 19 points for the winners, while Draedyn Furrow added 14; Joe Grassi, 11; Garrett Smith, 10; Elijah Allen, eight; Sean Raven, six; and Kyle Ingraham and Neal Kenney, three.

Zach Farrin paced the Eagles with 10 points, while Gavin Doloff added eight; Joseph Giberson, seven; Jayden Dologg, five; Chase Crockett, four; William Banks, three; and Jake Masters and Myles Wotton, two.

Mount View was 21-of-34 (62 percent) from the foul line, while Lincoln Academy was 15-of-24 (62 percent).

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (6-4, 26.3108 points) is seventh, while Caribou (9-0, 50.1997 points) is first in the 17-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

Girls

Lincoln Academy 48, Mount View 35

At Thorndike Jan. 9, the Eagles distanced themselves from the Mustangs in the second half and soared to a 13-point win. Lincoln Academy led 9-6, 19-13 and 37-23 at the quarter breaks.

Hannah Coolen dumped in 20 points for the ‘Stangs, while Syd Vogel added six; Sophia King, four; Lydia Bryant, three; and Maddie Roux, two.

Madison York led the Eagles with 22 points, while Payson Kaler netted 12; Olivia Stiles, six; Margaret O’Brien, four; Grace Houghton, three; and Eleanor Mathews, one.

Mount View made 8-of-10 (80 percent) from the foul line, while Lincoln Academy was 10-of-23 (43 percent).

In the Maine Principals’ Association Heal Point Standings for Class B North, Mount View (1-9, 2.3457 points) is 14th, while Hermon (10-0, 53.8272 points) is first in the 17-team region. The top 12 teams qualify for the playoffs.

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

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