MVA girls basketball

WMHS ends season with loss at Mt. Abram

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 1:00pm

The Wiscasset Middle High School girls closed out their Mountain Valley Conference basketball season at Mt. Abram losing 54-24 to the Roadrunners Tuesday, Feb. 5.

Seven different players scored for the Wolverines, Zoe Waltz finishing with a team high five points including a three pointer. Kateleen Trask, Sydnie Thayer and Alice Yokabaskas had four points each. Maddy Carrier canned a three-point basket and Bri Orr and Emily Richardson each had two points.

Summer Ross, who recently scored her 1,000th career point against Madison, netted a game high 20 points for Mt. Abram. Kristie Knight had 13.

The Roadrunners led 12-5 after the first eight minutes of play and were up 18-9 at halftime and 24-10 going into the fourth period.

Thayer grabbed four rebounds while Yokabaskas had seven blocked shots.

Mt. Abram finished the season with an MVC record of 7-11 and just missed qualifying for the class C south tournament. The Wolverines were winless for the second season in a row.

Jayvee tournament Saturday

The Wolverine junior varsity girls’ team will take part in a one-day tournament hosted by Hall-Dale High School this Saturday, Feb. 9 in Farmingdale.

Other schools participating include Oak Hill, Dirigo, Carrabec and Winthrop.

Wiscasset will compete in bracket #2, playing Carrabec at 12:15 and Dirigo at 2:45. Bracket #1 features Winthrop, Oak Hill and host Hall-Dale. The championship game is scheduled for 4.