WMHS basketball

Wiscasset boys drop battle to Oak Hill

Posted:  Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 8:30am

On Tuesday, Dec. 19, the Wiscasset Wolverines traveled to Oak Hill High School to face the Raiders. They lost this match-up 55-40. This was the most competitive game Wiscasset has played thus far and it was certainly an entertaining game.

Despite the loss, Wiscasset played very well and showed a lot of potential for games moving forward. For Oak Hill, the leading scorers were G. Rawshon with 18, D. Baily with 12, and C. Donnell with 10. The scorers for Wiscasset were senior Ronald Drake with a season high 17, senior Kobe Carrier with nine, freshman Dylan Orr with five, and sophomore Billy Pinkham as well as juniors Chris Loyola and Matt Chapman with three points each. At the first half of the game, Wiscasset was winning, but unfortunately, the team fell off in the second half. At halftime, the Wolverines were winning 22-21.

This game seemed to be a potential victory until Matt Chapman and Ron Drake fouled out, which proved to be a problem. After this game, Wiscasset fell to 0-4 while Oak Hill improved to 2-3.