July 05, 2020
BANGOR DAILY NEWS (BANGOR, MAINE

Laita fuels Foxcroft to win over Bucksport

DOVER-FOXCROFT – Nick Laita scored eight of his game-high 15 points in the first quarter as Foxcroft jumped out to a 19-6 lead en route to a 62-34 win over Bucksport in schoolboy basketball action Monday.

Laita also hauled down 12 rebounds.

Andy Lizotte and Mike Grant had 10 points each for the winners, who built a comfortable 34-12 halftime lead. Seth Kimball dished out five assists.

Buzz Simpson’s 11 points paced Bucksport.

Bucksport (3-5) 34

Simpson 4-2-11, Gray 2-0-4, Pollard 2-1-5, Gifford 1-0-2, Harvey 3-0-6, Giroux 1-0-2, Astbury 0-2-2, Clough 1-0-2, Russell, Mott, Beck, White

Foxcroft (6-4) 62

Laita 7-1-15, Grant 4-1-10, Lizotte 4-2-10, Lander 0-1-1, Hartford 2-0-4, Oakes 1-0-3, Kruschet 2-1-5, Clawson 2-0-4, Robbins 1-0-2, Sands 2-0-4, Stevens 1-2-4, Kimball

3-pt. goals: Grant, Oakes Bucksport 6 12 23 34 Foxcroft 19 34 50 62

JV: Bucksport 75, Foxcroft 26

Girls basketball

PVHS 55, Lee Academy 43

At Lee, the Howlers of Penobscot Valley outscored Lee Academy 18-6 in the second quarter to take a 10-point halftime lead and hold on for the win.

Mitchelle Doyon led all scorers with 29 points for the Howlers. Shanonn Cole led the Pandas with 15 points and 11 rebounds.

Penobscot Valley 55

Doyon 11-5-29, Neal 2-4-8, Dawson 3-0-6, Wakefield 2-0-4, Gifford 2-0-4, McGinn 2-0-4, Colbath, Porter, Oldenburgh, Trafton

Lee Academy 43

Cole 5-5-15, Cormier 3-1-7, Nute 2-2-6, Worster 2-0-5, Krapf 2-0-4, Jipson 1-0-2, Hayes 1-0-2, Linscott 1-0-2, Bowen, Scott, Fogg

3-pt. goals: Doyon 2; Worster PVHS 4 22 37 55 Lee Academy 6 12 26 43


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