KNOX — John Bapst of Bangor jumped out to a 30-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 37-26 LTC football victory over Mount View of Thorndike at Larrabee Field on Saturday.
Jordan Charpentier, making his first start at quarterback for the Crusaders, passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third in the first half. He hit Lucas Philippon with a 31-yard strike and Sean O’Donnell with a 30-yard scoring play, and also rushed 11 yards for a score.
Jacob Moore added a 5-yard scoring run for John Bapst, while Mark Dieuveuil kicked a 35-yard field goal.
The Crusaders added a third-quarter score on a 10-yard touchdown pass from Deven Romain to Kurt Massey.
Mount View scored all 26 of its points in the fourth quarter. Backup quarterback Jay Babin threw two TD passes, one to Erick Nealley and one to Craig Nealey, while Joe White scored on a 6-yard run and Craig Nealley returned a fumble 27 yards for a score.
John Bapst (1-0) 14 16 7 0 — 37
Mount View (0-1) 0 0 0 26 — 26
JB— Philippon 31 pass from Charpentier (Dieuveuil kick)
JB—Charpentier 11 run (Dieuveuil kick)
JB—Dieuveuil 35 FG
JB—Moore 5 run (Rush failed)
JB—O’Donnell 30 pass from Charpentier (Dieuveuil kick)
JB—Massey 10 pass from Romain (Dieuveuil kick)
MV—White 6 run (Rush failed)
MV—E. Nealley 9 pass from Babin (Reynolds pass from Babin)
MV—C. Nealley 20 pass from Babin (Rush failed)
MV—C. Nealley 27 fumble return (Rush failed)
Presque Isle 3, Old Town 0
At Presque Isle, Josh Allen scored two goals and tallied an assist as Presque Isle shut out Old Town.
Isaac LaJoie collected a goal and an assist for the 2-0-1 Wildcats. Cole Richards also grabbed an assist. Andrew Kofstad stopped three of seven shots.
Caleb Wallace made 13 saves on 22 shots for 0-1 Old Town.
Old Town 0, Presque Isle 0 (2OT)
At Presque Isle, Annie Cashon made seven saves on eight shots for Old Town as the 0-0-1 Coyotes and Presque Isle battled to a scoreless tie through two overtimes.
Meredith Stewart blocked one of two shots for 0-1-1 Presque Isle.