|Orono High School||Hermon High School|
At Hermon, sophomore Garrett Trask led a balanced attack with 20 points as the Hawks downed Orono.
Keenan Marseille added 17 points and a strong floor game for 2-0 Hermon, while freshman Isaac Varney scored 14 points, Cody Hawes had 10 and Jordan Bishop contributed nine points.
Senior guard Nate DeSisto paced 1-1 Orono with a game-high 25 points. Connor Robertson scored 11 points for the Red Riots while Jackson Coutts added 10.
Hermon made six of its eight 3-pointers for the game in the first half to build a 38-33 halftime lead. The Hawks extended that advantage to as much as 56-42 late in the third quarter, but Orono rallied within 59-55 with just under three minutes left in the game before Varney and Trask each made two free throws and Trask followed two Coutts free throws with his fourth 3-pointer of the night to give Hermon a 66-57 cushion,
Koffman 4-0-8, DeSisto 9-6-25, Steelman, Spencer 2-3-8, Moran, Robertson 4-3-11, Coutts 2-4-10, Collett 1-1-3. Totals: 22-17-65.
Johnson, T. Hawes, C. Hawes 3-1-10, Marseille 6-4-17, Varney 4-6-14, Bishop 3-3-9, Trask 7-2-20. Totals: 23-16-70
Orono (1-1) 14 33 49 65
Hermon (2-0) 21 38 57 70
3-point goals: Coutts 2, DeSisto, Spencer; Trask 4, C. Hawes 3, Marseille
JV: Orono 40-39