June 18, 2019
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Ireland scores 1000th point as PVHS defeats Hodgdon, moves on to C North quarterfinals

Courtesy of Betsy Lee
Courtesy of Betsy Lee
A Penobscot Valley High School player goes in for a basket during a winning preliminary game over Hodgdon.

The Penobscot Valley High School girls basketball team defeated Hodgdon High School 49-30 on Tuesday, and will move on to the C North quarterfinals.

Penobscot Valley entered the game as the No. 4 seed with a 14-4 record. Hodgdon was seeded 13th with a 10-8 record and ends the season 10-9.

Courtesy of Betsy Lee
Courtesy of Betsy Lee
Lexi Ireland with her mother, Becky Moholland Ireland, at PVHS's preliminary match against Hodgdon.

PVHS junior Lexi Ireland scored her 1000th point during the game. She is the daughter of former Calais High School and Husson University player Becky Moholland Ireland, who was recently inducted into the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame, and younger sister of current Husson player Sami Ireland.

Penobscot Valley will face the Narraguagus girls later this week in a quarterfinal game. Narraguagus defeated Searsport 60-37 Tuesday night.

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