June 26, 2019
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Presque Isle boys outlast Foxcroft in nail-biting B North prelim game

Terry Sandusky | BDN
Terry Sandusky | BDN
Caleb Wheaton of the Wildcats drives in for layup past Caribou's Jacob Marker during a January 2019 varsity basketball game at Presque Isle.

The No. 8 Presque Isle boys narrowly edged out No. 9 Foxcroft Academy 52-49 in a Class B North preliminary basketball game Thursday night to advance to the quarterfinal round.

Presque Isle’s win improves the team record to 9-10. Foxcroft Academy ends its season with a 7-12 record.

Presque Isle moves on to the quarterfinals, where they will next face Hermon on Saturday, Feb. 16.

Presque Isle fell to Mount Desert Isle in the semifinals in 2018, 72-60. Foxcroft Academy did not earn a spot in last year’s tourney.

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