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Recap: First day of the Maine basketball tourney kicks off with prelims, quarterfinals

Joseph Cyr | Houlton Pioneer Times
Joseph Cyr | Houlton Pioneer Times
Houlton's Olivia Henderson, left, and Foxcroft Academy's Karis Dankert try to come up with the rebound during Tuesday night's Class B North girls prelim basketball game.


Ernie Clark
February 12, 202012:45 pm

Bangor to host a Class AA North doubleheader on Wednesday, with the No.3 girls team (12-6) hosting No. 6 Lewiston (5-13) at 5 p.m. and the No. 2 boys squad (15-3) facing No. 7 Oxford Hills (4-14) at approx. 6:30 p.m. Stay tuned for updates.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:50 pm

Calais girls cruise past Woodland in C North prelim


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:48 pm

Penobscot Valley girls defeat Fort Kent, move to C North quarterfinals


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:42 pm

Narraguagus girls outmatch Piscataquis Community, advance to C North quarterfinals


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:27 pm

And find out where your favorite team stands by checking out our latest brackets for each class

2020 Maine high school basketball tournament brackets


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:26 pm

We made it through the first day of the 2020 basketball tourney! Catch up on today’s action with all of the scores and game stories here:

The latest schedule and scores from the Maine high school basketball tournament


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:21 pm

Ellsworth girls outlast MDI, advance to B North quarterfinals


Pete Warner
February 11, 20209:12 pm

No. 5 Penobscot Valley, the defending Class C North champion, moves into the quarterfinals with a 55-33 victory over No. 12 Fort Kent
The Howlers (13-6) will take on No. 4 Calais (19-0) in the next round


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:08 pm


Pete Warner
February 11, 20209:07 pm

No. 7 Narraguagus girls beat Piscataquis Community 64-31 in a C North girls prelim. Knights move on at 17-2. No. 10 Pirates wind up 9-10.


Pete Warner
February 11, 20209:03 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20209:01 pm

Richmond girls narrowly defeat St. Dom’s in C South preliminaries


Pete Warner
February 11, 20209:01 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:55 pm


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February 11, 20208:54 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:48 pm

No. 1 Oxford Hills girls beat Deering in AA North quarterfinals


Pete Warner
February 11, 20208:43 pm

https://twitter.com/MBRRadio/status/1227406845972811776


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:39 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:38 pm

North Yarmouth girls defeat Hall-Dale in C South prelim


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:29 pm

Central Aroostook girls dominate Searsport, advance to C North quarterfinals


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:19 pm

Carrabec girls push past Madison in C South prelim


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:12 pm


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February 11, 20208:11 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:10 pm

Traip girls upset Monmouth Academy to advance to C South quarterfinals


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:05 pm


Pete Warner
February 11, 20208:04 pm

It’s another upset …


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20208:04 pm

Central girls edge out Hodgdon in C North prelims


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:57 pm

Old Orchard Beach girls push past Buckfield in C South prelim


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:52 pm


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February 11, 20207:50 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:50 pm


Natalie Williams
February 11, 20207:46 pm

Fort Fairfield girls beat George Stevens Academy in C North prelim


Pete Warner
February 11, 20207:44 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:42 pm

John Bapst girls upset Oceanside for B North prelim victory


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:34 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:33 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:31 pm

Houlton girls beat Foxcroft in B North prelim


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:27 pm

Portland girls easily oust Edward Little in AA North quarterfinals


Joseph Cyr
February 11, 20207:26 pm

Class B North Girls Prelim: Final Score: No. 5 Houlton 56, No. 12 Foxcroft Academy 41.  Houlton (12-7) will face No. 4 No. 4 Old Town (13-5) in Saturday’s 9:30 a.m. quarterfinal game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor



Natalie Williams
February 11, 20207:25 pm

Fort Fairfield defeats George Stevens Academy 54-27.


Natalie Williams
February 11, 20207:22 pm

Fort Fairfield leads George Stevens Academy 54-25 with 2:35 left in the fourth.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:20 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:18 pm

Biddeford beats Fryeburg Acad. in A South boys prelims


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:14 pm

Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:12 pm

Narraguagus is up 29-19 at halftime over Piscataquis Community in Girls C North prelims.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:10 pm


Joseph Cyr
February 11, 20207:08 pm

Girls Class B North Prelim: No. 5 Houlton pulling away from No. 12 Foxcroft Academy. Houlton leads 50-27 end of third quarter.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:08 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:04 pm

We’ve got a few 7 p.m. games starting around now. Here’s what’s on deck:

AA North Girls Quarterfinals
No. 8 Deering (0-18) at No. 1 Oxford Hills (17-1), 7 p.m.

B North Girls Preliminaries
No. 10 Ellsworth (10-8) at No. 7 Mount Desert Island (11-7), 7 p.m.

C South Girls Preliminaries
No. 13 Richmond (7-11) at No. 4 Saint Dominic (14-4), 7 p.m.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:02 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20207:00 pm

Biddeford boys are up 41-37 over Fryeburg Academy after three.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:59 pm


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:57 pm

Central leads Hodgdon 31-24 at the end of the third.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:55 pm

John Bapst girls lead Oceanside 38-35 at the end of the third quarter


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:54 pm

No. 9 Carrabec up 9-4 over No. 8 Madison at the end of the first quarter in C South girls prelims.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:53 pm

In girls B North prelim, John Bapst came back to lead Oceanside 38-35 at the end of the third quarter. 


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:53 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:52 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:46 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:45 pm


Joseph Cyr
February 11, 20206:42 pm

Class B North Girls Prelim: No. 5 Houlton leads No. 12 Foxcroft Academy 36-19 at the half. Mia Henderson hits a 3-pointer at the buzzer for Houlton to add to the Shire lead at the break.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:39 pm

Portland girls lead Edward Little 33-15 at the half in A North girls quaterfinals.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:34 pm

Narraguagus leads Piscataquis Community 14-11 at the end of the first quarter in C North girls prelims.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:33 pm

Biddeford is up 27-23 against Fryeburg Academy at the end of the first half in A South boys prelims.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:33 pm

Central girls lead Hodgdon 22-14 at the half in C North prelim.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:31 pm

Oceanside girls’ basketball leads John Bapst 24-21 at halftime. 


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:26 pm


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:25 pm

Joseph Cyr
February 11, 20206:23 pm

Class B North Girls Prelim: No. 5 Houlton leads No. 12 Foxcroft Academy 16-9 end of first quarter. FA has not held a lead thus far.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:23 pm

No. 8 Central is leading No.9 Hodgdon 13-6 at the end of the first quarter in C North girls prelim.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:22 pm

No. 7 Sacopee Valley holds on to defeat No. 10 Kents Hill 45-43 to advance to the girls C South quarterfinals.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:21 pm

No. 2 Portland up 19-6 at the end of the first quarter over No. 7 Edward Little (5-13) in AA North girls quarterfinals.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:18 pm

No. 9 Fryeburg Acad. leads No. 8 Biddeford 12-7 at the end of the first quarter in A South boys prelims.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20206:14 pm

No. 8 Oceanside leads No. 9 John Bapst 13-12 at the end of the first quarter in girls B North prelim.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:11 pm

Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:10 pm

Sacopee Valley is up by 3 over Kents Hill with a minute and a half left in the game. 


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20206:08 pm

There are a lot of games starting at 6 p.m.! Here’s a look at what’s coming up next:

Class AA North Girls Quarterfinals 
AA2: No. 7 Edward Little (5-13) at No. 2 Portland (15-3), 6 p.m.

Class A South Boys Prelims
No. 9 Fryeburg Acad. (6-12) at No. 8 Biddeford (10-8), 6 p.m.

Class B North Girls Prelims
BP3: No. 12 Foxcroft Acad. (6-12) at No. 5 Houlton (11-7), 6 p.m. 
BP4: No. 9 John Bapst (10-8) at No. 8 Oceanside (13-5), 6 p.m.

Class C North Girls Prelims
CP1: No. 14 George Stevens Acad. (7-11) at No. 3 Fort Fairfield (16-2), 6 p.m. 
CP2: No. 11 Searsport (8-10) at No. 6 Central Aroostook (14-4), 6 p.m. 
CP3: No. 10 Piscataquis Community (9-9) at No. 7 Narraguagus (16-2), 6 p.m.
CP4: No. 13 Woodland (5-13) at No. 4 Calais (18-0), 6 p.m.
CP5: No. 12 Fort Kent (5-13) at No. 5 Penobscot Valley (12-6), 6 p.m.
CP6: No. 9 Hodgdon (13-5) at No. 8 Central (14-4), 6 p.m.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20205:39 pm

Sacopee Valley girls lead Kents Hill 25-24 at the half.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20205:38 pm


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20205:34 pm

Winslow girls beat Caribou in B North prelim contest. 


Joseph Cyr
February 11, 20205:28 pm


Joseph Cyr
February 11, 20205:23 pm

Class B North Girls Prelim: No. 12 Foxcroft Academy at No. 5 Houlton coming up at 6 p.m.  Fans already starting to file into Alumni Gymnasium for this playoff.


Lindsay Putnam
February 11, 20205:20 pm

No. 7 Sacopee Valley (10-8) leads No. 10 Kents Hill (12-6) 18-9 at the end of the first quarter. You can watch the game live here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4dyTHvut-s


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20205:12 pm


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20205:10 pm

Winslow is leading Caribou 42-26 at the end of the third quarter.


Natalie Williams
February 11, 20204:58 pm

The third quarter has begun in the Ashland vs. Jonseport-Beals game.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20204:55 pm

In a Class C South matchup, the No. 7 ranked Sacopee Valley girls’ basketball team takes on No. 10 Kents Hill. The game starts at 5:00 p.m. 


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20204:48 pm


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20204:45 pm

Winslow is leading Caribou 32-18 at the half.


Natalie Williams
February 11, 20204:34 pm

Ashland and Jonesport Beals are well into the second quarter.


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20204:25 pm

In a Class B North girls’ prelim game, Ashland leads Jonesport-Beals 9-8 at the end of the first quarter.


Pete Warner
February 11, 20204:22 pm


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20204:11 pm

In Class B North, the No. 11 ranked Caribou girls’ basketball team plays at No. 6 Winslow. In Class D North girls, No. 9 Jonesport-Beals heads to No. 8 Ashland. Tip off is at 4 p.m.


Natalie Williams
February 11, 20203:48 pm

Bookmark this page! As scores get updated, you can find them here. 


Ali Tobey
February 11, 20203:45 pm

How well do you know Maine’s high school basketball history? 


Natalie Williams
February 11, 20203:25 pm


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