WASHBURN, Maine — The No. 9 Greater Houlton Christian Academy outlasted the No. 8 Washburn Beavers 77-49 Wednesday evening in a Class D North preliminary contest.
With the victory, the Eagles (9-10) advance to the quarterfinals where the team will face No. 1 Jonesport-Beals (16-0) 8:30 p.m. Monday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
The Beavers of Washburn end its season with a 6-13 record.
The Beavers put up a hard fight for a spot in Bangor, but the story of the game was a robust Eagles offense. The team built a 34-22 lead at halftime that it would not relinquish for the rest of the game.