George Stevens Academy improved to 17-2 on Wednesday night with a 67-29 Class C North boys preliminary victory over Bucksport in a Hancock County showdown in Blue Hill.

The fourth-seeded Eagles (17-2) move on to play the winner of the Fort Fairfield-Penobscot Valley contest in a 2 p.m. quarterfinal on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

No. 13 seed Bucksport closes out the campaign at 5-14.

Pete Warner

Pete is a Bangor native who graduated from Bangor High School, Class of 1980. He earned a B.S. in Journalism (Advertising) from the University of Maine in 1986. He has been a full-time member of the Bangor...