Mattanawcook Academy’s Alex Brown drives for the basket during a February 2019 Class C North boys quarterfinal game in Bangor. The Lynx beat Lee Academy on Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals. Gabor Degre | BDN Credit: BDN File

Sixth-ranked Mattanawcook Academy boys basketball team beat Lee Academy 50-46 on Wednesday to advance to the C North quarterfinals.

Mattanawcook improves to 10-9 this season, and Lee Academy falls to 7-12.

Mattanawcook plays No. 3 Fort Kent at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Feb. 18 at 9:30 a.m.

Mattanawcook made it to the semifinals in the 2019 tournament. They were defeated 45-39 by George Stevens Academy.