Lake Region fans cheer on their team during their Class B boys state championship game in 2016. Credit: Ashley L. Conti

Lake Region of Bridgton moved on to the Class B South boys basketball semifinals on Friday night with a 60-37 victory over Mountain Valley of Rumford at the Portland Expo.

The No. 5 seeded team (9-10) plays the winner of the game between No. 1 Maranacook (16-2) and No. 8 Freeport (10-8) in a 7 p.m. semifinal game on Tuesday, Feb. 18, also at the Expo.

Fourth-seeded Mountain Valley finished the season with a 9-10 record.


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...