Basketballs are stored on a rack waiting for use at a recent Bangor High School girls basketball practice. Credit: Natalie Williams / BDN Credit: Natalie Williams / BDN

BOYS BASKETBALL

Central 77, Bangor Christian 53

At Corinth

Bangor Christian: Conrad Straubel 4-0-8, Zakery Chadbourne, Isaiah Jackson, Kaeden Robert 5-0-10, Ryan Libby 2-0-5, Colton White 2-0-4, Chris Urquhart 1-2-4, Tyler Libby, Jason Libby 9-0-22, Robert Giles

Central: Garret VanDine, Bronson Gray, Leon Gagne 1-0-2, Lucas Gustin, Will Libby 2-3-9, Simon Allen 16-0-42, Jeb Young, Koby Bean 1-0-3, Ethan Ladd 1-0-3, Bryce Burns 7-2-16, Dylan York, Justin Butler, Nick Schlipstein 1-0-2

Bangor Christian 12-18-31-53

Central 22-42-69-77

3-pt. goals: J. Libby 4, R. Libby; Allen 10, W. Libby 2, Bean, Ladd

Dexter 64, Penquis 23

At Dexter

Penquis (0-1): Waterhouse 2-2-7, Robshaw 1-3-5, Sickler 1-0-3, Mills 1-0-2, Wells 1-0-2, Cyr, Lovejoy, Drake, Saunders, McKenzie, Laggasse

Dexter (4-0): W. Kusnierz 11-4-26, B. Kusnierz 4-3012, Dorman 5-1-11, Campbell 2-0-4, Robbins 2-2-4, Ponte 2-1-3, Kimball 1-0-2, Dean 1-0-2, Gagnon, Connor, Brown, Speed

Penquis 11-17-19-23

Dexter 15-30-47-64

3-pt. goals: Sickler, Waterhouse; B. Kusnierz

JV: Dexter 56-46

Brewer 76, Foxcroft 41

At Dover-Foxcroft

Brewer (3-0): Colby Smith 10-0-20, Dylan Huff 6-0-16, Brady Saunders 6-0-12, Ryder Goodwin 5-1-11, Kyle Goodrich 3-2-9, Cam Hughes 2-2-4, Aaron Newcomb 1-0-2, Ryan Young 1-0-2

Foxcroft Academy (0-1): Jadon Richard 2-1-5, Caden Croker 4-0-9, Logan Martin, 6-0-14, Lucas Ames 2-3-7, Jackson Smith 3-0-6, Josh Cornett, Wyatt Rayfield, Brad Whitten, Adam Connor, Cameron Chase

Brewer 13-37-56-74

Foxcroft 14-22-33-41

3-pt. goals: Huff 4, Goodrich; Crocker, Martin 2

JV: Brewer 66-43

Central 77, Bangor Christian 53

At Corinth

Bangor Christian: Conrad Straubel 4-0-8, Zakery Chadbourne, Isaiah Jackson, Kaeden Robert 5-0-10, Ryan Libby 2-0-5, Colton White 2-0-4, Chris Urquhart 1-2-4, Tyler Libby, Jason Libby 9-0-22, Robert Giles

Central: Garret VanDine, Bronson Gray, Leon Gagne 1-0-2, Lucas Gustin, Will Libby 2-3-9, Simon Allen 16-0-42, Jeb Young, Koby Bean 1-0-3, Ethan Ladd 1-0-3, Bryce Burns 7-2-16, Dylan York, Justin Butler, Nick Schlipstein 1-0-2

Bangor Christian 12-18-31-53

Central 22-42-69-77

3-pt. goals: J. Libby 4, R. Libby; Allen 10, W. Libby 2, Bean, Ladd

Oceanside 74, Mount View 50

At Rockland

Mount View (2-2): Draedyn Furrow 12, Declan Knowlton 12

Oceanside (3-1) top scorers: Cameron Kingsbury 20, Bodhi Ames 13 (11 rebounds), Everett Allyn 11

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Houlton 39, Caribou 34

At Caribou

Houlton: Emma Ardell 0-1-1, Olivia Henderson 1-1-3, Morgan Graham 1-5-7, Samantha Johnson 1-0-2, Drew Warman 5-5-17, Mia Henderson 3-0-7, Emma Swallow, Breanne Barton 1-0-2; Totals 12-12-39

Caribou: Selena Savage 3-3-10, Mia Theriault 1-0-3, Gabrielle Sutherland 2-1-6, Ashlyn Bouchard 4-0-11, Sage Dubay 1-0-2, Emma Butler, Emily Collins 1-0-2 Totals: 12-4-34

Houlton 9-23-27-39

Caribou 17-20-28-34

3-pt. goals: Warman 2, M. Henderson; Savage, Theriault, Sutherland, Bouchard 3

Skowhegan 68, MCI 23

At Pittsfield

Skowhegan top scorers: Jaycie Christopher 31, Callaway Lepage 17, Logan Wing 5

Maine Central Institute top scorers: Hannah Robinson 8, Ella Bernier 7, Natalie Sites 6

3-pt. goals: Christopher 2, Wing

Pete Warner

Pete graduated from Bangor High School in 1980 and earned a B.S. in Journalism (Advertising) from the University of Maine in 1986. He grew up fishing at his family's camp on Sebago Lake but didn't take...