|Houlton High School||Calais High School|
At Calais, fans who made their way out on a snowy Tuesday night were treated to an exciting defensive battle between two teams fighting for wins to move up in the standings, with Calais prevailing in overtime.
Branden Gillespie secured the win for Calais in overtime with four straight free throws down the stretch. Jacob Worthley hit the first basket for Houlton, but Blake Collins answered with a 3-pointer as Calais took a lead it wouldn’t relinquish.
Calais freshman point Blake Collins sent the game into overtime when he hit two free throws to tie it. Calais’ Matt Perkins and Houlton’s Jacob Brown each came up with defensive stops to send the game into overtime.
Gillespie scored 14 points to lead Calais and Graham paced Houlton with 11.
Houlton 5 14 26 30 34
Calais 10 16 21 30 39
3-pt. goals: Lola, Coty, Collins