GIRLS BASKETBALL

Penquis Valley 52 at Stearns 41

Dec. 28, 2012, at 7 p.m.

At Millinocket, Hannah Bess scored eight of her team-high 15 points during a third-quarter surge that helped the Patriots earn their first victory.

Lexi Larson scored 11 of her 13 points in the fourth quarter and Jessica Preble contributed 13 points for 1-4 Penquis of Milo.

Taylor Pelkey netted a game-high 17 points to pace Stearns. Alex Mooney finished with 15 points, including 7-for-10 foul shooting.

Stearns 7 17 23 41

Penquis 14 21 35 52

JV: Stearns 47-34

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