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Mount Desert Island Boys Basketball 50 at Orono 61

By Michelle Pelletier on Feb. 13, 2016, at 1:35 p.m.

Hermon Boys Basketball 38 at Mount Desert Island 60

By Justin Norwood on Feb. 10, 2016, at 9:32 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, the fifth-seeded Trojans outscored the Hawks 32-16 in the second half to earn a Class B North preliminary victory. Riley Swanson paced Mount Desert Island (15-4) with 15 points and Graham Good netted 13, while Aaron Snurkowski contributed 10 points. Keenan Marseille led No. 12 Hermon (9-10) …

Ellsworth Boys Basketball 62 at MDI 59

By Justin Norwood on Feb. 04, 2016, at 9:55 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Bruce St. Peter scored 17 points and the Eagles placed four people in double figures to nip Mount Desert Island. Zach Harris had 12 points for the winners and Bryce Harmon and Nick Bagley had 10 each. Graham Good’s 17 points, Riley Swanson’s 13 and Aaron Snurkowski’s …

Mount Desert Island Boys Basketball 73 at Central 40

By Riley Donovan on Feb. 02, 2016, at 10:01 p.m.
At Corinth, Riley Swanson scored a game-high 14 points to lead the Trojans to victory over the Red Devils. Graham Good and Aaron Snurkowski each scored 12 points for Mount Desert Island of Bar Harbor. Caleb Shaw scored 12 points to lead Central and Trevor Macomber added 11. MDI: A. …

Foxcroft Acad. Boys Basketball 71 at Mount Desert Island 78

By Justin Norwood on Jan. 29, 2016, at 10:38 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Andrew Phelps led four players in double-digits with 16 points to propel the Trojans to victory. Russell Kropff and Riley Swanson each added 15 points while Aaron Snurkowski had 10. For Foxcroft Academy, Hunter Smith led all scorers with 26 points. Hyatt Smith and Noah Allen each chipped …
Hermon's Keenan Marseille (center) tries for layup past Mount Desert Island's Riley Swanson (left) and Russell Kropff during their basketball game at Hermon on Wednesday.

MDI boys basketball team uses depth to defeat Hermon

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 27, 2016, at 9:37 p.m.
The Trojans improved their record to 12-3 by wearing down the Hawks for a 62-40 win.

Mount Desert Island Boys Basketball 62 at Hermon 40

on Jan. 27, 2016, at 7 p.m.

Caribou Boys Basketball 42 at Mount Desert Island 69

By Justin Norwood on Jan. 23, 2016, at 11:49 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Riley Swanson scored 21 points to lead 12 Trojans in the scoring column as MDI defeated Caribou. Graham Good chipped in 10 points. Donovan Savage tallied 16 points to lead Caribou. Caribou: Savage 6-2-16, Rossignol 2-2-8, Allen 2-0-4, Trombley, Griffeth 1-0-2, Wright, Bevins, Massey 1-0-2, Findlen 3-0-6, …

Presque Isle Boys Basketball 41 at Mount Desert Island 59

By Justin Norwood on Jan. 22, 2016, at 10:05 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Riley Swanson scored a team-high 16 points to pace the Trojans to victory. Russell Kropff added 13 points. For Presque Isle, Kyle Rider led all scorers with 20 points. PI: Nadeau 1-0-3, Ra. Mortland 1-0-2, Guerrette 3-0-7, Ry. Mortland, Ouellette, Hudson 2-0-4, Adam Paterson, Rider 9-1-20, Kinney …

Mount Desert Island Boys Basketball 52 at Orono 62

on Jan. 18, 2016, at 10:08 p.m.
At Orono, Nate Desisto led a trio of Red Riots in double-figures to earn the point worthy win. Desisto (5 assists) scored 22 points with Kam Hines and Connor Robertson (6 rebs.) contributing 14 and 11 points, respectively. MDI was paced by Riley Swanson’ s 18 points, including five 3-pointers. …

Old Town Boys Basketball 52 at Mount Desert Island 68

By Justin Norwood on Jan. 13, 2016, at 9:30 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, the host Trojans surged to a 16-point halftime lead and went on to pick up a pointworthy Class B North victory over the Coyotes. Riley Swanson paced MDI with 18 points and Graham Good added 14. Andre Miller scored 18 points to lead Old Town. MDI: Phelps 3-2-9, …

John Bapst Boys Basketball 28 at Mount Desert Island 73

By Justin Norwood on Jan. 11, 2016, at 9:29 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Aaron Snurkowski scored 14 points to lead 11 MDI players in the scoring column en route to the win. Colby Lee added nine points. For John Bapst, Darren Hanscom and Nate Smith had five points apiece. MDI: Phelps 3-0-6, Reeves 1-0-3, Rich 1-1-3, Good 3-3-9, Lee 4-0-9, …

Mattanawcook Acad. Boys Basketball 37 at Mount Desert Island 58

By Justin Norwood on Jan. 09, 2016, at 10:31 a.m.
At Bar  Harbor, the Trojans surged to a 14-point lead at halftime en route to the win over Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln. Russell Knopff paced MDI with 12 points while Riley Swanson chipped in with 11 and Graham Good added nine. Carter Ward scored 10 points to lead the Lynx …

Mount Desert Island Boys Basketball 54 at Ellsworth 49

By Corey Bagley on Jan. 06, 2016, at 11:02 p.m.
At Ellsworth, Russell Kropff scored 14 points to lead the MDI Trojans to victory. Graham Good and Riley Swanson each contributed 11 points. Ellsworth was led by Nicholas Bagley with 16 points while Bryce Harmon added 11 points and Bruce St. Peter had nine. MDI made 23 of 29 foul …

MDI Boys Basketball 67 at Presque Isle 53

By Terry Cummings on Dec. 31, 2015, at 7:56 p.m.
At Presque Isle, Russell Kropff led all scorers with 19 points and Riley Swanson chipped in 14 to pace Mount Desert Island of Bar Harbor to the win. For Presque Isle, Jonah Hudson led the way with 14 points while Kyle Rider and Grant Stewart had 12 and 11 points, …

MDI Boys Basketball 57 at Caribou 60

on Dec. 30, 2015, at 9:31 p.m.
At Caribou, Donovan Savage scored 10 of his game-high 30 points in the fourth quarter as the Vikings came from behind for a hard-fought victory over the MDI Trojans. Andre Rossignol had 14 and Nick Allen added 10 for Caribou, now 2-3. For MDI, 5-2, Riley Swanson had 16, and …

Houlton Boys Basketball 47 at Mt. Desert Island 57

By Justin Norwod on Dec. 18, 2015, at 11:15 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Russell Kropff paced MDI with 14 points to lead the Trojans to victory. Riley Swanson and Graham Good each added 12 points. For Houlton, Jared Fox netted 11 points and Jacob Brown chipped in 10. Houlton: Ring 2-4-8, Fox 5-1-11, Graham 2-4-9, Johnston, Worthley 2-1-5, Brown 4-0-10, 1-0-2, …

Mount Desert Island Boys Basketball 49 at John Bapst 38

By Rick Sinclair on Dec. 16, 2015, at 9:24 p.m.
At the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, the Trojans built a 15-point halftime lead en route to victory. Andrew Phelps led Mount Desert Island of Bar Harbor (3-1) with 13 points and Graham Good posted 10 points. Nate Smith tossed in a game-high 18 points to pace John Bapst (3-2) …

Hermon Boys Basketball 44 at Mount Desert Island 45

By Justin Norwood on Dec. 12, 2015, at 9:41 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, both teams battled back and forth throughout the game before MDI nipped the Hermon Hawks for the win. Russell Kropff led the Trojans with 16 points and Riley Swanson added seven points. For Hermon, Keenan Marseille and Tyler Beaton scored 16 1nd 15 points, respectively. Hermon: Allen …

Mt. Desert Island Boys Basketball 60 at Washington Academy 83

By Barry Terrill on Dec. 10, 2015, at 9:57 p.m.
At East Machias, Washington Academy used a 24-11 third quarter to break open a close game en route to victory. Stefan Milivojevic recorded 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead a balanced attack in the win. The 3-0 Raiders put six players in double figures, including Sean Seavey and Cameron …

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