Wiscasset and Boothbay girls’ basketball teams battled each other every step of the way in an exciting Mt. Valley Conference match-up Monday night in Wiscasset.
Wiscasset and Lincoln Academy swimmers traveled to UMO this week for the Class B State championships. The top eight swimmers in each event collected medallions, and the ninth to 16th places collected ribbons.
Lincoln Academy boys’ basketball team crushed Fryeburg Academy Tuesday night, 69-48 in a West Class B preliminary match-up. With the win, Lincoln advances to the West B tournament. They play #2 seed Falmouth at the Portland Expo on Sat., Feb. 14 at 12:30 p.m. in the West B quarterfinals.
The CLC YMCA gymnastics team competed in three meets this season, at Ellsworth with Bath and MDI on Jan. 4, at Oxford with Rumford on Jan. 25, and at Waterville with Bangor and Auburn on Feb. 1.
Lincoln girls and Wiscasset boys won a three way swim meet with Camden on Jan. 27. Wiscasset swimmer Rachel Hanley broke her own record in the 100 breast in a winning time of 1:16.25. Hanley also won the 50 free in 27.01.
After a one-year absence, Lincoln Academy boys’ basketball team made a short run in the West Class B playoffs at the Portland Expo. The Valentine’s Day match-up with Falmouth was not very sweet for the Eagles, who lost 68-42 in a lopsided quarterfinal game. Falmouth jumped out to a 21-6 first quarter lead, and led 29-18 at the half and 53-32 at the end of three. Falmouth was the third seed, and Lincoln the seventh seed.
Lincoln Academy’s girls’ 200-freestyle relay won the KVAC championship on Feb. 6 at the Bath YMCA in a school record-breaking time of 1:57.03.
Wiscasset’s game plan to limit Dirigo big man Thomas Knight’s inside shots paid off in first-half action.
Wiscasset boys’ basketball team picked up three wins this week to improve to 16-1. The Redskins defeated rival Boothbay Tuesday night in Wiscasset, 67-57.
Third seeded Presque Isle eliminated the Lady Panthers from the East Class B tournament Friday night in Bangor, 62-34. Medomak led briefly in the first quarter when Danielle Dyer settled a three in the opening minutes. The hot shooting Wildcats of Presque Isle rattled off 10 straight points to take the lead for good.
Wiscasset High School boys’ basketball team wrapped up their MVC season with a 58-47 win over Winthrop Friday night.
Medomak Valley’s Patrick O’Donnell, Taylor Keefe, Gwen Moiles, Kianna Ocean, and Megan Wyllie were named to the KVAC 2008-09 Indoor Track All-Conference team.
Eighth seed Wells jumped out to an 11-0 lead over ninth seed Lincoln Academy girls in West Class B preliminary action in Wells Feb. 11, and held on for a 44-36 win.
Medomak Valley junior Steven Genthner placed third in the 145-pound weight class, Lincoln Academy junior Derek Juchnik placed third at 135 pounds, and LA senior Jesse Morkeski placed fourth at 189 pounds in the State Class B wrestling championships on Feb. 7 at the Augusta Civic Center.