Saturday, January 24, 2015

Girls basketball- PCHS 50 Stearns 16

GUILFORD—On December 11th, the Piscataquis community high school (PCHS) Pirates girls basketballteam traveled to Millinocket and dropped to 0-2 on the season when they lost to Stearns 54-53 on a Jess Girsa half court shot to beat the buzzer.

On Friday evening, the Pirates jumped out to a 14-0 lead and cruised to a 50-16 victory over the Minutemen. PCHS has won 13 straight games since the loss to the Stearns and have set a school record for wins in a season.

Boys basketball- PCHS 62 Stearns 31

GUILFORD—Tristan French dominated the first half, Jeremy Bell dominated the second half, while Nate Burns controlled every aspect of the game as the Piscataquis community high school(PCHS) Pirates rolled to a 62-31 victory over Stearns on Friday evening.

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Thursday, January 22, 2015

Liz Wood dominates in Black Bears win over Vermont

BANGOR---- Liz Wood scored a career high 30 points in leading the University of Maine women’s basketball team to a 74-46 over Vermont on Thursday afternoon at Cross Insurance Center.

Wood scored 21 first half points as the Black Bears went into halftime with a 32-17 lead. She went 11-20 from the field, including 5-10 from three point range.

Maine only committed one turnover in the first half and five total in the game. The Black Bears shot 12-35 from three point range.

Sophie Weckstrom and Chantel Charles scored nine points each, while Parise Rossingol scored a career high eight for the Black Bears. Anna Heise filled up the stat sheet with five points, eight rebounds, and four assists.

Maine improves to 13-6 overall and 5-1 in the America East. They will play at UMBC on Sunday afternoon.

Houlton's first varsity football game- at Orono- 9/5/14

Houlton's first varsity football game- at Orono- 9/5/14