SKOWHEGAN — Skowhegan outscored Brewer 13-0 in the third quarter en route to 46-43 win in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class A girls basketball action Tuesday night.
The Indians fell behind with two minutes left but got a key hoop from Morgan Buker and a pair of free throws from Taylor Johnson to seal the win. Cheyenne Malloy led the Indians with 12 points while Buker added eight points and 10 rebounds and Chelsey Whittemore had 10 rebounds. Maddy Bailey paced Brewer with 16 points and Lindsay Houp added 13. Both teams are 9-8.
Erskine 64, Brunswick 52: Bridget Humphrey scored a career-high 29 points, including 11 in the fourth quarter, to lead the Eagles to the KVAC Class A win in South China.
Humphrey added 14 rebounds, four assists and three steals while teammate Hannah Bridges also turned in a strong game with 18 points and Taylor Boucher grabbed 11 rebounds. For the Dragons, Julia Champagne scored 15 points, Lyse Henshaw 12 and Lauren Carleton 11. Brunswick is 2-15, Erskine is 1-16.
Forest Hills 54, Greenville 39: Dana McNally scored 14 points, including her school-record 94th 3-pointer, to lead the Tigers in Forest Hills.
McNally, a junior, set the school record for 3-pointers on the game’s first basket.
Kori Coro led all scorers with 17 points to pace the Tigers (15-3).
Michaella Gilbert scored 16 points to lead Greenville (7-11).
Mt. Blue 51, Messalonskee 42: Miranda Nicely scored 19 points as the Cougars took the KVAC A win in Farmington.
Addie Brinkman scored nine points for Mt. Blue (11-6). Kelsey Mayo had 12 points and 13 rebounds for Messalonskee (6-11), while Kassi Michaud scored 11 points and had five steals for the Eagles.
Islesboro 32, Valley 30: Islesboro rallied in the third quarter, overcoming an eight-point deficit to take the East/West Conference win in Bingham.
Valley had a chance to win in the closing seconds, but a 3-point shot missed with four seconds to play.
Ally Craig scored 11 points to lead Islesboro (7-10). Elle Snyder scored six points and led the comeback.
Sydney Vincent led Valley (5-13) with 12 points on four 3-pointers.
Rangeley 74, North Haven 33: Seve Deery-Deraps had 17 points and five steals to lead the Lakers to the win in Rangeley.
Blayke Morin had 11 points and nine rebounds for Rangeley (17-1). Emma Gunic had 10 points and 12 boards for the Lakers.
Gina MacDonald led North Haven (4-13) with 20 points.
Gardiner 62, Mt. View 19: Kylie Granholm led a balanced attack with 11 points as the host Tigers won the KVAC B game.
Taylor Banister and Ally Day each scored eight points for Gardiner (13-4) while Liz Kelley added seven. Twelve different Tigers scored.
Mt. View (3-14) was led by Janelle Thornley with eight points.
Mt. Abram 44, Carrabec 33: Mikayla Luce scored 15 points and Miranda Smith added 13 to lead the Roadrunners in North Anson.
Annie Dexter scored nine points for Mt. Abram (9-9) as well.
Brooklyn Lewis and Emma Pluntke each scored seven points to lead the Cobras (5-12).
Waterville 27, MCI 26: ColleenO’Donnell’s free throw in the final minute sealed the KVAC Class B win for the Purple Panthers in Pittsfield. Maine Central Institute’s Kat Smedberg tied the game with a basket with a minute left to play. O’Donnell led Waterville (3-14) while 16 points while Katie Cronkite paced MCI (0-17) with six.
Forest Hills 53, Greenville 49: Evan Worster made his 100th consecutive start and scored 20 points to lead the Tigers to the East/West Conference win in Jackman.
Worster, who made his first start on Dec. 5, 2008, as an eighth grader against Vinalhaven, went over 1,500 career points in the win. Forest Hills ends the regular season at 16-2 and will be the top seed in the Class D West tournament.
Derick Ouellette scored 15 points for Forest Hills. Howie Stone led Greenville (10-7) with 16 points.
Waterville 65, MCI 55: Josh Gormley scored 21 points and had eight steals, leading Waterville to its 10th consecitive win.
Waterville (12-5) led 54-33 after three quarters. Chris Hale scored 14 points for the Purple Panthers, while Justin Jabar had 11 points.
Kael McCarthy led MCI (5-12) with 18 points.
Valley 94, Islesboro 28: Carrington Miller and Josh West each had a triple-double in leading the Cavaliers to victory in its East-West matchup.
Miller scored 18 points, and had 14 assists along with 11 rebounds. West scored a game-high 26 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and had 10 steals for Valley (15-3).
Forest Boucher had 10 points for Islesboro (2-14).
Messalonskee 55, Mt. Blue 25: The Eagles led 36-12 at halftime and coasted to the win in Oakland.
Jordon Holmes hit four 3-pointers and scored 20 points for Messalonskee (10-7). Nick Mayo added 11 points. The Eagles won although they made only one free throw in the game.
Brad Durrell led Mt. Blue (1-16) with eight points.
Lawrence 46, Bangor 33: Spencer Carey scored 26 points to lead the Bulldogs to the KVAC Class A win in Fairfield. Carey added six rebounds and four steals while teammate Matt Saunders held Bangor’s Alex Campbell to nine points and dished out five asissts. Nick Noiles also grabbed eight rebounds for Lawrence, 13-4. Connor Adams led Bangor, 12-5, with 10 points.
Mt. View 50, Gardiner 45: Steven Davis scored 20 points to lead the Mustangs to the KVAC B win in Thorndike.
Nathan Wrenn added 11 points for Mt. View. Jensen Orewiler scored nine points for Gardiner.
North Haven 62, Rangeley 12: Avery Waterman scored 20 points to lead North Haven to the East/West Conference win in Rangeley (2-14).
Thomas 77, Bates 72: Franklin Salvador scored his 1,000th career point as the Terriers defeated the Bobcats in a come-from-behind win.
Bates (9-14) led by five with just under two and a half minutes to play. Levi Barnes hit a pair of foul shots on a flagrant foul by Ed Bogdanovich to take the lead for good. Jarrad DeVaughn led Thomas (11-9) with 19 points. Barnes chipped in 11.
Bogdanovich scored 19 points to pace the Bobcats.
Boston University 79, Maine 72: The Black Bears rallied late, but fell to the Terriers in Boston.
Boston University (12-11, 6-4 America East) led 48-32 at the half. Xavier Pollard had 20 points, four rebounds and three assists for Maine (8-15, 3-7).
Thomas 85, Fisher 53: Kate McAllister of Pittston scored a career-high 21 points to lead the Terriers to the win.
Messalonskee grad Megan Pelletier scored 24 points for Thomas (6-14), while Waterville’s Jasmine Bishop added 14 points.
Javanna Bernard led Fisher (1-22) with 25 points. Porsha Grayson added 21.
Colby 59, Husson 48: Desi Smith scored 13 points to help the Mules take the win in Bangor.
Diana Manduca and Carylanne Wolfington each scored 11 points for Colby (8-14).
Stephanie Comstock scored 24 points for Husson (7-12).
Colby 2, New England College 1: Jackie Tavella scored her first goal of the season with 6:28 left in the game to give the Mules the win in Henniker, N.H.
Megan Fortier also scored for Colby (8-12). Brianne Wheeler stopped 34 shots in net.
Madyson Moore scored for the Pilgrims (7-9-5). Kristen Conners made 27 saves.