Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The Maranacook junior took out the Junior Compound team title at the recent World Archery championships in France.
Messalonskee backed up its impressive undefeated regular season by returning to Oakland with a state championship.
Gardiner sophomore Peter Del Gallo won the title last year.
Central Mainers hope to lead USM back to the college World Series.
The teams’ Alpine scores will be combined with their Nordic points from last week to find the overall champions.
Maranacook knows Waynflete and its star center will prove a difficult challenge in the title game.
The Lakers hope to use height against the free-shooting Tigers in their quest for a championship.
‘Everybody will be there’, the Bulldogs’ coach said ahead of the local rivals going head-to-head in the championship game.
The Waynflete senior posted 28 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks in the lopsided 55-35 victory.
The Vikings’ 2-3 zone defence frustrated Messalonskee in the narrow 35-33 result that sent the winner to the Eastern Maine final.