Panther JV boys hold on for win over Brunswick

Tuesday night the Medomak Valley JV and varsity boys teams were back on the court after a quick holiday break to host Brunswick to a Class A matchup in Waldoboro.

Medomak JV coach Richie Oliver talks to his team during a late timeout in the game.  (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

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The junior varsity started out hot, but the Dragons were not about to just give it up. Medomak took a 16-10 first quarter lead and built it to a 28-19 halftime lead. Brunswick came screaming back in the third quarter outshooting the Panthers 15-9 to cut Medomak's lead to 37-34 heading into the final stanza where Medomak was able to hold on for the win.

Medomak was able to shoot 5-of-8 from the foul line in the fourth quarter while keeping Brunswick off the charity stripe.

Medomak Valey's Gabe Allaire, (21) looks to put the ball up over Brunswick's Cam Dunton. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)
Scoring for Medomak was, Gabe Allaire with a game-high 18 points; Ryan Creamer eight; Chris Bowman seven; Alec Coughlin, Ethan Spear and Nathan Emerson four each; Ben Deaver two; and Josh Goldrup one.  The Panthers were 18-of-29 (62 percent) from the foul line.

Leading the Dragons were Noah Cox with 11 points; Fynn Mitchell 10; and Sam Sharpe seven. The Dragons were 6-of-11 (55 percent) from the foul line.

Medomak's Josh Goldrup, right, goes up over Brunswick's Noah Cox with the shot. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Medomak's Ben Deaver makes a move to go around his defender. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

A good size crowd on hand for the JV game as they ready for the varsity matchup. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)

Medomak's Josh Goldrup, back, and Chris Bowman, battle with a Brunswick player on the floor for the loose ball. (Photo by Ron Hawkes)


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