The Caribou 3/4 girls team poses for photographs after winning the Glenburn Rec basketball tournament championship with a 21-16 win over Ellsworth on Sunday. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Caribou's Ainsley Caron (left) looks to drive past Ellsworth's Lily Bean. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Caribou scored just six points in the third quarter, but that was good enough to expand their lead to nine points as they shut down the Eagles holding them scoreless in the period.
In the final stanza, Caribou scored four unanswered points to move to 21-8 with 4:19 remaining in the game. That margin would prove to be enough, as Ellsworth finished out the game with an 8-0 run but they simply ran out of time and fell to Caribou by five points.
Caribou's Madelynn Deprey (23) drives hard to the basket during the second half. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Madelyn Deprey scored a game high 10 points to lead Caribou. Ainsley Caron added five points, Amelia Godin scored four, and Liv Adams chipped in with two points.
Caribou's Liv Adams (31) puts up a shot for two points during the second half. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Lily Bean scored six points and Sophie Lynch had four points to top Ellsworth in scoring. Addison Atherton, Savannah Edgecomb, and Sydney Mason each scored two points.
Caribou finished the tournament with a 5-0 record, while Ellsworth went 3-2 for the tourney.
The Ellsworth girls pose for a photo with their Runner Up plaque. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)