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  • Kristen Huntress of Lake Region takes the ball the other way after coming up with a steal against Wells. (Rivet Photo)

Sarah Hancock 2-2-7, Kristen Huntress 3-0-7, Lauren Jakobs 2-4-9, Melody Millett 2-0-4, Allison Morse 0-2-2, Chandler True 2-0-6, Spencer True 2-0-6, Meghan VanLoan 0-4-4, Molly Christensen, Devin Langadas, Alizah Thayer-Broussard.
3-Pointers: Hancock, Huntress, Jakobs, C. True 2, S. True 2.
FT: 12-of-18 (67%)
FG: 13-of-45 (29%)
Turnovers: 11
Rebounds: (23), Jakobs 7, Millett 4, Hancock 4, C. True 3, VanLoan 3, S. True 1, Huntress 1.
Taryn Lambert 1-1-3, Alyssa Loukola 0-2-2, Hannah Moody 3-0-7, Allyson O’Brien 2-0-5, Halee Ramsdell 4-2-10, Kaitlyn Schott 1-0-2, Leah Tufts 2-0-4.
3-Pointers: Moody, O’Brien.
FT: 5-of-9 (56%)
FG: 13-of-44 (30%)
Turnovers: 19
Rebounds: (26)

    Big third quarter leads Laker girls past Wells, 45-33

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer With his team clinging to a 21-17 lead, Coach Paul True didn’t have to think hard about what his halftime speech would entail. Two words. Rebound. Effort. A young Wells squad — starting four sophomores and a junior — were a step quicker and more tenacious on the boards. […]

  • Mackenzie Buzzell (#13) enjoyed a solid shooting night for the Raiders, scoring a game-high points against Freeport. (Rivet Photo)
Julia Quinn 6-0-13, McKenna Gerchman 4-1-9, Nicole Bennett 1-1-3, Mackenzie Buzzell 8-2-18, Katherine Parker 1-0-2, Sage Boivin 1-0-2, Bridget Bailey 2-0-4, Makayla Cooper 3-2-8, Kaylin Delaney 1-3-6, Alexandria Fraize 0-1-1, Lexi L’Heureux-Carland 4-0-8.
3-Pointers: Quinn, Delaney
Turnovers: 20
FT: 10-of-19 (53%)
FG: 31-of-63 (49%)
Rebounds: (33) L’Heureux-Carland 7, Fraize 5, Bennett 4, Gerchman 44, Bailey 4, Delaney 3, Buzzell 2, Quinn 2, Parker 1, Cooper 1.
Megan Cormier 3-1-7, Regan Lynch 5-2-13, Taylor Rinaldi 6-1-16, Mackenzie Ackley, Kayla Belanger, Lauren Cormier, Jessie Gray, Bailey Karnes, Morgan Karnes, Jessica Wall.
3-Pointers: Lynch, Rinaldi 3
Turnovers: 38
FT: 4-of-13 (31%)
FG: 13-of-41 (32%)
Rebounds: 19

    Raider girls carve up Freeport press, 74-36

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer FRYEBURG — Julia Quinn and Mackenzie Buzzell each may have had sore arms by the end of last Friday night’s basketball game. Fryeburg Academy’s starting guards chewed up Freeport’s full-court press by either sending quick, long passes to open teammates or, when they saw a crack in the Falcon […]

  • Fryeburg Academy guard Ben Southwick nearly comes up with a block during Monday's game against Kennebunk. (Rivet Photo) KENNEBUNK (64)
Jacob Boothby 2-0-4, Travon Bradford 6-1-13, Dakota Ewy 1-0-2, Ryan Guevin 1-0-3, Jack Lapham 7-6-20, Zachary MacKinnon 5-2-14, Justin Wiggins 2-4-8.
3-Pointers: Guevin, MacKinnon 2
Turnovers: 20
FT: 15-of-19 (79%)
FG: 23-of-51 (45%)
Rebounds: 34
Jonathan Burk 7-1-15, Winston Richards 2-0-4, Ben Southwick 5-0-11, Ryan Gullikson 7-3-20, Cody Gullikson 2-0-5, Brandon Ludwig 1-0-3, Nicholis L’Heureux-Carland, Henry Santana, Ben Darling.
3-Pointers: Southwick, R. Gullikson 3, C. Gullikson, Ludwig
Turnovers: 14
FT: 4-of-10 (40%)
FG: 24-of-60 (40%)
Rebounds: 28, R. Gullikson 9, Burk 6, C. Gullikson 4, Ludwig 3, Southwick 2, Richards 2, L’Heureux-Carland 1, Santana 1.

    Raiders’ frantic finish falls short against Kennebunk

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer FRYEBURG — It’s the little things that make the difference between two evenly matched teams. Kennebunk won two key battles Monday night, and captured a 64-58 road victory over Fryeburg Academy. The Rams closed out the game by sinking 6-of-6 foul shots — by three different players — over […]

  • Laker boys find southern hoop trips to their liking

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer J.P. Yorkey liked what he saw for 30 minutes at York Friday night. His club was focused, and played the brand of basketball he expects his Lakers are capable of on a nightly basis. “Our team played a great game overall. We jumped out to an 18-7 lead in […]

  • CeCe Hancock

    Player of the Week: CeCe Hancock

    Sierra “CeCe” Hancock plays with a high motor and certainly wears her emotions on her sleeve. “CeCe possesses a tremendous work ethic. She has a motor that simply does not quit. Our focus as individuals on a Team is to show up and make each other better every single day, no days off, and CeCe […]

  • Nick Wandishin

    Player of the Week: Nick Wandishin

    Nick Wandishin is a true Laker, Coach J.P. Yorkey says. “Nick is a talented three-sport athlete, a good student, a great kid, and a super teammate,” the Lake Region varsity boys’ basketball coach said. “He is a true Laker indeed.” In basketball, Nick is off to a fine start, his coach said. “His work ethic […]

  • SARAH HANCOCK  of Lake Region directed a crisp passing game which resulted in her team knocking down nine 3-pointers in LRHS' victory over Fryeburg Academy. (Rivet Photo)
Sarah Hancock 1-0-2, Sierra Hancock 2-0-5, Kristen Huntress 5-2-15, Lauren Jakobs 4-2-11, Devin Langadas 1-0-2, Melody Millett 0-2-2, Allison Morse 1-0-2, Chandler True 3-0-8, Spencer True 2-1-7, Meghan VanLoan 2-0-4, Kaylyn Jordan, Alizah Thayer-Broussard.
3-Pointers: Huntress (3), C. True (2), S. True (2), Jakobs, Si. Hancock
Free Throws: 7-of-11
Turnovers: 13
Rebounds: 23, VanLoan 7, Jakobs 3, Morse 3, Huntress 3, Millett 2, Si. Hancock 2, S. True 1, Sa. Hancock 1, Langadas 1.
Julia Quinn 4-0-8, Nicole Bennett 4-3-11, Mackenzie Buzzell 2-2-6, Sage Boivin 0-2-2, Makayla Cooper 1-0-3, Lexi L’Heureux-Carland 2-2-6, McKenna Gerchman, Katherine Parker, Bridget Bailey, Kaylin Delaney, Alexandria Fraize, Rhianna Willard.
3-Pointers: Cooper
Free Throws: 9-of-23
Turnovers: 13
Rebounds: 22, Bennett 6, L’Heureux-Carland 5, Boivin 4, Buzzell 3, Bailey 3, Gerchman 1.

    Hot shooting Lakers pull away from Raiders

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer FRYEBURG — At least on opening night, Lake Region’s crisp passing game and long-range bombers got the best of Fryeburg Academy’s big front line. Four different players knocked down three-point shots to spark a 21-4 second quarter charge as the Lakers rolled to a 58-36 victory over the Raiders […]

  • RYAN GULLIKSON is trapped temporarily by Lake Region defenders Nick Hall and Tyler Walker (right) during Frida's season opener. The Raiders prevailed in overtime. (Rivet Photo)
Marcus DeVoe 2-5-10, Alex Langadas 1-0-2, Jack Lesure 1-2-4, Quinn Piland 4-1-9, Nate Smith 6-7-19, Nick Wandishin 1-1-3, Nick Hall, Brandon Palmer, Tyler Walker.
3-Pointers: DeVoe
Free Throws: 16-of-25
Turnovers: 21
Rebounds: 27, Piland 5, Smith 5, Langadas 5, Lesure 4, Wandishin 3, Hall 3, DeVoe 2.
Jonathan Burk 3-4-10, Winston Richards 3-0-6, Ben Southwick 2-2-6, Ryan Gullikson 7-10-24, Cody Gullikson 0-3-3, Brandon Ludwig 1-0-2, Ben Darling, Nicholis L’Heureux-Carland, Henry Santana.
3-Pointers: None
Free Throws: 19-of-33
Turnovers: 23
Rebounds: 30, Burk 10, Richards 6, Santana 6, Gullikson 4, L’Heureux-Carland 3, C. Gullikson 1.

    Gullikson nets 24 to lead Raiders past Lakers in OT

    By Wayne E. Rivet Staff Writer FRYEBURG — Sedge Saunders hopes Friday’s season opener is an omen of things to come this basketball season. After losing a lead in the final minute of regulation, Fryeburg Academy went to their closer, guard Ryan Gullikson, who delivered with a fall-away floater with 35.8 seconds remaining to tie […]

  • ANGEL ESCALANTE of Fryeburg Academy (right) found himself in a tough heavyweight match against a Lisbon wrestler during Saturday's opening season meet held at Wadsworth Arena. Escalante lost this match in sudden death. (Rivet Photo)

    Winter preview: Fryeburg Academy varsity wrestling

    VARSITY WRESTLING Head Coach: Dan Fox, first year Assistant Coach: Mike Mowry Top returnees: Trevor Henschel (195 pounds) is a returning state champion; Hunter Day (160) and Matt Boucher (170) are returning state finalists; Willie Macfawn (182) and Conner Smith (145) are returning state qualifiers. Top newcomers: Pat Duffy (138) is a very skilled new comer […]

  • JACK LESURE will see more ballhandling duties this winter with the graduation of Sam Smith and Mark Williams.

    Lake Region winter sports previews

    VARSITY BOYS’ BASKETBALL Head Coach: J.P. Yorkey, fifth year Assistant/JV Coach: John Mayo, second year Last Year: 9-9 regular season, won prelim round game, lost to Morse in double overtime in the Class B West quarterfinals. Top Returnees: Jack Lesure, junior captain, 6-2 guard/forward; Nate Smith, junior captain, 6-2 guard/forward; Quinn Piland, senior, 6-3 forward; […]