BOYS' BASKETBALL

A South quarterfinal: #6-Marshwood vs. #3-Falmouth

at Portland Expo

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Falmouth 59, Marshwood 38

Third-seeded Falmouth scored the game’s first seven points and went on to a 59-38 victory over No. 6 Marshwood in a Class A South boys’ basketball quarterfinal Saturday afternoon at the Portland Expo.

Nicco Pitre led the way with 20 points, Michael Simonds added 13 and Brady Coyne contributed 12 for the Yachtsmen (15-4), who advanced to meet No. 2 Kennebunk in the semifinals Wednesday at the Expo.

Seven points from Pitre and five from Simonds allowed the Yachtsmen to build a 17-6 advantage after one quarter.

The Hawks (11-8) settled in during the second quarter but couldn’t get any closer than nine. Falmouth led 29-18 at halftime.

Marshwood made things interesting in the third quarter, pulling within 29-25 on a layup from Cullen Casey. But the Yachtsmen closed the quarter on an 11-3 run, capped by a Pitre buzzer-beater that made it 40-28.

The Hawks were led by John Valentine with 16 points.

1234OT2OT3OT4OT5OTF
Marshwood 612101038
Falmouth 1712111959
INDIVIDUAL SCORING
MARSHWOOD (11-8)
SCORINGADDITIONAL STATS
Player2-FG3-FGFTPtsRebsAstsStlsBlks
McDaniel1002
Wozny0000
Valentine42216
McDonnell0000
McNally0000
Thim0000
Sullivan0000
Theriault0000
Gordon0000
Peterson2015
Casey40311
Bryant1024
Totals122838
FALMOUTH (15-4)
SCORINGADDITIONAL STATS
Player2-FG3-FGFTPtsRebsAstsStlsBlks
Graiver0000
Pitre60820
Stowell0000
LeFevre0000
Dilworth0000
Daniels0000
Anderson1002
Coyne22212
Simonds31413
Douglas0000
Hamilton1024
Williams1013
McKee1013
Hanrahan1002
Totals1631859