Next up was Alton. Once again it was Doherty who led the way. He had 14 points and 8 boards while Nick Drouin added 8 points and Drew Muzzey chipped in with 6 rebounds. With the 37-13 victory the Sachems captured the first seed heading into the semifinals. They played Alton one more time and this time it was Nick Murray with 10 points and Muzzey with 11 leading the way. The 50- 21 victory got the Sachems to the finals against Belmont. This time around the Red Raiders were able to handcuff the Sachems' offense and capture the victory 31-19. "It was a great tournament for us. Our defense was outstanding, and we shot lights out for most of the weekend. I'm proud of the hard work the kids put in." said Coach Roy.
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Belmont, needing a win to stay in the hunt for a tourney berth, jumped out to an early 15-10 lead behind the 3 point shooting of J. Robarge who sank 3 three pointers in the first quarter and finished with six threes on the night. Gilford battled back in the second quarter and took the lead 24-22 at the break. The third quarter was all even at 32. In the fourth the Eagles jumped out early and took a 40-32 lead with five minutes to go. The Red Raiders cut the margin to 2 with under a minute to play.
For Gilford Hayley Jakubens and Maddie Harris each scored 8 points and for Belmont J. Robarge scored 18 followed by C. Cadarette with 9.
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The Laconia High School boys' varsity basketball team earned a win and suffered a loss in recent games. Traveling to Inter-Lakes on Friday, LHS lost 42-73. At home against Winnisquam Regional yesterday, Laconia won 57-52. The LHS boys' team now has a record of four wins, 13 losses, and plays its final game of the regular season on Wednesday at Newfound Regional.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 February 2013 01:50