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Boys Class AA-A-B Game

North Boys Slam Way to 145-120 Victory

In a game where defense was put aside in favor of "showtime", the North AA-A-B boys took a 145-120 victory over the South in the second game of the Maine McDonald's Senior All Star day at Husson University. keenan marseilleDunks and 3-pointers were the order of the day in this contest, and the boys were more than willing to display their offensive skills. Herman High School's Jacob Godfrey, who would later in the day win the Slam-Dunk competition, scored 29 points to lead the North. His regular season teammate Keenan Marseille scored 26 points. Mike Gilman of Windham High School scored 23 points, including seven baskets from beyond the arc. Other players in double figures were Griffin Guerrette (Presque Isle) with 16, Mr. Basketball finalist Ian McIntyre (Hampden Academy) with 13 points, and Zach Hartsgrove (Nokomis) with 12.

Noah Malone was top scorer for the South with 19 points. The South Portland star scored 17 of those points in the second half. He was supported by Greely's Jack Kane, who tossed in 18 points (14 in second half). Mason Shink hit 5 three-pointers in the first half enroute to a 17 point total. Also scoring in double figures were Nolan Haggerty of Yarmouth HS with 16 points, Riley Hasson (South Portland) with 14 points,  and Zac Manoogian (Westbrook) with 13 points.

The North, which surpassed the century mark with over 12 minutes remaining in the game, held a 69-59 lead at the half.

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