Third MBNation showcase to feature Midcoast athletesMedomak Valley, Oceanside, Mount View, Camden Hills represented
Saco — The third annual MBNation East versus West showcase will tip off Sunday, Nov. 11, with some of the top high school and middle school basketball players of the present — and perhaps the future — preparing for their upcoming court seasons.
Several Knox, Waldo and Lincoln county student-athletes will play in the event, which will take place at the Saco Recreation Center.
The event will begin at 9 a.m. and go all day, with seven games on tap.
The futures game for eighth graders will tip off at 9 a.m., followed by the freshman boys at 10:15 a.m., sophomore boys at 11:30 a.m., junior boys at 12:45 p.m., senior boys at 2 p.m., freshman/sophomore girls at 3:15 p.m. and junior/senior girls at 4:30 p.m.
The following is a list of local players confirmed to play in the high-profile tournament:
Class of 2013 East — John Murray of Medomak Valley and Tyler Gilson and Shea Davenport of Oceanside.
Class of 2014 East — Isaiah Stone-Patterson of Oceanside.
Class of 2016 East — Keenan Hendricks and Nick Mazurek of Oceanside.
Futures East — Emmett Shell of Mount View.
Classes of 2013/2014 East — Lexi Nelligan of Belfast; Jordan Knowlton of Camden Hills; and Kennadi Grover of Oceanside.
Classes of 2015/2016 East — Payton Billingsley, Emily Gould and Makenna Brooks of Oceanside; and Hannah Marks and Hannah Heald of Medomak Valley.
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