Fans of Midcoast basketball will undoubtedly have a full weekend ahead of them as the Medomak Valley All Sports Boosters will hold a two-day seventh- and eighth-grade girls and boys basketball tournament Friday, March 19 and Saturday, March 20.

The two-day tournament will take place at both Medomak Valley High School and Medomak Middle School on Manktown Road in Waldoboro.

The games will be played in two 20-minute halves, with the last minute of each half stopping for all whistles. The top two teams at the end of the two-day event will vie for the tournament championship, which will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday simultaneously at both sites on the Medomak Valley campus.

Admission Friday will be $2 for adults and $1 for students, while the price will increase by $1 for adults and students for the full day of events Saturday. Admission is good for all games at both sites.

Boys teams will include both seventh- and eighth-grade teams from Medomak and Lincoln Academy. There will also be teams from Boothbay, Georges Valley and HAL (Hope-Appleton-Lincolnville).

There will be girls teams from Medomak, Boothbay, Lincoln Academy and Midcoast (Rockland, Rockport, St. George, Thomaston, Belmont, Camden, South Thomaston, Lincolnville and Union).

The following is a schedule for the two-day tournament. For more information on the event, contact Kyle Santheson at 542-7711 or e-mail

Friday, March 19

4 p.m. (MVHS) Boys – Medomak 8 vs. Lincoln Academy 8

5:15 p.m. (MVHS) Boys – Medomak 7 vs. Lincoln Academy 7

6:30 p.m. (MVHS) Boys – Boothbay vs. Georges Valley

7:45 p.m. (MVHS) Girls – Medomak vs. Boothbay

Saturday, March 20

10:15 a.m. (MVHS) Girls – Midcoast vs. Lincoln Academy

11:30 a.m. (MMS) Boys – HAL vs. Lincoln Academy 7

11:30 a.m. (MVHS) Boys – Medomak 7 vs. Georges Valley

12:45 p.m. (MMS) Girls – Lincoln Academy vs. Medomak

2 p.m. (MMS) Girls – Midcoast vs. Boothbay

2 p.m. (MVHS) Boys – Georges Valley vs. Lincoln Academy 7

3:15 p.m. (MMS) Boys – Medomak 8 vs. Boothbay

3:15 p.m. (MVHS) Boys – HAL vs. Lincoln Academy 8

4:30 p.m. (MMS) Girls – Midcoast vs. Medomak

4:30 p.m. (MVHS) Girls – Lincoln Academy vs. Boothbay

5:45 p.m. (MMS) Boys – Medomak 7 vs. HAL

5:45 p.m. (MVHS) Boys – Lincoln Academy 8 vs. Boothbay

7 p.m. (MMS) Girls Championship

7 p.m. (MVHS) Boys Championship

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