HAMPSTEAD – In last week’s action in the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead (4-4) ran over Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl (4-4), 69-45, while in the second game Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass (7-1) pounded Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction (3-5), 59-31. In the final game, Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber (3-5) topped Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding (3-5), 60-43.
Dunkin’ Donuts 69
Village Vinyl 45
Village took an early 13-11 first quarter lead and extended their advantage to 29-25 at the half. The third period was all Dunkin’ as they exploded for 25 points and a 50-39 lead going into the final frame. Village was not able to recover and Dunkin’ cruised to the 69-45 win. Jeff Steenson led the scoring for Dunkin’ with 19 points with a lot of help from Bill Whearty with 18 points, Ben Ruggles 11 points, Bobby Clarke 10 points, Dick Danner 7 points and Dave Youngblood and Terry Crump with 2 points each. Village was led by Mike Desmond with17 points, Matt Tulley 8 points, Stan Lewis and Dave Goyette 6 points each, and Keith Therrien and Kevin Crump with 4 points each. Dunkin’ led in field goals, 24-16, and three-pointers, 3-2. Village hit 7 of 11 free throws for 64% while Dunkin’ hit 12 of 20 for 60%.
Boutin Glass 59
L&M Construction 31
Boutin zipped out to a 15-7 lead and maintained their advantage at the half, 23-15. L&M went ice cold in the third period and Boutin took advantage and doubled up their lead, 38-19, and cruised to the 59-31 win. Craig McGuire led Boutin with 13 points followed by Kevin Young with 11 points, Scott True, John Boutin and Tim McDonald all with 8 points each, Kevin Meagher 6 points, Ross Huntington 3 points, and Paul Ramos with 2 points. L&M was led by Craig Anderson and Sean Morrissey with 7 points each, Calvin Coleman 6 points, Don Bell 4 points, and Tony Serino, Kent Anson and Bob Edwards all with 2 points each. Boutin led in field goals, 27-12, and both teams had a single three-pointer. L&M hit 4 of 9 free throws for 44% while Boutin hit 2 of 6 for 33%.