, Kingston, NH

October 17, 2013

Men's Masters Basketball

By John Keisling
Carriage Towne News

---- — HAMPSTEAD – In Week 4 of the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass topped Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl, 63-53, while in the second game Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction stumbled to a 38-28 win over Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding. In the final game, Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead defeated Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber, 60-46.

Boutin Glass 63

Village Vinyl 55

Both teams came out shooting as Village grabbed an 18-16 first quarter lead and took a slim 30-29 advantage at the half. Boutin started to take advantage of the undermanned Village team as they took a 43-41 lead going into the final frame and controlled the rest of the game for the 62-53 win. Craig McGuire led Boutin with 26 points with help from Tim MacDonald with 15 points, Kevin Young 12 points, Scott True and Kevin Meagher 4 points each and John Boutin with 2 points. Village was led by Mike Desmond’s 25 points along with Keith Therrien 13 points, Jim Whitehouse 7 points, Stan Lewis 6 points and Gary Cebula with 2 points. Boutin led in field goals, 27-19, while Village led in three-pointers, 1-0. Village hit 14 of 21 free throws for 67% while Boutin hit 9 of 14 for 64%.

L&M Construction 38

Gelinas Siding 28

In a defense-minded game, Gelinas took a 7-4 lead and had a 16-11 advantage at the half. L&M start to get some flow going in their offense as they took a 22-20 lead into the final quarter and cruised over the ice-cold Gelinas Siding, 38-28. Kent Anson led L&M with 12 points followed by Calvin Coleman with 11 points, Craig Anderson 8 points, Sean Morrissey 3 points, and Bob Edwards and Tony Serino with 2 points each. Gelinas was led by Fred Malcolm’s 11 points, John Suprenant with 7 points, John Keisling 4 points, and Ken Gelinas and Marty Auger with 2 points each. Gelinas led in field goals, 9-8, while L&M led in three-pointers, 6-1. Gelinas hit 7 of 9 free throws for 78% while L&M hit 4 of 9 for 44%.

Dunkin’ Donuts 60

East Coast Lumber 46

Dunkin’ jumped out to a 18-10 first quarter lead and took advantage of some cold shooting by Dunkin’ to build their lead to 30-16 at the half. Dunkin’ maintained their lead in the third frame, 46-30, and cruised to the 60-46 win. Bill Whearty led Dunkin’ with 18 points followed by Jeff Steenson with 14 points, Ben Ruggles 11 points, Wayne Hamilton 10 points, Bobby Clarke 5 points and Dick Danner with 2 points. East Coast was led by Jason Kimball with 17 points, Dan Munsell 9 points, Bill Demers 6 points, Harry Williams and Joe Dzengeleski 4 points each, and John Fortin and Dave Wojichowski with 2 points each. Dunkin’ led in field goals, 16-12, and both teams had two three-pointers. Dunkin’ hit 22 of 31 free throws for 71% while East Coast hit 16 of 24 for 67%.