By John Keisling
Carriage Towne News
---- — HAMPSTEAD – In last week’s action in the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber ran over Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction, 59-42, while in the second game Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass topped Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead, 79-66. In the final game Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl defeated Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding, 60-49.
East Coast Lumber 59
L&M Construction 42
East Coast took a 13-7 lead after the first period and dominated the second frame for a commanding 32-17 lead at the half. L&M got back into the game in the third period to cut the lead to single digits, 39-30, but East Coast took back control for the 59-42 win. Dano Anderson led East Coast with 18 points followed by Jason Kimball with 14 points, Dan Munsell 12 points, Dave Wojichowski 6 points, Harry Williams 4 points, Dave Rowell 3 points and Bill Demers with 2 points. L&M was led by Craig Anderson with 12 points, Calvin Coleman 11 points, Bob Edwards and Kent Anson 6 points each, and Sean Morrisey with 5 points. East Coast led in field goals, 21-23, while L&M had a 3-1 advantage in three-pointers. East Coast hit 14 of 23 free throws for 61% while L&M hit 8 of 17 for 47%.
Boutin Glass 79
Dunkin’ Donuts 66
Both teams came out shooting as Dunkin’ enjoyed a 22-16 first quarter advantage and the teams exchanged hoops in the second period as Dunkin’ led, 40-34, at the half. Boutin found their running shoes in the third period and grabbed the lead, 59-51, going into the final frame where they were able to keep up their pace for the 79-66 win. Kevin Young led the scoring onslaught for Boutin with 20 points followed by Scott True with 17 points, Craig McGuire 15 points, Tim McDonald 14 points, and Ross Huntington with 13 points. Dunkin’ was led by Bill Whearty’s 23 points along with Jeff Steenson 18 points, Wayne Hamilton 13 points, Ben Ruggles 8 points and Bobby Clarke with 4 points. Boutin led in field goals, 27-25, and three-pointers, 4-2. Dunkin’ hit 10 of 13 free throws for 77% while Boutin hit 13 of 21 for 62%.
Village Vinyl 60
Gelinas Siding 49
Village jumped out to a 16-7 first quarter lead and added to their lead, 29-18, at the half. Gelinas got back into the game in the third frame, but still trailed, 58-49. Village held off a final push from Gelinas in the final period and came away with the 60-49 win. Jim Whitehouse led Village with 16 points with a lot of help from Matt Tulley with 12 points, Keith Therrien 8 points, Mike Desmond and Stan Lewis 7 points each, Gary Cebula and Dave Goyette 4 points each, and Mike Croke with 2 points. Gelinas was led by Fred Malcolm with 19 points along with John Keisling 9 points, Ken Gelinas 7 points, John Suprenant 6 points, Marty Auger 4 points and Russ Evans and Scott Suszek with 2 points each. Village led in field goals, 27-16, while Gelinas led in three-pointers, 2-0. Gelinas hit 11 of 13 free throws for 85% while Village hit 6 of 12 for 50%.