Orono vs Houlton LIVE High School Boys Basketball Monday 1/15/2024
Houlton, ME – January 15, 2024 – Anticipation crackles in the air like static electricity as the Orono Riots and Houlton Shiretowners prepare to lock horns in a varsity boys basketball showdown tonight at 12:30 PM. This home conference game isn’t just about securing a win; it’s about local pride, redemption, and proving who reigns supreme on the hardwood.
What it is: Varsity Boys Basketball
Matchup: Orono Riots vs Houlton Shiretowners
Game Type: Home conference game
Time: Monday, Jan 15, 2024, 12:30 PM (Local Time)
Locations: Houlton High School – ME
Home Team: Houlton Shiretowners 2-9
Away Team: Orono Riots 8-3
Live Stream: Watch here
The Orono Riots, riding an impressive 8-3 wave, come in like a roaring storm. Their offense is a finely tuned machine, averaging 15-point victories in their last five games. Senior guard a magician with the ball, orchestrates the attack with a dazzling 22 points per game average, leaving defenders bewildered with his acrobatic layups and clutch three-pointers.
But the Houlton Shiretowners, despite their 2-9 record, are far from pushovers. They’ve been tested by the toughest in the conference, falling narrowly to the top-ranked team. Their grit and determination are undeniable, and they rely on their size and physicality to dominate the paint. Senior forward a force of nature under the basket, anchors their defense and leads the charge with 18 points and 10 rebounds on average.
This isn’t just another game; it’s a renewal of a deep-rooted rivalry. For decades, Orono and Houlton have battled it out on the court, their gyms pulsating with the passionate roar of hometown fans. Tonight, under the bright lights of Houlton High School, the stakes are higher than ever.