Clippers Edge Fighting Saints

Clippers Edge Fighting Saints

 

MACHIAS- In the Reynolds Gymnasium on December 3rd, 2017 the Clippers of the University of Maine at Machias took on the Fighting Saints of the College of St. Joesph, and edged out a victory after a game that could be described as a battle.

Throughout this game the Fighting Saints held a lead that waived between seven and 10 points, however, a few key plays made by the Clippers in the last two minutes of the game made the difference in this one. The Clippers' defense was an important factor in this match.

Travonne Thompson and Darius Clark lead the offensive effort for Machias. Thompson collected 24 points, 12 rebounds, and five steals. Clark attributed 21 points with six assists. Point guard Thomas Papagionopolis scored 11 with 8 assists. Jesse Gray chipped in 13 points.