2017 Football Write-ups
November 3, 2017
Dexter traveled to Dover looking for a win to bring them to the Northern Maines. Dexter started with the ball and ended it with a punt. Dover came on strong and scored. For Dover they scored 40 points and Dexter scored nothing. It was a blow out and Dover plays Bucksport on the 10th in the Northern Maines.
October 28, 2017
Dexter had a home playoff game for the first time since 1990. Dexter was pretty excited to have a home playoff game. Dexter started on defense and caused a fumble and recovered. Then Dexter had the ball and fumbled. Ellsworth after recovering the fumble scored. The final score was 34-20 Dexter came out on top. Tyler Beem scored twice. Logan Perkins scored once. Dylan Allen scored once for the tigers.
Dexter traveled to Houlton looking for a win. Dexter started on defense. Houlton started off with a fumble and Dexter recovered. Then Kyle Watson had a 33-yard catch on the first play for the Tigers. Then the next play Dexter fumbled and Houlton recovered. Dexter ended up coming out for the win after Tyler Beem had six touchdowns for the tigers. Dexter won 41-28. They have a play off game on the 28th against Ellsworth at home.
October 13, 2017
Dexter went to Hermon looking for a win. Hermon started off on kickoff and ended up getting the ball after Caleb Weeks fumbled it on the 20 yard line. Hermon scored on that drive. Dexter came back on their first drive and scored to make the score 6-6. Cameron Paige scored on a kickoff. Garrett Trask scored most of the touchdowns for Hermon. Hermon won 44-13.
October 7, 2017
Lincoln came to Dexter on their homecoming looking for a win. On the third play of the game Lincoln broke a run out and scored. He next drive Dexter Answered to make it a 8-8 game.
Dexter threw 3 interceptions and Lincoln threw 3 also. Dexter fumbled twice. There was many turnovers but Lincoln came out with a win. Final score was 63-22. Lincoln record is 4-2. Dexter falls to 3-3.
September 29, 2017
Dexter traveled to Bucksport to face off against the Golden Bucks. Tyler Beem scored on a kick off and while he was returning he decided to show off and get an unsportsmanlike call. Bucksport passed the ball a lot against Dexter and scored man times. He score was 47-14 Bucksport is now 2-3. Dexter falls to 3-2.
September 23, 2017
Dirigo came to Dexter looking for a win. Dexter came out ready to play when Tyler Beem put up the first points. Dirigo came back with another score. It was tied up at halftime. David Kirshkaln had a pick six to bring the tigers ahead. Dexter just kept scoring from there. The tigers won 34-13. They are now 3-1. Dirigo is now 1-3.
September 16, 2017
The first play of the game Tyler Beem had a 20 yard catch for the first down. Which started the drive for a touchdown for the tigers. Jake Bickford scored on a 48 yard punt return.
Rayno Boivin threw for two touchdowns.
The final score was 34-20 Dexter plays Dirigo next week.
September 8, 2017
Tyler Beem had 77-yard return to bring him to the 5 yard-line. Which gave Dexter the momentum to score. Logan scored net play. Kyle Watson also had a touchdown for the tigers.
Jeremy Richard changed the game’s complexion with a 16-second burst of energy, an 81-yard return for a touchdown on the ensuing kickoff as Foxcroft fought off the Tigers 24-14 at Oakes Field.
September 2, 2017
At Dexter, Cameron Paige had 2 touchdowns to bring Dexter the victory over the Ellsworth Eagles.
Ellsworth tied it up at halftime.
Cameron Paige scored the opening touchdown after the half.
Dexter is now 1-0 and goes to dover next week.
Ellsworth is 0-1 and goes to Mt. View next week.
FOOTBALL 2016 WRITE-UPS
(Written by DRHS Sports Academy Class)
September 3, 2016
Dexter 38 vs Houlton 6
Dexter’s Brandon Allen had a combined total of a 101 yards on 12 carries with two touchdowns. Brayden Miller threw for two touchdowns and he also returned a 73 yard interception for a touchdown. Zach White and Jason Campbell each had a receiving touchdowns, Zach scored on a 1 yard quick pass and Jason scored on a 50 yard reception.
Seth Holston scored Houston's only touchdown on a 4 yard rush in the final minute of the game. The Shiretowners from Houlton now start off their season 0-1, and the Tigers from Dexter are 1-0.
September 9, 2016
Dexter 28 @ Mattanawcook 6
In Lincoln Zach White had a 100 yard interception returned for a touchdown just as the first half came to an end to keep the Tigers fired up to get the victory against Mattanawcook.
The MA Lynx scored first with a 1 yard rush by the QB Carter Ward but Dexter then went on to score 28 points without another point scored for the Lynx.
Dexter’s ground game was led by Tyler Beem with 92 yards on 12 carries and Brandon Allen with 21 yards on 9 carries. QB Brayden Miller threw for 84 yards with a 65 yard touchdown pass to Jason Campbell and Brayden also rushed for 23 yards. Chandler Perkins also added a rushing touchdown.
Mattanawcook QB Ward finished the game with 80 yards rushing and 71 yards passing. Matt Young had the most rushing yards in the game with 105 yards and also had 28 yards receiving. Hayden Weatherbee chipped in with 38 yards rushing while Alex Brown had 43 yards receiving.
September 17, 2016
Bucksport 7 @ Dexter 18
Dexter’s QB Brayden Miller passed for 132 yards with one touchdown to lead the Tigers to their third straight win. Brandon Allen rushed for a touchdown and Chandler Perkins returned an interception for touchdown to give the Tigers their third touchdown.
Bucksports Brody Boynton scored the only touchdown for Bucksport on a 17 play drive led by Bucksport quarterback Chase Carmichael.
September 23, 2016
Dexter 39 @ Stearns 6
Dexter’s QB Brayden Miller had 4 passing touchdowns, Zachary White had 2 in the first quarter and Jason Campbell also had 2 touchdowns. Tyler Beem and Chandler Perkins each had a rushing touchdown to bring the Tigers the win to keep the streak alive.
Stearns QB Jorian Jolly scored the only touchdown in the late fourth quarter.
October 01, 2016
Ellsworth 0 @ Dexter 51
Dexter’s QB Brayden Miller started the game off with a 3 yard rush for a touchdown and he also threw 4 touchdown passes, two of them were to Zach White. Chandler also had two receiving touchdowns. Brandon Allen had two key rushing touchdowns which gave him over a 150 yards rushing on the day. Tyler Beem had a rushing touchdown to go with his 121 yards rushing to give the Tigers the Homecoming Victory.
October 08, 2016
MCI 36 @ Dexter 2
At Dexter, Brayden Miller was 6/14 for 73 yards but had 2 interceptions. A group of Dexter Players tackled MCI’s Josh Buker in the end zone for the safety.
Josh Buker had two touchdowns on off a big punt return. Pedro Matos also had a big punt return for a touchdown. Adam Bertrand and Blake Frost also had a touchdown in the win against Dexter to keep the Huskies win streak alive.
October 15, 2016
Dexter 34 @ Mt.View 28
At Thorndike, the Dexter Tigers came back from being behind to upset the Mt.View Mustangs. The Mustangs had two chances to take the lead in the second half but Dexter’s defense stopped them each time on 5-yard line. Dexter’s Zach White had four touchdowns. He received three passes from Brayden Miller for a total of 126 yards receiving with three touchdowns, and a two-point conversion. Zach White also returned a 80 yard punt for a touchdown which he also scored the two- point conversion.
Mt.View’s Devon Davis led the game in rushing with 140 yards on 11 carries and had two touchdowns. Darrin Cook Mt.Views Fullback rushed for 82 yards and a touchdown. Mustangs QB Rayno Boivin completed 11 of his 16 passes for 181 yards. Colby Furrow caught eight passes for 116 yards and a touchdown. He also kicked two PATs and caught a two-point conversion.
October 21, 2016
Dexter 26 at Orono 27
At Orono, The Tigers faced off against the Red Riots both with the same record but Dexter came up short.
Dexter’s Brayden Miller threw a 58 yard touchdown to Zach White but he ended the day 4/15 for 66 yards passing. Tyler Beem had a huge kick return for a 83 yard touchdown and also had 59 yards total rushing and Chandler Perkins 34 yards rushing with a touchdown. Zach White had 58 yards receiving for a touchdown and a huge punt return for a 65 yard touchdown.
Orono’s Jackson Coutts threw for one touchdown to Keenan Collett. Matt Fowler rushed for 3 touchdowns.
October 29, 2016
Washington Academy 8 at Dexter 45
At Dexter, Senior QB Brayden Miller threw a touchdown pass to Senior Zachary White to give Zach one of his two touchdowns of the day. David Kirshkaln had a interception for a touchdown in the opening defensive series. Senior Chandler Perkins scored a touchdown off a one yard carry. Tyler Beem rushed for 87 yards on six carries with a touchdown. Senior Brandon Allen rushed for 50 yards on six carries he also had a 12 yard catch. Senior Jason Campbell had two catches for 44 yards. Freshman Tyler Chapman and Cameron Paige both scored a touchdown in the fourth quarter. Zachary White scored two touchdowns one of a three yard catch and for his second touchdown he scored off a 16 yard run, so that gave him three catches for 81 yards and 16 yards rushing on the day to give the Dexter Tigers a Senior game win.
Washington Academy’s #44- Talblt scored the only touchdown for them in the fourth quarter.
November 4, 2016
Dexter 21 at Orono 15
At Orono, Tyler Beem scored off a 29 yard run midway in the fourth quarter which gave Dexter the win.
Tyler Beem finished with two rushing touchdowns while Senior Qb Brayden Miller through a 30 yard touchdown pass to Brandon Allen.
Orono’s Matt Fowler scored on a yard run and Josiah Grace scored also had a rushing touchdown from 10 yards out.