Gray-New Gloucester and Maranacook girls face off in a quarterfinal basketball game on Tuesday. Credit: Maranacook High School | Twitter

Top-seed Gray-New Gloucester defeated No. 9 Maranacook 61-27 on Tuesday at the Portland Expo to advance to the B South semifinals.

The Patriots’ record improves to 17-2 after the quarterfinal victory. Maranacook’s season ends with a 10-10 record.

[Check out the latest B South girls tourney bracket standings here]

GNG will next face Wells in the semifinals, which will take place Thursday, Feb. 21 at 2:30 p.m. at the Portland Cross Insurance Arena.

The Patriots exited the 2018 tourney in the semifinal round, narrowly losing to Lake Region 34-31.

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Lindsay Putnam

Lindsay Putnam is a senior editor for sports and features at the Bangor Daily News. Lindsay previously worked as an editor and reporter at the New York Post. She's a York Beach native and Colby College...