Two Aroostook county high school basketball teams are vying for titles in the state finals this weekend.

houlton shires
Jeff Tuttle, Townsquare Media Bangor

In a Class B girls match-up, the northern Maine champion Houlton Shiretowners will take on southern Maine’s Gray-New Gloucester Friday night at 7:00 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

The Houlton girls were the Class C state champs last year and moved to Class B with the restructuring of the teams into north and south divisions this season.


Easton bears
Jeff Tuttle, Townsquare Media Bangor

On Saturday afternoon, the action shifts to the Augusta Civic Center, where the #1 Easton Bears will face Valley High School in the Class D Boys State Championship. Game time is 2:45 p.m.

Easton is making its first appearance in a state final game in 36 years.

You can listen live to the games here.

Good luck to the Houlton Lady Shiretowners and the Easton Bears!

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