Pirates’ Gilbert scores 1,000th career point

Piscataquis of Guilford senior Bryce Gilbert scored his 1,000th career point Thursday night during the Pirates’ 67-60 overtime loss to neighboring Dexter at Guilford.

Gilbert reached the milestone by making two free throws with 1:42 left in the extra period to draw the Pirates within 62-58 in the Class C North battle.

He added PCHS’ final two points of the night to finish with a game-high 35 points.

The win improved Dexter’s record to 3-0 while Piscataquis fell to 2-1.

Ernie Clark

About Ernie Clark

I'm a veteran sportswriter who has worked with the Bangor Daily News for more than a decade. A four-time Maine Sportswriter of the Year as selected by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association, my coverage areas range from high school sports to mixed martial arts.