PORTLAND – Andrew Ferrick and Emmanuel Ismail scored 11 points each Thursday night as Cheverus upset South Portland 56-51 in an SMAA boys’ basketball regular-season finale at Keegan Gymnasium.

South Portland (15-3) is expected to retain its No. 1 seed for the Western Class A tournament and advance to the quarterfinals. Cheverus (6-12) is expected to sneak into the 11th and final qualifying position, which would mean a prelim game, likely at Scarborough.

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Cheverus led by as many as 10 points in the fourth quarter and made free throws down the stretch to hold on.

Tanner Hyland made four 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to pace South Portland. Ben Burkey scored 14.

LAKE REGION 60, GRAY-NEW GLOUCESTER 50: Mike Mageles had 17 points to lead the Lakers (5-13) past the Patriots (4-14) at Naples.

Mageles scored six in the third quarter, when the Lakers outscored the Patriots 19-10 to pull away from a 23-20 halftime lead. Mark MacDougall scored seven in the quarter and finished with 14, and Adam Falk finished with 11 points with 16 rebounds.

WAYNFLETE 80, SACOPEE VALLEY 31: Serge Nyirikamba scored 14 points to lead the Flyers (15-1) against the Hawks (0-17) at South Hiram.

Jack Cutler added 11 points and Pace Hutchinson scored 10 for Waynflete, which led 21-5 after the first quarter.

FALMOUTH 69, YARMOUTH 35: Thomas Coyne poured in 22 points as the Yachtsmen (17-1) handled the Clippers (10-8) at Falmouth.

Jack Simonds contributed 10 points, 11 rebounds and five assists, and Charlie Faye had eight points with 10 rebounds.

SCARBOROUGH 60, KENNEBUNK 31: Sam Terry notched 16 points as the Red Storm (12-6) cruised past the Rams (1-17) at Kennebunk.

Brendan Hall and Kevin Manning added 13 points apiece, and Matt Hartl scored 10 for Scarborough.

BONNY EAGLE 49, WINDHAM 35: Dustin Cole made 9 of 10 foul shots in the second half and finished with 21 points to lead Bonny Eagle (15-3) over the Eagles (7-11) at Windham.

Ben Malloy added 10 points for the Scots. Thomas McGowan paced the Eagles with 13 points.

WESTBROOK 56, GORHAM 50: David Breunig had 15 points to spark the Blue Blazes (13-5) past the Rams (6-12) at Westbrook.

Bruenig scored six in the fourth quarter to help Westbrook pull away from a 38-38 tie through three quarters. Aaron Duncanson added 11 points and Keenan Lowe put in 10 for the Blue Blazes.

THORNTON ACADEMY 65, BIDDEFORD 43: Quinn Richardson-Newton scored 20 points and Jeffrey Gelinas added 14 for the Trojans (11-7), who took a 20-9 first-quarter lead and cruised past the Tigers (5-13) at Saco.

Evan Wright chipped in with 11 points and Reuben Moses scored 10.

SANFORD 74, MASSABESIC 50: Ryan Camire had 32 points to lift the Spartans (10-8) over the Mustangs (1-17) at Waterboro.

YORK 69, WELLS 62: Zachary Leal scored 24 points and Aaron Todd added 22 as York (17-1) got by the Warriors (10-8) at Wells.

Wells took an 21-14 lead in the first quarter. The Wildcats rallied to go ahead by 10 points in the third, but Wells trimmed the lead to 63-60 in the final minutes. Leal and Todd both were 4 of 4 from the foul line in the fourth quarter and York inched away with free throws.

CAPE ELIZABETH 54, GREELY 46: Henry Babcock scored 13 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter as Cape Elizabeth (13-5) beat Greely (9-9) at Cumberland.

Babcock was perfect in eight attempts at the free-throw line.

SEACOAST CHRISTIAN 57, A.R. GOULD 56: Logan Archer and Silas Thompson scored 19 points apiece as the Guardians (11-7) held off the Bears (10-8) at South Berwick.

Seacoast led 57-53 when Zacharia Mohamed hit a 3-pointer for A.R. Gould. The Bears got a steal on the next Seacoast possession but missed a last shot.

BOOTHBAY REGION 72, WISCASSET 58: Anthony DiMauro had 29 points with 10 rebounds to power the Seahawks (17-1) past the Wolverines (10-8) at Boothbay Harbor.

FRYEBURG ACADEMY 61, POLAND 38: Bright Amoako had 21 points as the Raiders (10-8) upended the Knights (4-14) at Poland.

TRAIP ACADEMY 50, NORTH YARMOUTH ACADEMY 45: Atencio Martin scored 13 points, including two pivotal free throws down the stretch, as the Rangers (7-11) topped the Panthers (7-11) at Yarmouth.

OLD ORCHARD BEACH 56, FREEPORT 37: Quincy Grace scored 19 points as Old Orchard Beach (14-4) downed the Falcons (3-15) at Freeport.

MORSE 61, LEAVITT 48: Liam McDonough scored all of his 17 points in the final three quarters as the Shipbuilders (7-11) pulled away from the Hornets (6-12) at Bath.


FALMOUTH 7, BONNY EAGLE 0: Hugh Grygiel and Alden Bohrmann each scored twice as the Yachtsmen (11-2) shut out the Scots (11-3) at Falmouth.

GREELY 5, CAPE ELIZABETH 4: The Rangers (10-4) rallied for three straight goals in the third period to edge the Capers (5-10-1) at Portland.