The Boothbay girls basketball team led for most of the game and held off a late Mountain Valley ralley to capture the 2016 MVC Basketball Championship 32-27 at Thomas College in Waterville. Boothbay successfully defended their title, which they won last year with a victory over Dirigo. It was Boothbay's cecond victory over Mountain Valley, having defeated them 37-33 during the regular season. The Seahawks enter the MPA Tournament as the #2 seed in Class C South, while Mountain Valley is the #1 seed in Class B South.
In the boys contest, the Dirigo Cougars captured the MVC crown with a thrilling 68-66 win over Boothbay. It was the third win of the year for the Cougars over Boothbay. Dirigo is the top seed in Class C South while Boothbay will enter the playoffs as the #6 seed.
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