The Jonesport-Beals Royals outshot the Deer Isle-Stonington Mariners 33-3 on Friday in Jonesport.
But it took a pair of penalty kicks by Cole Beal to provide the winning margin in the fourth-ranked Royals’ 3-1 Class D preliminary playoff win over the 13th-ranked Mariners.
Sterling Beal scored the other goal for the Royals off a corner kick by Samuel Lyons.
Krisford Melanio scored the lone goal for the Mariners on an assist from Patrick Duddy.
Royal goalkeeper Darrin Peaden had an easy game, making just one save, while Ethan Shepard made 15 stops for the Mariners, who closed out their season with a 4-11-0 record.