Anthony Parker scored 24 points and dished 8 assists and Xavier extended its winning streak to five with a 69-58 victory Saturday over Newington.

Aidan Driscoll scored a season-high 22 points for the Falcons, who improved to 9-6. Gavin Grey scored a game-high 29 points for the Nor’easters.

XAVIER (9-6)
Ethan Bessoni 2 1-2 5, Colby Ciampi 2 2-4 7, Vik Vakati 2 5-6 9, Anthony Parker 9 3-6 24, Aidan Driscoll 8 4-7 22, Mark Schoonmaker 1 0-0 2. Totals: 24 15-25 69.

NEWINGTON (7-7)
Nick Gagliardi 3 0-0 8, Trey Guest 4 1-4 9, Noah Thareldson 1 0-0 2, Gavin Grey 9 5-5 29, Adam Alexander 1 0-0 2, Avery Mickens 3 0-0 8. Totals: 21 6-10 58.

Score By Quarters
Xavier………18 17 17 17–69
Newington..16   8 17 17–58

3-pointers: Xavier–Parker 3, Driscoll 2, Ciampi 1; Newington–Grey 6, Gagliardi 2, Mickens 2.
Up next: Xavier at Amity, Tuesday, 7.

Cromwell 73, Coginchaug 32

COGINCHAUG (2-11)
Sam Whittle 0 2-4 2, Connor Willett 5 1-2 12, Mekhi Watson 1 0-1 2, Colin Murphy 2 2-2 6, Jayson Penney 0 1-2 1, Adam Schaffer 0 1-2 1, Henry Bugai 2 0-0 5, Preston Mennone 1 1-1 3. Totals: 11 8-14 32.

CROMWELL (13-0)
Gianluca Albert 6 5-5 19, Louis Friend 0 0-0 0, Victor Payne 5 2-2 13, JJ Feehan 5 2-2 13, Jake Salafia 1 0-0 3, Connor McMillan 1 0-0 2, Jack Corona 2 0-0 5, Tyler Danielle 4 0-0 8, Luke Gagnon 5 0-0 13, Jovan Marrero 2 0-0 4, Sam Stergos 1 0-0 2. Totals: 28 9-9 73.

Score By Quarters
Coginchaug……4   8 13  7–32
Cromwell……..26 19 17 11–73

3-pointers: Coginchaug–Willett 1, Bugai 1; Cromwell–Gagnon 3, Albert 2, Payne 1, Salafia 1, Corona 1.
Up next: Crowell at East Hampton, 7; Coginchaug vs. North Branford, Wednesday, 7.

Haddam-Killingworth 39, North Branford 34

NORTH BRANFORD (2-13)
Drew Girardi 1 0-2 2, Jack Meehan 6 2-3 14, Jaiden Sorrell 1 0-0 2, Drew Pearson 1 0-0 3, John Onofrio 1 0-0 3, Jake Saldutti 2 3-4 8, Ben Stegina 1 0-0 2. Totals: 13 5-9 34.

H-K (2-13)
Joe Giaccone 0 4-6 4, Adam Alonzo 1 2-5 4, Lucas Kamoen 2 0-2 4, Blake Kamoen 1 1-2 3, Andrew Crayton 5 1-3 13, Tate Callender 2 3-5 7, Callen Powers 0 4-4 4. Totals: 11 15-27 39.

Score By Quarters
North Branford….12 4 8 10–34
Haddam-Kill……..4 12 8 15–39

3-pointers: North Branford–Saldutti 1, Pearson 1, Onofrio 1; H-K–Crayton 2.
Up next: North Branford vs. Morgan, Monday, 7; H-K vs. Valley Regional, Tuesday, 7.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Coginchaug 51, Old Saybrook 28

The Blue Devils ended a 7-game losing streak with their road win in the Shoreline. Chloe Shafir led Coginchaug with 14 points and Katie Farr scored 10.

COGINCHAUG (6-8)
Allison Sambor 2 0-0 5, Hannah Nielsen 1 0-0 2, Sophie Farr 1 0-0 2, Serena Fournier 0 6-6 6, Katie Farr 4 2-4 10, Alyssa Woodward 1 0-1 2, Mia Poturnicki 4 1-2 9, Allison Strang 0 1-2 1, Chloe Shafir 5 2-4 14. Totals: 18 12-19 51.

OLD SAYBROOK (3-11)
Breleigh Cooke 1 4-6 6, Alex Ling 0 1-2 1, Nora Kulmann 1 4-8 6, Belinda Feratovic 0 1-2 1, Sophia Barker 1 1-2 3, Cassie Johnson 3 1-4 7, Ella Hagelston 2 0-2 4. Totals: 8 12-26 28.

Score By Quarters
Coginchaug…….12 10 16 13–51
Old Saybrook……5   7   5 11–28

3-pointers: Coginchaug–Shafir 2, Sambor 1.
Up next: Coginchaug vs. Hale-Ray, Monday, 6; Old Saybrook vs. Portland, Tuesday, 7.

Mercy 55, Lauralton Hall 26

MERCY (12-4)
Avery Kohs 3 2-3 8, Sophie Hedge 7 2-3 16, Kate Donlan 1 0-0 2, Ava Giansiracusa 6 0-0 12, Melina Ford 0 0-0 0, Winnie Ciccarello 0 2-2 2, London Knox 1 0-0 2, Lily Schoonmaker 2 0-0 4, Caelyn McMahon-Egan 1 0-0 3, Bella Gonzalez 2 0-3 4, Mercedes Artaiz 1 0-0 2. Totals: 24 6-11 55.

LAURALTON HALL (2-11)
Catherine Bosse 5 1-2 13, Lila Pinho 2 2-2 6, Katelyn Landin 1 0-0 2, Maddie Dinatale 0 3-6 3, Pesephone Deeds 1 0-0 2. Totals: 9 6-10 26.

Score By Quarters
Mercy………18 16 12 9-55
Lauralton…..8   4 13 1–26

3-pointers: Mercy–McMahon-Egan; Lauralton Hall–Bosse 2.
Up next: Mercy at Cheshire, Wednesday, 5:15.

Valley Regional 46, Fitch 32

FITCH (9-6)
Rita Sefransky 0 0 0, Nora Casey 0 0 0, Katelyn Cervini 1 1 3, Dre’Ana Singelton 0 2 2, Grace Jenkins 2 0 4, Laura Johnson-Hoffman 3 1 7, Mariette El Khorry 3 4 12, Bridget O’Leary 1 0 2, Ada Ellis 0 0 0, Meleeya Robins 1 0 2, Karen Johnson-Hoffman 0 0 0, Ziana Artegea 0 0 0, Camila Santini 0 0 0. Totals: 11 8 32.

VALLEY REGIONAL (11-2)
Ava Cunningham 2 0 5, Abby Bradbury 4 1 10, Bitzy Klomp 0 0 0, Liz Allen 3 0 7, Olivia Cunningham 3 2 8, Lily Grow 5 2 13, Sharmel Rivera 0 0 0, Siena Schaller 1 1 3, Regan Grow 0 0 0, Rubee Cecchini 0 0 0. Totals: 18 6 46.

Score By Quarters
Fitch…..8   5 14   5–32
Valley….8 14 12 12–46

3-pointers: Fitch–El Khorry 2; Valley–Bradbury 1, A. Cunningham 1, L. Grow 1, Allen 1.
Up next: Valley vs. Old Lyme, Monday, 5:30.

North Branford 58, Haddam-Killingworth 36

H-K (4-11)
Kaleigh Bodak 4 2-4 10, Julia Favalora 2 3-4 7, Audra Yazmer 1 1-3 3, Ella Commerford 3 0-0 9, Ana Garcia 0 0-0 0, Ella Geissler 1 3-4 5, Brenna Lonergan 0 0-0 0, Ava Ramino 0 0-0 0, Margaret Robinson 1 0-0 2. Totals: 12 9-15 36.

NORTH BRANFORD (12-5)
Callie Holzer 1 0-0 2, Braeden LeBeau 7 0-4 14, Keana Criscuolo 10 5-7 26, Delaney Norman 3 0-0 8, Natalia Lucibello 1 1-2 3, Marissa Ricardo 1 0-0 3, Tessa Juniver 1 0-0 2. Totals: 24 6-13 58.

Score By Quarters
Haddam-Kill………9   5 13 9–36
North Branford…12 23 17 6–58

3-pointers: H-K–Commerford 3; North Branford–Norman 2, Criscuolo 1, Ricardo 1.
Of note: The Thunderbirds’ victory was their 3rd straight.
Up next: H-K at Valley Regional, Tuesday, 6; North Branford at Morgan, Monday, 7.

Wamogo 45, Hale-Ray 41

WAMOGO (1-12)
Shea Higgins 3 2 11, Marina Mucka 3 0 6, Sam Brady 9 0 21, Juli Weik 2 0 5, Lynzee Ensley 1 0 2, Sam Dildy 0 0 0. Totals: 18 2 45.

HALE-RAY (0-13)
Brooke Praskievicz 10 0 28, Kenzie Purdell 4 1 9, Julie Anderson 1 0 2, Jackie Goetz 0 0 0, Gabby Aguilera 1 0 2, Kayla Bartolotta 0 0 0. Totals: 16 1 41.

Score By Quarters
Wamogo……4 10 18 13–45
Hale-Ray….14  7   9  11–41

3-pointers: Hale-Ray–Praskievicz 8; Wamogo–Higgins 3, Brady 3, Weik 1.
Up next: Hale-Ray at Coginchaug, Monday, 6.

MORE TO COME …

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