Tigers fall behind early, then get snuffed out by Sacred Heart Academy’s defense; Mercy senior Alexa Boone strikes out 12. “We’re a work in progress,” coach Tony Calcagni said.
Lily Kenney strikes out 7 and has 3 hits to power Cromwell to its first victory; Alexa Boone strikes out 11 Guilford batters and adds 3 hits as Tigers race to 2-0 start.
Tournament bracket taking shape: Wildcats fall to unbeaten Bellringers, who see Mercaldi injured late in game; Huskies survive upset-minded Portland; Cromwell secures 3 seed.
Middletown rebounds from loss to Newington behind Pettaway, Smith, Henderson, Mayo and Bryant; Sophie Hedge’s 15 points spark Tigers (8-3) to 45-34 victory over Titans (10-1).
Pettaway leads all scores with 29 in Dragons’ 48-44 defeat. Also Tuesday: Berens, DeMartino & Shafir pace Coginchaug; Noises’ Chupas pours in 30, but Rams’ Stratton (18 in 4th) laughs last.
Cougars overcome Arcidiacono’s 27-point night in 65-62 win. Also Wednesday, Highlanders win 3rd straight; Chupas pours in 23 for 3-1 Noises; Portland girls break into win column.
Cromwell never lets go of momentum in 49-33 victory. Also Monday, Middletown and Mercy stay unbeaten; Sacco (24), DeRoehn (22), Brunk (25) have big nights in the Shoreline.
Defending Shoreline champs pull out 38-37 OT win in opener … Also, Berens posts 18 and 19 for Blue Devils; Bradbury scores 18 in Valley debut; Mercy’s Hedges combine for 33 points.
Tigers defeat Hand with three goals in first 10 minutes … Prince, Larson score two each for Portland girls … Coginchaug boys win 2-0.
Kedarjah Lewis (1 goal, 3 assists) also big factor for 4-0 Cougars … Carley Schmidt scores 2 in Morgan win … Kate Donlan tallies 2 for Mercy.