Girls Basketball Scoreboard, Jan. 10
Shore Sports Network Girls Basketball Scoreboard
Friday, Jan. 10
No. 10 Marlboro 64, Long Branch 37
Sophomore guard Dani Schlesigner clicked for a season-high 15 points and the Mustangs (6-2, 3-0) set the tone for the evening with a 30-13 onslaught in the opening quarter en route to pinning the Green Wave (5-1, 2-1) with its first loss.
Junior guard Sammy Jay scored nine points while junior guard Jessica Riepe and senior forward Katherine Sanchez scored eight apiece for Marlboro.
Senior forward Madison Grayson topped Long Branch with 13 points, junior guard Jada Rogers scored nine and senior guard Anyssa Fields had eight points and eight rebounds.
Freehold Twp. 52, Manalapan 30
Junior forward Hannah Orloff dropped in 16 of her 19 points from the field and junior guard Tanya Elsbree chipped in with 11 to pace the Patriots (6-2, 3-1), who outscored Manalapan, 31-14, in the second half. Junior guard Emily Tran hit a pair of threes to finish with six points.
Courtney Butash topped Manalapan (2-5, 0-4) with nine points and Lauryn Thomas added eight for the Braves.
Holmdel 67, Shore 52
Senior forward Leah Nolan erupted for a season-high 23 points and junior swing Ryann Taylor pumped in 22, also a season-high, to power the Hornets (4-3, 2-2).
Sophomore forward Abbey Ferguson got in the mix for Holmdel with eight points and eight rebounds, senior guard Carson Fontana had seven points, three assists and four steals, junior swing Olivia Palmer cleared a half dozen rebounds and junior guard Lindsay Cannon pocketed five steals.
Freshman guard Rylee Drahos struck for 17 points, including three 3-pointers, and junior guard Madison LaRosa buried four triples on her way to scoring 16 for Shore (5-4, 1-3).
No. 4 St. Rose 61, No. 5 Rumson-Fair Haven 32
Senior guard Brynn Farrell poured in 26 points, junior point guard Abby Antognoli produced 12 and senior swing Makayla Andrews netted 10 for the Purple Roses (6-3, 3-1), who jumped out to a 21-11 lead in the first quarter.
St. Rose only built on its advantage the rest of the way, increasing the margin to 33-18 by halftime and 50-24 after three quarters.
No. 8 Manasquan 45, Monmouth 26
The Warriors (6-2, 3-1) zipped out to a 15-4 lead and extended the margin to 28-7 by halftime. Sophomore swing Georgia Heine led a balanced offensive showing by Manasquan with 11 points and sophomore guard Brooke Hollawell netted nine.
Monmouth (1-8, 0-4) received 11 points from sophomore guard Sydney Po.
Toms River East 48, Central 36
Junior guard Jordyn Madigan pumped in 17 points and sophomore backcourt partner Lizzie Gillen scored 12 for Toms River East (4-4, 3-2), which fashioned a 12-4 lead in the first quarter.
Junior guard Nicole Platten sank two threes and totaled eight points in the victory.
Junior guard Julia Altieri had 12 points for Central (3-5, 2-3).
Ocean 40, Matawan 38
Senior forward Bette Bradley backed a season-high 17 points with nine rebounds for Ocean (3-6, 1-3), which picked up the victory in overtime. The Spartans rallied from an early 12-7 deficit to tie the game at 17-17 by intermission.
Freshman Abby Desmarais converted a pair of critical free throws to lift Ocean.
Lila Trench offered eight points and five rebounds for Ocean. Senior guard Bryn Radvanski led Matawan (2-6, 0-4) with 11 points.
No. 2 St. John Vianney 77, No. 6 Red Bank 31
Sophomore guard Madison St. Rose lit it up for 17 points and played a pivotal hand on defense with eight steals as the Lady Lancers (7-0, 4-0) rolled. St. John Vianney led, 36-19, at the break and came out of intermission on fire, using a 29-9 outburst to widen the cushion to 65-28.
Junior guard Christina Whitehead had 10 points and 6-1 freshman forward Ashley Sofilkanich dropped in nine for SJV. St. Rose and junior guard Katie Hill each doled out four assists.
Junior guard Chloe Teter ended with 12 points to top Red Bank (6-2, 3-1).
Ranney 41, Keyport 36
at RWJ Barnabas Health Arena, Toms River
Montverde (Fla.) 72, No. 3 Manchester 57
Junior forward Destiny Adams finished with 23 points, 16 boards, five steals and four assists in a losing cause for the Hawks (8-2), who were victimized by a 19-8 first quarter put together by Montverde.
Freshman guard Gabriella Ross scored 10 for Manchester, classmate Angelica Velez netted seven and senior point guard Kemari Reynolds collected six points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals for Manchester.