Sports Roundup: Berlin girls basketball can't complete comeback in loss to Rocky Hill

Published on Thursday, 15 December 2016 21:59
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BERLIN - The Berlin girls basketball team dropped its second straight game to start the season as it lost 37-36 to Rocky Hill on Thursday night. The Redcoats went into halftime down by seven but were able to make it close in the second half.

Leading the way for Berlin was freshman Lizzy Litwinko who had 11 points, seven assists and 15 rebounds. For Rocky Hill Nicky Luckens led the way as she scored a game-high 18 points in the contest. The Terriers improved to 1-1 with the win while Berlin dropped to 0-2.

Southington 51, Hall 45: The Southington girls basketball team won its second straight game to start the season as it defeated Hall 51-45. The Blue Knight used a 20 point second quarter to take a 15 point lead into halftime. Hall cut into it but was not able to fully overcome it.

Maggie Meehan led the way for Southington as she scored 24 points while Hartlee Meier added 15 points of her own. The Blue Knights move to 2-0 with the win, while Hall falls to 1-1.

New Britain 59, Newington 33: The New Britain girls basketball team defeated Newington with ease on Thursday night by a score of 59-33. The Hurricanes took a 17 point lead into halftime and didn’t let up in the second half.

Dejia Santana led the way for New Britain with 15 points while Jamyra Irizarry added 14 points in the winning effort.

Box score

Rocky Hill 37, Berlin 36

At Berlin

1    2    3    4    F

B    4    6    13    13    36

RH    4    13    9    11    37

Berlin

Lizzy Litwinko 3-5-11

Nina D’Amato 2-1-5

Angela Perrelli 0-5-5

Heather Sullivan 2-1-5

Alyssa Grant 1-0-2

Alexis Kumm 2-1-6

Gabby Vasi 1-0-2

Rocky Hill

Grace Fisher 3-0-6

Nicky Lukens 6-6-18

Melanie Holmes 3-1-7

Lizzie DeNardo 1-0-2

Sammy Steinman 1-0-2

Aleksa Peterson 1-0-2

Southington 51, Hall 45

At Southington

    1    2    3    4    F

S    12    20    8    11    51

H    8    9    15    13    45

Southington

Maggie Meehan 9-4-24

Janette Wadolowski 3-0-6

Hartlee Meier 5-2-15

Katie D’Agostino 0-0-0

Madison Hulten 3-0-6

Biranna Harris 0-0-0

Hall

Liv Deslauriers 1-0-2

Amber Raisner 5-2-14

Lexi Gellerman 0-1-1

Madison Mandyck 1-2-4

Jenna Zydanowicz 1-0-2

Marie Cotter 4-1-9

Caroline O’Keefe 3-0-6

Olivia Bonee 1-5-7

New Britain 59, Newington 33

At New Britain

    1    2    3    4    F

NB    13    21    13    12    59

N    4    13    7    9    33

New Britain

Inanna Rice 4-0-8

Jamyra Irizarry 5-3-14

Dejia Santana 7-1-15

Savannah Gonzalez 1-0-3

Brianna Clarke 2-0-4

Samantha Kilduff 1-0-3

Tianna Sweeney 1-0-2

Gabby Roy 3-2-10

Newington

Abrial Murray 2-3-9

Ariel Keen 4-2-11

Gio Rivera 0-2-2

Bianca Hutchinson 2-0-6

Maya Gajowiak 1-1-3

Olivia St. Remy 1-0-2



Posted in Newington Town Crier, General Sports, Southington on Thursday, 15 December 2016 21:59. Updated: Thursday, 15 December 2016 22:01.