WA Girls Go to 3-0
Westford Academy defeated Central Catholic, 63-57, in an MVC-DCL Challenge girls basketball game at Tewksbury High.
The Ghosts (3-0) and Raiders (1-1) were tied 35-35 at halftime, but Westford made a decisive third-quarter run.
Brooke Pillsbury led WA with 21 points, 4 rebounds and 3 blocks.
Ally Giovino had 15 points, 3 assists and 2 steals, while sophomore Jen Martin contributed 10 points and 5 boards.
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The Indians had two possessions at the end of the game to tie the score but were unable to do so.
Haley Reinolds led the offense with 15 points while Sydney Sartell and Erin Cann stood out defensively.
The Red Raiders lost their season opener to the 2-0 Hillies Friday.
Niki Yrrizarry led Lowell with 16 points. Athena Mowatt had 7.