Pillsbury, Westford Topple the Patriots
Senior guard Brooke Pillsbury had a strong all-around game, finishing with 24 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists, as Westford Academy defeated Concord-Carlisle, 72-58, in a Dual County League girls basketball game.
In the Commonwealth Athletic Conference, Shawsheen Tech beat Lynn Tech, 53-20.
Sophomore Jen Martin chipped in with 19 points for the Grey Ghosts (8-2, 3-1 DCL Large).
Senior guard Carolyn Graham netted 12 points.
Lynn Tech 20
Senior captain Alex DiPerri tallied 10 points, 5 steals and 9 rebounds as the Rams improved their record to 7-3.
Senior center Brooke Johnson was a force in the paint, finishing with 11 points and 14 rebounds.
Hannah Wynn scored 11 points, pulled down 8 rebounds and dished out 5 assists for Groton-Dunstable.
Emma Wilson paced the offense with 12 points. Rachel Erickson scored 7 points and had 4 steals. Groton-Dunstable’s defense came away with 17 steals.
The Gallella twins, Lizzy and Erin, combined for 24 points to power the host Redmen to the MVC victory.
Lizzy netted 14 points and Erin added 10 for Tewksbury (9-2), winners of five straight. Alli Wild added 6 points and 8 rebounds.
For Chelmsford (6-4), which trailed 29-15 at halftime, Meghan Goode netted 6 treys while scoring a game-high 18 points, and Kate Krueger added 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Central Catholic 58
Nadeshka Bridgewater had 15 points, 4 assists and 5 rebounds to power the Raiders to the MVC victory in Lawrence.
Central (7-3, 6-0 MVC) also received four 3-pointers from Claire Finney in the opening half. Central led 38-18 at halftime.
Junior forward Sam Fagundes poured in a game-high 23 points and drilled six 3-pointers to fuel Tyngsboro to the Mid-Wach road victory.
Also scoring in double figures for the Tigers (7-4) were Brynn Goulet with 13 points and Katie Hurynowicz with 11.
For Littleton (2-7), the top scorers were Falynne Rzezuski with 14 points, Carrington McLeod with 9 and Hannah Cochran with 8.
The Wildcats used a big second quarter to take a 28-25 lead into halftime, but visiting Arlington rallied.
Kylie Ducharme poured in a team-high 20 points for Wilmington.
Ayer Shirley 48
The host Panthers received strong games from Riley Murphy and Katie Hart to win. Murphy and Hart each netted 17 points for Ayer Shirley (5-3).
Freshman guard Tatiannah Fevry scored 12 points and freshman forward Cam Watkins netted 10 points for Dracut in this MVC cross-over game Monday.