Roundup: Brown's basket, steal save BBA

MANCHESTER - Devin Brown's shot with 32 seconds left gave Burr and Burton Academy the lead and her steal with 7 seconds left iced the one-point victory as the Bulldogs edged Otter Valley, 37-36, in girls basketball Thursday night.

Up one, 19-18, at halftime, Burr and Burton (4-4) fell behind by nine in the third quarter as the Otters raced out on a 10-0 run. BBA chipped away to grab the lead, 29-28, on a basket by Hailey Brockett at the end of the period.

"We had some moments," BBA coach Terry Merrow said.

Freshman center Hannah Nicholson paced the Bulldogs with 10 points while senior guard Rory Halligan added seven.

Amy Jones and Jessica Frazier led Otter Valley with eight points apiece.

BBA travels to face Mill River on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.

Eagles knock off Rebels

ARLINGTON -- Arlington Memorial High School overcame a sub-par shooting night with solid ball-control to earn a 37-31 win against Leland & Gray in girls basketball on Thursday night.

The Eagles (3-5) led 18-16 at the break.

Sophomore guard Molly Elwell led the way with 15 points, while Julia Lacoste added 10 points and eight rebounds. Rayleen Sherman chipped in with eight points and 10 rebounds.


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