Freshman Hannah Garbowski pumped in 18 points – including two 3-pointers in the first quarter – as Delaware Military Academy defeated St. Thomas More 44-38 on Thursday during the opening day of the Diamond State Classic girls basketball tourney.
Sophomore Alena Foley added 11 points as the Seahawks (4-1) advanced to play Harriton (Pa.) in the championship game of the New Castle Insurance Cup at 4 p.m. today.
The Ravens (2-3) got 18 points from Alexa Schimp and 12 from Sarah Pool. St. Thomas More will meet Caesar Rodney in the New Castle Insurance Cup third-place game today at 10:45 a.m.
Katie Melvin finished with 21 points as Harriton jumped out to a 23-7 first-quarter lead and never looked back.Harriton (Pa.) 69, Caesar Rodney 30:
The Riders (2-3) got 11 points each from Alexis Prillaman and Simone London.
Maya Wynn scored 13 points and Andrea Robinson added 10 as the Eagles used a 12-4 surge to pull away in the third quarter and win in the opening round of the Saint Francis Healthcare Cup, the tournament’s national bracket.McDonogh School (Md.) 44, Wilson (Pa.) 34:
McDonogh will meet Oregon City (Ore.) in the Saint Francis semifinals at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Carley Brew scored 13 points for Wilson, which will play Ursuline in a consolation-bracket game at 12:30 p.m. Sunday.
Hoover erased a four-point deficit with a 23-13 fourth quarter to advance in the Saint Francis Healthcare Cup.Hoover (Ohio) 62, Coeur d’Alene (Idaho) 56:
Hoover was led by Julie Worley’s 19 points and Kelsey Lensman’s 14 points. The Vikings will meet St. Elizabeth in a Saint Francis semifinal at 5:45 p.m. Sunday.
Coeur d’Alene (9-2) got 20 points from Sydney Williams and 13 from Sara Chalich. Coeur d’Alene will play Central Dauphin (Pa.) in a consolation-bracket game at 2:15 p.m. Sunday.