COLCHESTER >> Desiree Elmore scored 27 points and Gatorade State Player of the Year Kiah Gillespie had 19 as the top-seeded and top-ranked Capital Prep defeated Ledyard 80-61 in the Class L girls basketball semifinals Tuesday night at Bacon Academy.
Capital Prep, the undefeated champions out of the CSC and the No. 1-ranked team in the pre-tournament GameTimeCT / Register Top 10 poll, will now make a return trip to the state finals at Mohegan Sun. They won last year’s Class S championship.
Angelique Rodriguez added 16 points for Capital Prep (26-0), which takes on Hartford city rival Weaver, a 50-38 winner over Farmington, in the championship at a time to be announced.
Semifinal highlights from CPTV Sports.