NEW BRITAIN >> DeJane James scored 21 points as Weaver defeated E.O. Smith 58-49 to win the CCC girls basketball championship Wednesday at New Britain High School.
Weaver led 24-15 after the first quarter and 36-22 at halftime. The halftime score was boosted by a last-second 3-pointer from Amanda Stewart.
E.O. Smith tried to rally and got as close as five points on a 3-pointer from Holly Worski with 6 minutes, 37 seconds remaining. But James was clutch from the foul line down the stretch for Weaver.
McKenna Dale led E.O. Smith with 17 points.
Updates every minute – View full tournament