MIDDLETOWN >> Senior guard Jenny Barbour scored a game-high 16 points and sophomore Dominique Highsmith added 15 points to lead ninth-ranked Middletown to a 77-47 Central Connecticut Conference victory over Platt Monday night at LaBella-Sullivan Gymnasium.
The Blue Dragons, who won their ninth straight game, built leads of 20-9 after one quarter and 41-22 at halftime.
Amanda Fudge scored 11 points, Brielle Wilborn added 10 points, and Silvana Barcomb chipped in nine points for Middletown (9-0).
Melanie Young had 12 points for the Panthers (2-5).
Mercy 73 Guilford 57 >> Junior center Meghan DeVille scored a game-high 17 points and junior guard Bella Santoro netted 16 points to lift the sixth-ranked Tigers to an SCC win on Monday.
Keri Kernisan had 12 points and Kameryn King chipped in 10 points for Mercy (6-1), which led 40-21 at halftime.
Amanda King score 16 points and Izzy Nerney added 13 points for the host Indians (6-4).
Two Rivers 66, Vinal Tech 45 >> At Middletown, senior DJ Southerland had 16 points to lead the visiting Hurricanes (2-4) in a CSC matchup on Monday.
Elias Rhett poured in a game-high 22 points and also grabbed 15 rebounds, while Matt Taylor added 14 points for the Hawks (2-4).
Xavier 61, Cheshire 52 >> Sophomore guard Jackson Benigni had a game-high 18 points to lead the visiting Falcons to an SCC win on Monday.
Kyle Jenkins added 15 points and Alec McGovern chipped in 12 points for Xavier (3-3).
Drew Hart had 14 points and Mike Quint added 11 points for the Rams (2-5).