Hamden’s Heiser wins SCC Division championship
Hamden’s Jonah Heiser edged out Thomas Kehoe from Fairfield Prep to win the Southern Connecticut Conference diving championship Saturday at Wallingford.
Heiser finished with 425.90 points while Kehoe finished with 423.45 points. North Haven’s Christian Butler placed third (404.45), followed by Noah Duncan from Cheshire (392.30) and Elyse Boothroyd (Lyman Hall/Coginchaug) to round out the top five.
Jonah Heiser (Hamden), 425.90; 2. Thomas Kehoe (Fairfield Prep), 423.45; 3. Christian Butler (North Haven), 404.45; Noah Duncan (Cheshire), 392.30; 5. Elise Boothroyd (Lyman Hall/Coginchaug), 391.35; 6. Alexander Hauser (Hand), 332.45; 7. Orion Heiser (Hamden), 331.10; 8. Claire-Riccitelli Pestana (Lyman Hall/Coginchaug), 316.90; 9. Luke Morris (Milford), 294.50; 10. Max Dempsey (Amity), 287.40.
Notre Dame-West Haven 71, Amity 40
Ben Carroll and Timaury Gay both scored 13 points for third-seeded Notre Dame in an SCC Division I quarterfinal at West Haven. Micah Morgan also scored 13 points to lead the sixth-seeded Spartans.
Xavier 63, Hamden 54
Anthony Parker led all scorers with 20 points for second-seeded Xavier (11-2) in an SCC Division I quarterfinal at Middletown. Jair Mathis had 10 points to lead Hamden (2-11).
East Haven 55, Foran 32
Ian Reynolds scored 18 points to pace East Haven to the SCC Division II quarterfinal home win. A.J. Edmond scored 12 points to lead the Lions.
Branford 53, Guilford 46
Jake Palluzzi led all scorers with 24 points as fourth-seeded Branford moved on to the SCC Division II semifinals with this quarterfinal-round home win. Jake Ciocca scored 16 points to lead Guilford.