Pa. Girls: Tues. Pa. girls: Upper Merion edges PW

Posted: January 30, 2014

INQUIRER STAFF WRITER

At the end of a chaotic fourth quarter Tuesday night, Regie Robinson proved to be a rock for Upper Merion.

Robinson made six free throws in the final period, including two with seven seconds left to give Upper Merion a 50-49 win at Plymouth Whitemarsh in a Suburban One American girls' game. Robinson scored 25 points.

Asia Baker had made an NBA-range three-pointer and two foul shots to put Plymouth Whitemarsh ahead, 49-48. Plymouth Whitemarsh was called for a foul on the inbounds play to send Robinson to the line. Alynna Williams led the Colonials with 17.

Suburban One National. McKenna Mullin's 15 points led a balanced effort for host Neshaminy in a 58-26 triumph over William Tennent. Sarah Oliveira had 12 points and 12 rebounds. Megan Schafer had 10 assists.

Council Rock North survived a last-minute surge from visiting Pennsbury to win 42-41. Jessica Gerber scored 12, and Emily Mackin had 11. Sajanna Bethea had 16 points and 14 rebounds for Pennsbury.

Abington's Michael Harris scored 21 points and had 15 rebounds in a 77-28 rout at Truman.

Suburban One Continental. Sarah Derstein recoreded 12 points, nine rebounds, three steals and three blocks as host Souderton downed Central Bucks East, 49-39. Katie O'Connor scored 20 points.

Erin Maher filled the stat sheet with 13 points, 10 rebounds, four assists and four steals to lead North Penn by visiting Quakertown, 63-41.

Catholic League. Mia Farmer went 11 for 11 from the line en route to 18 points as host Cardinal O'Hara beat St. Hubert, 50-37. Mary Sheehan scored 16.

Rachel Day hit three three-pointers in the second half and scored 17 points as Archbishop Wood won at Archbishop Ryan, 51-28. Aubree Brown had 14 points and nine rebounds.

Neumann-Goretti held off visiting Bonner-Prendergast, 58-56. Ella Awobajo had 17 points and 19 rebounds.

Catholic Academies. Kalee Fuegel had nine points, eight rebounds and six steals in St. Basil's 48-29 win at Villa Joseph Marie. Kelly Mancini had eight points and eight rebounds.

Inter-Ac. Margaux Paolino scored eight of her 11 points in the third quarter as Episcopal Academy topped Penn Charter, 49-30. Maria Kilcullen added eight points and seven rebounds.

Margaret Anne Hubbell scored 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to pace host Germantown Academy in a 58-39 defeat of Springside Chestnut Hill. Lauren Oeth had eight rebounds and five assists. Olivia Gorman had 13 points, and Lilly Bolen claimed 10 rebounds.

Central. Harriton's Katie Melvin scored her 1,000th career point in a 57-31 loss at Garnet Valley. Maddie Ireland led Garnet Valley with 24.

Ches-Mont National. Kristen Forde scored eight points in the fourth quarter, including a layup with five seconds left to lift Bishop Shanahan to a 37-35 triumph at West Chester East.

Friends Schools. Tenisha Pressley's 12 points and 16 rebounds boosted Shipley to a 75-36 win at Friends Select.


tmcmanus@philly.com

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