Crusaders defeat Nighthawks

The Lauralton Hall basketball team won a 50-44 decision over host Newtown High in an SWC battle on Friday.

Michelle DeSantis scored 22 points to lead the Crusaders (8-1) against the 6-5 Nighthawks.

Lauralton opened the week with a 72-16 victory over Weston High in Milford on Jan. 8.

Emma McCarthy and Carly Fabbri scored 20 points each. DeSantis scored 13 points and Olivia Levey had 11 points, to go with 13 rebounds and four blocked shots.

See the next edition of the Mirror for a complete wrapup.