The Jonathan Law girls basketball team lost a 53-42 SCC decision to Mercy High in Middletown on Friday.

The host Tigers broke a tie after one period with a 15-8 run in the second quarter. Mercy was two points better in each of the next two periods.

Erin Saley scored 18 points to lead coach Dan Young’s Eagles, including an 8-for-10 performance from the foul line.

Laura Dulin, who had the team’s only 3-pointer, finished the game with 13 points (6 for 6 from the stripe).

Jessica Centore scored nine points.

Mercy was led by Destine Perry (14 points) and Samantha Gallo (13 points).