Murphy propels Law past Shelton High

Sam Murphy scored 22 points and the Jonathan Law girls basketball team finished its season with a 49-43 victory over tournament-bound Shelton High in Milford on Friday night.

Murphy was 7-for-7 from the foul line for the Eagles, who finished 12-for-13 at the stripe.

Law (6-14) took a 13-10 lead after one period and was in front 23-22 at the half.

After Shelton (8-12) edged in front 36-35 after three periods, the Eagles doubled up the Gaels, 14-7, in the final frame.

Catie Miller scored 11 points, Jenna Berard six, Laura Dulin five, Jess Centore two, Kyra Alston two and Erin Saley one.

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