GROTON — Three Fitch players scored 12 points each and the Falcons defeated Stonington High, 51-44, in the quarterfinals of the ECC South Division girls basketball tournament Friday night.
Rita Sefransky, Charlotte Carney and Alyssa Virtue scored 12 apiece for the No. 4 Falcons.
No. 5 Stonington (4-6) trailed 18-17 at the half and 30-22 at the end of the third quarter.
Freshman Cierra Bravar was the top scorer for Stonington with 16 points, including three 3-pointers. She also had five steals. Tori LoPresto contributed 11 points (three 3-pointers), Sophia Bell grabbed 12 rebounds and Sophia Fernholz had eight boards.
Fitch is now 8-2.
— Keith Kimberlin