Greens Farms Academy's girls basketball team defeated Convent of the Sacred Heart, 36-35, for its fourth straight win Saturday in Westport. Steph Garofoli scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds for GFA. Jenna Pittleman added 11 points for the Dragons, who improved to 7-4 overall and 3-0 in the Fairchester Athletic Association. CSH fell to 6-3 overall and 2-1 in the FAA.
Pittleman's three-pointer helped GFA jump out to an early 7-0 lead. CSH turned up its defensive pressure and held the Dragons scoreless for six minutes, slicing the Dragons' lead to two points at halftime.
The second half was evenly played. Allie Kruk pulled down 12 key rebounds for GFA, and Alexa Sullivan's steal in the final minutes helped GFA hold on for the win.
The Dragons shoot for their fifth straight win Tuesday against Masters.
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