Sherman cruises past CCAA?West II?foe Westfield, 71-44

SHERMAN – Talia Coccarelli and Bridget Yaw scored a majority of their points in the first half and that led Sherman (8-4, 12-6) to a 71-44 victory over Westfield in CCAA West II girls high school basketball.

Coccarelli tallied 12 of her 14 points and Yaw added 11 of her 15 points in the opening half.

The Lady Wildcats led 20-4 after the first quarter and kept extending it every period against Westfield on Senior Night.

Katrina Christmas had 11 rebounds and Cadi Hannold contributed eight rebounds for the winners. Yaw grabbed seven rebounds and delivered five assists.

Brianna Culbreth sank 15 points, six rebounds and three assists in the loss.

CCAA?West I

Frewsburg 54, Silver Creek 39

FREWSBURG – A fourth-quarter surge carried champion Frewsburg to its ninth straight win in CCAA West I girls basketball with a 54-39 victory over Silver Creek on Wednesday.

The last setback by the Bears was a double-overtime loss to Southwestern on Jan. 14.

Kaitlyn Blanchard had seven points and Emily Hair was 4 of 4 from the foul line in the four quarter for the Bears as they closed the game out on a 22-7 run.

Hair finished with 15 points while Blanchard and Swartzman added nine points each and Olivia Lynn eight for the Bears.

Lynn grabbed six rebounds while Hair, Lynn and Maddie Whippo contributed four assists in the win.

Emily Johnson was credited with doing a bang-up job on Silver Creek’s Jade Lewis as she limited her to three points.

Jordan Brooks tossed in 22 points with 14 coming in the first half for Silver Creek. She also hauled down 15 rebounds and Kaylee Dexter added eight rebounds. Jade Lewis had four assists.