It was Shoreham-Wading River’s defense and GraceAnn Leonard’s 25 points that led the Wildcats to a 59-42 win at home against John Glenn in a league VI matchup Jan. 14.
Glenn trailed by six at the half but the Wildcats found their rhythm in the 3rd and stretched their legs in the final 8 minutes of play to put the game away.
Leonard scored 12 field goals and a free throw, teammates Sophie Costello scored 7 from the floor a triple and two from the line for 19 points and Sophia Lavey banked 6.
Carlie Cutinella netted 5 and Colleen Ohrtman and Katie Coster had two points apiece.
The win lifts the Wildcats 5-1 in league for sole possession of 2nd place one game behind Mount Sinai.
— All photos by Bill Landon