Father Tolton High School girls basketball team beat Battle High School 48-37 on Wednesday at Battle. Battle jumped to an early lead but Tolton came back to end the first quarter leading 13-12. The first several minutes of the second quarter were scoreless. However, the Trailblazers went into the half leading 23-16 and never trailed the second half. Tolton was led in scoring by Sophia Elfrink with 13, Lizzy Wright with 12 and Sophia Angel with 10. Ke'Shai Hayes led Battle with 17 points and freshman Kaelyn Johnson added 10 points in the loss. Father Tolton is next in action Thursday against St. Francis Borgia. Battle plays next at the California Tournament.
Lizzy Wright is defended by Brooklynn Spillman
Ke'Shai Hayes puts up a shot in the paint
Sam Wright andBrooklynn Spillman fight for the ball
Michael Fernandez talks to his team during a time out in the fourth quarter
Kaelyn Johnson pulls down a defensive rebound from Tolton's Lizzy Wright
Bridget Bartlett and Sophia Angel smile after beating Battle