Jordan Beers scored 20 of her game-high 27 points in the first half Friday as the Franklin girls basketball team cruised to 51-33 victory over host Morris in a battle of state-ranked teams.
Beers, who also had eight steals and four three-pointers, improved her area-best varsity points total to 2,180 all-time. She remains fourth among Section Four girls basketball scorers, trailing Odessa-Montour’s Stefanie Collins (2,204), Candor’s Megan Shay (2,205) and Harpursville’s Hannah Kimmel (2,692).
Marisa Cawley finished with 12 points and 19 rebounds for the Purple Devils (10-0, 8-0), the state’s third-ranked Class D team.
Alexis Richards scored 11 points to pace the ninth-ranked Mustangs (9-4, 6-4), who received 10 rebounds from McKenna Hungerford.
Morris visits Edmeston on Tuesday.
Milford 42, Worcester 26
Addy Lawson scored a game-high 24 points to lead visiting Milford to victory in the Tri-Valley League.
Lawson had 10 points in the first quarter as Milford opened on a 19-0 run.
‘‘Every shot was balanced,’’ Worcester coach Chris Kaltenbach said of Lawson.
Monica Ridgeway scored a team-best six points for Worcester (3-11, 1-9), which will travel to Cherry-Valley Springfield on Tuesday.
CV-S 45, RS 40
Lauren Loucks scored 11 of her game-high 15 points in the fourth quarter to lead visiting Cherry Valley-Springfield to a Tri-Valley League win.
Jordan Loucks contributed 14 points for CV-S (10-4, 7-3).
Vanessa Miller had five of her team-best 12 points in the third quarter for Richfield Springs, which took a 30-29 lead into the fourth quarter.
Becca Smith grabbed a team-best 13 rebounds for the Indians (8-6, 5-5), who will visit Worcester on Friday.
Cooperstown 43, Herkimer 34
Lucy Ford had 10 points, 16 rebounds and five blocks to lead host Cooperstown in the Center State Conference.
Cooperstown limited Herkimer to nine points after halftime as Cooperstown rallied from a four-point deficit.
SJ Morosko had 12 points, and Liz Millea finished with nine points and four assists for Cooperstown.