Sat. S.J. girls' roundup: Willingboro wallops Atlantic City

Second-ranked Willingboro opened the game on an 18-7 run and went on to wash away Atlantic City, 68-44, on Saturday in the Shootout at the Shore girls' basketball showcase at Mainland.

The Chimeras received solid statistical lines from Nola Henry (17 points, 9 rebounds, 4 steals), Micahya Owens (13 points, 8 rebounds, 4 steals, 2 assists), Gabriella Bennett (12 points, 11 rebounds, 3 blocks), and Kara Cezar (11 points, 5 assists, 2 steals).

Sahara Lopez scored 17 for Atlantic City.

In other Shootout action:

Lauren Holden scored 24, while Maddie Gibson and Marissa McCorkel combined for 30 points, 18 rebounds, and four assists as Lower Cape May leveled Mainland, 66-51.

Middle Township battled past Holy Spirit, 43-35, with Lauryn Fields shooting 5 for 5 from beyond the arc in scoring 20 points and Lauren Legler chipping in 11 points and seven rebounds. Summer Crilley's 15 points led the Spartans.

Julia Duggan posted 14 points and 13 rebounds as Ocean City swamped Camden Catholic, 39-19.

South Jersey Invitational. Taylor Umbrell (22 points) and Crystal Cleveland (17) took turns torching the Sterling defense, paving the way for third-ranked Delran's 65-36 quarterfinal victory in the 20-team tournament at Kingsway.

Gloucester Catholic rode 28 points by Nicole Fallon to a 56-33 opening-round romp at Haddonfield, sending the Rams into Sunday's quarterfinal against Holy Cross.

Catherine Senopoulos scored 17 for the Bulldogs.

In the consolation round at Kingsway:

Jocelynne Jones handed out seven assists and scored 8 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter to help Winslow Township finish off Cinnaminson, 53-44.

Freshman Molly O'Neill totaled 24 points, 10 rebounds, and four assists in guiding Collingswood past Florence, 40-33.

Alexia McTamney went to work in the second half, picking up 14 of her 21 points down the stretch to lift Bordentown over Kingsway, 55-50. The Dragons fell despite mounting a 24-13 fourth-quarter rally that was sparked by Allie Bradian (19 points).