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GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Dunmore, Riverside match wins

Sophia Talutto scored 11 of her 13 points in the third quarter Thursday as Dunmore handled visiting Lakeland, 57-24, in Lackawanna League Division 3 girls basketball.

The Lady Bucks extended a 26-12 halftime lead to 50-16 during the quarter, sending the game into the Mercy Rule.

Cadie Lewis, who did all of her scoring in the first half with the help of three 3-pointers, and Jaclyn Brown added 11 points each.

Alexia Bauer led Lakeland with 13 points.

In other Thursday games involving Lackawanna Division 3 teams:

Riverside 49, Holy Cross 24

Lexi Kostoff scored 17 points and Lillie Pon grabbed 20 rebounds as Riverside matched Dunmore at 2-0 in the division.

Zoey Zimorowicz made four 3-pointers to add 12 points.

Pon had nine points.

Giuliana Mazza led Holy Cross with seven points.

Mid Valley 53, Carbondale 35

Mid Valley won on the road for its second victory of the season over Carbondale.

The Spartanettes also beat the Chargerettes in the Lou Camoni Tournament at Valley View.

Old Forge 46, Elk Lake 40

Old Forge won the non-league game over visiting Elk Lake to improve to 7-2 on the season and surpass last season’s win total.

The Lady Devils were 6-16 in 2021-22.

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