Girls Varsity Basketball · Girls Varsity Basketball Recap 12/5: Lowellville 26 McDonald 43

McDONALD 43, LOWELLVILLE 26: LOWELLVILLE — A quick offensive start and a strong third quarter on defense helped McDonald remain unbeaten.

The Blue Devils (3-0) stormed out to a 17-5 lead after the first quarter, but led just 23-16 before blanking the hosts in the third period to stake a 29-16 lead into the fourth period.

Molly Howard scored 18 points and Sophia Costantino added 13 points to lead the McDonald in the Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference opener for both schools. Francesca Lellio and Savannah Procick scored six points for the Rockets (1-2).