Nine different players scored for top-seeded Ocean City High School in a 55-23 rout of visiting and No. 16 seed Hammonton in the opening round of the South Jersey Group III girls basketball tournament Tuesday.

Julia Duggan led the Red Raiders, ranked No. 10 in The Press Elite 11, with 14 points. Natalie Landi had 10. Ocean City outscored Hammonton 33-6 in the first half.

For Hammonton, Pagie Mortellite posted a game-high 17 points, including three 3-pointers. Mortellite was 6-for-7 from the foul line.

Ocean City, which reached the semifinals of the sectional tournament last year, will host No. 8 seed Winslow Township at 6 p.m. Thursday in a quarterfinal match up.

Hammonton 2 4 5 12-23

Ocean City 19 14 14 8-55

H-Mortellite 4 6-7 17, Ellington 1 2-4 4, Rivera 1 0-0 2. Totals-6 8-11 23.

OC-Duggan 6 2-3 14, Johnson 3 2-3 8, Landi 5 0-0 10, Solazzo 2 0-0 4, Mateer 3 0-0 6, Price 1 0-0 2, Briggs 2 0-2 4, Piergross 0 1-2 1, Shoenwald 3 0-2 6. Totals-25 5-12 55.

3-pointers-Mortellite (3) H.

Records-Hammonton, O.C. 21-4.

(5) Delsea Regional 49,

(12) Pinelands Regional 32

Laura Dewey led Pinelands with 10 points and 12 rebounds. Alicia Herbert added seven points for the Wildcats.

Pinelands Regional 3 8 5 16-32

Delsea Regional 13 16 13 7-49

PR-M. MacNeil 2 1-4 5, Herbert 3 0-0 7, Maxwell 1 0-0 2, Dewey 4 2-4 10, Healy 1 0-0 2, Brown 1 0-0 3, Kline 1 0-0 3. Totals-13 3-5 32.

DR-Alba 2 0-0 4, Schmidt 5 4-5 15, Christina 2 6-6 10, Schaffer 1 0-0 2, Stuart 1 2-4 4, Kirby 2 0-0 6, Price 2 1-2 6, Monteleodone 1 0-0 2. Totals-16 13-15 49.

3-pointers-Kline, Brown, Herbert PR; Kirby (2), Price, Schmidt DR.

Records-Pinelands 11-14.

South Jersey Group I

(8) Salem 69,

(9) Wildwood 67

Leishly Reyes led Wildwood with 21 points. Jessica Freeman scored 20, while Serena Seijo had 15, including three 3-pointers for the Warriors.

Wildwood 8 21 14 24-67

Salem 15 14 18 22-69

W-Seijo 4 4-6 15, Je. Freeman 6 6-7 20, Toland 2 1-2 5, Huber 2 2-2 6, Reyes 6 9-12 21. Totals-20 22-29 67.

S-Chepman 10 6-9 27, Scott 1 0-0 2, Tatem 9 2-4 20, Robinson 3 1-5 7, Sanders 1 0-0 2, Marts 1 0-0 2, Turner 1 1-2 4, Johnson 1 2-4 5. Totals-27 12-24 69.

3-pointers-Seijo (3), Freeman (2) W; Chepman, Turner Johnson S.

Records-Wildwood 14-12.

S.J. Non-Public A

(4) Holy Spirit 56,

(13) Pingry 38

Gina Lewis led the scoring with 13 points and Annie Wenz collected 12 rebounds to go along with her 12 points.

Val Garofalo added 11 points, five assists and three steals for the Spartans.

Holy Spirit will host the winner of No. 12 seed Immaculata and fifth-seeded St. John Vianney at 6 p.m. Thursday.

Pingry 11 10 9 8-38

Holy Spirit 23 12 10 9-56

P-Van Besier 3 2-2 8, Ransom 3 5-6 11, Parsons 1 2-3 4, Sienko 1 2-6 5, Jenson 2 0-2 6, McGregor 0 1-2 1, Marino 1 1-4 3. Totals-11 13-26 38.

HS-Garofalo 4 1-2 11, Wilson 0 2-2 2, Wenz 6 0-3 12, Shields 2 0-1 4, Long 2 1-2 5, Reale 0 1-2 1, Crilley 2 3-4 8, Lewis 4 5-6 13. Totals-20 13-22 56.

3-pointers-Sienko, Jenson (2) P; Garofalo (2), Crilley HS.

Records-Pingry 13-13, Spirit 21-5.