Megan Stafford scored 12 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and had five steals for Mainland Regional High School as it defeated Absegami 40-37 in a Cape-Atlantic League American Conference girls basketball game Tuesday.

Mainland went into the fourth quarter trailing by one. The Mustangs went on a 11-7 run to capture the win.

Alex Raring also scored 12 points and grabbed 19 boards for Mainland.

Jenna Seddon scored a game-high 17 points for Absegami. Sara Pietropola added 10.

Absegami 11 9 10 7-37

Mainland Regional 10 11 8 11-40

A-Seddon 4 8-11 17, Clarke 1 1-5 3, Sodaitis 1 0-0 2, Riggs 1 0-0 3, Schafer 1 0-0 2, Pietropola 4 2-5 10. Totals-12 11-23 37.

MR-Raring 2 8-15 12 , Dalessio 4 1-5 9, Stafford 4 4-8 12, Byrnes 0 2-2 2, Scannell 0 5-6 5. Totals-10 20-39 40.

3-pointers-Seddon, Riggs A.

Records-Absegami 3-4; Mainland 5-3.

No. 11 Holy Spirit 69,

Oakcrest 19

Annie Wenz scored a game-high 21 points for Holy Spirit. Summer Crilley added 13 and Gina Lewis scored 10 for the Spartans, No. 11 in The Press Elite 11.

Kanesha Foster led Oakcrest with six points.

Holy Spirit 22 18 17 12-69

Oakcrest 5 2 10 2-19

HS-Hartley 1 1-2 3, Garofalo 1 0-0 3, Wenz 9 3-4 21, Shields 2 0-0 5, Long 1 0-0 2, Reale 2 0-0 4, Crilley 5 2-2 13, Lewis 3 4-6 10, Gallagher 2 0-0 4, Neiverhofer 1 2-2 4. Totals-27 12-17 69.

O-Foster 3 0-2 6, Parks 1 0-3 2, Barber 2 0-0 4, Aires 1 0-2 3, Nguyen 1 0-0 2, Torian 1 0-0 2. Totals-9 0-7 19.

3-pointers-Aires O; Garofalo, Shields, Crilley HS.

Records-Spirit 5-1; Oakcrest 2-6.

Lower Cape May Regional 55,

Hammonton 30

Lauren Holden scored a game-high 22 points for Lower Cape May Regional. Madie Gibson added 11 for the Caper Tigers.

Paigie Mortellite scored 15 for Hammonton and Lauren Berger had 11 points.

Hammonton 5 7 6 12-30

Lower Cape May Regional 16 17 20 2-55

H-Berger 4 3-8 11, Alessandrini 0 2-2 2, Mortellite 5 4-6 15, Forry 1 0-0 2 Totals-10 9-16 30.

LCM-Holden 9 0-0 22, Sangillo 0 2-2 2, Turner 3 1-2 7, Vandermark 1 0-0 3, McDowell 2 0-0 4, Gibson 5 1-2 11, Young 2 0-0 4, Durbin 1 0-0 2. Totals-23 4-6 55.

3-pointers-Holden (4), Vandermark LCM; Mortellite H.

Records-Hammonton 1-8; LCM 6-2.

Our Lady of Mercy Academy 53,

Bridgeton 30

Ruta Vetra led all scorers with 16 points for Our Lady of Mercy Academy. Teammate Mariya Ruban scored 15 for the Villagers.

Jovan Childers led Bridgeton with seven points. Symone Sweazie recorded three assists and Destiny Thompson collected nine boards.

Our Lady of Mercy Academy 11 11 17 14-53

Bridgeton 6 13 7 7-30

OLMA-Dandrea 2 4 9, Brewer 4 1 9, Kavanagh 2 0 4, Ruban 5 5 15, Vetra 6 3 16. Totals-19 13 53.

B-Childers 1 4 7, Smith 2 5, Thompson 1 3 5, Mosley1 2, Sweazie 2 1 5, Hawse 1 1 3, Peterson 1 1 3. Totals-9 9 30.

3-pointers-Dandrea, Vetra OLMA; Childers, Smith, Hawse B.

Records-OLMA 4-4; Bridgeton 2-6.

Atlantic City 66,

Vineland 51

Deaja Reynolds led Atlantic City with 17 points, five rebounds, two steals and four assists. Alexis Harris scored 13 points. Mone't Gist added 12 points, seven boards and four steals.

Tanasia Russell scored a team-high 18 points for Vineland. Iesha Watson added 12 for the Fighting Clan.

Vineland 15 11 5 20-51

Atlantic City 23 14 15 14-66

V-Watson 5 2-4 12, James 2 0-0 5, Russell 6 6-10 18, Mazzeo 3 0-0 8, Stokes 1 2-4 4, Bonner 1 1-1 3, Auiles 0 1-1 1. Totals-18 12-23 51.

AC-Harris 6 1-3 13, Reynolds 6 4-6 17, Hathaway 3 0-1 6, Gist 4 4-8 12, Rafter 1 0-0 2, Nolan 2 2-2 6, Shea 3 1-2 7, Wright 1 1-2 3. Totals-26 12-22 66.

3-pointers-Reynolds AC; Mazzeo (2), James V.

Records-Vineland 1-9; AC 5-3.

Millville 52,

Egg Harbor Township 44

With a one-point edge going in the fourth quarter, Millville scored 21 points to pull away for the win.

Ashli Weems led the Thunderbolts with 10 of her game-high 24 points in the fourth. It was a season high for Weems. Her previous season high was 18 on Jan. 3 and Dec. 14.

Amanda Smith added 14 points for Millville and Katrina Gaskins nine.

Selena Santiago led Egg Harbor Township with 16.

Egg Harbor Township 11 10 9 14-44

Millville 16 9 6 21-52

EHT-Santiago 6 4-6 16, Baker 1 0-2 3, Baum 0 2-2 2, Mahana 2 1-2 5, C. Pappas 3 0-2 6, Reed 4 0-0 8, Roadside 2 0-0 4. Totals-18 7-16 44.

M-Weems 10 4-6 24, Gaskins 2 5-6 9,Smith 6 0-0 14, Taylor 2 1-2 5. Totals-20 10-14 52.

3-pointers-Baker EHT; Smith (2) M.

Records-EHT 2-6; Millville 3-5 .

Tri-County Conference

Schalick 34,

Cumberland Regional 29

Asia Hester led Cumberland with eight points.

Allissa Long scored a game-high 11 for Schalick.

Cumberland Regional 12 8 5 4-29

Schalick 5 10 7 12-34

CR-Diorio 4, Cook 3, McCormick 3, Dawkins 6, Brown 5, Hester 8. Totals-29.

S-Holmes 4, Kenny 3, A. Long 11, C. Long 8, Reed 8. Totals-34.

Records-Cumberland 0-7, Schalick 2-6.

Pitman 41

Wildwood 40

Jessica Freeman posted 16 points and as many boards as Wildwood fell short in the Tri-County Classic Division game. The Warriors scored 19 points in the final quarter for a late rally.

Serena Seijo added 10 points for Wildwood, which fell to 5-5.

Wildwood 9 8 4 19-40

Pitman 5 15 13 8-41

W-Aydelotte 3 0-2 6, Seijo 2 4-4 10, Je.Freeman 6 4-5 16, Toland 1 4-6 6, Huber 1 0-0 2. Totals-13 12-17 40.

P-Crispin 3 1-2 9, Polo 3 0-1 6, Patrick 4 1-5 9, Beechler 1 3-4 5, Hopkins 4 0-0 8, Beato 1 2-2 4. Totals-16 7-14 41.

3-pointers-Seijo (2) W; Crispin (2) P.

Records-Wildwood 5-5.

Tri-State Christian

Atlantic Christian 57,

Cumberland Christian 35

Kelsey Robinson led Atlantic Christian with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Jordan Scheidegg scored 12 points and had 18 rebounds and three blocks. Jamie Zalman contributed with nine points and five steals for the Cougars.

Precious Bryant led Cumberland Christian with 15 points.

Atlantic Christian 21 13 12 11-57

Cumberland Christian 11 13 8 3-35

AC-Zalman 3 0-0 9, Bird 2 2-2 7, Mercadante 3 0-0 6, Robinson 6 3-7 15, Scheidegg 4 4-5 12, Hitchner 3 0-0 6, Oguntusa 1 0-0 2. Totals-22 9-16 57.

CC-Bryant 7 1-3 15, Hoffman 4 2-7 10, Riggins 3 2-5 8, McKeas 1 0-0 2. Totals-15 3-15 35.

3-pointers-Zalman (3), Bird AC.

Records-Atlantic Christian 7-0; Cumberland Christian 5-5.

The Christian Academy 43,

Pilgrim Academy 18

Logan Jones was Pilgrim Academy's top scorer with nine.

The Christian Academy's Adrianna Lacy posted a game-high 16 points and Gracie Cryan added 10.

The Christian Academy 12 8 14 9-43

Pilgrim Academy 0 4 8 6-F

TCA-Lacy 8 0-0 16, Cryan 3 4-5 10, Mason 4 0-2 8, Sitkowski 1 0-0 2, Purnell 1 0-0 2, Sowershy 2 1-4 5. Totals-19 5-11 43.

PA- Jones 4 1-5 9, Marienski 1 2-2 4, Parise 1 0-0 2, Peary 0 1-2 1, Storr 1 0-0 2. Totals-7 4-9 18.

Records-Pilgrim 0-6.