Ruta Vetra scored 12 points as Our Lady of Mercy Academy beat Absegami 41-26 in a Cape-Atlantic League girls basketball game Friday.

Teammates Mariya Ruban and Caitlyn Covella added 10 apiece. Ali Dandrea had nine points for the visiting Villagers.

Eva Sodaitis scored nine points for Absegami.

Our Lady of Mercy Academy 5 10 11 15-41

Absegami 4 8 2 12-26

OLMA-Dandrea 4 1-2 9, Brewer 0 0-0 0, Covella 5 0-1 10, Ruban 4 2-2 10, Vetra 3 4-4 12. Totals-16 7-8 41.

A-Seddon 1 0-0 3, Clarke 2 0-0 4, Sodaitis 4 1-4 9, Riggs 2 0-0 5, Schafer 1 1-2 3, Pietropola 1 0-3 2. Totals-11 2-9 26.

3-pointers-Vetra (2) O. Seddon, Riggs A.

Records-OLMA 5-6; Absegami 3-7.

No. 9 Middle Township 39, Egg Harbor Township 28

Lauren Legler scored a game-high 17 points and had 10 rebounds for Middle. Olivia Schwartz and Lauryn Fields each scored eight for the Panthers.

Selena Santiago led Egg Harbor Township with 12 points.

Middle Township 9 10 6 14-39

Egg Harbor Township 4 5 9 10-28

MT-Schwartz 4 0-0 8, Legler 5 7-11 17, Fields 3 1-2 8, Riggitano 0 0-1 0, Peterson 1 0-0 2, McCann 2 0-0 4, Erin Ruskey. Totals-15 8-14 39.

EHT-Santiago 5 2-4 12, Baker 0 1-2 1, Baum 1 2-2 4, Mahana 1 2-4 4, C. Pappas 2 1-2 5, Reed 1 0-0 2. Totals-10 8-14 28.

3-pointers-Fields MT.

Records-EHT 4-8; Middle 9-2.

Vineland 51, Oakcrest 30

Tanasia Russell scored a game-high 21 points for Vineland. Sara Mazzeo added 10 for the Fighting Clan.

Kanesha Foster led Oakcrest with 11 points.

Oakcrest 10 9 6 5-30

Vineland 11 4 19 17-51

O-Foster 5 0-1 11, Burnett 1 0-0 2, Parks 1 0-0 3, Aires 3 1-2 7, Torian 3 1-2 7. Totals-13 2-5 30.

V-Watson 3 1-4 7, Russell 8 3-4 21, Mazzeo 4 0-0 10, Pagan 0 1-5 1, Stokes 3 2-7 8, Bonner 1 0-0 2, Harold 1 0-0 2. Totals-20 7-20 51.

3-pointers-Russell (2), Mazzeo (2) V; Foster, Parks O.

Records-Vineland 3-10; Oakcrest 2-9.

Shore Conference

Central Regional 37, Pinelands Regional 26

Laura Dewey led Pinelands with 11 points. Gabby Melo added seven for the Wildcats.

Pinelands Regional 5 7 4 10-26

Central Regional 13 7 13 4-37

PR-Hartman 1 0-0 3, Melo 2 2-2 7, Dewey 4 3-8 11, Healy 1 0-0 2, Kidd 1 0-2 3. Totals-9 5-16 26.

CR-Iozzia 1 2-3 4, Kuster 4 1-2 11, Allender 2 8-11 13, Coleman 1 0-0 3, Heline 3 0-0 6. Totals-11 11-16 37.

3-pointers-Hartman, Melo, Kidd PR; Kuster (2), Allender, Coleman CR.

Records-Pinelands 6-7.

Toms River East 52, Southern Regional 41

Allison Spaschak led Southern with 13 points. Virginia Kretschmer added 10 for the Rams.

Toms River East 13 13 12 14-52

Southern Regional 13 8 14 6-41

TRE-K. Kennedy 6 2-2 14, Sullivan 4 2-2 10, Harmoan 3 1-3 7, A. Kennedy 5 0-1 12, Shord 1 0-0 2, Varvaro 1 2-2 5, Sullyvan 0 2-4 2. Totals-20 9-14 52.

SR-Brown 0 2-2 2, Eppico 2 0-0 4, Kretschmer 3 3-4 10, Spaschak 5 2-2 13, Goetz 3 0-0 7, Skeie 1 3-5 5. Totals-14 10-13 41.

3-pointers-A. Kennedy, Varvaro TRE; Kretschmer, Spaschak, Goetz SR.

Records-Southern 6-5.

Tri-County Conference

Pitman 41, Cumberland Regional 27

Felicite Diorio led Cumberland with eight points.

Pitman 10 9 11 11-41

Cumberland Regional 10 8 4 5-27

P-Beato 3 0-1 6, Polo 0 1-2 1, Patrick 4 3-7 11, Williams 1 0-2 2, Crispin 4 4-6 16, Nealer 2 1-1 5. Totals-14 9-22 41.

CR-

Nichols 0 1-2 1, Diorio 3 2-5 8, Cook 2 0-3 4, McCormick 2 0-2 4, Dawkins 3 0-0 6, Brown 1 0-0 2, Hester 1 0-2 2. Totals-12 3-16 27.

3-pointers-Crispin (4) P.

Records-Cumberland 0-12.

Tri-State Christian

Gloucester Christian 37, Pilgrim Academy 31

Sarah Marienski led Pilgrim with 18 points. Logan Jones added six steals.

Sarah Kearney scored a game-high 24 points for Gloucester Christian.

Pilgrim Academy 4 7 13 7-31

Gloucester Christian 9 6 11 11-37

PA-Jones 2 3-6 7, Marienski 8 1-2 18, Peary 1 2-2 4, Clee 1 0-0 2, Urban 0 0-0 0. Totals-12 6-10 31.

GC-Chandler 2 3-7 7, Kearney 7 10-20 24, Wetzel 0 0-0 0, Schweigart 2 1-2 6, Gant 0 0-0 0. Totals-11 14-29 37.

3-pointers-Marienski PA; Wetzel GC.

Records-Pilgrim 2-7.

Atlantic Christian 53, Kings Christian 22

Kelsey Robinson and Jamie Zalman scored 18 and 16 points, respectively, for the visiting Cougars, and Dakota Hitchner added eight points. Sullivan Leiby led Kings with nine points.

Atlantic Christian 18 12 12 11-53

Kings Christian 5 4 6 7-22

AC-Zalman 6 0-0 16, Bird 1 0-0 2, Robinson 7 4-5 18, Scheidegg 1 1-2 3, Hitchner 3 2-4 8, Oguntusa 2 0-0 4, Winkel 1 0-0 2. Totals-21 7-11 53.

KC-Leiby 3 3-8 9, Lamastra 4 0-0 8, Lyon 1 1-4 3, Paulino 1 0-00 2, Yoo 0 0-2 0. Totals-9 4-14 22.

3-pointers-Zalman (4) AC.

Records-Atlantic Christian 9-1; Kings 0-8.

Nonleague

Millville 60, West Deptford 39

Lexi Bruno and Amanda Smith each scored 16 points to lead Millville. Ashli Weems added 14 for the Thunderbolts.

Millville 11 13 19 17-60

West Deptford 8 10 9 12-39

M-Weems 6 2-3 14, Woods 1 0-0 2, Gaskins 6 0-4 12, Smith 7 0-0 16, Bruno 7 2-3 16. Totals-27 4-10 60.

WD-Bower 6 0-0 12, Diggs 3 0-0 6, Furfari 5 1-2 11, Minnite 4 0-0 8, Peterson 1 0-0 2. Totals-19 1-2 39.

3-pointers-Smith (2) M.

Records-Millville 6-5.

St. Joseph 55, Penns grove 27

Dana DiRenzo led all scorers with 23 points, 11 rebounds and five steals for St. Joe at the Martin Luther King Showcase at Kingsway Regional. DiRenzo was named tournament MVP.

Penns grove 9 4 5 9-27

St. Joseph 12 13 18 12-55

P-Winchester 8, Hill 10, Lewis 7, Hayes 2. Totals-11 4 27.

SJ-Donahue 2 0-0 4, Poretta 1 0-0 2, Dudo 2 0-0 4, Kozachyn 3 0-0 8, Metzler 3 0-0 8, Weiss 1 0-0 3, DiRenzo 11 1-1 23, Wetzel 2 0-0 4. Totals-25 1-2 55.

3-pointers-Metzler (2), Kozachyn, Weiss SJ.

Records-St. Joe 7-3.