From Press staff reports

Middle Township High School hit four free-throws in overtime to edge Lower Cape May Regional 39-36 in a Cape-Atlantic League National Conference girls basketball game Tuesday.

Jillian Vandermark tied the game for Lower late in the fourth quarter.

Middle Township, No. 10 in the Elite 11, was fouled with six seconds left in regulation, but was unable to end the game.

Holly McKaig led Middle with 13 points. Lauryn Fields added nine for the Panthers.

Nicole Sangillo scored eight points for Lower, while Jessica McDowell, Ariel Magee and Vandermark added seven apiece for the Caper Tigers.

Middle Township 11 6 10 8 4-39

Lower Cape May Regional 14 10 2 9 1-36

MT-Schwartz 2 2-4 8, Legler 0 2-4 2, Fields 1 7-12 9, McKaig 4 5-11 13, Riggitano 1 0-0 3, Peterson 1 1-4 4. Totals-9 17-36 39.

LCM-Sangillo 2 4-6 8, Turner 2 0-0 4, Vandermark 1 5-6 7, McDowell 3 1-2 7, Gibson 1 1-3 3, Magee 2 2-4 7. Totals-11 13-20 36.

3-pointers-Magee LCM; Schwartz (2), Riggitano, Peterson MT .

Records-Middle 13-4, LCM 11-6.