The Dracut Girls 7th Grade Travel Basketball Team dropped a sloppy 37-26 decision to Peabody. Dracut started off well in this contest and quickly grabbed a 9-point lead before falling behind at the half 15-11. The Lady Middies continued to struggle with turnovers as Peabody went on a run and started hitting their outside shots.
Meghan Carney (7), Melissa Iannuzzo (5). Julia Otoski (4), Emily Cloutier (4), Lilly King (2), Julianna Fagan (2) and Olivia Pantano (2) scored for Dracut. Erin McMeniman and Lindsey Emond each collected two rebounds as the 9-6 Lady Middies will have to clean up their passing game to be successful against future opponents.
With Lindsey Emond (8 points) scoring on a variety of strong drives to the basket, the Dracut Girls 7th Grade Travel Basketball Team stymied Stoneham 34-29. The Lady Middies played much better in this game and led at the break 13-12 as Meghan Carney (7 points, 11 rebounds) and Melissa Iannuzzo (7 points, 5 steals) had solid performances. Emily Cloutier (4), Erin McMeniman (3), Olivia Pantano (2), Lilly King (2) and Julia Otoski (1) contributed points with Julianna Fagan grabbing 2 rebounds for the 10-6 Dracut squad.