Franklin rides early lead to victory against Gilford

Franklin used an 11-0 run to open the game and never looked back in defeating Gilford 36-28. The Golden Tornadoes took advantage of turnovers and a cold shooting Eagles team to race out to a 17-8 half time lead. Gilford regrouped in the third quarter and cut the lead to 28-24 but could get no closer as Franklin closed out the game with a 6-4 fourth quarter. On the night Gilford shot 11 for 63 from the field and was 4 for 18 from the foul line. For Franklin Katarina Styles lead all scorers with 16 points followed by Lexie Colpack and Sadie Kaplan who both added 6 points. For Gilford Jordan Dean and Cassidy Bartlett each scored 8 points.
Kayla Orton and Maddie Harris both had 10 rebounds for Gilford.