Molly Donovan scored 18 points, and freshman Lyla Peters added 13 in her varsity debut Friday night to lead the Duxbury High girls basketball team to a 53-47 road win over Notre Dame Academy in the season opener for both teams.
Molly Donovan and Amanda Donovan (11 points) each had double-digit rebounds for Duxbury, and Lucy Laviolette and Cara Cass were defensive standouts.
Freshman Ava Orlando paced NDA with 20 points and 8 assists. Senior Ava Foley added 11 points and 7 rebounds, and eighth-grader Elle Orlando chipped in with 10 points and 5 steals.
In other high school action on Friday:
Bridgewater-Raynham 48, Newton North 47: Senior Dana Possick (12 points) scored the go-ahead layup with 19 seconds remaining to lift the Trojans to a season-opening win. Sophomore Natalia Hall-Rosa scored a team-high 17 points while freshmen Brenna Woodbury (6 points) and Jenna Micciantuono (2) scored their first varsity points.
Rockland 56, Hanover 39: Julie Elie scored a game-high 27 points to power the Bulldogs to a season-opening non-league road win over the Hawks.
Brookline 62, Stoughton 28: Senior guard Jess Maddalena led Stoughton with 8 points and 8 rebounds in the loss.
Malden Catholic 57, Quincy 49: The Presidents lost their season opener at home.
Thayer Academy 47, Dexter Southfield 41: The Tigers (2-1) won on the road.
Plymouth North 58, Nauset 26: The Blue Eagles won their season opener at home.
Hull 66, South Shore Tech 27: In their first game since the 2019-20 season, the Pirates won their opener at home. Hull, which did not field any winter sports last school year, led 38-17 at halftime. Jesse Lyons and Ashton Gabler each scored 7 points for South Shore.
Middleboro 76, Case 49: Junior Jacob Briggs (18 points, 7 rebounds) led the way for the Sachems in a season-opening win. Gianni Perea (12 points, 5 steals) (12 points) and Cam Downey (11 points, 9 rebounds) were also in double figures.
Weymouth 54, Newton South 53: Down 42-31 after three quarters, the Wildcats rallied for a road win.
Thayer Academy 5, Portsmouth Abbey 0: Christine Oar scored twice, and Morgan McGathey, Joey Brown and Kate Sullivan added goals for the visiting Tigers (3-1).
This article originally appeared on The Patriot Ledger: HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Duxbury girls basketball wins opener over NDA