Newsday swishes and dishes on Long Island's girls basketball scene.
Girls Hoops 3 Stars of the Night (2/28)
The 3 Stars for Tuesday 2/28:
Junior Shanice Allen (above) had 24 points, including the 1,000th of her career, as No. 3 Riverhead defeated No. 4 Hauppauge 60-52 in the Suffolk Class AA championship.
Katie Poppe had 14 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists as Holy Trinity defeated Our Lady of Mercy 57-35 in the CHSAA quarterfinals.
Brianna Thomas had 14 points, 13 rebounds and four assists to lead St. John the Baptist to a 53-28 win over St. Mary’s in the CHSAA quarterfinals.