The St. Joseph High girls basketball team built up an early 12-point lead and rolled to a 36-26 victory over host Newtown High on Thursday.
Coach Chris Lindwall’s Cadets are now 2-0 on the season. Newtown is 1-1.
Christina Crocco scored 11 points and had nine rebounds for the winners.
Megan Robertson had nine points, including a pair of 3-pointers.
Lauren Haverl added five points and Ashley Lynch four.
Lynch had five assists and two steals.
Rylee Mulligan scored 11 points to lead the Nighthawks.