O'Meara lights out from long distance

Shannon O’Meara made five 3-pointers to lead a balanced St. Joseph offense when coach Chris Lindwall’s Cadets defeated Bridgeport Central, 68-19, in FCIAC girls basketball action on Friday night.

O’Meara finished with 22 points, followed by Jackie Jozefick’s 11, Bridget Sharnick with nine, Maite Gritsko with six and Caitlin Sharnick and Julie Farmer with five points each.

Ana DoCarmo had eight assists and four steals. Jozefick had 12 rebounds and four blocks.

Alexin Myers and Tajzhane Freeman led the Hilltoppers.