The St. Joseph girls basketball team defeated New Canaan High, 53-32, on Wednesday.

Emma Elrod had a monster road game for coach Chris Lindwall and the Cadets, as she scored 17 points to go with eight rebounds and three assists.

Elena Ball had nine points, seven rebounds and four steals, as St. Joseph improved to 7-13 overall and 5-11 in the FCIAC.

Kathryn Zito had six points, five assists and four steals.

Jane Charlton scored eight points for the Rams (4-16, 2-14 FCIAC).

St Joseph

Veronica Lubas 0 0-0 0   Elizabeth Adzima 1 0-0 3 Kathryn Zito 2 1-3 6 Kaitlin Capobianco 1 0-0 2 Tessie Hynes 3 1-2 8 McKenna Hedman 0 0-0 0 Rahmia Johnston  1 0-0 2  Allison Krekoska 2 0-0 4 Becca Kery 0 0-0 0 Elena Ball 3 3-3 9  Maddie Johnson 1 0-0 2 Emma Elrod 7 3-6 17

Totals - 21 8-14 53

New Canaan

Emily Shizari 0 0-0 0  Maeve Selvaggi 2 1-2 6  Riana Afshar 0 0-0 0  Leigh Charlton 1 0-0 2 Katie Dunn  1 0-0 2  Eliza Pohle 1 0-0 2  Jane Charlton  3 2-2 8  Caity Blair 2 0-0 4  Liz DeMarino  1 0-0 2  Reilly Krug 0 0-0 0  Lauren Sechan 2 0-0 6

St Joseph -    16  8    9   20  - 53

New Canaan - 3  8  10   11  - 32

3 pt FG: St Joseph - Katherine Zito - 1, Tessie Hynes - 1 Elizabeth Adzima - 1; New Canaan - Maeve Selvage - 1, Lauren Sechan - 2