Molly Dragan converted one of two free throws with five seconds left on Friday night, giving the Amity High girls basketball its final lead at 27-26 as the Spartans went on to defeat Shelton High, 29-26, and capture the SCC’s Housatonic Division title at the Murray Memorial Gym in Shelton. It was the Gaels’ Senior Night.
The Spartans, who’ve won 13 of 19 games so far this year, pulled even at 26-26 on a short jumper by Elise Graham, who finished as the game’s high scorer with 12 points. Graham’s basket came with 1:07 remaining. Alexa Gibbs made two free throws with one second left to produce the final score.