WOODBURY – Welcome to the Varsity, Ashley Hennessey and Tori Maclean. The two freshmen provided the fourth-quarter offensive spark that the Nonnewaug girls basketball team needed in its 28-27 comeback win over Barlow on Thursday night.
Trailing 24-21 after three quarters, Hennessey’s 4 points and Maclean’s 2, along with a foul shot by senior co-captain Mary Bibbey, gave the Chiefs the win.
Bibbey led Nonnewaug with 6 points, and Jen Charette scored 5. Hennessey, Maclean, and Maddie Woodward each had 4 points.
Nonnewaug then raised its record to 2-1 on Saturday with a 40-20 win at Litchfield.
The Chiefs return home Monday night to fave Wamogo.