Stars of the Day: Somerset Berkley boys hoop edges Dighton-Rehoboth in key SCC battle

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DIGHTON — In a battle between the No. 1 and No. 2 boys basketball teams in the South Coast Conference Blue Large Division on Tuesday, Somerset Berkley had the last word.

The Raiders took the lead late and hung on to beat Dighton-Rehoboth on the road, 49-47, in a league matchup at Dighton-Rehoboth Regional High school.

Ethan Dias led SB (6-4; 5-2 in SCC) with a game-high 23 points. He also pulled 14 rebounds.

Mason Medeiros
Mason Medeiros

Brendon Blaser chipped in with nine points off the bench. Mason Medeiros made the defensive play of the game, stealing an inbound pass with 1.4 seconds left.

The Raiders travel to Joseph Case High School on Thursday.

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Old Rochester 70, Joseph Case 65

The Cardinals lost a close game with league opponent Old Rochester at home.

Landon Cayton led the way for Case (1-8, 0-7 in SCC) with a team-high 22 points.

Aiden Parent
Aiden Parent

Aiden Parent added 15 points while Hayden Cayton and Cayden Gonsalves each finished with 11 points.

The Cardinals host Somerset-Berkley on Thursday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Old Rochester 56, Joseph Case 29

The Lady Cardinals lost to talented league opponent Old Rochester.

Abigail Sirois had 11 points for Case while Liberty Gazaille chipped in with 10 points.

Abigail Sirois
Abigail Sirois

The Cardinals (7-4) trailed at halftime, 25-21.

Case travels to Silver Lake on Thursday.

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Dighton-Rehoboth 57, Somerset Berkley 24

The Lady Raiders dropped a league game at home to Dighton-Rehoboth.

Gabriella Nugent netted 11 points for SB (5-6). Allie Powers chipped in with six points.

Gabriella Nugent
Gabriella Nugent

The Raiders travel to Durfee on Friday.

High School results from Tuesday, Jan. 25

BOYS BASKETBALL

Old Rochester 70, Joseph Case 65

Somerset Berkley 49, Dighton-Rehoboth 47

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Old Rochester 70, Joseph Case 65

Dighton-Rehoboth 57, Somerset Berkley 24

GYMNASTICS

Somerset Berkley/Case at Bridgewater-Raynham, 8 p.m.

Herald News and Taunton Daily Gazette sports editor Steven Sanchez can be reached at ssanchez@heraldnews.com. You can follow him on Twitter at @Chezsports. Support local journalism by purchasing a digital or print subscription to The Herald News today.

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