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The New Palestine girls basketball team beat Franklin Central 58-33 Tuesday to improve to 4-0 on the season.

The Dragons used an 18-6 second quarter to pull ahead 27-13 at hte break, and then extended the lead to 49-21 after three.

NP had a three-point barrage in the game, hitting nine shots from beyond the arc. Haley Harrison led the way with 20 points, including four triples. She scored eight points in the second quarter in which NP gained separation, then added seven more in the third as the Dragons put the game away.

Leah Seib hit two first-quarter 3-pointers en route to a 17-point night. She added five third-quarter points. Megan Jolly hit two 3-pointers and finished with six points. Jordan Reid added five points. Michaela Jones scored four, Katie Herron three, Claire Cherry two and Tatum Biddle one.

The Dragons are back in action Saturday at Lawrence North. The JV game tips at 11 a.m.

The Dragon JV also won 41-22 to improve to 4-0 on the year.

Haley Harrison tallied a season-high 20 points in the Dragons’ victory.
Leah Seib scored 17 points in the victory over Franklin Central.