High School Sports

High school girls basketball: McGraw leads Central past Philipsburg-Osceola

Philipsburg-Osceola couldn’t contain Central’s Mikaela McGraw in a 68-61 loss in girls’ basketball Friday night.

McGraw hit four 3-pointers and scored a game-high 33 points for the Lady Dragons.

Central outscored the Lady Mounties by nine in the second quarter to build a 10-point halftime lead.

Abby Showers scored 29 points to pace Philipsburg-Osceola, and Haylee Hayward added 20.

The Lady Mounties (7-14) open the District 6 Class AA tournament as the No. 11 seed against No. 6 Penns Valley at Huntingdon at 6 p.m. Monday.