Zelor Massaquoi scored a game-high 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help lift Reservoir to a 57-36 victory over Atholton.

Jasmine Pickens added 10 points in the season opener for the Gators, who broke open a close contest in the second quarter. Ahead by four points at the end of the first, Reservoir outscored Atholton, 18-5, to take a 31-14 lead into the half.

Chelsea Mitchell and Briana Taborn each scored 10 points for the Raiders.

Atholton travels to Glenelg, while Reservoir hosts Oakland Mills on Monday evening.


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Reservoir 57, Atholton 36

A (0-1, 0-1): Mitchell 10, Taborn 10, Tatum 6, Mayhew 5, Keating 3, Powell 2, Caldwell 1, Weinberg 1.

R (1-0, 1-0): Massaquoi 14, Pickens 10, Turner 8, Johnson 7, Thompson 6, Bonner 5, Phillips 4, Rager 3.

Half: 34-14 R.