South Carroll got pins from three Cavaliers despite falling to Middletown 43-24 on Wednesday in Middletown.
The match was a pivotal one in terms of the Class 2A-1A West Region dual standings. South Carroll was 8-0 in duals that count toward the regional standings going into Wednesday's match, while Middletown was 7-0.
The top four teams, based on the state's point system, qualify for the 2A-1A West dual-meet tournament Feb. 8. Northern Garrett and Southern Garrett were tied for third at 7-1 heading into Wednesday, with Boonsboro (5-1) and Century (7-2) close behind.
Recap: At Eldersburg, seniors Grace Griffin and Jess Cronin each notched double-doubles for the Lions (5-9). Griffin scored 11 points and added 14 rebounds while Cronin tallied a game-high 18 points and 11 rebounds.
Walkersville (62): M. Hommey 15, R. Wright 11, E. Vernaboni 8, O. Johnson 2, M. Allen 11, J. Wallace 4, M. McSweeney 11.
Liberty (50): Grace Griffin 11, Jordan Nastos 4, Jess Cronin 18, Hannah Miller 2, Sophie Poling 2, Rachel Thiem 7, Logan Heydon 6.
Halftime: L, 28-20.
Cristo Rey 39, Gerstell 36 (3OT)
Recap: At Finksburg, Tyra Echevarria scored a game-high 15 points for Gerstell (3-9). The Falcons went 8-for-20 from the free-throw line and Cristo Rey went 11-for-16.
Cristo Rey (39): Joy Sanders 14, Keniera Wagstaff, Jazmine Seignious 2, Deshaye Jones 9, Amira Smith 3, Jade Johnson 10.