Varsity basketball roundup: No. 6 Spalding edges Mount Carmel, 54-52

Gary Jefferson scored 17 points and Jourdan Grant added 15, including three 3-pointers, as host and No. 6 Archbishop Spalding (1-2, 1-1 MIAA A Conference) edged Mount Carmel (2-2, 0-2) in boys basketball, 54-52, Wednesday night.

Girls basketball

No. 2 McDonogh 72, St. Mary's 24: Dajah Logan had 10 field goals and went 2-for-2 from the free-throw line to score a game-high 22 points as the host Eagles (1-0) opened their season with a victory over the Saints (0-1).

McDonogh led 23-10 after the first quarter and held St. Mary's to single-digit scoring in the next three quarters, the lowest being two in the fourth quarter.

No. 3 Roland Park 56, Severn 34: The host Reds (1-0) extended their three-point halftime lead to 22 in the second half.

Michala Clay led Roland Park with 15points and five rebounds. The Admirals fell to 0-1.

Mount de Sales 63, Catholic 25: The host Sailors (1-1) bounced back from Monday's two-point loss to John Carroll.

The Cubs fell to 0-2.

Archbishop Carroll (D.C.) 49, Archbishop Spalding 40: After being outscored in the first three quarters, the visiting Cavaliers (0-2) went on a 13-7 run in the fourth quarter, but the rally fell short.

The Lions (1-0) were led by Kenyatta Butler with a game-high 20 points. Victoria Reynolds had 15 for Spalding.

Baltimore Sun staff contributed to this article.

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