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School roundup: Lexington’s Anna Kelly scores 52

Just days after scoring 41 points in a win over Woburn on Jan. 31, Lexington’s 5-foot-6-inch sophomore guard Anna Kelly scored a school-record 52 points and added 11 steals and 10 rebounds in the Minutemen’s 76-59 win at Belmont on Tuesday night.

 Kelly hit 19 of 34 shots, including 6 of her 10 three-point attempts, and knocked down 8 of 10 from the foul line to help Lexington improve to 7-10 on the season.

 “The biggest thing is that half those points came from my teammates getting a bunch of tips [on defense] and passing ahead to me,” Kelly said. “The points don’t really matter to me. It’s all about improving our record as a team.”

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 With five games remaining, the Minutemen must run the table in order to earn a postseason berth.

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 “We’re hanging on and are trying to take it one game at a time to make the tournament,” coach Steve Solly said. ‘‘[Kelly] just erupted. It would be great to make [the tournament] so everyone can know just how good she really is.”

Concord-Carlisle 56, Bedford 54 — The Patriots rallied at home to upset the No. 8 Buccaneers in overtime.

 First-year coach Maureen Sullivan attributed the victory to the work of her tricaptains.

 “They’ve done an unbelievable job on and off the court bringing the team together,” said Sullivan.

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 Senior tricaptain and guard Angela DeBruzzi led the way against Bedford with 23 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 steals.

 Guard and tricaptain Chrissy Curran made the difference in OT. Curran scored all 4 points for the Patriots, including two free throws with seven seconds left to secure the win. The third captain, senior guard Hannah Deignan, had 8 points and played great defense.

 The Patriots’ 5-11 record still lands them a spot in the state tournament as the second seed in the DCL Small conference. Bedford will head to the Division 2 state tournament with a 15-3 record.

Archbishop Williams 63, Cardinal Spellman 32 — Olivia Conrad scored 14 points and Alana Gilmer added 13 to pace the No. 18 Archies.

Lynn English 69, Lynn Classical 45 — Senior forward Makayla Everette scored 12 points and collected 24 rebounds and senior guard Catherine Stinson scored 24 points and the No. 3 Bulldogs improved to 18-0.

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New Mission 58, West Roxbury 24 — Denia Stewart led New Mission (12-2) with 18 points and 10 blocks.

Central Catholic 70, North Andover 61 — Senior forward Amanda Williams recorded 27 points and 11 rebounds for the No. 4 Raiders (16-1).

Plymouth North 58, Nauset 35 — Freshman forward Joie Grassi collected 18 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists, and 4 steals for the host Eagles (14-2).

Winthrop 53, Marblehead 34 — Senior guard Ashelyne Babb had 13 points, 6 assists, and 7 steals for the Vikings (16-2).

North Attleborough 58, King Philip 39 — Junior guard Danielle Perron led the Red Rocketeers (14-5) with 16 points and nine rebounds as they won the Hockomock League title.

Brockton 62, New Bedford 25 — Junior Catherine Louis led the No. 16 Boxers (13-2) with 14 points while freshman Jalani Jackson added 12.

Boys’ basketball

North Quincy 74, Hanover 30 — Juniors Jackie Chen and Matt Jerakis scored 14 and 13 points, respectively, as the No. 2 Red Raiders improved to 19-0, 13-0 in the Patriot League.

St. Clement 67, Maimonides 64 — Junior guard Brandon Williams had 35 points and 12 assists as the No. 16 Anchormen improved to 16-1.

Oliver Ames 81, Sharon 55 — Junior forward Ryan Carney had 22 points to lead the Tigers while guard James Fritzson had 32 points to go over the 1,000-point mark for the Eagles.

Milton 72, Wellesley 58 — Senior guard Anthony Smith had 15 points in the Wildcats’ upset win over the No. 12 Raiders.

Cohasset 54, Monomoy 40 — Rocco Laugelle scored 13 points and Harrison Martin added 12 as the No. 18 Skippers improved to 16-0.

Needham 46, Braintree 44 — Senior guard Ryan Charter had the winning shot at the buzzer for the visiting Rockets (14-3).