Borfitz gets an ‘A’ on senior night

Evening Sun Report

Girls’ Basketball

Norwich 63, Windsor 25

NORWICH – Norwich’s Jenni Borfitz brought her “A game” on a night when she and fellow senior Breanna Cashman were honored.

Playing her final regular season home game for the Tornado (11-5), Borfitz scored a season-high 23 points lifting her club to its 11th victory Tuesday against visiting Windsor.

Borfitz’s scoring was one off her career-high, a 24-point game last season at Windsor.



Norwich started the game with nine straight points, but had the lead whittled back to 11-6 after one period when the Black Knights’ Chase Moran turned a steal at midcourt into a layup with three seconds left in the quarter.

Borfitz had 10 of her points in a 24-point second quarter for Norwich, and Cashman scored eight to stretch the lead to 35-12 at halftime. The lead grew to 30 in the third with the Black Knights making just one basket in the quarter.

NHS reserve guard Makenzie Maynard had a big fourth quarter, and finished with 12 points, while Cashman scored 10.

Norwich’s junior varsity team improved its mark to 13-3 with a 59-16 victory. Bridget Murphy and Michaela Fazio scored 14 apiece to lead Norwich.

Windsor: Haile Balachick, 1 0-0-2; Kassie Hastings, 1 2-2-4; Mohammed, 0; Jordan Steele, 0; Abby White, 1 0-0-2; Emma Benson, 0; Chase Moran, 2 0-0-4; Emily Sisson, 4 0-1-9; Liz Wickizer, 2 0-3-4. Totals: 11 2-6-25.

Norwich: Carin Kuhn, 3 0-2-6; Caitlyn Brown, 0; Breanna Cashman, 4 2-2-10; Alexis Race, 0; Jennifer Borfitz, 7 7-12-23; Kassidy Seary, 1 0-0-2; Makenzie Maynard, 4 4-5-12; Meghan Komendarek, 1 1-3-3; Ashley Murphy, 0; Savannah Williams, 2 1-2-5; Shelby Benjamin, 0 2-4-2; Courtney Scheer, 0. Totals: 21 19-30-63.

Win. 6 6 2 11–25

NHS 11 24 9 19–63

Fouled out: None. Three-point goals: (W) Sisson, (N) Borfitz 2. JV: Norwich won 59-16. Officials: Adrian, Green.


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