Burlington 61, Rice 51 (OT):

Burlington 61, Rice 51 (OT): Koleigh Vachereau’s 15-point, 12-rebound, three-block performance sparked host Burlington to the overtime win over rival Rice at Buck Hard Gym. Ella Decelles (11 points, seven assists) and Kale Tornwini (eight points) each went 4-for-4 from the foul line in the overtime period to seal the win for the Seahorses (8-5)

Girls basketball over Essex 39-38

Burlington 39, Essex 38: Visiting Burlington had a nine-point lead after three quarters and then held on to outlast Essex. Koleigh Vachereau (16 points, eight rebounds, four blocks) and Lily Mitchell (13 points, six boards) paced Burlington (7-4), which opened to a 10-point margin after the first quarter. Kylie Acker’s 13 points and Sarah Coulter’s 11 … Continued