Saugus’ Fallon Millerick scored nine points in a victory over Medford Friday night. (Item File Photo)

Saugus girls basketball rolls past Medford

SAUGUS — The Saugus girls basketball team rode strong defensive play and a full team effort on offense to bring home a 50-27 win over Medford Friday night.

"Defense is our offense when we're playing well, and that's what we had (Friday)," said Saugus coach Mark Schruender. "We were able to force some turnovers and get out in transition, and that's what helped push us out to that lead."

Peyton DiBiasio led the Sachems' attack with 12 points, while Ella Castle was right behind with 11 points and Fallon Millerick added nine points. There were also a number of quality minutes played off the bench from…

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