At the Augusta Civic Center, the third-seeded Eagles of Topsham outscored No. 6 Messalonskee of Oakland 17-8 in the second quarter en route to the victory in the EM Class A quarterfinal.
Mallory Nelson paced the 13-6 winners with 16 points and Caitlin LaFountain added 13. Also scoring were Chelsea Crawford (five), Micaela Mitchel (four), Kristy Willey (six), Leah Hitchcock (six), and Molly Estes (two).
Mary-Elizabeth Badeen scored 19 points to lead 13-6 Messalonskee and Megan Pelletier chipped in with 13. Also scoring were Rachel Wacome (four), Kassandra Michaud (six), Mikayla Turner (one) and Kelsey Mayo (three).
Messalonskee 13 21 34 46
Mount Ararat 12 29 37 52