No. 7 Reds defeat St. Elizabeth (DE) in Diamond State Classic


It was a big day for the 7th-ranked Roland Park Country School basketball program on Sunday. Not only did the Reds defeat St. Elizabeth School (DE), 52-43, to win a consolation match at the Diamond State Classic, but the team crowned a new all-time leading scorer.

Mir McLean

Senior Mir McLean scored 21 points in the title game to increase her high school career point total to 1,470, the RPCS all-time record. The UCONN recruit surpassed the 1,457 scored by 2012 graduate Daisy Alaeze.

Myah Simmons and Sophia Diehl combined for another 21 points for Roland Park Country (5-3 overall), which plays New Jersey’s Red Bank Catholic in the 5th place consolation final Monday.