Sophomore guard Meaghann Ackermann erupted for 23 points, including six 3-pointers, and freshman forward Erin Dorey added 21 points (four treys) as the host Tigers (3-1, 1-0 Wachusett D) rode a 20-10 fourth quarter past the Panthers (5-2, 1-1). Sophomore guard Christina Babcock had 11 points and junior forward Gabby Hebert added 10 for Ayer, which led after three quarters, 38-37. Ackermann had 10 of her points, including three 3s, in the pivotal fourth quarter for Littleton.
Littleton 57, Ayer Shirley 48
Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Littleton
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:11 a.m.