SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Junior Gianna De Mattheis scored a game-high 17 points with three 3-pointers and senior Addisyn Ibrahim added 15 points to lead Morristown-Beard to a 50-23 victory over Dayton in the championship of the 16th annual Joe Pepe Memorial Holiday Tournament in Springfield Monday.

Mo-Beard (4-1) used a 14-5 first quarter to take command early en route to a 24-13 halftime advantage.

Junior Aiyona Wood had seven points, three rebounds and two blocks and senior forward Michelle Bellino added six points, six rebounds and four blocks to pace Dayton (1-2).

After eight days of rest, the Bulldogs return to action to play three of its next four games on the road (all Union County Conference - Valley Division opponents), starting with a visit to Plainfield on Tuesday, Jan. 7 at 5:30 p.m. Two days later, they will host Linden at 7:00 p.m.