With the Canton High girls' basketball team locked in a close game with Stoughton, trailing the Black Knights by just three points, 14-11, about midway through the second quarter, Stoughton went to a zone press on defense, and the pressure caused all sorts of trouble for Canton.
Stoughton closed the quarter with a 14-0 run, taking a 28-11 lead at the half.
Canton was unable to recover, losing 48-27 at Davenport Division rival Stoughton Friday night in Stoughton.
Canton is now 1-6 on the season. Stoughton improved to 6-2.
Eileen Khoury led Canton with 6 points, while Gabby Kenefick had 5 points and Kyshani Dummott and Aimee Pina added 4 points each.
Canton is home against Franklin on Tuesday and home against Foxborough next Friday, Jan. 18.
Take a look at photos from the Stoughton game in the media gallery of this article. Photos by Jeffrey Pickette and Justin Braga.