Sports

Kennedy H.S. Girls Basketball Team Edges Passaic Valley, 66-61

January 24, 2014 at 9:07 PM

PATERSON, NJ - Strong rebounding and a big fourth quarter carried the John F. Kennedy varsity girls basketball team to a 66-61 victory over Passaic Valley on Friday.

The JFK girls trailed, 44-43, at the end of three quarters before outscoring Passaic Valley, 23-17, in the final period. Diamond Singletary scored 17 points to lead a balanced attack for JFK.

Also contributing heavily to the scoring attack for JFK were Tajae Stevenson, with 16 points, and Tamia Williams, with 15 points. Stevenson's strong all-around performance also resulted in 11 rebounds, five assists and two steals. 

De'mean Bond was the leading rebounder for JFK with 19 rebounds. Williams grabbed 14 rebounds.

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