METUCHEN, NJ - The Ridge girls basketball team overcame a sluggish start with a big second quarter and went on to a 49-31 victory over Metuchen on Saturday.

Junior guard Sam Weyrauch scored 14 points for Ridge, which took a 23-12 halftime lead with a 17-3 surge in the second quarter.

Ava Haiback finished with 10 points for the Red Devils, who extended their lead with a 15-8 showing in the third quarter. Brynn Farrell of Metuchen led all scorers with 21 points.