NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The Ridge girls basketball team opened a 12-point lead after a quarter and went on to a 57-34 victory over West Essex on Saturday.

Ava Haiback sank four 3-pointers and scored 14 points for Ridge (8-8), which led, 15-3, after a quarter and 30-14 at halftime.

Sophie Beneventine finished with 11 points and Maddyn West notched 10 points for the Red Devils.

Brielle Krause had 13 points and five rebounds for West Essex (11-4). Olivia Hansson scored eight points in the loss.