Ridge Girls' Basketball Team Tops Rival Watchung Hills, 48-43

Credits: Brenda A. Nemchek

WARREN, NJ - Ridge's offense erupted after a sluggish first half and the Red Devils rallied for a 48-43 girls' basketball victory over Watchung Hills on Tuesday night.

Senior guard Sam Mahon, who recently passed 1,000 points for her career, scored 20 points, including 10 from the foul line, for Ridge (12-4). Junior forward Chrissy Weyrauch, who recently committed to Holy Cross University for soccer, scored 16 points and cleared 11 rebounds in the victory.

Ridge outscored Watchung Hills, 34-24, in the second half after trailing, 19-14, at the half.

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Maddy Kirchofer collected 13 points and 10 rebounds and Julia Cunningham had 12 points and 10 rebounds for Watchung Hills (13-3).


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