BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Phillipsburg scored a run in the top of the seventh inning to break a tie and hold on for a 9-8 softball victory over Ridge on Monday.

Annabelle Hamilton went 3-for-4 with three RBI for Ridge (4-6), which took an 8-7 lead with three runs in the fifth before the Stateliners scored a run in the sixth and a run in the seventh.

Kristin Miscia went 2-for-4 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored for Ridge, which scored five times in the third inning. Maddie Mertz, Amanda Leitz and Tori Rosenthal each had a hit and an RBI for the Red Devils.