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Bridgewater-Raritan Survives Ridge Comeback in OT, 30-29

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The undefeated Bridgewater-Raritan football team survived a dramatic comeback by Ridge to hold on for a 30-29 victory in overtime in the semifinal round of the Section 2, Group 5 playoffs Friday night.

Bridgewater-Raritan (11-0) ran out to a 20-0 lead in the first quarter, but Ridge (6-5), which still trailed, 23-7, at halftime, scored touchdowns with two-point conversions in both the third and the fourth quarters to forge a 23-23 tie and force overtime.

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