BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- The Bridgewater-Raritan girls basketball team defeated Bernards, 52-21, in the opening round of the Somerset County Tournament on Thursday.

The Panthers (8-16) broke it open in the second quarter when they outscored Bernards, 24-4, to take a 36-8 halftime lead.

Brianna Soto scored 12 points for BRHS, which had 11 different players score in the game. Madison Bray finished with eight points in the win. Sydney Incarnato led Bernards with 13 points.