OAK RIDGE, NJ - Junior forward Veronica Kelly scored 14 of her game-high 17 points in the first half and finished with eight rebounds in leading the Chatham girls basketball team to a 44-41 win over Jefferson on Wednesday night.

Kelly led the scoring over the first two quarters when Chatham (2-1) established a 28-19 advantage. Junior guard Chloe Blanc ended with 14 points for the Lady Cougars, who also received nine points from junior guard Camryn Davies.

Nicole Vassallo led Jefferson (1-1) with 12 points.