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HS Basketball: Heights Girls Beat Ridgefield, Boys Lose to Lodi

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Lodi Hand Heights Third Straight Loss, 86-65

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ  -  Anthony Palmer scored 18 points, but it was not enough as Lodi toppled Hasbrouck Heights 86-65, in boys high school basketball on Saturday.  Johnny Capozzi chipped in 13, including three three-pointers in the loss, as Hasbrouck Heights dropped its third consecutive game.

Lodi led the Aviators 40-35 at the half, before breaking the open the game in the third quarter with a 23-8 spurt.   Carlos Pepin was the big gun for Lodi, with 32 points, while Charlie Battice added 23.

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BOX SCORE

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS   15  20   8   22  65

LODI                                      21 19  23  23  86

Hasbrouck Heights (65)

Alberto 2-0-0-4, Capozzi 2-3-0-13, Ketsche 0-0-0-0, Klenk 1-1-0-5, Moretto 1-3-0-11, Palmer 7-0-4-18, Purdie 2-0-3-7, Tsering 1-0-0-2, Xhjeraj 1-1-0-5

Lodi (86)

Battice 10-0--23, Mendez 2-0-3-7, Pepin 13-1-3-32, Soto 1-2-0-8, Wizzard 5-0-1-11, Younger 0-1-0-3.  Zakrzewski 1-0-0-2.

Lady Aviators Roll By Ridgefield 

FAIR LAWN , NJ - Autumn Thorpe had her season high 13 points as Hasbrouck Heights defeated Ridgefield, 46-37, in girl’s high school basketball on Saturday.  Julia Koukoutsis had 10 and Catherine Castellanos had nine to lead a balanced attack.

The Lady Aviators jumped out to 21-12 lead at the half, and led 32-18 at the end of three quarters.  Ali Baric, with 14 points and Marilyn Grandov, with 12, led the Ridgefield offense.

 

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS     6  15  11  14    46

RIDGEFIELD                       2   10   6  19    37 

Hasbrouck Heights (46)

Castellanos 2-0-5-9, Halpin 2-1-0-7, Ketcho 0-0-1-1, Koukoutsis 5-0-0-10, Lorfink 2-0-0-4, Thorpe 6-0-1-13, Volpe 0-0-2-2.

Ridgefield (37)

Baric 1-4-0-14 Gjurkaj 0-0-0-0, Grandov 5-0-2-12, Kim 1-0-0-2, Lara 1-1-0-5, Ramos 2-0-0-4.

 

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