HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - It was the tale of two halves. While Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge girls basketball teams played a close first half, the Lady Blue Devils dominated the second half during their 52-32 win in the New Gym on Thursday evening.
Wood-Ridge led 10-9 at the end of the first and extended the lead to 17-9 in the second quarter, before Hasbrouck Heights went on a seven-point run, which included a three-pointer from Devon Sonzogni. Wood-Ridge held a slim lead, 17-16, at halftime.
The second half belong to Wood-Ridge, outscoring the Lady Aviators 35-16, behind the scoring of Amanda DiMase's 17 points, while Samantha Eckert finished with 14.
Play was physical throughout the game with players fighting for possession and diving for loose balls. Hasbrouck Heights' Paige McGuire hit the floor hard after having a shot blocked by Wood-Ridge's Skylar Basich in the second half.
Devon Sonzogni lead Hasbrouck Heights with 11 points, freshman Sam Lahullier had seven and Veronica Legaspi and Paige McGuire each had six.
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