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Newton Girls Basketball Adds Another Win, Beating Vernon

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The Newton Girls Basketball team added another win to their record when they beat Vernon, 53-22 on Friday, Jan. 22 away. Credits: Danielle Francisco
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Credits: Danielle Francisco
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NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Girls Basketball team added another win to their record when they beat Vernon, in the Vikings gym, 53-22 on Friday, Jan. 22.

Jasmine Luciani was the high-scorer of the game, contributing 14 points to the win. She also had five rebounds, five steals, and one assist.

Seven other Braves contributed as well. The Braves dominated the first quarter leading 16-8. As they entered the second quarter they scored another 13 points, making the score at half, 29-10.

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The Braves did not let up in the second half though, they stayed strong, scoring another 12 points in both the third and fourth quarters.

Overall, the Braves had 24 rebounds, 16 assists, and 14 steals. They made 22 2-point shots, one 3-pointer, and six foul shots throughout the game.

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