NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Girls Basketball team lost to Jefferson 48-37 when they played on Friday, Dec 18 in Jefferson.

Amanda Nitting led the Braves with a total of 13 points. She was followed by Irelee Ferguson with 10 points and Jenny Boyer with seven.

Nitting had six 2-point shots and one foul shot, Ferguson had two 2-point shots, one 3-point shot, and three foul shots and Boyer had three 2-point shots and one foul shot. 

The girls will have their home opener against Wallkill on Monday, Dec21 at 7 p.m.