The Eastside varsity girls basketball team went down to defeat for just the third time Tuesday night.

Immaculate Heart defeated the Ghosts, 52-34, in a battle of two of the top girls' teams in northern New Jersey. Nia Adams scored 11 points and Taylor Brown connected for 10 points for Eastside (16-3).

Immaculate Heart, which extended its record to 17-5, took command early to open a 23-11 halftime lead.