PATERSON, NJ - Eastside’s Girls basketball squad came up big Friday in a 44-24 win over Bergen Tech. The Ghost climbed to 7-2 with the victory.
The teams stayed even in the first quarter before the Ghosts jumped out to a 20-13 lead at halftime. Led by the scoring of Jianni Fontan who put away 20 points and was backed up by an additional nine by Ronshanae Austin, who also contributed seven rebounds, the Ghosts continued to build their lead by more than doubling their opponent’s score in the second half.
Precious Kitchings brought six points of her own to the scoreboard while also grabbing eight rebounds and stealing the ball back for her team five times, while Jhy’Deisha Stewart accumulated six points with four rebounds, four steals, and four blocked shots.
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