SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD — Senior night was a big success for Scotch Plains-Fanwood girls’ basketball, which continued its resurgent season while honoring a standout graduating class.
31 of Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s 38 total points were scored by seniors, as the Raiders downed perennial powerhouse New Providence in a nail bitter at home.
Nya Downing, a senior whose played all four years on varsity, led the way 14 points. The Raiders fell behind by a point after one quarter, but responded by outscoring New Providence, 30-25, for the rest of the game.
Scotch Plains-Fanwood is now 11-7 with county and state tournaments fast approaching.
The Raiders’ seniors this season are:
- Abbe-Gayle Burton
- Isabella Corsaro
- Nya Downing
- Kaysia Minor
- Brianna O’Brien