Lady Raiders go up early in the first quarter to beat Linden Tigers on Tuesday afternoon

SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood got ahead early and never looked back as the girls varsity basketball team dominated Linden, 49-17, at Scotch Plains-Fanwood on Tuesday. 

The underclassmen came to play as starters sophomore Corinne Lyght and freshman Leah Klurman had exceptional performances throughout the game. Lyght had a great block in the short corner during the first quarter along with many forced turnovers. Lyght ended the game with ten points, six rebounds, and four steals.  

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Sophomore Maddie StaRosa who was subbed in during the first quarter had nine points, a three in the first three quarters and a huge block during the third quarter. 

Klurman ended the game with seven points a three and two jumpers. 

Senior Stefanie DeVizio put up six points and had numerous steals and strong defense. 

With this win the Raiders improve to 3-6 and there next game is away against Summit on Thursday, Jan 10. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.