WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Four players scored in double figures as the Caldwell girls basketball team defeated Mountain Lakes, 51-48, on Thursday.
Brielle Guarente scored 13 points for Caldwell (16-8), which held off the visiting team in a game that was close from start to finish.
Cassidy Brown and Carli Carroll each scored 12 points and Jamie Pierce hit for 10 points for Caldwell. Carroll's 12 came on four 3-point baskets. The Lady Chiefs have drawn the fifth seed for the upcoming Section 2, Group 2 state tournament, which begins Tuesday with a home game against 12th-seeded Verona.