LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The West Essex girls basketball team stormed back from a 12-point halftime deficit to defeat Livingston, 46-41, Saturday afternoon.
Jessica Coia scored 12 points for West Essex (8-5), which trailed, 28-16, at halftime. The Lady Knights came back to within four, 33-29, after three quarters, then outscored the Lancers, 17-8, down the stretch.
Dana Stelter finished with 11 points for West Essex, which got a team-high six assists from Grace Weiss, five steals from Halle Aschenbach and six rebounds and four assists from Olivia Weiss. Doolen and Grace Weiss each had seven points.
Ava Intile finished with a game-high 20 points for Livingston (10-3).