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    Updated Tue, Feb 24, 2015 7:34 PM

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    2016 All-Metro Girls Basketball Special

    Kevin Devaney Jr. and our regional experts unveil MSG Varsity's All-Metro Girls Basketball Team, honoring the best girls basketball players in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Find out who made the list now!

    Morris County Basketball: 2016 girls season review

    Sean Reilly recaps the 2016 Morris County girls basketball season.

    Fast Break (3/24/16)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state and area high school girls basketball.

    2016 All-New Jersey Girls Basketball: Honorable Mentions

    MSG Varsity selects its 2016 All-New Jersey girls basketball teams and honorable mentions

    Final power rankings: NJ girls basketball (3/23)

    St. John Vianney goes wire to wire to finish No. 1

    Unbreakable bond drove SJV to TOC crown

    A tight-knit senior core stamped its run at St. John Vianney with a record seventh Tournament of Champions title

    2016 All-New Jersey Girls Basketball Team

    MSG Varsity presents the 2015-16 All-New Jersey girls basketball teams.

    Full game: St. John Vianney 65, Manasquan 58 (2OT)

    Mar. 21, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. John Vianney's 65-58 (2OT) girls basketball victory over Manasquan in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions final.

    Photos: St. John Vianney vs. Manasquan - TOC girls basketball final

    St. John Vianney defeats Manasquan 65-58 in double overtime to win the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions.

    St. John Vianney secures TOC in double OT victory

    St. John Vianney needed double overtime to outlast rival Manasquan for the fourth time this season, but the victory gave the Lancers a long-awaited NJSIAA Tournament of Champions title, their first since 2009.

    Livecast primer: Manasquan vs. St. John Vianney - NJSIAA TOC girls final

    Top-seeded St. John Vianney and third-seeded Manasquan meet for a fourth time this season to determine the Tournament of Champions

    Photos: Lenape vs. St. John Vianney TOC Girls Hoops Semi

    St. John Vianney defeats Lenape 57-36

    Photos: Manasquan vs. Rutgers Prep TOC Girls Basketball Semi

    Manasquan defeats Rutgers Prep 59-50

    Full game: St. John Vianney 57, Lenape 36

    Mar. 18, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. John Vianney's 57-36 girls basketball victory over Lenape in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinals.

    Campbell steers SJV past Lenape in TOC semis

    Senior guard Kelly Campbell pumped in a season-high 23 points and engineered a poised performance that launched top-seeded St. John Vianney past fourth-seeded Lenape, 57-36, in the Tournament of Champions semifinal

    Manasquan tops Rutgers Prep in TOC semi

    Sophomore Dara Mabrey pumped in 22 points and third-seeded Manasquan topped Rutgers Prep, 59-50, punching its ticket to TOC final to defend its crown

    Full game: Manasquan 59, Rutgers Prep 50

    Mar. 18, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Manasquan's 59-50 girls basketball victory over Rutgers Prep in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions semifinals.

    Old Tappan bows to Lenape in TOC

    Despite the 50-39 loss it suffered against fourth-seeded Lenape in the first round of the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions, fifth-seeded Old Tappan had plenty to be proud considering the advertsity overcome to reach the season's final week

    Mabrey sparks late rally to lift 'Squan past University

    Sophomore Dara Mabrey scored 10 of her team-high 22 points during a decisive, game-ending tear that propelled third-seeded Manasquan past sixth-seeded University, 57-49, in the first round of the Tournament of Champions

    Livecast primer: Manasquan vs. Rutgers Prep - NJSIAA TOC girls semifinal

    Defending champion Manasquan tangles with Rutgers Prep in a battle of two of the top three ranked teams in New Jersey in the first TOC semifinal LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 5:30

    Livecast primer: Lenape vs. St. John Vianney - NJSIAA TOC girls semifinal

    Top-seeded St. John Vianney attempts to knock off fourth-seeded Lenape for the second time this year in the second TOC semifinal LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 7:30

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (3/16)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State through Monday's games

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (3/16)

    State champions St. John Vianney, Rutgers Prep and Manasquan lead the field

    Fast Break (3/16/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    NJSIAA Girls Basketball: T of C quarterfinal previews and Picks

    First-time participants Old Tappan and Lenape square off followed by defending champion Manasquan against University

    Big game Manasquan cruises to third straight state title

    Manasquan may have a roster short on age, but long on big-game experience and the Warriors showcased their advantage early in a blowout of High Point in the Group 2 state championship game

    Swish & Dish: Tournament of Champions field set

    St. John Vianney and Rutgers Prep head field of six vying for TOC crown

    Crevani lifts Old Tappan to first Gr. 3 title

    Senior point guard Emily Crevani accounted for 20 points, but it was her two critical steals late in the fourth quarter and steely poise down the stretch that helped Old Tappan avenge last year's loss in the state final with a 47-36 triumph over Middletown South

    Lenape tops Kennedy for first Gr. 4 crown

    Maddie Sims dropped in 14 points to drive Lenape to its first NJSIAA Group 4 titl over University, 50-35

    Full game: Lenape 50, Paterson Kennedy 35

    Mar. 13, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Lenape's 50-35 girls basketball victory over Paterson Kennedy in the NJSIAA Group IV final.

    Full game: Old Tappan 47, Middletown South 36

    Mar. 13, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Old Tappan's 47-36 girls basketball victory over Middletown South in the NJSIAA Group III final.

    Photos: Paterson Kennedy vs. Lenape - Group 4 girls final

    Lenape defeats Paterson Kennedy 50-35 in the Group 4 state championship

    Chavis, Green power University to Group 1 crown

    Seniors Jihayah Chavis and Teylahna Green applied their specialties in dominating fashion as University rolled to an 81-55 victory over Bound Brook in the Group 1 state final

    Photos: Old Tappan vs. Middletown South - Group 3 girls final

    Old Tappan defeats Middletown South 47-36

    Full game: St. John Vianney 72, IHA 31

    Mar. 12, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. John Vianney's 72-31 girls basketball victory over Immaculate Heart Academy in the NJSIAA Non-Public B final.

    Rutgers Prep rolls to first Non-Public B crown

    Riding its selfless style that thrived on both ends of the floor, Rutgers Prep stormed past Saddle River Day, 69-40, to claim its first Non-Public B state title

    Full game: Rutgers Prep 69, Saddle River Day 40

    Mar. 12, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Rutgers Prep's 69-40 girls basketball victory over Saddle River Day in the NJSIAA Non-Public B final.

    Photos: Saddle River Day vs. Rutgers Prep - Non-Public B Final

    Rutgers Prep defeats Saddle River Day 69-40 in the NJSIAA Non-Public B girls basketball state final

    Photos: IHA vs. St. John Vianney - Non-Public A Final

    St. John Vianney defeats Immaculate Heart Academy 72-31

    NJSIAA Group 2 Championship Preview: High Point vs. Manasquan

    High Point debuts in the state finals against two-time defending champion and reigning TOC title holder Manasquan

    SJV storms to second straight Non-Public A

    Senior guard Kelly Campbell sparked a blistering start with a perimeter exhibition and St. John Vianney fed off her infectious touch en route to a 72-31 victory over IHA

    NJSIAA Group 1 Championship Preview: Bound Brook vs. University

    University takes aim for its first title since '08 opposite first-time finalist Bound Brook

    Livecast primer: Old Tappan vs. Middletown South - NJSIAA Group 3 championship

    Middletown South and Old Tappan have overcome their fair share of adversity to return to Pine Belt Arena for a rematch of last year's Group 3 state final. Watch it LIVE on MSGVarsity.com

    Highlights: Westhill 58, Marlboro 41 (3/11/16)

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    • Mar 11, 2016

    Highlights from Marlboro's loss to Westhill in the NYS Class B girls basketball semifinals.

    Swish & Dish: Thursday state semifinal recaps

    Pat. Kennedy, High Point, Manasquan and Lenape advance to Toms River for Sunday's NJSIAA group finals

    Postgame: Casey reflects on Marlboro season (3/11/16)

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    • Mar 11, 2016

    Marlboro girls basketball coach Marion Casey talks about ending the season in the NYS Class B semifinals.

    Livecast primer: Paterson Kennedy vs. Lenape - NJSIAA Group 4 championship

    Watch LIVE on MSGVarsity.com as Paterson Kennedy seeks its first state title since 1990 against first-time finalist Lenape. Get prepped for the game here.

    Livecast primer: Saddle River Day vs. Rutgers Prep - NJSIAA Non-Public B championship

    First-time finalists Saddle River Day and Rutgers Prep, season-long fixtures in the Tri-State Top 20, set to clash to Non-Public B supremacy

    Livecast primer: Immaculate Heart vs. St. John Vianney - NJSIAA Non-Public A championship

    For the third straight year, IHA and SJV meet for the NJSIAA Non-Public A girls basketball state championship. This time it will be LIVE on MSGVarsity.com. Get prepped for the game now.

    Swish & Dish: NJSIAA State final schedule

    A look at the times for the NJSIAA state championships this weekend at Pine Belt Arena in Toms River

    McMahon, Sidor rally Saddle River Day to first NJ B title

    Freshman phenom Michelle Sidor pumped in 21 points but it was the timely defense and steely late-game boost from senior Dani McMahon that propelled Saddle River Day to a 66-63 victory over Queen of Peace for the NJSIAA North Jersey, Non-Public B title

    NJ girls basketball: Wednesday NJSIAA schedule

    Sites & times for state group semifinals and Non-Public sectional championships

    Campbell steers SJV to third straight SJ A crown

    With two primary scoring options relegated to the bench with foul trouble, Kelly Campbell played a scoring hand in building a sizeable lead relative to a defensive dogfight as top-seeded St. John Vianney topped third-seeded Gloucester Catholic, 39-25, for a third consecutive NJSIAA South Jersey, Non-Public A title.

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (3/9)

    St. John Vianney, Rutgers Prep pace the pack; Saddle River Day slides up, Monroe, Queen of Peace slide back in

    Fast Break (3/9/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (3/9)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State area

    Knight helps dub Rutgers Prep SJ Non-Public B champ

    Sophomore Jahsyni Knight pumped in a season-high 21 points to spark Rutgers Prep to its first sectional title, toppling two-ime defending state champion St. Rose, 65-47, in the South Jersey, Non-Public B final

    Nilsen sparks Bound Brook to first sectional crown

    Junior Olivia Nilsen buried six 3-pointers and finished with 20 points as Bound Brook pulled away for a 67-52 victory over neighboring Middlesex before a standing-room-only crowd for its first sectional title

    Manasquan storms past RFH for CJ 3 crown

    Junior reserve Nikki Stevens was an unlikely but ready source, energizing Manasquan during a first-quarter surge that ignited the Warriors to a 56-30 triumph over Rumson-Fair Haven in dominating fashion for a third straight NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 2 title

    Sidor fuels Saddle River Day past Morris Catholic

    Freshman Michelle Sidor pumped in 33 points, including 10 straight during a pivotal run that powered Saddle River Day to a 61-57 victory over defending sectional champion Morris Catholic in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Non-Public B semifinals

    Fast start sparks Manasquan

    Dara Mabrey and Faith Masonius combined for 12 points during a blazing first quarter that fueled defending champion Manasquan to a 63-44 victory over Lincoln in the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 2 semifinals

    Murawinski block helps Jefferson edge Mahwah

    Senior Julia Murawinski backed 11 points with a game-ending block to preserve Jefferson's 44-43 victory over Mahwah in North Jersey, Section 1, Group 2 quarterfinals

    Red Bank Catholic outlasts Notre Dame

    Maureen Coakley scored a team-high 15 points to go with 11 rebounds while Katie Rice, Josie Larkins and Rose Caverly closed strong from the line as Red Bank Catholic outlasted Notre Dame, 62-53, in South Jersey, Non-Public A quarterfinals

    Versatility powers St. Rose past Immaculata

    Mikayla Markham and Ellyn Stoll led five starters in double figures as defending champion St. Rose stormed past Immaculata, 76-46, in the quarterfinals of South Jersey, Non-Public B

    Borja steers Somerville past West Morris

    Senior guard Angelica Borja offered steady guidance and some clutch free throws to maneuver Somerville past West Morris, 40-35, in North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 semis

    Postgame: Marlboro comeback shocks Irvington (3/2/16)

    Marlboro seniors Julia Rusk and Missy Sadler talk about their come-from-behind win over Irvington.

    Highlights: Marlboro 61, Irvington 60 (3/2/16)

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    • Mar 3, 2016

    Highlights from Marlboro's come-from-behind win over Irvington in the NYS Class B regional semifinal.

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (3/2)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State area

    Cool as Weiss: Sizzling start fuels Marlboro

    Molly Weiss was at the forefront of an umfathomable first-quarter eruption that launched defending champion Marlboro to an 84-40 triumph over Middletown North in the first round of the NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 4 tournament.

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (3/2)

    Fresh off wins in county finals, St. John Vianney and Rutgers Prep hold their ground atop poll; Voorhees and East Brunswick enter on strength of county championsp

    Swish & Dish: Wednesday NJSIAA recaps

    Brogan's dramatic buzzer-beater lifts Ramapo; Blanc rallies Chatham to OT win;

    Rusty Pascack Hills ousts Pequannock

    Despite being off for a significant chunk of time, Pascack Hills found a way to top Pequannock in the first round of the NJSIAA North 1, Group 2 tournament.

    Fast Break (3/02/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Swish & Dish: Tuesday NJSIAA scores & recaps

    Scores and recaps from Tuesday's first-round action in Group 4, Group 2 and Non-Public B

    Korinko sparks West Milford past Wayne Hills

    Senior guard Tess Korinko backed her defensive brilliance with some scoring punch to power 10th-seeded West Milford to a 40-21 victory over seventh-seeded Wayne Hills in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Group 3 tournament

    NJSIAA Girls Basketball: Non-Public B preview

    Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Non-Public B

    NJSIAA Girls Basketball: Group 4 preview

    Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Group 4

    NJSIAA Girls Basketball: Group 1 preview

    Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Group 1

    NJSIAA Girls Basketball: Non-Public A preview

    Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch and sectional champion predictions for Non-Public A

    NJSIAA Girls Basketball: Group 3 preview

    Favorite, contenders, sleepers, players to watch, sectional brackets and predictions for Group 3

    No. 1 St. John Vianney finally wins Shore Conference gold

    After a ten-year drought, St. John Vianney took home the 2016 Shore Conference Tournament championship with a 59-48 victory over Manasquan.

    Morris Catholic claims fourth straight Morris crown

    Seniors Stella Johnson and Julia Rossetto spark top-seeded Morris Catholic to a 48-27 victory over third-seeded Morristown for its fourth straight Morris County Tournament title

    Knight guides Rutgers Prep to second straight Somerset crown

    Sophomore point guard Jahsyni Knight engineered both an efficient offense and opportunistic defense to spark top-seeded and defending champion Rutgers Prep to a 41-28 victory over second-seeded Gill St. Bernard's in the Somerset County Tournament final

    Photos: Manasquan vs. St. John Vianney - Shore Conference final

    St. John Vianney defeats Manasquan 59-48 in girls basketball

    Full game: SJV 59, Manasquan 48

    Feb. 27, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. John Vianney's 59-48 girls basketball victory over Manasquan in the Shore Conference final.

    Livecast primer: St. John Vianney vs. Manasquan - Shore Conference girls final

    St. John Vianney, No. 1 in the Tri-State, tries to dethrone the two-time defending Shore Conference Tournament champions, Manasquan, LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 5 p.m. on Saturday night.

    Highlights: East Brunswick 42, Monroe 31 (2/25/16)

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    • Feb 26, 2016

    Highlights of East Brunswick's 42-31 win over Monroe in the GMC Championship at Kean University

    Colmon sparks East Brunswick to GMC title

    Sophomore Shanelle Colmon backed relentless defense with a third-quarter scoring burst that sparked second-seeded East Brunswick to a 42-31 triumph over top-seeded Monroe

    Fast Break (2/24/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Clark, Mabrey, Geissler lift 'Squan over RFH in OT

    Dara Mabrey was so desperate to find a little room to shoot, she nearly ventured into another area code to find it while, Carly Geissler, afforded the luxury her Manasquan teammate craved, may soon see her spacious views quickly compressed.

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (2/24)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State through Tuesday's games

    Photos: Long Island Lutheran vs. Gill St. Bernard's girls basketball

    Long Island Lutheran vs Gill St. Bernard's Girls Basketball

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (2/24)

    St. John Vianney and Rutgers Prep continue to lead the field; Manasquan, Saddle River Day, Notre Dame, Old Tappan and Monroe move up: RBC, High Point and Immaculata move in

    Full game: LuHi 67, GSB 33

    Feb. 23, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Long Island Lutheran's 67-33 girls basketball victory over Gill St. Bernard's.

    No. 5 Long Island Lutheran cruises past No. 9 Gill St. Bernard's

    Long Island Lutheran, ranked No. 5 in the Tri-State, didn't lead wire-to-wire, but the Crusaders still controlled the game, holding Gill St. Bernard's to its lowest scoring performance of the season in Tuesday's 67-33 victory.

    Morristown clips Chatham, clinches conference title

    Morristown reached its first goal of the season, an NJAC-United Division crown, with a 42-33 victory over Chatham. The Colonials will look for step two in the Morris County final this weekend.

    Livecast primer: Gill St. Bernard's vs. Long Island Lutheran

    It's a top-10 Tri-State battle on Tuesday night as Gill St. Bernard's and Long Island Lutheran face off at 6 p.m. on #MSGV_Live.

    SJV edges St. Rose in Shore semis

    Kimi Evans and Kelly Campbell came up clutch in big spots while Vanessa Pinho supplied invaluable defense as top-seeded St. John Vianney outlasted fourth-seeded St. Rose, 59-53

    Sidor, McMahon power SRD to first Bergen crown

    Scintilating freshman Michelle Sidor poured in 34 points while senior Dani McMahon netted 15 and was the catalyst of a smothering defense that fueled third-seeded Saddle River Day to a 53-36 victory over top-seeded Lodi Immaculate in the Bergen County Tournament final

    Highlights: Saddle River Day 53, Lodi Immaculate 36 (2/21/16)

    Highlights of Saddle River Day's 53-36 win over Lodi Immaculate in the Bergen County Championship

    Morris Catholic headed to MCT final again

    Morris Catholic topped West Morris 44-30 in the Morris County Tournament semifinal. MC will look for its fourth straight county title against Morristown next week.

    Swish & Dish: Saturday County Scoreboard

    SJV, RFH, Manasquan, St. Rose advance in Shore Conference Tournament; Bishop Ahr, East Brunswick,

    On the mark: Markham sparks St. Rose in SCT quarters

    Sophomore Mikayla Markham hit six 3-pointers on her way to a game-high 22 points as St. Rose upended Middletown South, 61-40, in the Shore Conference Tournament quarterfinals

    Schubiger, Bush lift Morristown past Jefferson in Morris semis

    Senior Abby Schubiger pumped in 21 points and was the offensive catalyst of a second-half rally while junior Kayla Bush supplied presence on the boards as well as some timely shot alteration to lift Morristown to a 37-34 triumph over Jefferson in the Morris County Tournament semifinals

    Henderson buzzer-beater lifts Neptune past Marlboro

    Henderson buzzer-beater caps furious fourth-quarter rally to lift Neptune; Thomas posts monster double-double in St. Rose win; Foos, Sabino paced balanced showing by RFH; Santiago erupts in OT to send Gill St. Bernard's past Bridgewater_Raritan

    Rayam powers Columbia past Newark Academy

    Dominique Rayam dropped in 17 points as Columbia scored a 50-45 decision over Newark Academy

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (2/17)

    There was some movement in the Top 10 this week as we head into playoffs across the Tri-State

    Fast Break (2/17/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Swish & Dish: Wednesday scores and recaps

    Monroe, Sayreville, Bishop Ahr, South Brunswick and Middlesex among teams to advance in Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament; Secaucus moves on in Hudson County Tournament; Bridgewater-Raritan outlasts Bound Brook in Somerset first round; Newark Academy falls from unbeaten ranks; Lister nets milestone in Toms River East win

    Hyde layup lifts Wall in SCT

    Katie Hyde sank a reverse layup with 1.3 seconds to play and lifted 17th-seeded Wall to a dramatic 41-39 victory over 16th-seeded Manchester Twp.

    Bracket: 2016 Shore Conference Girls Tournament

    Get the latest scores, schedule, articles and video from the 2016 Shore Conference tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (2/17)

    St. John Vianney, Rutgers Prep continue to lead the pack; Rumson-Fair Haven, Morris Catholic, Manasquan, St. Rose all move up and Neptune moves in.

    Swish & Dish: County tournament schedules

    A look at every county tournament in the MSG Varsity New Jersey region with matchups, dates and sites through to the championship

    Swish & Dish: Monday scores and recaps

    Results from preliminary rounds of the Hudson County and Greater Middlesex Conference Tournaments, plus Allentown, Hanover Park pick up regular season wins

    Sidor sparks Saddle River Day in Bergen semis

    Michelle Sidor sensed that if she was going to help Saddle River Day reach the Bergen County Tournament final, she'd have to adapt her approach during the fourth quarter. 

    Swish & Dish: Shore Conference Tournament seeds

    St. John Vianney earns top seed, Rumson-Fair Haven seeded second, defending champion Manasquan third

    Lodi Immaculate outlasts Teaneck in Bergen semis

    Senior forward Jasmine Gee dropped in 16 to fuel top-seeded Lodi Immaculate past Teaneck, 39-36

    Morristown tops Montville in Morris quarters

    Behind the defensive work of Kimberley Calloway, rebounding of Kayla Bush and offensive support offered by Abby Schubiger and Elizabeth Strambi, Morristown moved on to the Morris County Tournament semifinals by virtue of a 56-49 win over Montville

    Bisogno sparks TRN past Jackson Memorial

    Freshman Brielle Bisogno set the tempo both in transtion and the halfcourt as Toms River North answered a third-quarter challenge by Jackson Memorial with a game-breaking tear on the way to a 59-48 victory

    NJSIAA brackets: South Non-Public B girls

    Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA girls basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    NJSIAA brackets: South Non-Public A girls

    Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA girls basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    NJSIAA brackets: North Non-Public B girls

    Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA girls basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    NJSIAA brackets: North Non-Public A girls

    Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA girls basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 4 girls

    Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA girls basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 4 girls

    Get the latest scores, articles, video and more from the 2016 NJSIAA girls basketball tournament on MSGVarsity.com

    NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 4 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: South Group 4 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 3 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 3 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: South Group 3 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 3 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 2 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 2 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 2 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: South Group 2 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: North 1 Group 1 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: North 2 Group 1 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: South Group 1 girls

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    NJSIAA brackets: Central Group 1 girls

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    Niro three lifts Manalapan past Freehold Twp.

    A 21-point lead erased but Freehold Twp., Manalapan regrouped down the strech and used a clutch 3-pointer by Carly Niro to outlast Freehold Twp., 82-79

    Swish & Dish: NJSIAA Tournament brackets released

    Take a look at the qualifiers and first round matchups for the upcoming NJSIAA state tournament

    Being Blair (2/11/16)

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    • Feb 11, 2016

    Nutley's Blair Watson sits down to talk with MSGVarsity's Gregg Lerner about being a McDonald's All-American, her school's all-time scoring leader, and why she committed to the University of Maryland

    Monroe picks up critical win over Piscataway

    On the eve of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament seeding meeting, Monroe made a case for consideration as one of the field's top two seeds by topping Piscataway, 56-45, in a rematch of last year's county final

    Fast Break (2/10/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (2/10)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State area through Monday's games

    Neptune gets lift from tough Love

    With teammate Desiree Allen saddled in foul trouble, Brianna Love stabilized Neptune through absence, padding a lead from the foul line as Neptune held off Wall, 54-47

    Highlights: Lincoln 47, North Bergen 43 (2/9/16)

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    • Feb 9, 2016

    Highlights of Lincoln's 47-43 win over Hudson County rival, North Bergen

    Allentown tops Hopewell Valley in moving fashion

    Relying on its movement with, without and in pursuit of the basketball, Allentown maximized its rate of activity to build a sizable cushion and withstood a late charge to outlast Hopewell Valley, 53-41

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (2/10)

    Morris Catholic, Manasquan, Lodi Immaculate, Monroe, Old Tappan move up in the poll while Teaneck moves in

    Swish & Dish: Monday scores and recaps

    Hartshorn, White, Santos spark Allentown past Hopewell Valley; Watson's double-double lifts Nutley;

    Perservering Old Tappan tops IHA

    Trailing by seven early in the third, second-seeded Old Tappan, already dealing with the absence of leading scorer Ariana Chipolone, overcame another bout with adversity to topple seventh-seeded and defending champion IHA, 42-36, in the Bergen County Tournament quarterfinals

    Morristown tops Parsippany Hills, MCT first round

    No. 3 Morristown topped No. 14 Parsippany Hills in the first round of the girls Morris County Tournament

    Swish & Dish: Bergen County Tournament quarterfinals preview

    Quick look at the matchups and some players to watch for Saturday's Bergen County Tournament quarterfinals at Fair Lawn

    Swish & Dish: Robbinsville hosts benefit showcase

    Robbinsville set to host 2nd annual Slam Dunk Cancer Showcase on Saturday

    Watson, Granata steer Nutley past MSD

    Blair Watson was lethal from 3-point range en route to a double-double while freshmen Rebecca Granata and Courtney Wilde helped Nutley to a sizeable edge on the glass in a 48-21 triumph over Mount St. Dominic

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (2/3)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State through Monday's games

    Fast Break (2/3/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Ghostbusters: Kennedy breaks Eastside's spell

    Paterson Kennedy got standout performances from juniors Tajae Stevenson and O'leyshea Braxton but it was the complete team effort that lifted past Paterson Eastside, 60-47, to end an eight-game losing streak to its crosstown rival

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (2/3)

    St. John Vianney, Rutgers Prep head the field, Middletown South moves up and Monroe and Old Tappan move in

    Swish & Dish: Tuesday scores and recaps

    Stevenson, Braxton help Paterson Kennedy end eight-game losing streak to Paterson Eastside; Montclair rallies past Nutley behind Higgins, Wiggins; Willoughby, Catabran push Newark Academy to 14-0

    Swish & Dish: East Orange draws top seed for ECT

    Defending champion East Orange leads field for 42nd Essex County Tournament

    Swish & Dish: SJV, RFH, SIA claim wins at Coaches Choice

    Staten Island Academy rallies from early deficit to rumble past RBC; Rumson-Fair clutch from line to close out Notre Dame; St. John Vianney tops Gill St. Bernards

    Photos: Gill St. Bernard's vs. St. John Vianney girls hoops

    St. John Vianney defeats Gill St. Bernard's 71-55

    Molloy back on track against Holmdel

    Archbishop Molloy began to right the ship with a convincing victory against Holmdel in Holmdel at the Coaches Choice NY/NJ Challenge

    Holmdel’s Inman hits a 3-pointer

    Holmdel’s Jenna Inman knocks down a 3-pointer, assisted by Syd Coffaro to increase the lead to 24-19 over Molloy with 4:24 remaining in the first half.

    Mortensen, Stone fuel Long Island Lutheran

    Senior Sarah Mortensen and sophomore Grace Stone pumped in 24 points apiece, each in their own unique style, to power Long Island Lutheran to a 70-55 victory over Manasquan at the Coaches Choice USA NY/NJ Challenge

    Photos: Archbishop Molloy vs. Holmdel girls basketball

    Archbishop Molloy defeats Holmdel 63-39 in girls basketball

    Full game: Molloy 63, Holmdel 39

    Jan. 31, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Archbishop Molloy's 63-39 girls basketball victory over Holmdel in the Coach's Choice USA.

    MCT Girls: Whippany Park upsets Mountain Lakes

    No. 22 Whippany Park ousted No. 11 Mountain Lakes from the Morris County Tournament with a 24-20 victory.

    Full game: LI Lutheran 70, Manasquan 55

    Jan. 31, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Long Island Lutheran's 70-55 girls basketball victory over Manasquan in the Coach's Choice USA.

    Photos: Long Island Lutheran vs. Manasquan girls basketball

    Long Island Lutheran defeats Manasquan 70-55 in girls hoops

    Holmdel’s Inman transition bucket

    Holmdel’s Jen Inman hits the mid-range jumper to put the Hornets in front 8-4 over Molloy with under three minutes to go in the first quarter.

    Full game: St. John Vianney 71, Gill St. Bernard's 57

    Jan. 31, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. John Vianney's 71-57 girls basketball victory over Gill St. Bernard's in the Coach's Choice USA.

    Holmdel hanging around

    Holmdel’s Jenna Inman drills a 3-pointer from well outside the arc to close the gap to 49-39 against Molloy early in the fourth quarter

    Holmdel’s Coffaro tough shot

    Holmdel’s Syd Coffaro knocks down a tough baseline shot to pull the Hornets to within 35-33 in the third quarter against Molloy.

    Livecast primer: Long Island Lutheran vs. Manasquan

    Two of the top girls basketball programs in the Tri-State matchup LIVE at 12:30 on Sunday on MSGVarsity.com in the Coaches Choice NY/NJ Challenge

    Livecast primer: Gill St. Bernard's vs. St. John Vianney

    Watch LIVE on Sunday afternoon at 3:35 p.m. as Gill St. Bernard's takes on the No. 1 team in the Tri-State, St. John Vianney

    Murawinski, Langan steer Jefferson past Bishop Ahr

    Senior forward Julia Murawinski and sophomore guard Taylor Langan played pivotal roles as Jefferson pulled away in the second half to top Bishop Ahr, 50-39

    Livecast primer: Archbishop Molloy vs. Holmdel

    Watch LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 5:10 p.m. on Sunday at Holmdel hosts New York City power Archbishop Molloy in the finale of the Coaches Choice NY/NJ Challenge.

    First-half surge powers Monroe past Sayreville

    Spurred by its sizzling shooting touch and the variety of those responsible for it, Monroe picked up a key GMC White Division victory by storming to its eighth straight win, 76-48, over Sayreville

    Photos: Gill St. Bernard's vs. Rutgers Prep girls basketball

    Rutgers Prep defeats Gill St. Bernard's 56-46 in girls hoops

    Swish & Dish: Thursday scores & recaps

    Dialed in shooting sparks Monroe past Sayreville; charging Immaculata, Jefferson, Hanover Park keep winning streaks active; Hallard, Williams, Derise power Middletown North

    Photos: Gill St. Bernard's vs. Rutgers Prep girls basketball

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    • Jan 28, 2016

    Rutgers Prep defeats Gill St. Bernard's 56-46 in girls hoops

    Rutgers Prep's post play too much for Gill St. Bernard's

    Niki Metzel scored 25 points, almost exclusively in the paint, as Rutgers Prep remained unbeaten with a 56-46 victory over fellow Tri-State Top 5 team, Gill St. Bernard's

    Full game: Rutgers Prep 56, Gill St. Bernard's 46

    Jan. 28, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of Rutgers Prep's 56-46 girls basketball victory over Gill St. Bernard's.

    St. Rose zoned in to upend East Orange

    Scrapping its signature man to man for a 2-3 zone, St. Rose found the defensive formula necessary to topple previously-unbeaten East Orange, 49-24.

    Swish & Dish: Coaches Choice NY/NJ Challenge schedule

    Holmdel High School will host the annual showcase and MSG Varsity will livestream three of the marquee matchups

    Balance powers St. John Vianney past Rumson-Fair Haven

    Tina Lebron's perimeter clinic was matched by the interior stylings of Kimi Evans and Gigi Caponegro as St. John Vianney stormed past Rumson-Fair Haven,55-40.

    Swish & Dish: Tuesday scores and recaps

    IHA tops Old Tappan as Wilmoth, Swords shine; Markowski double double headlines Somerville win; McClutchy surpasses 1,000 point mark in Westwood win; Defreese becomes all-time scoring leader at Dwight Morrow; No. 2 Rutgers Prep rolls; fast start sparks Davies, Chatham

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (1/27)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State

    Livecast Primer: Rutgers Prep at Gill St. Bernard's

    Two of the best teams in the Tri-State will meet up for the second time this season LIVE on MSGVarsity.com at 5:30 on Thursday. Find out how and where to watch and interact below.

    Fast Break (1/27/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Swish & Dish: Bergen County Tournament prelims

    River Dell, Demarest, Ridgefield Park, Northern Highlands, Westwood, IHA advance

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (1/27)

    St. John Vianney holds firm at No. 1; Lodi Immaculate enters poll

    Parsippany Hills presses past Cedar Grove

    Par Hills cruised to a 53-35 victory behind its stellar defense and easy looks from inside the paint.

    Morris Catholic earns top seed in Morris County Tournament

    Morris Catholic enters the Morris County Tournament as the top seed

    Scanlan putback lifts RFH over Manasquan

    Junior forward Hannah Scanlan stuck back a missed shot with two seconds left in regulation to send No. 7 Rumson-Fair Haven to a 39-37 victory over No. 4 Manasquan

    Immaculata outlasts Bridgewater-Raritan

    Junior guard Anna Oliveri, who pumped in a season-high 22 points, hit two free throws in the final minutes to snap a deadlock and lift Immmaculata to a 49-44 road win

    Swish & Dish: Passaic County Tournament seeds

    Paterson Kennedy awarded top seed for upcoming event

    Fast Break (1/20/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Swish & Dish: Bergen County Tournament seeds

    Lodi Immaculate earns top seed

    Swish & Dish: Bergen County Tournament seeds & pairings

    Lodi Immaculate earns top seed for upcoming Bergen County Tournament

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (1/20)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State

    Wong steers Pascack Valley past Ridgewood

    Sophomore guard Brianna Wong struck for a career-high 20 points to paced Pascack Valley to a 16-point lead in the fourth quarter and the Indians withstood a late threat by Ridgewood to hold on for a 52-43 triumph

    Swish & Dish: Watson named McDonald's All-America

    The Nutley senior guard, who is heading to Maryland, to participate in McDonald's All-American

    Coakley stirs comeback for RBC

    The insatiable will of junior forward Maureen Coakley rallied Red Bank Catholic from an 11-point deficit in the third quarter to storm past No. 11 Ramapo, 52-39, at the Bulldog Challenge

    RFH pins Saddle River Day with first loss

    Galvanized on defense and all-inclusive on offense, Rumson-Fair Haven extended its winning streak to seven by handing Saddle River Day its first loss, 60-43, at the Bulldog Challenge

    Lebron buzzer beater lifts No. 1 SJV

    Coakley pumps in season-high 23 as RBC tops previously-unbeaten Ramapo; fundamental team defense enables Rumson-Fair Haven to pin Saddle River Day with first loss; Allesch, Kramer fuel Gill St. Bernard's past Manasquan; Balasamo, Dalonzo, Karcz pace Middletown South over Newark Tech

    Kirst honored as Hanover Park tops Bernards

    Hanover Park topped Bernards, 39-32, on the hardwood, but it was the two communities coming together to honor Kyle Kirst that meant the most to those in attendance.

    McCoy, Williams power Piscataway

    Seniors Alliera McCoy and Kendrea Williams sparked surging Piscataway to its seventh straight win with a 58-57 decision over Bishop Ahr

    Highlights: Ramapo 58, Glen Rock 35 (1/16/16)

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    • Jan 16, 2016

    Highlights of Ramapo's 58-35 win over Glen Rock

    Swish & Dish: Thursday scoreboard

    Holy Angels tops Bergen Tech for Liddy's 700th win; No. 2 Rutgers Prep downs Hillsborough as Klinger records 500th victory; Bayonne topples previously-unbeaten Lincoln as McGlone's nets 1,000th point; Brogan eclipses 1,000-point mark to mark No. 11 Ramapo's win

    Toms River South honors Team Trevor in fitting style

    Down by nine in the third quarter, Toms River South rallied in a fitting tribute to defeat host Central in the Team Trevor benefit game

    East Orange closes strong, survives Watson, Nutley

    Despite an explosive second-quarter perimeter outburst by Nutley's Blair Watson, No. 5 East Orange relied on its size advantage inside and floor leadership of Marvellous Osagie-Erese, to put away the Raiders, 72-56

    Swish & Dish: The Hot List

    A quick scan around the state at just some of the teams currently on blistering winning tears

    Fast Break (1/13/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball poll (1/13)

    St. John Vianney strengthened its grip as the No. 1 team in the Tri-State after beating Manasquan and Christ the King over the weekend

    North 1 Group 2 Semis Glen Rock vs Pascack Hills Girl BBall

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    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (1/13)

    Satisfying weekend on both sides of Hudson solidifies St. John Vianney at No. 1; Rutgers Prep takes down two high-profile foes to hold at No. 2; Queen of Peace, High Point, Teaneck debut

    Swish & Dish: What you missed Monday night

    Paterson Eastside scorers critical win; Ezeigbo posts monster numbers for Notre Dame; Caminiti, Kinum, Zeto fuel surging New Providence; Squier, Murawinski, Langan, Pietraszkiewicz rally Jefferson

    Swish & Dish: Bulldog Challenge Schedule

    Rumson-Fair Haven will host the second annual Bulldog Challenge on Sunday, featuring nine teams in the MSG Varsity New Jersey Top 15 power rankings

    Rutgers Prep topples Long Island Lutheran

    With denying defense, relentless presence on the glass and even-handed offense, Rutgers Prep pulled away in the second half to down Long Island Lutheran, 42-27, at the New Year's Resolution

    Full game: St. John Vianney 54, Christ the King 50

    Jan. 9, 2016: Watch the complete broadcast of St. John Vianney's 54-50 girls basketball victory over Christ the King.

    Strong second half sparks unbeaten Somerville

    Melody Van Ness clicked for a season-high 28 points but it was the offensive balance and renewed defensive vigor of Somerville that made a pivotal difference in the second half to send the Pioneers past Watchung Hills, 64-47.

    Lebron, No. 1 St. John Vianney apply pressure in win

    St. John Vianney, ranked No. 1 in the Tri-State, clawed out of an early-game hole thanks to its full-court press and big-time shots from senior Tina Lebron.

    Photos: St. John Vianney vs. Christ the King girls basketball

    St. John Vianney defeats Christ the King girls Basketball

    No. 1 SJV grabs OT win over No. 3 Manasquan

    Junior center Kim Evans dropped 15 points, including the go-ahead bucket in OT, and freshman guard Sarah Karpell came up with a critical steal to seal a 52-48 victory over gritty, undermanned Manasquan

    Selvaggi leads West Morris past Morris Knolls

    Sophomore point guard Maddy Selvaggi stepped up with a career-high 22 points to lead West Morris past Morris Knolls despite foul trouble from senior Ilissa Webb.

    Highlights: St. John Vianney 52, Manasquan 48 (OT) (1/8/16)

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    • Jan 8, 2016

    Highlights of St. John Vianney's thrilling overtime win against shore rival Manasquan

    Rutgers Prep tops Gill St. Bernard's in battle of unbeatens

    Underclassmen Leliani Correa and Chiara Tibbitt came off the bench to supply more than just minutes, junior Gabi Redden overcame foul trouble to score some timely buckets and senior Niki Metzel was consistent throughout as No. 2 Rutgers Prep downed No. 4 Gill St. Bernard's, 53-38

    Swish & Dish: Recaps from Thursday action

    Underclassmen Leliani Correa and Chiara Tibbitt came off the bench to supply more than just minutes, junior Gabi Redden overcame foul trouble to score some timely buckets and senior Niki Metzel was consistent throughout as No. 2 Rutgers Prep downed No. 4 Gill St. Bernard's, 53-38

    Swish & Dish: Games to watch

    A look at some games of intrigue for Thursday as well as schedule for upcoming New Year's Resolution this weekend and Bulldog Challenge on Jan. 17

    Fast Break (1/6/2016)

    Host Kevin Devaney Jr. and guests dish on the latest news and highlights from tri-state area high school girls basketball and reveal our weekly Tri-State Top 20 girls hoops poll.

    Allen rallies Neptune past Colts Neck

    Junior guard Desiree Allen erupted for 23 of her game-high 29 points in the second half, highlighted by 15 in the fourth quarter as Neptune rallied for a 57-47 win over host Colts Neck

    Tri-State Top 20 girls basketball rankings (1/6)

    MSG Varsity ranks the Top 20 girls basketball teams in the Tri-State area

    Swish & Dish: What Tuesday's schedule revealed

    Allentown springs upset; East Brunswick scores marquee win; Franklin raises eyebrows in defeat; McQuillen heating up for Cresskill; High Point, Teaneck, Queen of Peace on the bubble; beware of Westwood

    Swish & Dish: Tuesday results

    Watson celebrates birthday in record-breaking fashion for Nutley; Allen erupts in second half to fuel Neptune rally; Oliveri, Reilly, Gilbert power Immaculata; Hartshorn, Weise secure upset for Allentown

    Swish & Dish: What to watch and what you missed

    A look at a loaded Tuesday schedule, including Nutley's Blair Watson zeroing in on a milestone, and a look back at action from Monday

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (1/6)

    St. John Vianney, Rutgers Prep, Manasquan and Gill St. Bernard's hold down top four spots; East Orange moves up, Saddle River Day, Lodi Immaculate and Morris Catholic move in

    Ramapo sweeps Northern Highlands on hardwood

    The Ramapo boys and girls basketball teams sweep Northern Highlands on Tuesday evening.

    Swish & Dish: Monday recaps

    Hoppie nets 25 to pace Patrick School rally; Walters powers Keansburg; Lewis El, Jackson drive Trenton Catholic

    Swish & Dish: Back to School

    Regular season resumes with light schedule Monday; five games to watch; three teams who made the most of their winter break

    Harsh eclipses milestone for unbeaten Bishop Ahr

    Senior forward Jenna Harsh played through illness to net nine points, including the 1,000th of her career, as unbeaten Bishop Ahr downed North Brunswick, 37-23

    Manasquan downs Middletown South to defend WOBM crown

    Up 21 at the half, Manasquan saw its lead whittled to six before rallying down the stretch to distance itself from Middletown South en route to a 67-56 victory and second straight WOBM Christmas Classic title

    Heart carries emotional Middletown South in WOBM semis

    Playing without head coach Tom Brennan, Middletown South rallied in an inspiring fashion to down Red Bank Catholic, 46-43, in the WOBM Christmas Classic semifinals

    Gill St. Bernard's staves off Rumson-Fair Haven

    Up by 16 at halftime, No. 4 Gill St. Bernard's weathered an inspiring rally by No. 7 Rumson-Fair Haven to pull out a 47-43 victory

    Wilmoth, Swords, Jones power IHA

    Senior veterans Jordan Wilmoth and Megan Swords accentuated their strong suits, opening the perimeter for junior newcomer Katie Jones to shine along the arc as IHA stormed past Northern Highlands, 61-27, in the semifinals of the Joe Poli Tournament

    Swish & Dish: Highlights from Day 2 at Mount St. Dominic Festival

    Video clips from Rumson-Fair Haven vs. Gill St. Bernard's, Montclair vs. Rutgers Prep and Piscataway vs. Franklin

    Sidor shines for Saddle River Day

    The explosive freshman guard pumped in 25 of her game-high 33 points in the first half to fuel unbeaten Saddle River Day past New Providence, 69-35

    James, Ashby, Johnson, Gordon drive Teaneck

    Unselfish ball movement, authoratative drives and flashing defense enabled Teaneck to erase a nine-point deficit in the thidrd quarter and surge past Paterson Kennedy, 55-46

    Unified Randolph edges Hanover Park

    Rachel Kral, Alana Miniovich power Randolph past Hanover Park, 39-33

    Swish & Dish: Saturday holiday tournament rewind

    A look at results from holiday tournaments around the state

    Cool and calm Villa Walsh tops Mo-Beard in OT

    A fourth-quarter deficit didn't faze an inexperienced Villa Walsh team in a 47-42 overtime victory against rival Morristown-Beard.

    Swish & Dish: Tuesday rewind

    Secaucus, Northern Highlands share common thread; Allesch, Gill St. Bernard's puts state on notice; Watson and Co. power Nutley to notable win; Robbinsville off to first 3-0 start; and check out the early season numbers of Neptune's Desiree Allen

    Power rankings: NJ girls basketball (12/23)

    Defending Non-Public A state champion St. John Vianney, despite injuries to key veterans, holds down No. 1

    Aromondo rallies unbeaten Robbinsville by Steinert

    Sophomore Fiona Aromondo hit two clutch free throws in the closing minute and scored a career-high 27 points as Robbinsville erased a nine-point deficit late in the third quarter to outlast Steinert, 41-38

    Evans, Broad drive Marlboro past Freehold Twp.

    Senior forward Tatum Evans and sophomore swing Jessica Broad were instrumental on offense, under the boards and within a blossoming full-court press that powered Marlboro to a 60-15 triumph over Freehold Twp.

    Smith, Petro, Culloo fuel fast start for Pascack Valley

    The trio were at the root of a clinical first-half showing that fueled Pascack Valley to a 65-37 triumph over Glen Rock at the Hoops 4 Autism event; Albertus Magnus of New York feast from perimeter to top Old Tappan

    Morristown impresses in season-opening win over Montville

    Morristown opens the season with an impressive victory over Montville, 55-38.

    Swish & Dish: Happy Hoops Day!

    Games to watch, some coach debuts and a pair on the verge of milestones opens the '15-'16 season

    Mabrey, Masonius spark Manasquan past RFH

    Dara Mabrey lit a spark in the fourth quarter and Addie Masonius drained a critical 3-pointer as the defending TOC champ opened with a 50-44 win at RFH

    NJ girls basketball preview: Red Bank Catholic

    The Caseys look to build upon their 22-6 mark of a year ago with a still young, but nonetheless, talent core of underclassmen.

    NJ girls basketball preview: St. Rose

    The defending Non-Public B state titlist and Tournament of Champions runner-up may have lost two marquee players but the supporting cast from a year ago is primed to take on lead roles

    NJ girls basketball preview: East Orange

    The defending North 1, Group 4 and Essex County Tournament champion boasts an exemplary leader in senior guard Marvellous Osagie-Erese to balance is significant size

    NJ girls basketball preview: Notre Dame

    With a pair of sizeable Division 1 commits in Nneka Ezeigbo and Samantha Widmann and an exciting backcourt rotation, expectations are soaring for the Irish

    NJ girls basketball preview: Gill St. Bernard's

    Sam Kramer, Alexia Allesch and Lauren McBride return stronger, wiser and hungry to make waves in coach Aaron Gratch's return to Gladstone campus

    NJ girls basketball: Preseason Top 15 power rankings

    Defending Non-Public A state champion St. John Vianney opens at No. 1

    NJ girls basketball preview: Rumson-Fair Haven

    Deep in experience and talent, the Bulldogs are primed for big things

    NJ girls basketball preview: Bayonne

    Subscribing to stinging defense and sparked by seasoned senior Madison McGlone, Bayonne aims to create a buzz in Hudson County

    NJ girls basketball: WOBM Christmas Classic seeds announced

    Defending champion Manasquan earns top seed

    NJ girls basketball preview: Paterson Eastside

    The gold standard in Passaic County for the last few years, Eastside will stil command opponents to look up to it, both in terms of its status and collection of towering frontcourt size

    NJ girls basketball preview: Allentown

    Seniors Kali Hartshort and Bianca Santos team with sophomore Ryan Weise to supply a proven nucleus for the dangerous Redbirds

    NJ girls basketball: Players to Watch

    Listing the players fans are going to want to check out during the '15-'16 season

    NJ girls basketball: Freshmen to watch

    All of them may not make an immediate impact, but this group from the Class of '19 bears monitoring

    NJ girls basketball preview: Paterson Kennedy

    Juniors Tajae Stevenson, O'Leyshea Braxton and Latice Cunningham have gained invaluable experience they're ready to employ as the Knights embark on a promising season

    NJ girls basketball preview: Watchung Hills

    Exciting sophomore Julia Cunningham and rugged senior Maddy Kirchofer aim to continue the Warriors rapid ascent

    NJ girls basketball preview: Manasquan

    The reigning Tournament of Champion queens beginning the post-Marina Mabrey era with a motivational chip on their shoulders

    NJ girls basketball preview: Piscataway

    The three-time defending GMC Tournament champion returns a solid foundation, led by 1,000-point scorer Kendrea Williams

    NJ girls basketball preview: Rutgers Prep

    The Argonauts drew plenty of attention by rebounding from a sluggish start to win the Somerset County Tournament. Now, they're primed to take the next step

    NJ girls basketball preview: St. John Vianney

    A lineup that returns intact from a 26-4 showing and Non-Public A state title is only enhanced by a talented class of underclassmen that will put the Lancers front and center on the NJ girls hoops radar

    NJ girls basketball preview: Cresskill

    Staunch defense and heady ball movement essential traits Cougars will count on

    NJ girls basketball preview: Sayreville

    Slick junior guard Isi Enahoro leads talented, versatile and experienced cast for Bombers

    Highlights: Piscataway 43, Iselin Kennedy 41

    Watch HS SportsDesk highlights of Piscataway's (black) 43-41 girls basketball victory over Iselin Kennedy (white) in the Greater Middlesex County Final.

    NJ girls basketball: College Commitments

    A look where some of the top players in New Jersey plan on continuing their careers

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