In the first quarter Immaculate Conception led 10-9. Rumson-Fair Haven's (RFH) starting freshman Stephanie Lesko is a versatile player. She can score from the outside, attack the basket, and post up. She finished with 5 rebounds, 2 steals, 1 assist, and 15 points.
RFH led going into the half-time, 21-15. IC's Samantha Fuehring worked hard to keep her team in the game by getting rebounds and pushing the ball up the court. She had 8 rebounds, 2 steals, and 17 points.
At the end of the third quarter, RFH led 30-25. RFH's Sam Sabino is a great outside shooter. She also has a strong shot off the dribble. She finished with 11 points.
With 6:06 remaining in the fourth quarter, IC's Autumn Webster subbed in and hit a shot to tie the game, 32-32. At 2:32 Rumson responded with a three pointer to take the lead back, 35-32. Immaculate Conception battled back until they trailed by only two points with :47.9 seconds remaining, 37-35.
Immaculate Conception attempted to find the most open shot, but RFH played a tight long down defense, keeping IC out of the paint and contesting every shot. With :9.3 seconds remaining, IC was still down by two points, but had possession of the ball. After a time out, IC inbounded the ball from the baseline and senior guard Whitney Ly hit a three point shot from the corner to give IC their first lead in the second half, 38-37. There were :07 seconds remaining on the clock. Rumson attempted a long pass, but it was fumbled and went out of bounds with :01 seconds remaining. IC inbounded and held the ball.
Immaculate Conception Stats
Samantha Fuehring - 7 DR, 1 OR, 2 S, 17 PTS (5/8 FL)
Jasmine Gee - 3 DR, 3 OR, 1 B, 1 A
Breyenne Bellerand - 1 DR, 2 S, 1 A, 6 PTS
Paige Frankel - 1 DR, 3 A, 2 S
Khay'la Latimer - 3 DR, 3 S, 1 A, 4 PTS
Kaitlin McGeown - 1 DR, 1 OR
Autumn Webster - 1 DR, 1 OR, 5 PTS
Whitney Ly - 3 A, 6 PTS
Rumson-Fair Haven Stats
Stephanie Lesko - 3 DR, 2 OR, 2 S, 1 A, 15 PTS (3/4 FL)
Nicole Morris - 1 DR, 4 S, 1 A
Sam Sabino - 11 pts (2/3 FL)
Janae Mayfield - 1 DR, 2 OR
Grace Stant - 4 DR, 4 OR, 1 S, 6 PTS (0/2 FL)
Hannah Scanlan - 2 DR, 4 PTS
Sydney Sabino - 1 OR
DR = Defensive Rebound
OR = Offensive Rebound
S = Steals
A = Assists
B = Blocked Shots
PTS = Points (total points scored)
FL = Foul Line (amount made, amount taken)