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Pascack Valley defeated Paramus, 54-30, in high school girls' basketball.

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Paramus High School hosted Senior Night on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. Despite having a serious knee injury, Brittany Stone walked onto the court one last time as a starter. She remained on the court for the tip-off and then the game was stopped and she exited. Stone holds the Paramus High School record for most points scored in a high school career with 1,485 points. The announcer commented that she will be remembered as, "one of the best, if not the best player Paramus has ever had."

Senior Sabrina Helm was also honored. Helm is a first year varsity starter and made a huge impact on the team through her leadership skills and admirable work ethic.

Quarter Scores

  • 1st Quarter: 14-5, PV
  • 2nd Quarter: 28-12, PV
  • 3rd Quarter: 45-21, PV

Highlights from Paramus

  • Alexa Colontino hit two great three-point shots. She finished with 8 points and 1 assist.
  • Jackie Helm exploded to the basket for two great moves, combining creativity and speed. She finished with 3 rebounds, 2 assists, and 10 points.

Highlights from Pascack Valley

  • Chrissy Loganchuk ran the point well, finding open teammates and squaring up for outside shots. She finished with 5 assists, 7 points, and 2 rebounds.
  • Lisa Marcellari was dead on. She cut hard and created space on the outside for open shots. She finished with 7 rebounds, 3 assists, and 12 points.
  • Shannon Culloo is tenacious. On one play she dove to the floor, fighting for a loose ball. She had 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal, and 12 points.

Paramus High School Stats
Nicole DiPiasquale - 2 DR, 1 OR, 3 A, 4 PTS
Alexa Colontino - 1 A, 8 PTS
Jackie Helm - 3 DR, 2 A, 10 PTS (3/4 FL)
Sabrina Helm - 3 DR, 2 S, 2 PTS
Dara Devaney - 3 DR, 3 OR
Karla Kristo - 1 OR, 5 PTS (3/3 FL)
Rianna McNamee - 1 B
Julia Koeuimund - 1 OR, 1 PT (1/2 FL)

Pascack Valley Stats
Lisa Marcellari - 6 DR, 1 OR, 3 A, 12 PTS (3/4 FL)
Chrissy Loganchuk - 2 DR, 5 A, 7 PTS
Jessica Powell - 8 DR, 2 OR, 1 A, 9 PTS (1/2 FL)
Shannon Culloo - 3 DR, 2 OR, 3 A, 1 S, 12 PTS (2/2 FL)
Else DiGiacopo - 2 DR, 7 PTS (1/2 FL)
Lyndsay Grilo - 2 DR
Kim Pane - 1 DR
Courtney Basovsky - 2 DR, 3 PTS
Gina Criscuolo - 1 DR
Amanda Verbraska - 1 OR, 4 PTS (2/2 FL)
Lucia Garabo - 1 A

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)



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