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Teaneck defeats Immaculate Conception

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Teaneck defeated Immaculate Conception 51-48, in overtime, in the final four of the BCWCA Bergen County Tournament. Teaneck will take on Northern Highlands next week in the championship.

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Teaneck started off the game strong, sprinting to where the ball was tipped to and earning possession. Teaneck led at the end of the first quarter, 13-8.

With 4:30 left in the first half, IC's freshman guard Khay'la Latimer hit a long-range three point shot to give IC their first lead of the game, 16-15. Latimer finished with 4 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal, and and 10 points.

At the half time it was tied, 19-19. Teaneck's Milan Johnson is a great shooter. She is also quick on defense and anticipates steals. She had 1 rebound, 5 steals, and 19 points. She was 7/8 from the foul line.

IC's Jasmine Gee looked for open teammates and hit some nice jump shots. She finished with 7 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 blocked shot, and 12 points.

With 4:20 left in the third quarter, IC led 28-21. IC's Samantha Fuehring was great inside for IC in the second half. She set her season high for most rebounds in one game: 15. She also had 2 blocked shots, 1 steal, 1 assist, and 18 points. IC led at the end of the third quarter, 34-28.

In the fourth quarter, Teaneck, led by Faith Ashby, made a huge comeback. Ashby worked hard to drive the ball inside. She anticipated well during the press. She also looked for open teammates and distributed. She had 3 rebounds, 4 assists, 4 steals, and 16 points. With 1:23 remaining, Teaneck only trailed by 3 points, 46-43. With 1:09 remaining, Teaneck trailed 46-45.

With :19.9 seconds left Teaneck had tied the game, 46-46.

With less than 10 seconds remaining, Immaculate Conception had possession of the ball. A sideline inbounds play resulted in a missed layup, but an offensive rebound was earned by Fuehring who scored with :03.0 seconds remaining, 48-46.

Teaneck's Faith Ashby got the ball, drove into the middle of the paint, and hit a jump shot to force the overtime, 48-48.

Teaneck won in overtime by scoring 3 more points and holding IC scoreless.

Immaculate Conception Stats
Paige Frankel - 1 DR, 1 A
Jasmine Gee - 5 DR, 2 OR, 1 A, 1 B, 12 PTS
Samantha Fuehring - 12 DR, 3 OR, 2 B, 1 S, 1 A, 18 PTS (7/14 FL)
Khay'la Latimer - 3 DR, 1 OR, 4 A, 1 S, 10 PTS (2/2 FL)
Breyenne Bellerand - 1 DR, 1 B, 1 A
Nicole Skelly - 4 DR, 1 A, 6 PTS (0/2 FL)
Whitney Ly - 2 DR, 2 A, 1 S
Kaitlin McGeown - 1 OR, 2 PTS
Autumn Webster - 1 A, 1 B

Teaneck High School
Kayla Gibbs - 8 DR, 3 OR, 1 S, 6 PTS (2/4 FL)
Faith Ashby - 2 DR, 1 OR, 4 A, 4 S, 16 PTS (6/8 FL)
Milan Johnson - 1 OR, 5 S, 19 PTS (7/8 FL)
Kalifah Foster - 1 S, 1 OR
Hannah Ashby - 2 DR
Amanda Gordon - 8 DR, 2 OR, 4 PTS (2/5 FL)
Brienne Francois - 1 DR, 3 PTS
Briana Phillip - 1 OR, 1 PT (1/2 FL)
Justine Esquilin - 1 DR, 2 S, 2 PTS

Key
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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