Midland Park Defeats Fair Lawn In the 1st Round of the County...

Midland Park Defeats Fair Lawn In the 1st Round of the County Tournament

Alyssa Genao for Midland Park, waiting to inbound the ball in the first round of the County Tournament.

Midland Park (Seeded 14th) defeated Fair Lawn (Seeded 19th), 59-44, in the first round of the BCWCA’s Bergen County Tournament.

Fair Lawn started the game strong and took the lead right away. At the end of the first quarter they led 13-9. Nancy Ruf and Natalie Mileski are scoring threats from both inside and outside. Ruf had 15 points, which included a three-point shot.

Mileski had 14 points, which included three three-point shots.

Led by Chloe Kasbarian, Midland Park tied up the game by half-time, 24-24. Chloe was on from the three-point line and hit four outside shots. She finished with a total of 14 points.

Midland Park scored another 15 points in the third quarter. They led 39-33 to enter the fourth. Gillian Luberoff did a good job rebounding. She also worked to cut across the paint, catch, and turn for shots. She led the team with 17 points. Emily Kontos added 14 for Midland Park.

Midland Park maintained the lead in the fourth quarter and tried to delay the ball. Fair Lawn fouled to stop the clock, which sent Midland Park to the line.