|VIDEO: Eastside grabs Passaic County girls' title, defeats PCTI|
Deemed the favorite to win the Passaic County girls' title all season, Eastside grabbed the championship with a victory in the final over Passaic Tech. A big second quarter lifted the Lady Ghosts to a 55-45 triumph.
After a fast start for the third-seeded Bulldogs, Eastside outscored Tech 22-9 in the second period to grab the lead for good. Taylor Brown scored 24 points to lead the Ghosts.
Nia Adams added 11 points and Kayla Diaz scored 10 for top-seeded Eastside.
Kierona Morton scored 17 points to pace Passaic Tech. Brianna Nickson and Dejha Flood added 11 apiece.
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