Belleville HS girls’ basketball team defeats Newark Central

BELLEVILLE – Jehann Dabon scored 12 points and Emani Hill had 10 to lead the Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team to a 35-31 win over Newark Central on Feb. 11 at home.

Gianna Benacquista had eight points; Sydney Gomez had three and Yanyckza Flores added two for the Lady Buccaneers, who improved to a 4-13 record.

In earlier action, Emani Hill and Gianna Benacquista each had six points in the 40-21 home loss to Science Park on Feb. 9.