Newsday swishes and dishes on Long Island's girls basketball scene.
Girls Hoops 3 Stars of the Night (2/3)
The 3 Stars for Friday 2/3:
Brooke Gerstman (above) had 23 points, seven rebounds and four assists as Lynbrook edged Floral Park 49-44 to take sole possession of first place in Conference A-III.
Tamara Simpson had 30 points, 10 steals, seven assists and five rebounds for Portledge in a 58-25 win over Waldorf in IPPSAL.
Senior Jackie Behar had a career-high 22 points and added seven rebounds, four steals and three blocks for Great Neck North in a 71-28 win over Valley Stream South in Conference A-III.