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Riverhead 53, Copiague 47

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) drives around Copiague's Domyae

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) drives around Copiague's Domyae Ivory Byrd (1) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011) Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Shanice Allen had 12 of her 25 points in the fourth quarter, including eight in a row, as host Riverhead came back to defeat Copiague, 53-47, in Suffolk non-league girls basketball.

Copiague's Tracey McFadden (20) looks to get around
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Copiague's Tracey McFadden (20) looks to get around Riverhead's Kaila-Rianae Nazario (21) in the second half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Melodee Riley's (5) jumper under the basket
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Riverhead's Melodee Riley's (5) jumper under the basket is blocked by Copiague's Mikaiya Moore (10) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Kaila-Riane Nazario (21) drives the baseline against
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Riverhead's Kaila-Riane Nazario (21) drives the baseline against Copiague's Tracey McFadden (20) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Tonilin Ruisi (14) drives into Copiague's Tracey
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Riverhead's Tonilin Ruisi (14) drives into Copiague's Tracey McFadden (20) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Kaila-Riane Nazario (21) with the jumper in
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Riverhead's Kaila-Riane Nazario (21) with the jumper in the paint against Copiague's Mikaiya Moore (10) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) with the one handed
Photo Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) with the one handed jumper over Copiague's Mikaiya Moore (10) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) drives to the hoop
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Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) drives to the hoop from the top of the key in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) drives around Copiague's Domyae
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Riverhead's Shanice Allen (23) drives around Copiague's Domyae Ivory Byrd (1) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

It took less than 30 seconds of the
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

It took less than 30 seconds of the first period for Riverhead guard Shanice Allen (23) to score her first two points of the game on off a layup. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

Riverhead's Melodee Riley (5) with the driving jumper
Photo Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan

Riverhead's Melodee Riley (5) with the driving jumper in the paint is fouled by Copiague's Ihnacinse Grady (13) in the first half. Riverhead defeated Copiague 53-47. (Dec. 22, 2011)

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