MONROE, NJ -- Senior forward Brianna Sliwinski scored the 1,000th point of her career Saturday in the East Brunswick girls basketball team's game against Monroe.

Monroe moved out to an early lead and defeated East Brunswick, 59-32, but the Lady Bears still had something to celebrate. Sliwinski finished with a team-high 12 points for East Brunswick, giving her 1,011 for her career.

Sliwinski, who is in her fourth varsity season at East Brunswick, has 247 points this season, an average of 15.4 points per game. Against Monroe, Sliwinski drove the right baseline for a layup for East Brunswick's first points of the contest to put her over 1,000.