MONTGOMERY, NJ -- Montgomery built a 12-point lead after one quarter and went on to a 58-36 girls basketball victory over East Brunswick Tuesday night in the first round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 state tournament.

Bria Johnson scored 21 points for Montgomery (16-10), which led, 18-6, after a quarter and 35-20 at halftime.

Senior forward Brianna Sliwinski closed out her 1,000-plus-point career at East Brunswick (12-14) with 13 points against Montgomery. Sliwinski finished with an unofficial total of 1,166 career points.