EDISON, NJ - The J.P. Stevens girls basketball team advanced with a 47-29 victory over North Brunswick in the first round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament Wednesday night.

Kiarah Turner scored 13 points and grabbed five rebounds for J.P. Stevens (14-8), which led, 29-20, at halftime.

McKayla Duffy and Megan Duffy each scored 11 points for the Hawks. Kayla Gatling led J.P. Stevens in rebounds with 12.