EDISON, NJ – The South Plainfield Tigers girls' basketball team defeated J.P. Stevens Tuesday, 38-20. South Plainfield was led by senior Shannon Hughes who had a game high 12 points and 11 rebounds. Fellow senior Kate McLaughlin chipped in nine points in the Tiger victory.

The victory improves South Plainfield’s record to 5-4 on the year. J.P. Stevens drops to 1-6 on the year.  Molly Velencisics led J.P. Stevens with nine points. South Plainfield next plays home Thursday against Colonia.