SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Lady Tigers completed their 2016 regular season with a dominating win over Union Catholic. The Tigers took 1st place in every event rolling up a 105.05 to 90.7 score.
The win improved South Plainfield’s record to 6-1 on the season. Lady Tiger Allison Graves placed 1st in the Vault and Uneven Bars, Briana Notino Placed 1st in the All-Around, Idi Mothdai placed 1st in the Balance Beam and Meagan Praul placed 1st in the Floor.
In addition to placing first in every event, the Tigers also had the following placement scores: Briana Notino - 3rd on floor, Meagan Praul 3rd on beam, Idi Mothdai 3rd on vault, Brianna Spadavecchia placed 2nd on both beam and vault, while Kristi Maher placed 2nd on floor.
“The team worked together and we were able to get nearly all the girls into compete,” said South Plainfield Head Coach Meredith Garofalo. “We qualified seven girls on individual events. We have strong team this year and it’s difficult at times to get them all in.”
Garofalo’s strong squad will be riding a lot of momentum as they head into the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament tomorrow in South Brunswick. When asked what they need to do to be successful tomorrow Garofalo said “In order to win tomorrow we cannot have any mistakes and that’s what we plan on doing.”