Tigers Defeats East Brunswick in Lightning Shortened Field Hockey Rematch
Saturday, September 14, 2013 • 2:00am
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The South Plainfield Tigers defeated East Brunswick, 1-0, in a game shortened due to lightning. The game, which was a rematch of last year’s Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament final, was scoreless when Stephanie Boettger scored with 14.36 left in the first half to put the Tigers up, 1-0. The goal was assisted by Shannon Hughes.
South Plainfield Goalie Courtney Ross had four saves and East Brunswick Goalie Emily Polinski had seven saves. The game was called at half time due to lightning. The win brings South Plainfield’s record to 3-0.