EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – South Plainfield girls field hockey team defeated East Brunswick to win the 2013 Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament championship.
Jessie Bishop scored the lone goal of the game with 1:12 left to give the Tigers the victory. The game was a hard-fought see-saw affair the first 58 minutes as both teams had limited scoring chances. South Plainfield goalie Courtney Ross had a few outstanding saves for south Plainfield.
The winning goal developed when senior Shannon Hughes drew a corner with 1.17 left in the game. Bishop received the pass shot and then banged in a rebound with 1:12 left for the victory.
South Plainfield has now won back-to-back GMC Championships and three out of the last four titles.