While going to a club called [I]floodlights[/I], Brandon Walsh and Steve Sanders meet Shelly and her friend, Trina. They admire Steve's Corvette and hang out with Brandon and Steve. Shelly openly flirts with Brandon and ends up making out with him once they go to a secluded parking lot. however, once they are there, Trina convinces Steve to let her drive his car. Shelly then jumps into the car and takes off with Trina, stealing it.
They are later caught, but Steve is buttered up by Trina to the point where he ends up agreeing to pay their bail and drop any charges. Shelly spends the rest of the episode by Trina's side as she cons Steve out of getting in trouble for the night.