SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Jonathan Dayton girls tennis team won their first round match in the NJSIAA Tournament for Section 2, Group 1. They beat Hasbrouck Heights 5-0.
All singles players won their matches in two sets. Senior Fabiana Suarez won 6-.0, 6-0. Senior Melanie Schickler also won 6-0, 6-0. Sophomore Jordyn Engel won 6+-0, 6-1.
First doubles senior Zoe Frei and junior Sheila Flood won in two sets – 6-2, 7-5. The second doubles team of junior Elisa Neri and senior Jessica Steir had to come back and win the third set tie breader 10-8. The score of the first two sets was 6-4, 2-6.
Dayton was seeded seventh in the tournament and plays at second seed Verona on Monday at 4:00 p.m. Verona beat 15th seed Weequahic.