CHATHAM, NJ - The first-ever Morris County Tournament championship for the Chatham girls basketball team gives the Cougars a chance to become the first high school to win both the boys and girls MCT titles in the same year since Mendham accomplished the feat in 2000.

The Lady Cougars won the first leg on Friday night with a 40-31 win over top-seeded Morristown in the 44th annual MCT. The top-seeded Chatham boys go after their third straight MCT crown on Saturday night vs. Delbarton.

Chatham girls receive their MCT plaques after winning the championship Friday at the County College o Morris

Senior forward Veronica Kelly scored 13 points and was named the MVP of the tournament for Chatham (18-7). To read more about the girls final CLICK HERE