RANDOLPH, NJ - The Chatham girls tennis team won its fourth consecutive Morris County Tournament title, winning four of the five finals to gain 24 points and finish ahead of runner-up Morristown with 17 pionts and third-place Mendham with 15 on Sunday at the County College of Morris.
The Lady Cougars won at second singles with Seden Agar repeating as MCT champion; won at third singles with Laurel Hickey defending her title; took first doubles with Lana DePasquale and Prisha Vyas taking the crown, and won at second doubles with the tandem of Abby Morgan and Julia Gallop.
The only disappointment of the day for Chatham came when senior Scarlett Blydenburgh was denied her fourth straight MCT first-singles title. Kinnelon's Brittany Lau edged Blydenburgh in the first-singles final, 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (8-6).
Agar topped Meghan Acampora of Morristown, 6-4, 7-5 to clinch her title and Hickey defeated Isabella Berzins of Morristown, 6-2, 6-2.
DePasquale and Vyas were first-time winners at first doubles for Chatham wth a 6-0, 6-0 sweep over the Morristown duo of Isabella Galinkin and Maddie Siegel.
Morgan won her second straight second-doubles, but this time with a new partner in Gallop, with a 6-1, 6-0 victory over Lauren Alpert and Grace Hassell of Mendham.