WEST WINDSOR, NJ - Millburn High School's Joanna Atwater and Sara Jacobs are the state doubles champions in girls tennis.
The doubles tandem defeated Victoria Vought and Natalie Cipriano, 5-7, 7-6 (6), and 6-4 on Saturday in Mercer County Park. Jacobs was also half of last year's state doubles championship when she won with now-graduated Miller teammate Isabella Waung. Jacobs is a senior. Atwater is a junior.
Millburn, which as a team won the state Group 3 championship, 4-1, over Northern Highlands on Thursday, will now play in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions. The Millers have a bye into the semifinals and will play on Tuesday. Jacobs and Atwater will play at first doubles in the team T of C.