Millburn Girls Tennis Team Wins 5th Straight State Tournament of Champions Crown

Credits: Millburn H.S. Athletics

EDISON, NJ - The Millburn girls tennis dynasty continues.

Millburn defeated Holmdel, 4-1, in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions final on Wednesday at Garden State Tennis Center to claim its fifth consecutive T of C crown. The last four of those championships have all been over Holmdel in the final round. Holmdel (20-1) lost its first team match of the season.

Millburn (24-0) has now won 124 team matches in a row. The Millers claimed their 10th T of C crown overall. Their Group 3 championship this season, which gained them entry into the Tournament of Champions, was their 10th overall.

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Its place in the T of C final was secured when Millburn defeated Newark Academy, 4-1, Tuesday in the T of C semifinals.

FIRST SINGLES: Anna Brylin, Millburn, def. Alexandra Wojciak 6-0, 6-1
SECOND SINGLES: Rita Vought, Holmdel, def. Alexandra Pritsker 7-6, 6-1
THIRD SINGLES: Paulina Feoli, Millburn, def. Emily Jiang 6-3, 6-4
FIRST DOUBLES: Sara Jacobs and Joanna Atwater, Millburn, def. Natalie Cipriano and Victoria Vought 6-3, 6-0
SECOND DOUBLES: Macey Wardius and Jessica Raystin, Millburn, def. Alice Lai and Lindsay Mayes 6-3, 6-2.

FIRST SINGLES: Anna Brylin, Millburn, def. Alison Bader 6-0, 6-0
SECOND SINGLES: Cynthia Huang, Newark Academy, def. Alexandra Pritsker 6-3, 6-4
THIRD SINGLES: Paulina Feoli, Millburn, def. Lauren Holtzman 6-2, 6-2
FIRST DOUBLES: Joanna Atwater and Sara Jacobs, Millburn, def. Sydney Loh and Eleni Dakos 6-2, 6-2
SECOND DOUBLES: Jessica Raystin and Macey Wardius, Millburn, def. Isabel Snee and Veronica Zhang 6-2, 6-2.

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