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WHRHS Girls Tennis: Watchung Hills Defeats Ridge to win NJSIAA North 2, Group 4 Championship, 3-2

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WARREN, NJ - The Ridge girls tennis team was looking for its second consecutive sectional title, but the Red Devils fell, 3-2, to Watchung Hills in the NJSIAA Section 2, Group 4 championship round on Tuesday.

The match was the third meeting of the fall between the two Somerset County rivals. The teams had divided a pair of 4-1 decisions in the regular season.

Watchung Hills moves on with a 15-2 overall record.

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First Singles: Sydney Sharma, Watchung Hills, def. Chrissie Giberna 6-1, 6-1

Second Singles: Brenda Peng, Watchung Hills, def. Camille Shen 4-6, 6-2, 6-3

Third Singles: Navya Yemula, Ridge, def. Ruchi Biswas 6-1, 6-0

First Doubles: Sophie Weaver and Caitlin Yang, Watchung Hills,def. Dilara Shahani and Carys Law 6-4, 6-2

Second Doubles: Camila Scharlach and Tira Alvarez, Ridge, def. Elyssa Van Houtte and Emiline Fahmy 6-4, 6-7, 6-2.

 

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