PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Summit High School Girls Varsity Tennis team has become joint Union County Tournament Champions after finishing in a dead heat with Kent Place School, with each side earning 88 points apiece at the Donald Van Blake Tennis Center.
The tie gives Summit their first Union County Title, and was propelled the three first-place wins and the fact that every Hilltopper medaled in their respective competition.
Competing in third singles, captain Nicole DelRosso defeated Kent Place's Ellie Falivene, 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, to claim first place.
First singles and team captain Mae Hoad took third place, and captain Ali Demakos, in second singles, grabbed second place.
Co-champs, Summit and Kent Place will get even more familiar with each other when they go head-to-head for the second time this season October 6 at Kent Place, beginning at 4:30 p.m. Summit won the earlier match, 3-2, on September 9.