NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex girls tennis team defeated Bernards, 4-1, for the championship of Section 2, Group 2 on Tuesday afternoon.
Sydney Nguyen got Bernards (9-8) off to a fast start with a victory at first singles, but West Essex (11-6) won the four subsequent matches. Madison Santaromita and Julia Schwartz won the other two singles matches, and the teams of Danielle Bernstein and Amy Lee, and Caroline Ben Nathan and Jennifer Ben Nathan, triumphed at first and second doubles, respectively, for West Essex.
First Singles: Sydney Nguyen, Bernards, def. Sadye Boshak 6-1, 6-2
Second Singles: Madison Santaromita, West Essex, def. Uma Patla 6-3, 6-4
Third Singles: Julia Schwartz, West Essex, def. Kristen Sardis 6-0, 6-1
First Doubles: Danielle Bernstein and Amy Lee, West Essex, def. Katie Lazaar and Daniella Wisniewski 6-3, 6-4
Second Doubles: Caroline Ben Nathan and Jennifer Ben Nathan, West Essex, def. Libby Bielawa and Meghan Miller 6-3, 4-6, 10-4.