October 18, 2019
The MFS Girls’ Tennis team defended their NJSIAA Non-Public B state championship tday with a 5-0 victory over Newark Academy at Mercer County Park. It is the second Girls’ Tennis state title in school history.
The team, coached by Mike Bodary, is ranked No. 1 for all groups by NJ.com with a record of 19-0. They have received the top seed in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions, a six-team tournament that includes all group state champions (four public and two non-public). They will face the winner of #4 seed Tenafly and #5 seed Lawrence on Tuesday at Garden State Tennis Center in Edison. View bracket.
State Championship Match Summary:
Moorestown Friends 5 Newark Academy 0
1st Singles: Renna Mohsen-Breen, MFS, def. Alison Bader 6-2, 6-4
2nd Singles: Bella Pescatore, MFS, def. Julia Schwed 6-0, 6-1
3rd Singles: Lisa Seiler, MFS, def. Monica Zhang 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
1st Doubles: Elena Styliades and Skye Mada, MFS,def. Joyce Wang and Melanie Kramarchuk 7-6, 6-4
2nd Doubles: Roma Jha and Natalie Julian, MFS, def. Gianna Porcek and Hilary Adelman 6-2, 6-1