Peddie defeated the host Blue Storm 7-0 in a girls' varsity tennis match October 22, all but assuring the Falcons of the regular season Mid-Atlantic Prep League title.
Several matches were competitive until the final point, but Peddie finished on top in all six singles and all three doubles contests. Hisano Enomoto '25 lost a 10-7 tiebreak after splitting the first two sets, and both the #1 and #2 doubles matches were decided by 9-7 scores.
Head coach Mike Sweeney said, "Despite the loss, I feel like we played some of our best tennis of the season."
The Blue Storm will host Peddie and the rest of the MAPL teams in the league championship tournament on Saturday, October 29 beginning at 9 a.m.
#1 Brielle Quaye (P) def. Hisano Enomoto '25 (M), 6-4, 6-7 (6-8), 10-7 tiebreak
#2 Karen Yao (P) def. Isabel Su '23 (M), 6-2, 6-1
#3 Courtney Cane (P) def. Day Kim '23 (M), 6-4, 6-4
#4 Catherine Zhang (P) def. Mogere Nyakoe '25 (M), 6-2, 6-3
#5 Ivy Zhao (P) def. Jamie Hyung '23 (M), 6-0, 6-1
#6 Elyssa Ting (P) def. Sam Jacobs '23 (M), 6-2, 6-2
#1 Quaye/Yao (P) def. Enomoto/Su (M), 9-7
#2 Zhang/Zhao (P) def. Kim/Nyakoe (M), 9-7
#3 Cane/Ting (P) def. Jacobs/Cate Dougherty '24 (M), 8-2