Cal­i­for­nia dreams for Dublin teen Drummy

Sunday Independent (Ireland) - Sport - - RACING -

IRE­LAND’S Ge­or­gia Drummy yesterday recorded her eighth win this week on the US Un­der-18 Cir­cuit.

Com­pet­ing in the out­door hard event in Car­son, Cal­i­for­nia, the 17-year-old Dubliner clinched a place in the girls’ sin­gles semi-fi­nals with a 6-2 6-4 win over the host coun­try’s Robin Mont­gomery.

At the last-four stage, the No 5 seed takes on the No 7 seed, Hai­ley Bap­tiste, a 6-2 6-2 win­ner over fel­low Amer­i­can Natasha Sub­hash, the No 2 seed.

And later Drummy linked up with Canada’s Alexan­dra Va­gramov for a 7-6 (7/3) 6-3 win over Amer­i­can duo Hai­ley Bap­tiste and Pey­ton Stearns in the girls’ dou­bles semi-fi­nals.

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