Five local teams advance in AAA team tennis
The second-seeded Pioneers swept past North Penn Monday, 5-0, to reach the quarterfinals of the District 1 Class 3A team tennis tournament.
Cassidy Landau and Maddie Wood both won their singles matches for Conestoga (17-1). The Pioneers will host Radnor in the next round. Singles - 1. Griffith (C) won by defeault over Velaga. 2. Landau (C) def. Alling, 6-1, 6-1; 3. Wood (C) def. E. Hurry, 6-1, 6-1. Doubles - 1. Aravindhan-Dodge (C) def. Yan-E. Hurry, 6-2, 6-0. 2. Herman Aboseada (C) def. William-Szuchan, 6-3, 6-0. WEST CHESTER HENDERSON 5, ACADEMY PARK 0 >> Henderson swept Academy Park in the first round of the PIAA District 1 team championship tournament Monday, winning all its matches 6-0, 6-0. Singles - 1. Emma Clark (WCH) def. Breanna Reid, 6-0, 6-0. 2. Amanda Baxter (WCH) def. Vickie Outland, 6-0, 6-0. 3. Hannah Baxter (WCH) def. Rajah Azor, 6-0, 6-0. Doubles - 1. Elaina Rochford-Mary Soria (WCH) def. Camile Erskine-Cheyenne Phillips, 6-0, 6-0. 2. Iswarya Vel-Jessica Liu (WCH) def. Aleah Carson-Destiny White, 6-0, 6-0. DOWNINGTOWN EAST 4, WISSAHICKON 1 >> Downingtown East defeated Wissahickon in the District 1 team tournament, winning all but the third singles match. Singles - 1. Noelle Eghbali (DE) def. Jenny Landells, 3-6, 6-4, 6-3. 2. Sammy Roberts (DE) def. Julia Friedenberg, 7-6(3), 4-6, 7-6(5). 3. Rachel Flame (WIS) def. Maddie Minio, 6-3, 6-4 Doubles - 1. Olivia Davis-Isabel DeCecco (DE) def. Samantha Sullivan Elizabeth Kooman, 6-4, 5-7, 6-3. 2. Swati Vipperla-Avery Byrnes (DE) def. Sasha Iakimenko-Lauren Kang, 7-6(5), 6-1.
DOWNINGTOWN WEST 3, METHACTON 2 >> The Whippets swept three singles matches, and that was enough to advance past the Warriors. Payton Bradley, Jordon Bradley and Holly Koons all won in straight sets, while Methacton won both doubles matches. The Whippets travel to Harriton in the next round Thursday. Singles: Payton Bradley (DtW) def. Dina Nouaime, 6-0, 6-2; Jordon Bradley (DtW) def. Tina Prince, 6-0, 6-0; Holly Koons (DtW) def. Sydnie Markowitz, 6-2, 6-2. Doubles: Katie Benson/Sydney Thompson (M) def. Sabrina Peckman/Joy Shi, 6-4, 6-2; Amanda Amornwichet/Anna Ryu (M) def. Hannah Claffey/Lily Shi, 6-1, 6-4.
UNIONVILLE 5, MT. ST. JOSEPH’S 0 >> Unionville swept Mt. Saint Joe’s in the first round of the District 1 tour- nament. All the matches ex- cept first singles were twoset victories for Unionville. Singles - 1. Sophie Wilks (U) def. Stow Weiss, 4-6, 6-4, 10-6 (match tie break). 2. Ricki Lane (U) def. Elizabeth Christine, 6-2, 6-1. 3. Eliza Wilks (U) def. Julieanne Dishler, 6-1, 6-0. Doubles - 1. Bailey Santguida-Anna Nolan (U) def. Ali Nowak-Katie O’Sullivan, 7-5, 6-3. 2. Cara Freedman-Erin Felter (U) def. Caroline Savage-Annagh Devitt, 6-2, 6-1. NEW HOPE-SOLEBURY 3, OCTORARA 2 >> In the first round of the AA team tournament Monday, Octorara was eliminated. Kelly Lomboy at second singles played a strong match for Octorara. The second doubles was decided for Octorara in a 10 point tiebreaker, as New Hope had clinched the match at that point.. Singles - 1. Larissa Borys (NH) def. Erin Lomboy, 6-2, 6-4. 2. Kelly Lomboy (O) def. Chloe Miller, 6-3, 6-2. 3. Bella Kellner (NH) def. Jordan Hart, 6-2, 6-1. Doubles - 1. Morgan Grabarz-Alyssa Locke (NH) def. Sadie Ervine-Riannon Haven, 6-3, 7-5. 2. Nicole Meek-Emily Wheeler (O) def. Brianna Wilkerson Hannah Sterbinsky, 0-6, 6-4, 10-7.
KENNETT 7, OXFORD 0 >> Kennett swept all of its seven matches in a Ches-Mont match, winning each in two sets. At first singles, Emma Yue won, 6-0, 6-0. Singles - 1. Emma Yue (K) def. Paige Troutman, 6-0, 6-0. 2. Gina Lusvardi (K) def. Abby Boohar 6-0, 6-1. 3. Imogen Thomas (K) def. Katilin Bell 6-0, 6-1. Doubles - 1. Sofie Lusvardi-Maddie Fowler (K) def. Lilly Mack-Amanda Walton, 6-0, 6-1. 2. Shannon McDonald Anna Colamarino (K) def. Brooke Yearsley-Hannahh Bartlett, 6-2, 6-0. 3. Julia Beldyk-Alexandra Hughson (K) def. Amanda Cooper-Rachel Shelley, 6-3, 6-2. 4. Julia Bradley-Mara Castleton (K) def. Katherine Anderson-Sarah Bartlett, 6-3, 6-4.
AVON GROVE 3, GREAT VALLEY 2 >> Stetson Fenster scored twice for the Red Devils (7-6-1, 6-4) in the Ches-Mont victory. Brent Coward also scored. Luke Wilson and Chris Thurber scored for the Patriots (7-7- 1) in the loss. Avon Grove 1 2-3 Great Valley 1 1-2 Avon Grove goals: Stetson Fenster 2, Brent Coward. Great Valley goals: Chris Thurber, Luke Wilson. Goalie saves: Ali Sar (AG) 6, David Nehring (GV) 6.
UNIONVILLE 5, COATESVILLE 1 >> On Senior Night, Unionville senior Brendan Barrett scored a hit trick, while juniors Hunter Firment and Eric Greer each had one goal and one assist. Matt Adams and Kyle Garvey played solid in central defense. Eric Greer, Garrett Hammaker and Hunter Fir- ment dished out assists. Coatesville 1 0-1 Unionville 2 3-5 Coatesville goals: John Idrovo. Unionville goals: Brendan Barrett (3), Hunter Firment, Eric Greer. Goalie saves: Matt Oleykowski (C) 9, Matt Nitz (U) 4, Garrett Pepper (U) 2. WEST CHESTER EAST 3, DOWNINGTOWN EAST 1 >> West Chester East got a good performance from the Jakes, getting goals from Jake Bonnett and Jake Schnerr, as well as Brendan Merten. Downingtown East goals: . Dove. West Chester East goals: Jake Bonnett, Jake Schnerr, Brendan Merten.
W.C. EAST 5, DOWNINGTOWN EAST 2 >> Nicole Fredricks scored twice, helping the Vikings jump out to a 3-0 halftime lead en route to the Ches-Mont victory. The Cougars fought back with second-half goals from Jess Wilcox and Riley Comber, but it wasn’t enough. Kinzie Thompson, Callie Guerra and Kelly Conlon also scored for the Vikings. Downingtown East 0 2-2 W.C. East 3 2-5 Downingtown East goals: Wilcox, Comber. Bishop Shanahan goals: Thompson, N. Fredricks 2, Guerra, Conlon. Goalie saves: Name not provided (DE) 8, Bentley (WCE) 1. DOWNINGTOWN WEST 5, OXFORD 0 >> Romea Riccardo scored twice as the Whippets (9-0, 11-2) stayed perfect in the Ches-Mont with a shutout. Jenna Garber, Taylor Orsi and Claudia Jasczczak added goals for West. Oxford goalie Sam Burtos had 15 saves in the loss. Oxford 00-0 Downingtown West2 3 - 5 Oxford goals: none. Downingtown West goals: R.Riccardo 2, Garber, Orsi, Jasczczak. Goalie saves: Coker (DW) 1, Burtos (0) 15.
UNIONVILLE 7, COATESVILLE2>> Katie Anderson and Lauren Anderson scored two goals each for the Indians in the Ches-Mont win. Madison Miles, Maddie McDonough and Claire Donovan also scored for Unionville. Sydney Taylor had 28 saves in the losing effort for the Red Raiders, who received goals from Molly McGaughey and Nicole Hague. Unionville 52-7 Coatesville 02-2 Unionville goals: Anderson 2, Newbrough 2, Miles, McDonough, Donovan. Coatesville goals: McGaughey, Hague. Goalie saves: Taylor (C) 28, Gabel (U) 5.
DOWNINGTOWN EAST 3, WEST CHESTER EAST 1 >> Dtown East came back after losing the first game 11-25 to win the next three, 25-21, 25-21 and 25-17. East (13-5, 8-2) got good performances from Grace Allen (19 kills, 10 digs, one block), Jordan Houseworth (12 kills, three blocks), Mary Williams (42 assists, one ace) and Kirsten McQueen (four digs, three aces).
AVON GROVE 3, GREAT VALLEY1>> Avon Grove won by posting scores of 25-19, 1825, 25-22 and 25-15. Avon Grove leaders included Emily McCann (22 assists), Chloee Kleespies (14 kills, 16 digs), Ayanna Turner (six kills, 11 digs) and Julia Crabtree (14 digs, 14 kills). Great Valley got strong performances from Danielle DiSciullo, Abby Daniels, Mackenzie Farrelly and Alana Cunningham.
DOWININGTOWN WEST 3, OXFORD 0 >> Downingtown West improved to 10-2 (8-2 Ches-Mont) with a straight set victory over Oxford, 259, 25-15 and 25-18. West was led by Sophie Gelling with 13 kills and six blocks. Aly Reardon had eight kills, three aces and nine digs. Kenzie Pincura added seven kills, two aces, and 14 digs. Alex Kenny chipped in with 14 digs. Oxford’s leaders included Nikki Jones (17 digs), Sarah Robinson (four kills), Maddie Hamilton (nine assists), Nicole Scott (three aces) and Logan Wolfe (four blocks).
BISHOP SHANAHAN 3, OCTORARA 0 >> Shanahan (150, 11-0) remained unbeaten with its win, posting scores of 25-11, 25-14, 25-18. Shanahan was led by Jenna Lasito (three aces, seven digs), Renee Shultz (13 assists, five aces, seven kills), Alexa Marcum (seven kills) and Ceandra Ashman (13 assists, five digs, two aces).
WEST CHESTER RUSTIN 3, WEST CHESTER HENDERSON 0>> Rustin (11-4, 8-3) swept Henderson by scores of 2523, 25-18, 25-17. Leaders for Rustin were Emma Nelson (16 kills, three aces), Lauren Hayes (18 digs), Amanda Fichter (21 digs, three aces), Alessia Mattera (eight kills, eight digs, five aces) and Callie McGinnis (31 assists).
UNIONVILLE 3, COATESVILLE 0>> The Indians (7-9, 5-5) won by scores of 25-16, 2513 and 25-14, and were led by strong play from Emma Daly and Jessica Homitz.