Cane’s Burns plays on


Wilmington junior Claire Burns is two games away from advancing to the state tournament. When play was stopped because of rain Thursday afternoon in the Division I Southwest District Girls Tennis Championship at the Lindner Family Tennis Center, Burns led Rashi Loni of Mason 1-6, 6-3, 4-1. Play will resume at 4:30 p.m. Friday. The winner of the match will qualify for state and return Saturday for the semifinal round of matches. Wilmington has never had a girls tennis player advance to the state tournament. For more on Burns’ first day at district, see SPORTS, page 8.

Wilmington junior Claire Burns is two games away from advancing to the state tournament. When play was stopped because of rain Thursday afternoon in the Division I Southwest District Girls Tennis Championship at the Lindner Family Tennis Center, Burns led Rashi Loni of Mason 1-6, 6-3, 4-1. Play will resume at 4:30 p.m. Friday. The winner of the match will qualify for state and return Saturday for the semifinal round of matches. Wilmington has never had a girls tennis player advance to the state tournament. For more on Burns’ first day at district, see SPORTS, page 8.


Mark Huber | News Journal

Wilmington junior Claire Burns is two games away from advancing to the state tournament. When play was stopped because of rain Thursday afternoon in the Division I Southwest District Girls Tennis Championship at the Lindner Family Tennis Center, Burns led Rashi Loni of Mason 1-6, 6-3, 4-1. Play will resume at 4:30 p.m. Friday. The winner of the match will qualify for state and return Saturday for the semifinal round of matches. Wilmington has never had a girls tennis player advance to the state tournament. For more on Burns’ first day at district, see SPORTS, page 8.

Wilmington junior Claire Burns is two games away from advancing to the state tournament. When play was stopped because of rain Thursday afternoon in the Division I Southwest District Girls Tennis Championship at the Lindner Family Tennis Center, Burns led Rashi Loni of Mason 1-6, 6-3, 4-1. Play will resume at 4:30 p.m. Friday. The winner of the match will qualify for state and return Saturday for the semifinal round of matches. Wilmington has never had a girls tennis player advance to the state tournament. For more on Burns’ first day at district, see SPORTS, page 8.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2020/10/web1_TEN_burns6_1015me.jpgWilmington junior Claire Burns is two games away from advancing to the state tournament. When play was stopped because of rain Thursday afternoon in the Division I Southwest District Girls Tennis Championship at the Lindner Family Tennis Center, Burns led Rashi Loni of Mason 1-6, 6-3, 4-1. Play will resume at 4:30 p.m. Friday. The winner of the match will qualify for state and return Saturday for the semifinal round of matches. Wilmington has never had a girls tennis player advance to the state tournament. For more on Burns’ first day at district, see SPORTS, page 8. Mark Huber | News Journal