CENTERVILLE — Claire Burns won two matches Monday on the opening day of competition at the Division I Sectional tennis tournament at Centerville High School.
Burns will play in the quarterfinal round 8 a.m. Wednesday at CHS against Carmen Alliaga of Centerville. Check the Twitter feed @wnjsports for updates on Burns’ match. Burns is the No. 3 seed in the sectional. The winner of this match will qualify for next week’s district tournament.
The Burns-Alliaga winner will face Amaya Hulbert of Springboro in the semifinal round.
The top four finishers advance to district competition.
Burns defeated Emily Torrez of Lebanon 6-0, 1-0 retired in her first match on Monday then knocked off Riddhi Paruchuri of Miamisburg 6-0, 6-0.
“Claire was razor sharp in both of her matches,” WHS coach Doug Cooper said.
Oct 5, 2020
Division I Sectional
@Centerville High School
1: Claire Burns def Emily Torrez (Leb) 6-0, 1-0 retired; def Riddhi Paruchuri (Mbg) 6-0, 6-0
2: Jenna Taylor was def by Emma Fugate (Frmt) 6-1, 6-1
3: Emilee Pham was def by Julia Peterson (Mon) 6-0, 6-1
1: Emma Lewis, Chandni Sharma were def by Jacqui Cornelli, Mikhala Jones (Bvrk) 6-3, 6-2
2: Gracie Conger, Ella Zeigler were def by Isabel Greene, Savannah Gross (Frmt) 6-0, 6-0