Varsity Girls Tennis
CCS Individual Tournament , SHP's Choy 2-0
Date of competition: Monday, November 23, 2015
Sacred Heart Prep sophomore Sara Choy opened defense of her singles title at the Central Coast Section Individual Tournament by posting a pair of straight-set wins on Monday at Bay Club Courtside in Los Gatos. The top-seeded Choy opened with a 6-1, 6-0 win over Cate Liston of St. Francis and followed that with a 6-3, 6-1 triumph over Minvi Bui of Santa Teresa.
Choy will face Menlo School freshman Ashley Vielma in the semifinals on Tuesday, weather permitting. Vielma, the No. 4 seed, opened with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Halle Martinucci of Burlingame before eliminating Zoe Clydesdale-Eberle of Homestead, 6-1, 6-1.
In doubles, Menlo-Atherton's No. 3-seeded tandem of Julia Marks and Yvette Leung reached the semifinals after downing Larissa Tao and Grace Tao of Monte Vista Christian, 6-0, 6-2, and Alisha Parikh and Ashna Reddy of Homestead, 6-0, 2-6, 6-3. The Homestead tandem ousted Menlo seniors Mia McConnell and Melissa Tran in the opening round, 6-2, 6-4. Also falling was M-A's Sally Carlson and Julia Chang, who dropped a 6-1, 6-4 decision in the second round after opening with a 6-0, 6-0 win.
posted by Palo Alto Online on Nov 23, 2015 at 7:46 pm
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