HYDE, Pa. – St. Marys captured the District 9 Class 2A team tennis title on Monday, earning a 5-0 win over Brockway.
D9 singles’ champion Davan Lion topped Selena Buttery 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, while Emma Gavzzi beat Taylor Rhed 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 and Rachel Fleming earned a 6-1, 6-2 win over Hannah Zuccolotto.
At No. 1 doubles, Mya Klaiber and Caitlyn Blessel beat Maci Dixon and Emma Miller, 6-0, 6-0 and Maddy Wittman and June Chen beat Leah Trunzo and Sarah Koehler by the same score.
With the win, the Lady Dutch advance to the PIAA tournament, which begins with first-round play on Oct. 26. They will meet the No. 3 seed from the WPIAL.