The bracket ran true to form at the Central League Singles Championships as top-seeded Tessa Lyons of Strath Haven defeated Lower Merion’s Devi Jadeja, 6-2, 6-1, for the title at the Heathplex in Springfield (Delaware County).
Third place went to Radnor’s third-seeded Lauren Bridges, who topped teammate Jasmine Merali, 7-5, 6-2, who was the fourth seed.
Eight advanced to Friday and Saturday’s District One Singles Championships at the Arthur Ashe Tennis Center.
Ches-Mont. At Downingtown West, West Chester Henderson’s Erin Bowsher defeated Bishop Shanahan’s Victoria Panichelli, 7-5, 6-1, for the title.
Bethany Daller of Bishop Shanahan took the third-place match, beating Rachel Jurgeilewicz of Downingtown East, 6-1, 6-2.
Pioneer Athletic. At Perkiomen Valley, Phoenixville’s Kelly Foedinger won her second league singles title with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Perkiomen Valley’s Jen Toby in the finals. Foedinger won the tournament as a sophomore two years ago but did not participate last year (back injury).