Downingtown West duo advance to district’s third-place match

Holly Koons and Sophie Koons of Downingtown West advanced to the District 1-3A girls tennis doubles semifinals Saturday at the Legacy Center before falling to top-seeded Sophia Sassoli and Saige Roshkoff of Harriton 6-4, 6-1.

The Koons duo, who had opened the day with a 6-0, 3-6, 6-1 quarterfinal victory over Upper Dublin’s Ksenija Tasich and Belinda Jin 6-0, 3-6, 6-1, will compete in the third-place match Wednesday against second-seeded Kanon Ciarrocchi and Lucy Hederick of Radnor.

In other matches involving Ches-Mont League schools, Henderson’s Hannah Baxter and Jessica Liu were eliminated in the quarterfinals by Ciarrocchi-Hederick in three sets – 6-3, 3-6, 6-0.

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