The two-day District 2 Singles Championships were held and concluded at Birchwood Tennis & Fitness Club in Clarks Summit.

Two new athletes emerged as the superstars of District 2. Riverside freshman Karissa Ghigiarelli won the District 2 Class 2A title in impressive fashion, losing only one game. Abington Heights freshman Bella Peters won the District 2 Class 3A championship in straight sets.

 

CLASS 2A

 

 

PHOTO BY JAKE DANNA STEVENS

 

 

 

KARISSA GHIGIARELLI | RIVERSIDE

  • Defeated Faith Kendricks, Valley View, 6-0, 6-0
  • Defeated Emily Urbanski, Wyoming Seminary, 6-1, 6-0
  • Defeated 7-Lauren Palmiter, Holy Cross, 6-0, 6-0
  • Defeated 3-Camryn Cassetori, Holy Redeemer, 6-0, 6-0
  • FINAL: Defeated 1-Brianna Pizzano, Wyoming Area, 6-0, 6-0

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

 

 

 

CHAMPION

 

 

 

 


 

 

CLASS 3A

 

 

PHOTO BY JAKE DANNA STEVENS

 

 

 

BELLA PETERS | ABINGTON HEIGHTS

  • Defeated Megan Carney, North Pocono, 6-0, 6-1
  • Defeated Taylor Moglia, Delaware Valley, 6-1, 6-1
  • Defeated 3-Phoebe Cykosky, Wallenpaupack, 6-1, 6-2
  • FINAL: Defeated 1-Lily Nowak, Hazleton Area, 6-3, 6-0

 

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

 

 

 

 

CHAMPION

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

NEXT UP

 

District 2 Doubles Championships

 

  • Monday: First three rounds at Wilkes University and Kirby Park
  • Wednesday: Semifinals and finals Wyoming Valley Tennis Club

 

NOTE: Singles champions may NOT compete in the doubles tournament.

 

CLASS 2A

  • 2017 Champion: Gabi Jakubek-Carly Habeeb, Scranton Prep

 

CLASS 3A

  • 2017 Champion: Sarah Tofilska-Sarah Sposito, North Pocono