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Cathedral Prep tennis team advances to PIAA semifinals

The Cathedral Prep tennis team earned a trip to Saturday’s PIAA Class AAA semifinals with a 3-2 victory over Pennsbury tonight at Hershey Racquet Club.

The Ramblers improved to 11-1 on the season, thanks to victories from one singles players and both doubles teams. Nicholas Ward, Prep’s No. 2 singles player, claimed a 6-3, 6-4 victory. The No. 1 doubles team of Michael Prenovitz-Nate Estes earned a 6-3, 6-1 win, while the No. 2 doubles team of Brandon Dall-Jonathan Prichard coasted to a 6-2, 6-3 victory.

The Ramblers will advance to face WPIAL champion  Shady Side Academy, which downed District 1 runner-up Unionville 5-0 in another quarterfinal tonight.

The Prep-Shady Side matchup will take place Saturday at 1:30 p.m., with a berth in the 5:30 p.m. title game at stake.

District 1 champion Conestoga and District 7 runner-up Mount Lebanon will play in Saturday’s other Class AAA semifinal.

Posted in: District 10, Tennis

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