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Thoreau Open: Scott reaches semi-finals
Katrina Scott edged out Taylor Townsend 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 on Friday evening. She’ll play second seed Bernarda Pera in the next round
Qualifier Katrina Scott moved into the semi-finals of the Thoreau Open by edging out wildcard Taylor Townsend 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 at Thoreau Tennis club in Concord on Friday evening.
Scott, ranked No 241, will face second seed Bernarda Pera next.
Katrina Scott defeated Japanese lucky loser Moyuka Uchijima (6-1, 6-1) and Czech Karolina Muchova (6-3, 4-0 ret.) in the previous rounds of the Concord Open.
Earlier in the tournament, Townsend, ranked No 246, won against Swiss wildcard Lulu Sun (6-3, 6-0) and edged out Belgian Ysaline Bonaventure (6-1, 4-6, 6-4).
Concord WTA 125, other last eight results (Thoreau Tennis club, hard, USD 115.000, most recent results first):
- Coco Vandeweghe (WC) beat Clara Tauson (WC): 7-5, 3-6, 6-4
- Bernarda Pera beat Katie Volynets: 6-3, 6-1
- Qiang Wang beat Magdalena Frech (4): 6-2, 6-4