Glass Girls Tennis Advances to State Semis

Lynchburg - The undefeated and defending state champion E.C. Glass Hilltopper girls tennis team faced Abingdon Tuesday afternoon in the state quarterfinals. Glass won four of the six singles matches, Paige Riley, Ruby Hutchison, Taylor Weaver and Julia Nelligan getting wins, to take a 4-2 lead into doubles, needing to win just one doubles to clinch the victory.

Glass got that win at number 3 doubles to clinch a 5-2 victory. The Glass girls advance to Friday morning's 9 o'clock state semifinals at Virginia Tech.