Lord Botetourt's Groce Advances in 3A West Region Tennis

Lynchburg - Heritage High School is hosting the 3A West Regional Tennis Tournament this week. In girls singles action Monday, Lord Botetourt's Claire Groce defeated Brookville's Lauren Swan 6-1, 6-2 in one of the quarterfinals. Northside's Karly Pope advanced without playing as her opponent defaulted. Pope will take on Tyler Blalock of Abington, who won her match 6-0, 6-1.