“Orange Crush” tennis tourney held

Photo by Barry Taglieber Dan So won the Boys 14 Singles division and took second in Boys 12 Singles.

PHOENIXVILLE - Many finals matches were decided during the annual “Orange Crush” Tennis Tournament Wednesday and Thursday at the Phoenixville High School courts.

Trophies were presented to the champions and runners-up in boys and girls age divisions. The tourney will conclude Friday with the completion of singles and doubles matches.

Results were as follows:


Boys 10-Tom Rutkowski def. John Paul Umbach, 24-12


Girls 10-Lilly Kane def. Kiley Mangialardi, 24-11

Boys 12-Ryan Walker def. Dan So, 8-6

Girls 12/14-Delaney Kent def. Lexi Getley, 8-1

Girls 14-Keri Marini def. Julia Richter, 7-6 (10-8 tiebreaker)

Boys 14-Dan So won by default over Mike Ellis

Boys 16-Nick Vaile def. Austin Starczewski 6-2, 6-0

Girls 16-Delaney Kent def. Carolyn Groener, 8-5


10s-John Paul Umbach/Lilly Kane def. Tyler Miller/Tom Rutkowski 4-4 (7-1 tiebreaker)

10/12s-Noah Wills/Riley Wills def. MacKenzie Curtis/Brandon Fink, 25-23

Boys 14s-Joe Vaile/Jake O’Neill def. James Peterson/Dylan Tezak, 8-2


July 25

Consolation Singles 10s-Noah Wills def. Cate Rieg, 21-10

Boys Doubles 12s-Dan So/Nick DeLuca def. Andrew Hoimberg/Ryan Walker 6-2, 6-4

Girls Doubles 16/18s-Robin Burgess/Carolyn Groener def. MacKenzie Bowes/Keri Marini 6-2, 6-3

Boys Singles 18s-Semifinals: Bobby Newman def. Austin Starczewski, 8-6; Nick Vaile def. Ben McKeon, 8-3

Boys Doubles 16/18s-Semifinals: Chris Walsh/Bobby Newman def. Mike Pinelli/Jim Trainer, 8-5; Ben McKeon/Ryan Cadigan def. Austin Starczewski/Nick Vaile, 8-1