State badminton quarterfinalists set in singles and doubles
Originally published: Oct 18, 2013 - 12:00 am
Seven of the eight top-seeded singles players and six of the eight top-seeded doubles players advanced Friday to the quarterfinals of the state badminton tournament at Glendale's Independence High School.
Quarterfinal action begins Saturday (Oct. 19) at 10 a.m. for both singles and doubles. Semifinals follow at 11:30 a.m. and the title matches are set for 1 p.m. All matches are at Independence High.
Here are the matchups for Saturday's quarterfinals:
SINGLES: No. 1 Kiyoko Hashimoto, Mtn. Pointe vs. No. 8 Emily Jing, Desert Vista; No. 4 Karen Guo, Desert Vista vs. No. 5 Areta Buness, Xavier; No. 3 Jenna Scheeland, Chandler vs. unseeded Amanda Dunn, Horizon; No. 2 Vaishnavi Koka, Mtn. Pointe vs. No. 7 Amitty Carillo, Independence.
DOUBLES: No. 1 Tiffany Pariva-Drishti Panse, Hamilton vs. No. 8 Baani Khurana-Mallory Belknap, Xavier; unseeded Alexis Maneth-Sierra Adams, Ironwood vs. unseeded Lisa Chavez-Larae Keso, Mnt. Pointe; No. 3 Rachel Price-Valerie Rozon, Mtn. Ridge vs. unseeded Jamilia Cosay-Sami Evans, Sandra Day O'Connor; No. 2 Kirielle Singarajah-Teal Weaver, Xavier vs. No. 7 Chloe Lewis-Amber Reicks, Shadow Mountain.
- Chuck Schmidt - Saturday March 8AIA Associate Executive Director joins the show this morning.
- Karen Self - Saturday March 8Seton Catholic Head Girls Basketball Coach, Karen Self, joins the show.
- Jerry Conner - Saturday March 8Shadow Mountain Head Coach, Jerry Conner, joins the show.
- J'ohntar Coleman - Saturday March 8Desert Vista Head Girls Basketball Coach, J'ohntar Coleman, joins the show.
- March 8, 2014 - Hour: 1Player Casey Benson and coaches J'ohntar Coleman and Jerry Conner join the show.
- March 8, 2014 - Hour: 2Karen Self and AIA's Chuck Schmidt join the show.
- March 1, 2014 - Hour: 1Jim Smith, Brian Bolitho and Paul Coro join the show.
- March 1, 2014 - Hour: 2This hour James Kirk, Lisa Contreras and Sam Duane join the show
- February 22, 2014 - Hour: 1In this hour, Michael Carutenuto, Les Wilsey and Jason Skoda join the show.