The singles and doubles players in the CIAC State Open Girls Tennis Championships have reached their final destination.
Top-seeded Alexis Kubas of Ellington will play second-seeded Alyssa DiMaio of Staples in Wednesday’s 3 p.m. singles final at Wesleyan University in Middletown. Kubas advanced to the championship match with a 6-1, 6-3 win over fourth-seeded Julia Migliorini of North Haven in Tuesday’s semifinals at Wesleyan. Kubas, who is 5-0 in the tournament, made it to the semifinals by defeating ninth-seeded Samantha Riordan of Daniel Hand in Monday’s quarterfinal round.
Migliorini made it to the semifinals by defeating fifth-seeded Caitlin Sze, 6-1, 6-0, in Monday’s quarterfinals.
DiMaio reached the championship match for the second straight season by posting a 6-3, 7-5 victory against third-seeded Izzy Koziol of Wilton in Tuesday’s semifinal round.
A junior, DiMaio, also 5-0 in the tournament, played Koziol for the third time this season on Tuesday. In 2018, DiMaio lost to Gabrielle Dellacono from Stonington in the singles final.
DiMaio moved on to the singles semifinals by registering a 6-2, 6-0 win against No. 7 Alexandra D’Aquino of Weston in Monday’s quarterfinals. Koziol, a junior, eliminated Sophie Chin (South Windsor) in the quarterfinal round.
In doubles action, Stamford twin sisters Devon Yaghmaie and Taylor Yaghmaie earned a third consecutive berth into the State Open finals. The junior duo, seeded first, were victorious against fifth-seeded Lily Smith/Olivia Gordy of Staples in Tuesday’s semifinals, 6-2, 6-4.
The Yaghmaie sisters will face third-seeded Claire Langille and Anna Lang from Daniel Hand in Wednesday’s 3 p.m. championship match at Wesleyan.
Langille/Lang edged second-seeded Juliet Homes/Elaina Cummiskey of Darien in the semifinals, 6-1, 1-6, 7-6 (5).
Devon and Taylor Yaghmaie lost to Staples in the State Open doubles finals last season and won the doubles championship in 2017. They have three matches in straight sets in the tournament, after winning their first two matches in an eight-game pro set.