Riske wins at U.S. Open
NEW YORK – Alison Riske, a former resident of Peters Township, made quick work of Mona Barthel of Germany, breezing to a 6-4, 6-2 victory in the United States Open tennis tournament and advancing into the third round.
The 23-year-old Riske will take on Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic in the third round. Kvitova advanced to the third round with a straight sets win over Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia.
Riske began the tournament with a straight sets win over Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria.