The Philadelphia High School tennis team has advanced to the third round of the State Class 3-A tennis tournament.

The Tornadoes defeated Wesson last week 4-3 to advance to South State Class AA finals. They were schedule to play St. Andrews this week.

John Harold Smith and Natalie Posey won their mixed doubles match, 6-3,6-1. Abe Mars won in boys singles 6-2, 7-5.

Paul Prince and Cooper Smith won No. 1 boys doubles 6-3, 6-1.

Hannah Smith and Libby Li won the girls doubles 6-0, 6-0.