THE top seeds advanced to the semi-finals in Friday's play at the Bendigo Junior Open and Association tennis championships.
Hot tavourite in the women's open, Monika Rajicic scored a 6-3 6-1 victory in her quarter-final clash with Bianca Duff.
Rajicic will face Hope Curtis-McDonald in Saturday morning's semi-final on the hardcourts at the Bendigo Bank tennis complex in Nolan Street from 9am..
Maddie Antoun takes on No.2 seed Kate Antosik in the other battle to qualify for Sunday's final.
Top seed in the men's open, Trent Cobb scored a 6-2 6-2 victory in the quarter-final clash with No.7 seed Adam Haanappel.
Cobb takes on No.3 seed Jack Thiessen in the semi-finals.
Victorious in four tournaments this year, Jeremy Beale continued his fine run in the quarters on the Bendigo courts. Beale beat Christian Abraham, 6-0 6-4
Number two seed, Brandon Vescio faces Beale in the semis.
The five-day tournament hit off Wednesday and involves play for the 12-under, 14-under and 16-under age groups in boys' and girls' singles and doubles.