ASHLAND, Ky. — The top four seeds for the qualifier of the Braidy Industries $60,000 Women’s Tennis Classic advanced to the third round of play at the Ashland Tennis Center on Monday.

Top qualifying seed Anastasia Nefedova defeated fellow American Alana Smith 6-3, 6-2.

No. 2 Amanda Rodgers beat Kennedy Shaffer 6-1, 7-5, No 3. Luisa Stefani of Brazil defeated Alycia Parks 6-1, 6-1 and No. 4 Gail Brodsky beat Ashley Weinhold 6-2, 2-6, 6-1.

New Zealand’s Emily Fanning, who played her way into the qualifying field by advancing to the prequalifying finals last weekend, also advanced to the round of 8 by beating Angelina Gabueva of Russia 6-3, 6-2.

The qualifying will conclude Tuesday morning with winners advancing to the main draw of the tournament. Main draw plays also begins Tuesday.

Qualifying matches

Monday

Emily Fanning (NZL) def. (5) Angelina Gabueva (RUS) 6-3, 6-2
(3) Luisa Stefani (BRA) def. Alycia Parks (USA) 6-1, 6-1
(1) Anastasia Nefedova (USA) def Alana Smith (USA) 6-3, 6-2
(4) Gail Brodsky (USA) def. Ashley Weinhold (USA) 6-2, 2-6, 6-1
Cameron Morra (USA) def Kelly Chen (USA) 6-1, 6-4
(2) Amanda Rogers (USA) def. Kennedy Shaffer (USA) 6-1, 7-5
Catherine Harrison (USA) def. Alexandra Mueller (USA) 4-6, 6-3, 7-5
Maegan Manasse (USA) def. (6) Lorraine M. Guillermo (USA) 6-4, 6-0

Tuesday

Court 1, 10 a.m. — (2) Amanda Rodgers (USA) vs. Catherine Harrison (USA)
Court 3, 10 a.m. — (3) Luisa Stafani (BRA) vs. Maegan Manasse (USA)
Court 5, 10 a.m. — (1) Anastasia Nefedova (USA) vs. Cameron Morra (USA)
Court 6, 10 a.m. — (4) Gail Brodsky (USA) vs. Emily Fanning (NZL)

Qualifying scores, live scoring and draws can be viewed at itftennis.com.