Four singles players and five doubles teams from the area advanced to districts in girls tennis sectionals.
ELIDA — Shawnee’s Kunmi Ojo defeated Van Wert’s Grace Lott 6-1, 6-0 in the singles championship match. Van Wert’s Allie Etter defeated Lima Central Catholic’s Paige Brinkman 6-2, 6-1 for third place. All advanced to districts to be played Thursday and Saturday at Port Clinton High School’s Von Thron-Hablitzel Tennis Center.
In doubles, Bath’s Esther Bolon and Ruby Bolon defeated Shawnee’s Aria Patel and Alora Patel 6-1, 6-2 in the title match. Bath’s Elena Oliver and Anne Oliver defeated LCC’s Morgan Chaney and Libby Simmons 5-7, 6-3, retired for third. All four teams qualified for districts.
FINDLAY — The Wapakoneta doubles team of Alyssa Good and Casey Minnig defeated Findlay’s Tara Spahr and Grace Miller 6-2, 6-3 in the third-place match. The Wapak duo will next compete in districts Wednesday and Saturday at Port Clinton High School’s Von Thron-Hablitzel Tennis Center.