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Draws were made Monday night for the 39th Annual IHSAA Girls Tennis Tournament beginning Wednesday The eight area teams will convene on two locations, with Plymouth, Bremen, Triton, LaVille and John Glenn all vying for the championship at the Bremen Sectional, and Culver Girls Academy playing host to a four-team field.
At Bremen, the host Lady Lions enter the tournament following a Northern State Conference championship run opposite NSC foe LaVille in Wednesdayâ€™s opening round at DeSantis Courts beginning at 4:30 p.m. Fellow Northern State squads Triton and Glenn face off Thursday at 4:30 p.m., when reigning champion Plymouth puts its 12-year championship streak on the line versus the winner of Wednesdayâ€™s head-to-head between Bremen and the Lancers. The championship is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Friday evening.
Meanwhile over at CGA, the host Lady Eagles begin their quest for a ninth straight sectional title as they take on NSC runner-up Knox Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., while North Judson and Rochester face off in the other semifinal. The winners will advance to play one another in the championship Thursday at 5:30 p.m.
As always, teams are searching for the best of five match points to advance to the regional round of the team state tournament at CGA May 21-22.
Individuals may also advance at 1 singles and 1 doubles in the IHSAAâ€™s 32nd Annual Singles/ Doubles Tournament provided they remain undefeated at their position through the sectional round of play.