Boys Varsity Tennis · Tennis advances to Friday’s sectional final

The New Palestine boys tennis team advanced to Friday’s sectional championship match at Mt. Vernon, where the Dragons will face the host Marauders at 4:30 p.m.

The Dragons earned their spot in the title match with a 5-0 victory over Eastern Hancock in Thursday’s semifinal round. The Dragons will be seeking their seventh straight sectional title.

The Dragons dropped just five games in their five matches.

Matthew True and Carson Gavin both posted 6-0, 6-0 sweeps at singles. Trevor Darley also won 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3 singles.

At doubles, Dane Reid/Ben Blachly won 6-0, 6-1, while Ezra Schwier/Jeremy Wagoner won 6-1, 6-1.

The Dragons are now 15-3 as they head into the championship match.