Boys Varsity Tennis · Boys tennis takes sectional title


The New Palestine boys tennis team won its seventh consecutive sectional championship Friday, beating host Mt. Vernon 4-1.

The Dragons advance to play in the North Central regional Tuesday.

Matthew True finished his career 24-0 against county foes, winning 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles to win his fourth team and individual sectional title.

The Dragons’ No. 2 doubles team of Ethan Haeberle/Jeremy Wagoner won in straight sets to clinch the second point. They avenged two losses to MV during the regular season.

Carson Gavin won the clinching point at No. 2 singles, winning 7-5, 6-3.

Ben Blachly/Dane Reid finished off the sectional title with a three-set win at No. 1 doubles to give the Dragons the trophy.

The sectional champion Dragon tennis team.