The Saint Joseph girl’s tennis team advances to the semi-state round of the IHSAA state tournament with a 5-0 regional victory over conference rival Penn High School.
The regional title puts the Indians at 22-1 on the season as they move into the Culver Girls Academy semi-state on Saturday against Warsaw (14-3). The two teams met in the semi-state last year with the Indians winning 5-0.
The regional title was the third straight for the Indians and seventh in the last 10 years.
Maddie Yergler beat Penn’s Tayla Brown 6-2, 6-0
Natalie Sill beat Penn’s Laura Gerber 6-0, 6-1
Isabel Neal beat Penn’s Aden Moore 6-4, 6-3
Talle Corrigan & Kayla Graham beat Penn’s Aliya Bradlick & Reka Kovacs 6-2, 6-1
Nicole Pascual & Kat Borders beat Penn’s Alexandria Kumfer & Alexis Snelson 4-6, 6-2, 6-2