Concord and Northridge sailed to 5-0 victories over Elkhart Memorial and Elkhart Central, respectively, in Concord Sectional boys tennis semifinals Thursday at Eastlake Athletic Club.

In a tight match, the Raiders' James Dugle edged the Blue Blazers' Andrew Salmon 6-4, 6-4 at No. 1 singles. At 2 doubles, Northridge was pushed to a second-set tiebreak.

The Northern Lakes Conference champion Minutemen (12-4) and defending sectional champion Raiders (12-5) meet in Friday's 4:15 p.m. championship at Concord.

At Goshen, Fairfield moved its perfect record to 20-0 with a 4-1 first-round win over NorthWood. Cam Stillson and Brent Mast claimed the Panthers' lone point with a 7-6 (2), 7-6 (3) thriller at 1 doubles.




Northridge 5, Central 0

Singles: James Dugle def. Andrew Salmon 6-4, 6-4. Simon Grevengoed def. Michael Beveridge 6-4, 6-1. Gabe Rodino def. Philip Stutzman 6-2, 6-1.

Doubles: Logan Corns/Luke Wogoman def. Jared Reid/Hunter Sauserman 6-1, 6-3. Eric Firstenberger/Drew Wheatley def. Dane Freiden/Adam Moon 6-3, 7-6.

Records: Northridge 12-5, Central 6-11.

Concord 5, Memorial 0

Singles: Will Boyer def. Brandon Bailey 6-0, 6-0. Alex Serwatka def. Michael Troyer 6-3, 6-0. Nathan Slabach def. Chris Troyer 6-1, 6-0.

Doubles: Nathan Hermon/Travis Hermon def. Justin Walter/Brett Wilson 6-1, 6-2. Freddy Buckingham/Jacob Lovette def. Dylan Lundgren/Tryston Swartz 6-0, 6-4.

Records: Concord 12-4, Memorial 2-14.

Next: Northridge vs. Concord in Concord Sectional championship Friday, 4:15 p.m. (if inclement weather, match will be postponed to Saturday).



(First Round)

Fairfield 4, NorthWood 1

Singles: Joel Mast (F) def. Jared Hoffman 6-0, 6-0. Clayton Bender (F) def. West Troyer 7-5, 6-2. Isaac Miller (F) def. Landon Holland 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles: Cam Stillson/Brent Mast (N) def. Jesse Grimm/Dylan Kaufman 7-6 (2), 7-6 (3). Joel Kropf/Aaron Streit (F) def. Trevor Klotz/Jack Wysong 6-3, 6-4.

Records: Fairfield 20-0, NorthWood 6-11.

Next: Goshen vs. Bethany Christian, Jimtown vs. Fairfield in semifinals Friday at Goshen Middle School, 4:30 p.m.




Penn 5, Marian 0

Singles: AJ Antonelli def. Cameron Rafinski 6-1, 6-2. Owen Klepe def. Evan Kovatch 6-2, 0-6, 7-5. Sid Das def. Joshua Bussan 6-0, 6-3.

Doubles: Mason Lee/Cole Pollyea (P) def. Michael Gray/Dominik Rafinski 6-0, 6-1. Eric Spaargaren/Jack Spalding def. Kenny Klimek/Michael Deranek 6-1, 6-1.

Other semifinal: SB Adams 5, Mishawaka 0.

Next: Penn vs. Adams in Penn Sectional final Friday, 4:30 p.m.

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