Freshman Dillon Nitz is headed to the IHSA Class 1A Tennis state finals after a second place finish at the Princeton Sectional Saturday.
Dillon Nitz qualified for the state tournament defeating Blake Stamberger (Mendota) 6-2, 6-0, Ethan Pullman (Geneseo) 6-0, 6-1 and Sam Bratt from Dixon 7-6 (7-1), 6-0 in the semifinals, before falling to Joey Miller of Alleman 4-6, 0-6 in the championship.
Henry Steinhagen lost his first match to Cam Phaken (Mendota) 5-7, 7-5, 2-6.
Andrew Ivarson and Carter Gearing lost their first match to Clark and Adams (LP) 4-6, 1-6.
Andrew Valentino and Mitchell Petrosky lost their first match to Romero and Salinas (Mendota) 2-6, 4-6.