Terre Haute South sophomore Lauren Hambrock advanced to the individual state finals for girls high school tennis Saturday with wins over Brittany Barger of Norwell (6-0, 6-2) and Sarah Cai of West Lafayette (7-5, 6-1) in matches played at Kokomo.
“Lauren just played fantastic,” South coach Bill Blankenbaker said.
Hambrock will play Friday at Indianapolis.
The Braves’ No. 1 doubles team of sophomore Sofia Saylor and freshman Pam Dorman to Fort Wayne Carroll’s Taylor Stanchin and Mackenzie Schoeff.
The Carroll duo won 6-2, 6-7 (4), 6-1.
“I’m very proud of them. To play well at this level for two underclassmen says a lot for their future,” South coach Bill Blankenbaker said.
• LIC team named — The Little Illini all-conference team has been announced.
Three players from Casey and two from Marshall made the first team. Casey and Cumberland tied for first in the final standings.
Little Illini Conference
Casey — Maleah Neal, Tiarra Black, Conner Cutright.
Cumberland — Audrey Casey, Kaylee Carlen, Kyla Thornton.
Edwards County — Kaeli James, Crimson Jones.
Flora — Meg Hout.
Hutsonville-Palestine — Erikka Patterson.
Lawrenceville — Amerae Miller.
Marshall — Cheyenne Thompson, Addie Grooms.
Newton — Brittany Fore, Carysn McCoy.
Oblong — Baylee Sparks.
Olney — Sarah Hill.
Robinson — Sonnie Givens.
Casey — Brigette Belt.
Cumberland — Taylor Layton, Jenna McMechan.
Edwards County — Kristyn Medler, Kaitlin Schmitler, Olivia Loudermilk.
Hutsonville-Palestine — Katie Williams.
Lawrenceville — Heather Miller, Lindsey Baker.
Marshall — Macy Shaffner, Madison McNeely.
Newton — Emily Kerner.
Oblong — Hallie Allen, Emily Lockhart.
Olney — Keregan Coleman, Kayelee Royse, Alyssa Spillman..
Robinson — Olivia Hickey.
Casey — Saidee Brandenburg.
Cumberland — Ashley Gregor.
Flora — Kenzie Jennings.
Hutsonville-Palestine — Halen Revelle.
Lawrenceville — Shyloh Hearn.
Marshall — Abbie Sweitzer.
Newton — Ginny Sandschafer.
Oblong — Kelci Dunlap.
Olney — Taylor Barrick.
Robinson — Kirbie Mendenhall.
• Final poll — The Indiana High School Golf Coaches Association released its final poll of the season Friday.
Top 20 — Hamilton Southeastern, Columbus North, Westfield, Zionsville, Carmel, Fort Wayne Dwenger, Center Grove, Corydon, Bloomington South, Pendleton Heights, Plainfield, Noblesville, Lebanon, Indianapolis North Central, Floyd Central, Perry Meridian, Madison, Franklin, Lake Central, Mooresville.
Also — NorthWood, Jasper.