TROY — Northmont senior Marissa Anderson placed second in the sectional tournament last weekend to qualify for district play.
Anderson defeated Kayla Secrest from Fairborn 6-0, 6-0, Rachel Burton from Butler 6-0, 6-0, and Kristen Hooker from Wayne 6-0, 6-1 on Wednesday to qualify for district. The semifinals and finals were played on Saturday to determine the sectional champion as well as seeding for the District tournament.
Anderson defeated Xia Lin of Butler in the semifinals in a long, three set match 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 before falling to Hannah Essick of Troy in the finals 6-4, 6-4.
Anderson will compete at district on Thursday, October 13 at the ATP Tennis Center in Cincinnati at 9 a.m.