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Prep Tennis: Litch tops Fridley in Section 5A

Litchfield's Zach Fredman hits a forehand return during the 1-doubles match at Litchfield on Thursday. Fredman and partner Aaron Carlson defeated Fridley's Richard Raymond and Cody Seaburg 6-1, 6-1. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton

LITCHFIELD -- The Litchfield Dragons eliminated Fridley 6-1 on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Section 5A tennis tournament.

Litchfield (5-8), the No. 4 seed, won its third straight match.

The Dragons advance to play Breck on Monday in the semifinals. The Mustangs are the section's No. 1 seed.

Aaron Carlson-Zach Fredman, at 1-doubles, won 6-1, 6-1 to lead a sweep of doubles by the Dragons.

Litchfield's Zach Hedtke won at 1-singles, 6-4, 6-3.

Litchfield 6, Fridley 1


(1) Zach Hedtke, Lit, def. Tyler Antil 6-4, 6-3 (2) Dominic Devine def. Ben Schlictmann 6-0, 6-1 (3) Zach Hedtke def. Christian Kahng 6-2, 6-0 (4) Max Fite, Fri, def. Jacob Hughes 6-0, 6-0


(1) Aaron Carlson-Zach Fredman, Lit, def. Richard Raymond-Cody Seaburg 6-1, 6-1 (2) Brennan Rosenow-Nate Adams, Lit, def. Charlie Benson-Hendrik Thien 6-4, 6-2 (3) Sam Zender-Will Heidgerken, Lit, def. Kevin Solz-Pat Cahn 6-2, 6-0