In girls’ tennis
➜ At Pekin. Danville placed third and Centennial wound up fourth at the eight-team Class 2A Pekin Sectional that concluded Saturday.
Centennial’s doubles pairings of Aviv Sagiv and Leah Luchinski placed second in doubles. Sagiv and Luchinski defeated the Danville tandem of Kedzie Griffin and Lexi Ellis 6-2, 7-6 (1) in the semifinals before Lauren Myers and Sarah Gustafson of Moline won 6-1, 7-5 in the title match. The Danville duo Ava Towne and Josie Hotsinpiller lost 6-3, 6-3 to Myers/Gustafson in the semifinals before facing their teammates, Griffin and Ellis, in the third-place match. Griffin and Ellis came out on top, winning 6-7 (2), 6-0, 7-5 to place third, while Towne and Hotsinpiller ended up in fourth.
In boys’ cross-country
➜ At Peoria. Sam Lambert paced all locals during the Big 12 Meet at Detweiller Park, with the…