SARTELL - Third-seeded Jordan Peterson defeated both of the top two seeds on his way to capturing the Section 6-1A individual title and a berth in the Class 1A state tournament Thursday at Gold's Gym in Sartell.
In the semifinals, Peterson defeated second-seeded Jordan Otto of St. Cloud Cathedral 6-1, 7-6 and defeated top-seeded Nathan Korfe of Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 7-5, 6-2 to earn the section title.
Next up for Peterson is the individual state tournament which begins June 4 at the Reed-Sweatt Family Tennis Center in Minneapolis.
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