The Ballard girls’ tennis team will have three individuals competing at the Class 1A girls’ state singles and doubles meet this Thursday and Friday at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex in Iowa City.
Emily Jurgensen qualified in singles play and Meredith Ossian and Olivia Astarita will compete in doubles play.
Jurgensen opens up against No. 4 seed Allison Jasper of Cedar Rapids Xavier. In doubles play, Ossian and Astarita will take on the No. 2-seeded team of Caroline Ott and Elizabeth Ott of Dubuque Wahlert.
Competition begins at 10 a.m. Thursday.