The Osakis girls tennis team heads to the state tournament as the Section 6A champions and ready to face Blue Earth Area after the state brackets were released.

Osakis, ranked sixth in the Oct. 9 Class A polls, opens play against seventh-ranked Blue Earth Area on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 10 a.m. at the Reed-Sweatt Family Tennis Center in Minneapolis.

Among other state entries, Virginia is ranked fifth, Litchfield third, Rochester Lourdes second and Blake is ranked first.

If the Silverstreaks defeat Blue Earth Area, they will advance to the semifinals match on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at 8 a.m. Osakis would face the winner of the Holy Family Catholic versus Virginia match in the semifinals.

If Osakis falls in the first round of tournament play, it will move to consolation play later in the day on Tuesday, Oct. 24th.