The North Area’s top two boys singles players could potentially collide Thursday in the semifinals of the Central Section Division I team tennis playoffs.
Viran Batth leads defending D-I team champion and second-seeded Bullard against No. 3 Clovis North and Daly Meinert.
Batth is seeded second in the North Area individual tournament, while defending section singles champion Meinert is top seeded.
The winner of the Bullard-Clovis North match, scheduled to start at 4 p.m. at the Knights’ courts, advances to face top-seeded Clovis West or No. 4 Stockdale.
Clovis West saw a streak of five straight D-I titles snapped last season by Bullard, which won its 14th section crown. Clovis West has 17 section titles.
The rest of Thursday’s semifinals:
The D-V final features No. 7 Liberty-Madera Ranchos at No. 1 Granite Hills.
Finals in the others divisions are next Wednesday.