CCS Draws CAK, Notre Dame Plays Liberty In Class A/AA State Soccer

Sunday, October 27, 2013

The TSSAA Class A/AA girls soccer brackets were released on Sunday afternoon giving CCS and Notre Dame the first look at their draws.

 Chattanooga Christian drew Christian Academy of Knoxville for a 5:30 CST match at the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex Wednesday in Murfreesboro. 

CAK has won three of the last five Class A/AA state championships.  CPA won last years' Class A/AA state title over CAK. 

Notre Dame will play Liberty at 2:30 p.m. CST.

The A-AA semifinals will be played Thursday at 2:30 and 5 p.m., (CST) with the state finals Saturday at 1:30 p.m.

This is the first year the girls state tournament will not be played in Chattanooga.  

No local team qualified for the Division II or Class AAA state tournament.

Class A/AA State Tournament:  (Central times)

Liberty vs Notre Dame 2:30 p.m.

Fairview vs Knox Catholic 5 p.m.

Jackson Christian vs CPA 3 p.m.

CCS vs CAK 5:30 p.m.


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