Spring Fling Tennis Brackets Are Set

Six Chattanooga Teams to Compete

Sunday, May 19, 2013 - by B.B. Branton

Led by two-time defending state champion Baylor girls, six Chattanooga teams will compete this week in the BlueCross Spring Fling XX state tennis tournament at Old Fort Park in Murfreesboro.

Competing in D-I A-AA are Notre Dame boys and Chattanooga Christian girls, while Baylor boys and girls, McCallie and GPS will compete in D-II AA.

 

Complete Tennis Brackets are posted on tssaa.org

all times listed are Eastern time

Final Four - 

Tuesday - Semifinals ... Wednesday -  Finals

Location: Old Fort Park in Murfreesboro

Cost - Parking - $5 per day

 Tuesday - Semifinals

D-I A-AA  Boys

1 p.m. - Notre Dame vs. Christian Academy of Knoxville

D-I A-AA Girls

4 p.m. - Chattanooga Christian vs. Christian Academy of Knoxville

D-II AA Boys

10 a.m. - McCallie vs. Memphis Univ. School

10 a.m. - Baylor vs. MBA

D-II AA Girls

Noon - Baylor vs. Harpeth Hall

Noon - GPS vs. Hutchison

 

Wednesday - Championship Finals

D-I A-AA Boys  - 10 a.m.

D-I A-AA Girls - 2:30 p.m.

D-II AA Boys - 10 a.m.

D-II AA Girls - 12:30 p.m.

 

contact B.B. Branton at william.branton@comcast.net

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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