McCallie, Baylor Tennis Teams Fall in State Semis

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - by B.B. Branton

BlueCross Spring Fling XX - Tennis Update - D-II AA Boys

 

MURFREESBORO - 5/21/13 -- In this morning's TSSAA D-II AA boys semifinal matches, three-time defending state champs MBA defeated Baylor, 5-1, and Memphis University School topped McCallie, 4-0.

MBA and MUS meet for the title Wednesday at 10 a.m. EST.

MBA defeated MUS in the 2012 finals and beat Baylor the previous two years.

Individual results to follow and will also be posted on tssaa.org

 

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

 

 

 

 


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