Prep Tennis Region Results

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Four doubles teams and two singles players from the Chattanooga area (D-I Region 3) have qualified for next week's state tournament at Old Fort Tennis Center in Murfreesboro.

go to tssaa.org to view state tournament brackets

Region 3 AAA Finals

Girls Doubles - Finals

Abigail Ellis-Chloe Mitchell (Soddy Daisy) def. Mallory McWherrer-Lexi Bowman (Rhea County), 6-4, 7-5 ... SD team trailed 5-2 in the second set before winning the final five games

Region 4 A-AA

Girls Doubles Champions - Allwyn Fisher-Kylila Tucker (Signal Mtn)

Region 3 A-AA Finals

(all champions advance to Spring Fling state championship next week in Murfreesboro)

* Girls Singles Final:

Katie Delay (Boyd Buchanan) def. Makenna Thomas (Boyd Buchanan) 6-3, 4-6, 6-2

Girls Singles Semi Finals:

K. Delay (BB) def. Alex Bonner (Chattanooga Central) 6-4, 5-7, 6-3
M. Thomas (BB) def. Michelle Phillips (Hixson) 6-3, 6-0

* Girls Doubles Final:

Emily Wilt & Mattie Sue Nafie (Collegedale) def. Kinsey Anderson & McKayla Hicks (Silverdale) 6-3, 6-2

Girls Doubles Semi Finals:

Wilt & Nafie (C) def. Katie Lawson & Rachel Thornbury (Red Bank) 6-0, 6-0
Anderson & Hicks (S) def. Brianna Canty & Brittney Canty (Brainerd) 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5)

* Boys Singles Final: 

Blake Savard (Grace) def. Alex Condra (Hixson) 6-3, 6-2

Boys Singles Semi Finals:

B. Savard (G) def. Josh Reed (Red Bank) 6-0, 6-0
A. Condra (H) def. Colt Drennon (Grace) 6-2, 6-1

* Boys Double Finals:

Jake Harden & Grayson Hartness (Boyd Buchanan) def. Carl Phillips & Kevin Nguyen (Hixson) 3-6, 6-1, 7-5

Boys Doubles Semi Finals:

Harden & Hartness (BB) def. Cody Schmidt & Daniel Cox (Red Bank) 6-0, 6-0
Phillips & Nguyen (H) def. Spencer Pflug & Ivan Snyder (Collegedale) 6-3, 6-4

Note: Jake Harden-Grayson Hartness are the first boys doubles team from Boyd Buchanan to advance to the state tournament.

Repeat Winners: Katie Delay (Boyd Buc) and Blake Savard (Grace) are repeat region winners.
 
contact B.B. Branton at william.branton@comcast.net


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