Pierre Govs Tennis In State Tournament Today
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The Pierre Govs tennis team will head east today for the state tournament. The Govs coming off a good showing in the ESD conference tournament are hoping to use that going into the state tournament. There are 23 teams entered into this year’s 86th annual state tennis tournament.
There will be champions determined in six singles flights and three doubles flights over the course of three days. Sioux Falls Lincoln has dominated this tournament in the past and are going for a four peat this year.
First round singles matches begin at 8:00 a.m. with Flights 1 and 2 at McKennan Park, Flights 3 and 4 at Sioux Falls Washington, with Flights 5 and 6 at Brandon Valley. Doubles matches will start at 2:45 p.m. with Flight 1 at McKennan Park, Flight 2 at Sioux Falls Washington and Flight 3 at Brandon Valley.
Matches continue on Friday at McKennan Park, Sioux Falls Washington and Brandon at 8:00 a.m. On Saturday, play resumes at McKennan Park for all flights beginning with Flights 1-3 Doubles Championship Semi-finals starting at 8:00 a.m.
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