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TKA Middle School Girls Basketball Team Finishes 2nd in Tournament
- February 17, 2016
- Posted by: Jerry Atchley
- Category: Basketball
The TKA middle school girls basketball team concluded their season February fifth with a strong finish in the KISL conference tournament. The Lady Lions began the tournament ranked third overall with a 7-2 league record. In the semifinals the Lady Lions knocked off second seeded Episcopal School of Knoxville, who the Lady Lions had previously lost to in regular season play, earning the team a trip to the championship game against St. Joseph’s. The Lady Lions played an excellent defensive game holding St. Joseph’s to only 23 points, but it was not enough to secure a win. The Lady Lions concluded the season in second place with 23-16 loss to St. Joseph’s. The entire team contributed to a successful tournament; Jennifer Sullivan and Jenna Timmerman were awarded All-Tournament honors and Jennifer Sullivan was awarded All-League honors during regular season play.