The 2017 Region 6-AAAAA Tournament was Tuesday, April 11 on the courts at Piedmont Park. Having an undefeated record in regular season region competition, the Lady Raiders earned a bye in the first round of the region tournament.
Grady emerged from the first round to face the Lady Raiders in the semi-finals. The Lady Raiders won 3-0 and advanced to play North Springs in the championship round. The Lady Raiders continued their winning ways and blanked North Springs 3-0 to earn the region trophy.
The Lady Raiders, as the Region 6-AAAAA champions, have a #1 seed for the 2017 State Tournament and will also host first round play. The Lady Raiders host Loganville, the #4 seed from Region 8-AAAAA, Tuesday afternoon, April 18, at 4pm. (view State Tournament brackets)
Region Tournament Match Notes
#1 Singles: Elizabeth Goines won both her matches 6-0,6-0
#2 Singles: Mia Hodges won her first match 6-3, 6-0, and did not have to complete her second match
#3 Singles: Lilly Blumenthal won 6-0, 6-1, and clinched the final match with a 7-5,6-1 win
#1 Doubles: Rachel Staley and Sarah Peljovich won both of their doubles matches 6-2,6-1 and 6-1,6-2
#2 Doubles: Maggie Regier and Anais Acree did not need to complete either of their matches due to the team clinching victories before they could finish