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2023 CDAB TOURNAMENT INFORMATION - ALL DIVISIONS

Division I Tournament Manager: Kathy Kinnard, P: 614-448-6607, Email: [email protected].
Division II Tournament Manager: Mike O'Callaghan, C: 614-314-4900, Email: [email protected].
CDAB Board Member Tennis Liaison: Jay Cauley, Assistant Athletic Director, Hilliard Davidson HS and Hilliard Weaver MS, 5100 Davidson Road, Hilliard 43026. P: 614-921-7230. Email: [email protected].
Participating Schools
DIVISION I
Schools Entering a Tournament Team (4 or more players):
Central District Schools: Big Walnut, Bishop Watterson, Canal Winchester, Centennial, Central Crossing, Delaware Hayes, Dublin Coffman, Dublin Jerome, Dublin Scioto, Franklin Heights, Gahanna Lincoln, Grove City, Groveport Madison, Hamilton Township, Hilliard Bradley, Hilliard Darby, Hilliard Davidson, Independence (Columbus), Lancaster, Marion Harding, Marysville, Mifflin, Mount Vernon, New Albany, Newark, Northland, Olentangy, Olentangy Berlin, Olentangy Liberty, Olentangy Orange, Pickerington Central, Pickerington North, Reynoldsburg, St. Charles, St. Francis DeSales (Columbus), Teays Valley, Thomas Worthington, Upper Arlington, Walnut Ridge, Watkins Memorial, West, Westerville Central, Westerville North, Westerville South, Whetstone, Whitehall-Yearling, Worthington Kilbourne. (47)
Southeast District Schools: Chillicothe, Logan. (2)

 
DIVISION II
Schools Entering a Tournament Team (4 or more players):
Central District Schools: Africentric Early College, Beechcroft, Bexley, Bishop Hartley, Bishop Ready, Bloom-Carroll, Buckeye Valley, Columbus Academy, Eastmoor Academy, Fisher Catholic, Grandview Heights, Granville,  Jonathan Alder, London, Madison Christian, Pleasant, River Valley (Caledonia), Wellington School, West Jefferson, Worthington Christian. (22)
East District Schools: Cambridge, Coshocton, HIland, West Holmes, Zanesville. (5)
Schools Entering Individuals (3 or fewer players):
Central District Schools: Cristo Rey Columbus. (1)
Sectional Tournament Information, Sites and Dates
Division I 
Dates  and Sites - TBA

Division II
May 10 and 13, 2023
Columbus Academy, 4300 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna 43230. Mike O'Callaghan, Manager, C: 614-314-4900, Email: [email protected]

Columbus School for Girls, 1885 North Cassady, Columbus, Pat Anderson, Manager, C: 614-946-4199, Email: [email protected]
   Note: Day 2 of Sectional Tournament play (May 13) will be held at Columbus Academy.
 
On Wednesday, May 10, Sectional Tournament play will begin at 9:00 a.m. at both sectional tournament sites.  On Saturday, May 13, BOTH sectional tournaments will be held at Columbus Academy for all remaining players with play will begining at 9:00 a.m.  Should weather or other emergency cause the tournament to be postponed, the tournament will conclude on May 11, 12, or 14, 2023 with time preferably not missing school. Coaches are reminded to check with players about possible concerns with AP test dates.

Division II District Qualifiers: Four singles winners and four doubles team winners from each sectional tournament to the District Tournament at Columbus Academy. 
District Tournament Information
DIVISION I
Dates and Site - TBA
SITE - TBA  Kathy Kinnard, Manager, P: 614-448-6607; Email: [email protected]
Sixteen singles winners and sixteen doubles team winners from the Central District will compete in the District Tournament. The tournament bracket is pre-drawn.  
 
Division I State Tournament Qualifiers:  Four singles winners and four doubles teams winner will advance to the State Tournament.
 
DIVISION II
May 17 and 20, 2023
Columbus Academy, 4300 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna 43230. Mike O'Callaghan, Manager, C: 614-314-4900, Email: [email protected] 
Eight singles winners and eight doubles team winners from the Central District will compete in the District Tournament. The tournament bracket is pre-drawn and will be posted following completion of sectional tournament play. 

Coaches will meet at the Columbus Academy tennis courts on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at 8:45 a.m. to receive final instructions. Play will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday and Saturday.  Should weather or other emergency cause the tournament to be postponed, the tournament will be completed on May 18, 19, or 21, 2023 with times preferably not missing school.  Coaches and players are expected to be available for play as necessary during the weekend.

 
Division II State Tournament Qualifiers:  Two singles winners and two doubles teams winner will advance to the State Tournament.

2022 SECTIONAL TOURNAMENT SEEDING

Seeding: Tournament information including seeding instructions and coaches login information will be emailed to the athletic administrator at each participating school by April 17, 2023. The 2023 tournament seeding of schools and entry of tournament rosters MUST be completed prior to the mandatory draw meeting of coaches to select a sectional tournament site. 
 
Please adhere to the seeding and meeting deadlines below as there are penalties for each missed deadline.
  • Tuesday, April 25, 2023 
    • 12:00 noon - Seeding Information Due (names and grades of players)
    • 3:00 p.m. - Team Seeding Voting Begins
  • Wednesday, April 26, 2023 - 9:00 p.m. - Team Seed Voting Ends
  • Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 8:00 p.m. - Sectional Tournament Site Selection
         VIRTUAL MANDATORY MEETING OF COACHES (using Microsoft Teams) to select sectional tournament sites.
  • Friday, April 28, 2023 - 3:00 p.m. - Seeding of Participants Begins
  • Saturday, April 29, 2023 - 12:00 noon - Participant Seeding Ends
  • Sunday, April 30, 2023 - 2:00 p.m - Placement of Participants on Brackets
         
    VIRTUAL MANDATORY MEETING OF COACHES (using Microsoft Teams) to place participants on tournament brackets.
MANDATORY Coaches Meetings: There will be TWO mandatory VIRTUALmeetings of coaches to complete the seeding and draw process for the boys tennis tournament. Both meetings are MANDATORY and schools will be penalized for not participating. Those meetings are:
Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 8:00 p.m., coaches will meet virtually to select their sectional tournament site. 
Sunday, April 30, 2023 at 2:00 p.m., coaches will meet virtually to place participants on the tournament brackets. 

Virtual Coaches Meeting Information: Bob Britton ([email protected]) will email each coach the links to their specific required coaches meetings prior to those meetings.  Coaches are encouraged to print any materials provided in those emails from Bob Britton to expedite the selection process. 
 
All coaches must participate in the mandatory VIRTUAL coaches meetings. Coaches should download the free Microsoft Teams app to the device they will be using for the meetings.  Here is the link that will allow you to create a free Microsoft Teams account.  Please create your free account prior to Tuesday, April 25, 2023.
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/free

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2022 Boys Tennis Tournament Brackets
Division I Division II
District:   Singles   Doubles
District:   Singles   Doubles
Hilliard 1 Sectional:   Singles   Doubles
Col. Academy SectionalSingles   Doubles
Hilliard 2 Sectional:   Singles   Doubles
CSG Sectional:   Singles   Doubles
Pickerington 1 Sectional:   Singles   Doubles
Pickerington 2 Sectional:   Singles   Doubles
March 6, 2023 Coaching and Tryouts Begin
Mar. 24 Season Begins
Apr. 10 Non-Interscholastic Date
Apr. 30 Sectional Tournament Draw
May 8-13# Sectional Tournament
May 15-20 District Tournament
May 26-27 State Tournament
June 3 Season Ends
# Unless an earlier date is established by a District Athletic Board (no earlier than two days prior to the established date)

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