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2021 SECTIONAL TOURNAMENT SEEDING

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Seeding: Tournament information including seeding instructions and coaches login information will be emailed to the athletic administrator at each participating school by April 22, 2021. The 2021 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. 
 
MANDATORY Coaches Meetings: There will be TWO mandatory virtual meetings of coaches to complete the seeding and draw process for the boys tennis tournament.  On Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 8:00 p.m., coaches will meet vurtually to select their sectional tournament site.  On Sunday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m., coaches will meet virtually to place participants on the tournament brackets.  Both meetings are MANDATORY and schools will be penalized for not participating.

Virtual Coaches Meeting Information: Jim Hayes ([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 Jim Hayes to expedite the selection process. 
 
Please adhere to the seeding and meeting deadlines below as there are penalties for each missed deadline.
  • Tuesday, April 27, 2021 
    • 12:00 noon - Seeding Information Due (names and grades of players)
    • 3:00 p.m. - Team Seeding Voting Begins
  • Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 9:00 p.m. - Team Seed Voting Ends
  • Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 8:00 p.m. - Sectional Tournament Site Selection
         VIRTUAL MANDATORY MEETING OF COACHES (using Microsoft Teams) to select sectional tournament sites.
  • Friday, April 30, 2021 - 3:00 p.m. - Seeding of Participants Begins
  • Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 12:00 noon - Participnat Seeding Ends
  • Sunday, May 2, 2021 - 2:00 p.m - Placement of Participants on Brackets
         
    VIRTUAL MANDATORY MEETING OF COACHES (using Microsoft Teams) to place participants on tournament brackets.
VIRTUAL MANDATORY COACHES MEETINGS using MICROSOFT TEAMS: 
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 Thursday, April 29, 2021.
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/free

2021 DIVISION I TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Division I Tournament Manager: Kathy Kinnard, P: 614-448-6607; Email: [email protected]
CDAB Board Member Sport Liaison: Jay Cauley, Assistant Athletic Director, Hilliard Davidson and Hilliard Weaver Middle School, 5100 Davidson Road, Hilliard, 43026. P: 614-921-7230
; Email: [email protected]
 
2021 Division I Sectional Tournament Brackets
Hilliard Sectional - Singles Bracket Hilliard Sectional - Doubles Bracket
Pickerington - Singles Bracket Pickerington - Doubles Bracket
Reynoldsburg 1 - Singles Bracket Reynoldsburg 1 - Doubles Bracket
Reynoldsburg 2 - Singles Bracket Reynoldsburg 2 - Doubles Bracket

Division I Sectional Tournaments: May 11 and 15, 2021
May 13 & 15 - Hilliard Bradley High School, 2800 Walker Road, Hilliard 43026. Coleen Baker, Manager. C: 614-400-7886. 
May 13 & 15 - Pickerington High School Central, 300 Opportunity Way, Pickerington 43147. Kelli Rings, Manager, C:
614-837-0922.
May 11, 13 & 15 - Reynoldsburg High School, Summit Campus, 8579 Summit Road, Reynoldsburg 43068. Steve Hoffman, Manager. C: 614-589-0662.
There will be two sectional tournaments at Reynoldsburg HS, Summit Campus.  Reynoldsburg 1 will be May 11 and 15.  Reynoldsburg 2 will be May 13 and 15.

Central District Schools: Big Walnut, Canal Winchester, Central Crossing, Delaware Hayes, Dublin Coffman, Dublin Jerome, Dublin Scioto, Franklin Heights, Gahanna Lincoln, Granville, 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, South (Columbus), St. Charles, Teays Valley, Thomas Worthington, Upper Arlington, Walnut Ridge, Watkins Memorial, West, Westerville Central, Westerville North, Westerville South, Whetstone, Whitehall-Yearling, Worthington Kilbourne. (46)
East District Schools: Zanesville (1)
Southeast District Schools: Chillicothe, Logan, Marietta. (3)

Online Seeding: There will be two seperate mandatory seeding sessions and both will be conducted online using the link under the Seeding section above.  See specific deadlines above. Mandatory seeding of schools will be conducted from Tuesday, April 27 through Wednesday, April 28, 9:00 p.m.  Mandatory seeding of singles player and doubles team entries will occur from Friday, April 30 at 3:00 p.m. through Saturday, May 1 at 12:00 noon.
Site Selection Draw Meeting: Assignment of schools to a sectional site will be held at a MANDATORY VIRTUAL meeting of coaches on Thursday, April 29 at 8:00 p.m.
Placement of Players Draw Meeting: Placement of participating players and doubles teams on the sectional tournament brackets will take place at a MANDATORY VIRTUAL meeting of coaches on Sunday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m.
 
Should weather or other emergency cause the tournament to be postponed on Monday/Thursday, the make-up day is Wednesday, May 12/Friday, May 14. The semifinals and finals of the sectional tournaments are scheduled for Saturday, May 15. Weather may cause the tournament to be played on Sunday, May 16. Play will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.
 
District Qualifiers: Four singles winners and four doubles team winners from each sectional tournament to the District Tournament at Reynoldsburg High School, Summit Campus.

Division I District Tournament: May 20 and 22, 2021
2021 Division I District Tournament Brackets
District Singles Bracket District Doubles Bracket
Reynoldsburg High School, Summit Campus, 8579 Summit Road, Reynoldsburg 43068.  Kathy Kinnard, Manager. C: 614-448-6607, Email: [email protected].
Four singles winners and four doubles team winners from each of the Central District sectional tournaments will compete in the district tournament of 16 qualifiers. The district tournament bracket will be pre-drawn.  Coaches will meet at Reynoldsburg High School, Summit Campus tennis courts on Thursday, May 20, at 8:30 a.m. Matches will be called after the coaches’ meeting, and play will begin at 9:00 a.m. Two rounds of play will be held on Thursday, and two rounds of play will be held on Saturday.  In case of rain or other emergency, the tournament will be completed as determined by the tournament manager.  Friday is the rain date for Thursday.  Players and coaches are expected to be available for play as necessary during the weekend.
State Qualifiers: Four singles winners and four doubles team winners to the State Tournament.

2021 DIVISION II TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Division II Tournament Manager:  Mike O'Callaghan, C: 614-314-4900, Email: [email protected]
CDAB Board Member Sport Liaison: Jay Cauley, Assistant Athletic Director, Hilliard Davidson and Hilliard Weaver Middle School, 5100 Davidson Rd, Hilliard 43026. P: 740-344-3594; Email: [email protected].
 
2021 Division II Sectional Tournament Brackets
Columbus Academy 1 - Singles Bracket Columbus Academy 2 - Singles Bracket
Columbus Academy 1 - Doubles Bracket Columbus Academy 2 - Doubles Bracket
 
Division II Sectional Tournaments: May 11, 13, and 15, 2021
There will be two Division II sectional tournaments at Columbus Academy
 
May 11 & 15 - Columbus Academy 1 Sectional: 4300 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna 43230. Mike O'Callaghan, Manager, C: 614-314-4900, Email: [email protected]
May 13 & 15 - Columbus Academy 2 Sectional: 4300 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna 43230. Mike O'Callaghan, Manager, C: 614-314-4900, Email: [email protected]
On Tuesday and Thursday, play will begin at 8:30 a.m.  On Saturday, play to begin at 9:00 a.m.  Should weather or other emergency cause the tournament to be postponed, the tournament will be concluded on May 21, 23 and 24, 2021  (with times preferably not missing school).

Participating Schools: Africentric Early College, Beechcroft, Bexley, Bishop Hartley, Bishop Ready, Bishop Watterson, Bloom-Carroll, Buckeye Valley, Centennial, Columbus Academy, Cristo Rey Columbus, Eastmoor Academy, Fisher Catholic, Grandview Heights, Jonathan Alder, London, Madison Christian, Marion-Franklin, Pleasant, River Valley (Caledonia), St. Francis DeSales (Columbus), Wellington School, West Jefferson, Worthington Christian.  (23)
 
Online Seeding: There will be two seperate mandatory seeding sessions and both will be conducted online using the link under the Seeding section above.  See specific deadlines above. Mandatory seeding of schools will be conducted from Tuesday, April 27 through Wednesday, April 28, 9:00 p.m.  Mandatory seeding of singles player and doubles team entries will occur from Friday, April 30 at 3:00 p.m. through Saturday, May 1 at 12:00 noon.
Site Selection Draw Meeting: Assignment of schools to a sectional site will be held at a MANDATORY VIRTUAL meeting of coaches on Thursday, April 29 at 8:00 p.m.
Placement of Players Draw Meeting: Placement of participating players and doubles teams on the sectional tournament brackets will take place at a MANDATORY VIRTUAL meeting of coaches on Sunday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m.
 
District Qualifiers: Four singles winners and four doubles team winners from each sectional tournament to the District Tournament at Columbus Academy. 
 
Division II District Tournament: May 20 and 22, 2021
Due to COVID-19 all sites are TENTATIVE and subject to change
 
2021 Division II District Tournament Brackets
District Singles Bracket District Doubles Bracket

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 district tournament will be pre-drawn. 

The tournament brackets will be posted following the completion of sectional tournament play.  Coaches will meet at the Columbus Academy tennis courts on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 8:45 a.m. to receive final instructions. Play will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday and Saturday.  Should weather or other emergency cause the tournament to be postponed, the tournament will be completed on October 16, 18 or 19, 2020 (with times preferably not missing school).
 
State Qualifiers: Two singles winners and two doubles team winners will advance to the State Tournament.
 

2021 Boys Tennis Calendar

March 8, 2021 Coaching and Tryouts Begin
Mar. 26 Season Begins
Apr. 12 Non-Interscholastic Date
May 2 Sectional Tournament Draw
May 10-15# Sectional Tournament
May 17-22 District Tournament
May 28-29 State Tournament
June 5 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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