High School Sports

State high school tennis tournament begins Thursday

Six state champions will be crowned at the KHSAA State Tennis Tournament in Lexington this week.

The first and second rounds of singles and doubles will be contested Thursday.

Boys' team semifinals will conclude Thursday, with a 5:30 p.m. match between 11th Region champ Henry Clay and St. Xavier.

Third- and fourth-round matches in both singles and doubles will be Friday followed by the girls' team semifinals.

Boys' and girls' singles and doubles semifinals will kick off Saturday's action, with championship matches to follow at 11 a.m.