Starr’s Mill High School (GA) and Vestavia Hills high School (AL) Won the 2016 Tournament
The 4th Annual Blue Angel Southern Invitational High School Team tennis tournament was held March 4 and 5, 2016 in Pensacola at the Roger Scott Tennis Center, Bayview Park Tennis Courts and newly resurfaced Washington High School courts.
The Boy’s event was won by Starr’s Mill High School over Brookwood High (GA).
Boys Winner Starr’s Mill
Boys Runner-Up Brookwood
The Girl’s event was won by Vestavia over Blessed Trinity (GA).
Girls Winner Vestavia
Girls Runner-Up Blessed Trinity
Team Sportsmanship awards, which were decided by a vote of the coaches, were presented to Winter Park for the Girls and Blessed Trinity for the Boys.
Girls Sportsmanship Award Winter Park
Boys Sportsmanship Award Blessed Trinity
Players and coaches received commemorative long sleeve t-shirts and pizza both days for their teams at lunch. Again for the second consecutive year, the weather was absolutely beautiful.
This year’s teams included hosts Pensacola Catholic and Pensacola Washington and eleven others as follows: 1) Baton Rouge Catholic (LA), 2) Blessed Trinity High School (Roswell, GA), 3) The Bolles School (Jacksonville, FL), 4) Brookwood High School (Snellville, GA), 5) Chiles High School (Tallahassee, FL), 6) Leon High School (Tallahassee, FL), 7) Oxford High School (MS), 8) St. Mary’s Dominican School (New Orleans, LA), 9) Starr’s Mill High School (Fayettevile, GA), 10) Vestavia Hills High School (Vestavia, AL) 11) Winter Park High School (FL).