The T-Double-S-Double-A Spring Fling, the Olympic-style state tournament sports event for five spring sports begins today (Monday) here in Rutherford County.
Track and field begins today with the pentathlon and decathlon. Tomorrow (Tuesday), it's the first day for baseball, softball, boys soccer and track and field continues. Tennis will begin on Wednesday.
NewsRadio WGNS will have lots of coverage of baseball and softball this week. Siegel, Stewarts Creek and Central Magnet baseball all punched their tickets to the Fling by winning sectional contests. Siegel and Stewarts Creek softball are also among the state tournament field.
In baseball, Siegel will play Summitt at Siegel. Stewarts Creek will battle Ravenwood at Oakland. Central Magnet plays Greeneville at Smyrna. All games begin at 4pm Tuesday.
Stewarts Creek opens up softball play Tuesday at 5:30 versus Brighton at Star Plex. Siegel won't play until Wednesday morning at 11:30. They'll battle Clarksville.