Sunday, March 15, 2020
FOURTH IN STATE: TRIBUTE TO BULLS GAP MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL TEAM (published 3-15-2020)
I had planned to post this on 3/8/2020, Women’s Day. The details follow, in the document that I finished on 2/16/2020. (This website does not format properly! Ignore formatting problems!) Bulls Gap population is 738. Bulls Gap Middle School girls’ basketball team included nine players. Read the details below on the other populations and team sizes. OUTSTANDING, Lady Bull Dogs! We are PROUD of you, each one!
2020 TMSAA Class A Girls' Basketball Tournament
BULLS GAP MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL
IS 4TH BEST IN STATE = TRAILBLAZERS!!!!
Sectional Quarterfinals (32 Teams)
Game 110 Tue. Feb. 4 5:30 PM, John Sevier Middle School, Kingsport
Lamar Elementary 34 (Jonesborough, TN 2020 population 5,051.)
Bulls Gap Middle 37
(Bulls Gap 2020 population 738 = 14.61% size of Jonesborough.)
Sectional Semifinals (“Sweet” 16 Teams)
Game 205 Thu. Feb. 6 7:30 PM, John Sevier Middle School
Ridgeview Elementary 35 (Gray, TN 2020 population 1,222.)
Bulls Gap Middle 50 (Bulls Gap 60.39% size of Gray.)
Section 1 Final Game 303 Sat. Feb. 8 1 PM John Sevier Middle School
Bulls Gap Middle 43 (9 on team.) WON in OT! = WON SECTIONAL!
(Bulls Gap 54.26% size of Roan Mountain.)
Cloudland Middle 42 (14 on team. Won Sectional Final 2019. Carter
Co. Roan Mountain, TN. 2020 population is
State Semifinals (FINAL 4 Teams)
Game 402 Fri. Feb. 14 (Valentine’s Day) 5:45 PM CST Stewarts Creek
Middle School: 400 Red Hawk Blvd, Smyrna, TN 37167
(Rutherford Co.). 3.75-hr. drive from Doug’s. 3-hr. drive from
Bulls Gap Middle (9 on team) 14 LOST
(Bulls Gap 31.35% size of South Fulton, TN.)
Section 4 Champion (as of 2/8/20, to have been determined)
WAS: Game: Mon. Feb. 10, 6 PM CST:
Rose Hill School (Jackson, TN) Lost 16
South Fulton Middle Sch. (12 on team.)
(Obion Co. South Fulton, TN. 2020 population is 2,354. Near Union
City, TN. Twin cities: Fulton, KY; South Fulton, TN. The towns split at
the state line.) Won 34
Consolation Game (for 3rd or 4th Place) (https://tssaasports.com/event/bracket.cfm?id=20190381)
Game 404 Sat. Feb 15 1:00 PM CST. At Stewarts Creek Middle School.
South Lawrence Middle 50 (Loretto, TN. Population 1,714. Lawrence
Bulls Gap Middle 14 LOSS (43.05% size of Loretto, TN)
WINS FOURTH PLACE IN TOURNAMENT. 32 TEAMS IN. BULLS GAP MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL IS 4TH BEST IN STATE!!!!
Game 403 Sat. Feb 15 1:00 PM. At Stewarts Creek High Sch.
Englewood Elementary 32 (McMinn Co. Same County as near Mrs.
Appalachian Irishman’s home town of
Etowah, TN. Englewood population
South Fulton Middle 22 (Deserved to lose! Moral victory!)