Kori Hamilton has been named the District 4-A Player of the Year, headlining a large charge of Tellico Bears receiving regular season honors.
Jaden Hollinghead, Joell Stinnett, Chloe Ratledge and Maggie Hooper — the rest of the Tellico Plains Lady Bears starting lineup — have been named to District 4-A All-District team.
Logan Cox, Evan Harris and Major Carter have been named to the District 4-A All-District team on the boys side. Eli Johnson and Jace Lynn have been named honorable mentions.
Tellico Plains Lady Bears Coach Gary Tucker has been named the District 4-A Coach of the Year.
The Lady Bears have clinched the top seed in the District 4-A Semifinals as well as a berth in the Region 2-A tournament. Tellico Plains will start their postseason on Feb. 20 at 3 p.m., hosting the winner of the to be determined four and five seed opening round game.
The Tellico Plains boys’ second place finish in District 4-A has also clinched a spot in the Region 2-A tournament. The Bears will host Copper Basin in the District 4-A semifinals on Feb. 19 at 6 p.m.
The full District 4-A Tournaments are as follows:
(6) TBD at (3) TBD — Thursday, Feb. 18
(5) TBD at (4) TBD — Thursday, Feb. 18
Winner of (6/3) at (2) TBD — Saturday, Feb. 20
Winner of (5/4) at (1) Tellico Plains — Saturday, Feb. 20, at 3 p.m.
Loser of (6/3 at 2) and loser of (5/4 at Tellico Plains) at higher seed — Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m.
Winner of (6/3 at 2) and winner of (5/4 at Tellico Plains) at higher seed — Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m.
(3) Copper Basin at (2) Tellico Plains — Friday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m.
(4) Sale Creek at (1) CSAS — Friday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m.
Loser of (Copper Basin at Tellico Plains) and loser of (Sale Creek at CSAS) at higher seed — Monday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m.
Winner of (Copper Basin at Tellico Plains) and winner of (Sale Creek at CSAS) at higher seed — Monday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m.