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March 6, 2019

Dear Students, Parents, Staff and Community,

We are delighted to announce that the Fayetteville High School Boys’ Basketball Team has advanced to the Boys’ State Basketball Tournament.  The Tigers are among the top 8 Class A teams in the state of Tennessee!!!!  They will play Humboldt High School at MTSU in Murfreesboro on Thursday, March 14 at 6:00 p.m.  The winner will advance to play on Friday, March 15 at 6:00 p.m.  The championship game will be held on Saturday.


Please read the following closely:

All 3 schools will dismiss at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, 3/14 so that we may run bus routes and return to take pep buses, players and cheerleaders to Murfreesboro.

Players’ bus will leave at 2:20.

Pep buses will leave at 2:45.

Pep buses will be furnished to students free of charge.  Tickets are $10 at the gate or may be purchased online at TSSAA website.  Parking is $5.

We are not allowed to livestream; however, NFHS Network broadcasts the entire tournament for $9.99.  You may subscribe at the TSSAA Homepage.

There will be a special send-off for our Tiger Basketball team and coaches when they depart.  We are so proud of our student-athletes and coaches.  GO TIGERS, WIN STATE!!!


Respectfully yours,     

Dr. Janine M. Wilson, Superintendent