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Deerfield Tennis Wins State Championship

April 18, 2007

Tifton -- The Deerfield-Windsor girls tennis team went into the GISA state tournament as the defending doubles state champions.

In last years event it was the Lady Knights Taylor Hawke and Jenny Kitchen beating teammates Courtney Kelley and Haley Fulford for the title.

Wednesday it was Hawke and Fulford teaming up, taking on Augusta Prep in the Class AAA doubles state finals.

The Lady Knights will defend their state title in straight sets, winning the championship 6-4, 6-4.

In the Boys Class-A doubles semifinals, Terrell Academy's Keaton Icard and Eric Carlson are knocked out by the team from John Hancock 7-5, 4-6, 6-0.

Tiftarea's Govind Chhina is runner-up in the boys AA singles.

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