The Sequoyah Tennis Association had eight teams qualify to play at the USTA Tri-Level State Championship Tournament in LaGrange this past weekend, and three of those teams came away as State Champions and three as as runners-up.

The first picture is the team captained by Nicole Brown, of Calhoun, which won the Ladies 18&over 3.0/3.5/4.0 Division state title. Team members pictured from left to right on the front row are Lisa Quinn (Cartersville), Suni Carroll (Rome), Nicole Brown (Calhoun), Lawanna Wilson (Cartersville) and on the back row are Stephanie Rittenhouse (Calhoun), Tina Jones (Calhoun), Jennifer Rose (Chattanooga) and Bonnie Burden (Calhoun). Team members not pictured are: Jennifer Dudley (Calhoun), Sharon Meadows (Calhoun), Allison McMilian (Cartersville) and Karen Putzer (Cartersville).

The second  picture is the team captained by Wayne Harper, of Calhoun, which won the Men’s 18&over 3.0/3.5/4.0 Division state title. Team members pictured from left to right on the front row are Philip Schmidt (Calhoun), Scott Williams (Calhoun), Wayne Harper (Calhoun), Joe Remillard (Dalton) and on the back row are Chad Kelley (Calhoun), Walt Hartsfield (Calhoun), Joe Stewart(Calhoun) and Corey Baxter (Calhoun). Team members not pictured are: David Gibson (Fairmount), Eric Turner(Calhoun) and Dwight Hilley (Dalton).

The third picture is the team captained by Lee Charles, of Calhoun, which won the Men’s 40&over 3.5/4.0/4.5 division state title. Team members pictured from left to right on the front row are Raymond Chang (Calhoun), David Smith (Calhoun), Chris King (Cartersville), Brett Downey (Marietta), Mike Fuller (Dallas) and on the back row are Brett Downey (Marietta), Brian Proffitt (Calhoun), Lee Charles (Calhoun), Brett Atkinson (Smyrna) and Jacin Bagwell (Calhoun). Team members not pictured are: John Woody (Calhoun).

The fourth picture is the team captained by Teresa Cox, of Calhoun, which finished in second place in the Ladies 18&over 2.5/3.0/3.5 Division. Team members pictured from left to right on the front row are Sherry Peace (Rome), Terina Fowler (Calhoun), Amy Asbridge(Calhoun) and on the back row are Sue Gibson (Fairmount), Sabrina Wilsin (Calhoun) and Delilah Baxter (Calhoun). Team members not pictured are: Teresa Cox (Calhoun), Carrie Stocks (Calhoun), Heather O’Neal (Cedartown), Christi Bennett (Calhoun), Jennifer Rose (Chattanooga) and Dawn Wright (Dalton).

The fifth picture is the team captained by Kim Adams, of Calhoun, which finished in second place in the Ladies 40&over 3.5/4.0/4.5 Division. Team members pictured from left to right on the front row are Tracy Smith (Calhoun), Missy Bagwell (Calhoun), Melissa Metcalf (Dalton) and on the back row are Kim Adams (Calhoun), Mandy Wellborn (Rome), Kim Nance (Dalton) and Beth Jones (Chattanooga).

Not pictured is the team captained by Darryl Teems, of White, which finished in second place in the Men’s 40&over 3.0/3.5/4.0 Division. Team members include: Darryl Teems (White), Wayne Harper (Cahoun), Edward Jones (Calhoun), Rick Lovelady (Dalton), Steve Sheppard (Calhoun), Randy Johnston (Chattanooga), Barry Turem(Cartersville), Dwight Hilley (Chattanooga) and Joe Remillard (Dalton)