Students show their Cannon County pride in the closing seconds of the Lionettes 57-51 win against No. 2 Elizabethton in the quarterfinals of the TSSAA Class AA Championships Thursday. (TONY STINNETT photo).
MURFREESBORO - Waiting has been the hardest part for Cannon County.
Anticipation of the Lionettes' first state tournament appearance in 19 years subsides today when No. 8 Cannon County (29-7) faces No. 2 Elizabethton (34-1) in the TSSAA Class AA Girls State Tournament at Murphy Center. Tipoff is 11:30 a.m.