The East Nashville Eagles defeated the CPA Lions 47-35 in the TSSAA DI-AA Girls Basketball Tournament 1st round on Thursday. Erica Haynes-Overton led the Eagles with 16 points, while Le’Jzae Davidson added 12 and Kaia Upton chipped in 9 for East Nashville. East led 25-24 at the half, but the Eagles held CPA to only 11 points in the 2nd half. Kenedi Hambrick paced the Lions with 14 points.
East Nashville will now play Westview at 6:00 PM on Friday.