The seeds for the 2014 DIAA Tennis Championships were announced today, with Caesar Rodney and St. Thomas More players earning several top seeds.

The tournament begins Saturday in various locations running through Wednesday when the championships will be held at the University of Delaware Field House.

In the boys’ 1st Singles bracket, Caesar Rodney’s Nikola Sigan was named the fourth seed in the state championships, earning a first round bye. While St. Thomas More’s Justin Zaragoza claimed the eighth seed earning the final first round bye in the first round.

Caesar Rodney’s Parker Barton and St. Thomas More’s Anthony Caruso earned top seeds and first round byes in the boys’ 2nd Singles bracket.

CR’s Trey Parker earned the second seed and a first round bye in the boys’ 3rd Singles bracket.

CR and St. Thomas More earned more top seeds in the boys’ doubles bracket.

Riders Alex Feuerstein and Donnan Gravelle earned the second overall seed and a first round bye. While St. Thomas More’s Nicholas Reyes and Jhun Lin earned the seventh seed and a first round bye.

In the 2nd Singles bracket, CR’s Neil Patel and Cyrus Shanehsaz earned the third seed and a first round bye. While St. Thomas More’s Alec Wills and Kevin Stover earned the seventh seed.

In the girls’ 1st Singles bracket CR’s Parker Halle earned the second overall seed and a first round. St. Thomas More’s Maria Sadusky earned the fifth seed, and a first round bye.

CR’s Sloan Barton earned the first overall seed in the girls’ 2nd Singles bracket, while St. Thomas More’s Danielle Ruczyniski claimed the seventh seed.

Hannah Morris claimed another top seed for the Riders in the girls’ 3rd Singles bracket.

St. Thomas More’s Meghan Muprhy and Sarah Pool claimed the top spot in the girls’ 1st Doubles bracket, while Caesar Rodney’s Caroline connection, Caroline Bennett and Caroline Pangle earned the fifth overall seed.

Jessica Ament and Clare Mangubat claimed the top seed in the girls’ 2nd Singles bracket for Caesar Rodney, and St. Thomas More’s duo of Therese Sadusky and Kelley Northam earned the seventh seed to round out the local top seeds.

The tournament begins Saturday, below is the schedule including sites for each bracket:

Boys Bracket

1st Singles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ Caesar Rodney

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ Caesar Rodney

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

Finals – Wednesday 2:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

2nd Singles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ Caesar Rodney

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ Caesar Rodney

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. (Top Half @ U of D Field House, Bottom Half @ Dickinson)

Finals – Wednesday 2:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

3rd Singles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ St. Thomas More

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ St. Thomas More

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ Dickinson

Finals – Wednesday 1:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

1st Doubles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ Smyrna

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ Smyrna

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ Sanford

Finals – Wednesday 1:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

2nd Doubles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ Smyrna

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ Smyrna

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ Sanford

Finals – Wednesday 1:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

Girls Bracket

1st Singles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ U of D Field House

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

Finals – Wednesday 2:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

2nd Singles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ St. Andrew’s

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ St. Andrew’s

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. (Top Half @ U of D Field House, Bottom Half @ Dickinson)

Finals – Wednesday 2:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

3rd Singles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ St. Andrew’s

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ St. Andrew’s

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ Dickinson

Finals – Wednesday 1:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

1st Doubles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ Middletown

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. @ Middletown

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ Sanford

Finals – Wednesday 1:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House

2nd Doubles

1st & 2nd Rounds – Saturday 9:00 a.m. @ Appoquinimink

3rd Round – Monday 3:30 p.m. (Top Half @ St. Andrew’s, Bottom Half @ Middletown)

Semifinals – Tuesday 3:30 p.m. @ Sanford

Finals – Wednesday 1:30 p.m. @ U of D Field House