The executive director of TSSAA said there is no way they would allow the week-long high school sport state tournaments to be played at a park where guns are allowed.
A state law allowing people with carry permits to bring guns in parks goes into effect September first. However, local governments can opt out.
Murfreesboro's City Council decided last week to postpone voting on a measure to uphold its ban on handguns in city parks.
The state law allowing guns in parks takes effect September 1. Read more