The Tusculum College Women's tennis team has earned the #2 seed
for the South Atlantic Conference Tennis Championship, which begins
Thursday on the campus of Brevard College in Brevard, north
The Pioneers, who finished 19-4 overall and 10-1 in conference action, earned a bye into Friday's semifinal round. Tusculum will play at 9 a.m. Friday against the winner of Thursday's quarterfinal match between #3 seed Queens University of Charlotte and #6 seed Coker.
On the other side of the bracket, top-seeded Wingate University will play Friday at 9 a.m. against the winner of the quarterfinal on Thursday between #4 seed Newberry and #5 seed Lincoln Memorial.
The semifinal winners will meet on Saturday at 9 a.m. for the conference championship and the automatic bid to the NCAA Division II Tournament. Tusculum has won two conference tournament championships, in 2004 and 2014.
2016 South Atlantic Conference Women's Tennis Championship
at Brevard College (Brevard, N.C.)
Thursday, April 21 - Quarterfinals
Match 1: #4 Newberry vs. #5 Lincoln Memorial, 9:00am
Match 2: #3 Queens vs. #6 Coker, 9:00am
Friday, April 22 - Semifinals
Match 3: #1 Wingate vs. winner match 1, 9:00am
Match 4: #2 Tusculum vs. winner match 2, 9:00am
Saturday, April 23 - Championship
Match 5: winner match 3 vs. winner match 4, 9:00am