Women's Tennis To Host NCAA Regional
May 7, 2012
The Middlebury College women's tennis team will make its ninth trip to the NCAA Tournament in the last 10 years when they host a six-team regional from May 11-13. Middlebury will take on the winner of the Ithaca/Scranton match on Saturday, May 12th at 10:00 a.m., while Bowdoin meets the Wellesley/Mt. St. Mary winner at 2:00 p.m. The winners meet in the regional final on Sunday at noon. Check out the OFFICIAL REGIONAL WEBSITE.
The Middlebury women enter the weekend with a record of 10-9 in NCAA Tournament play and a record of 14-3 in ’11-’12. The Panthers advanced to the semifinals in ’05 and the quarterfinals in ’07 and are currently ranked fourth in the latest ITA National poll. The Panthers opened the season 11-0 before falling 6-3 at top-ranked Williams. Middlebury has played 11 matches against teams ranked in the top 20, falling only to Williams and third-ranked Amherst twice.
2012 NCAA Women’s Tennis Regional – Middlebury College
First Round - Friday, May 11
Ithaca (11-7) vs. Scranton (9-5) – 10:00 a.m.
Wellesley (16-6) vs. Mt. St. Mary (NY) (13-3) - 2:00 p.m.
Second Round - Saturday, May 12
Ithaca/Scranton winner vs. Middlebury (10-5) – 10:00 a.m.
Wellesley/Mt. St. Mary winner vs. Bowdoin (11-8) - 2:00 p.m.
Regional Finals - Sunday, May 13 - 12:00 p.m.