Men's Tennis Opens Schedule At Southern Intercollegiate Championships

September 07, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 7, 2006

ATHENS, Ga. - The Old Dominion men's tennis team will open up its fall season this weekend at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex on the campus of the University of Georgia for the 38th annual Southern Intercollegiate Championships. This year's field will consist of players from 35 different schools.

The tournament will be comprised of three singles divisions and two doubles divisions. Div. I and II singles will feature full 64-man draws, while Div. III will be a 60-man bracket. There will also be two doubles divisions, with approximately 40 teams each.

Drawsheets with match results and scores will be periodically updated online at Tournament Central, located at www.georgiadogs.com. They will not be initially released until Thursday evening.

The Southern Intercollegiate Championships is the South's oldest fall tournament. Originated in 1968, the tournament attracts many of the top collegiate players in the region.

Play is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Friday morning.