Men's Tennis To Play At Wilson/ITA Mideast Men's Regional Championships
By ODU Athletics
Oct. 20, 2004
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The University of North Carolina will be hosting the Wilson/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Mideast Men's Regional Championships October 20-24. The singles finalists and doubles champion from this event will earn spots in the November 4-7 ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships at the University of Michigan.
Play this week will be at the Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center on the University of North Carolina campus.
In addition to host North Carolina, this event will feature the top players from Division I schools from: Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina.
Seventeen ITA Regional Championships for NCAA Division I men and women are taking place over these last two weekends of October at campuses throughout the country.
The 2004 ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships, the nation's premier collegiate indoor tennis tournament, is the second of three national championship events for college tennis this season. The first events - the Riviera/ITA Women's and IcyHot/ITA Men's All-American Championships - were held earlier this month, and the third event is season-ending NCAA Championships in May. The ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships feature a 32-player singles field and 16-team doubles field for men and women, including: qualifiers from these Wilson/ITA Regional Championships held across the country, the ITA National Small College champions, top performers from the ITA All-American Championships and at-large card selections made by the ITA National Tournament Committee. Overall, more than 7,000 players from nearly 600 schools participate annually in the ITA Regional and National Intercollegiate Championships.
ITA INDOOR TENNIS
Schedule of Play:
Wednesday: Rd of 32 Doubles Qualifying beginning at 7PM @ UNC
Thursday: Rd of 64 Singles Qualifying beginning at 8:30 AM @ Duke and UNC Rd of 32 Singles Qualifying to follow Rd of 16 Doubles Qualifying to follow Rd of 48 Doubles Main Draw to follow (16 matches) N.B. 6 pm
Friday Rd of 96 Singles Main Draw beginning at 8:30 AM @ Duke and UNC Rd of 64 Singles Main Draw to follow Rd of 32 Doubles Main Draw to follow
Saturday Rd of 32 Singles Main Draw beginning at 9 AM @ UNC Rd of 16 Singles Main Draw to follow Rd of 16 Doubles Main Draw to follow
Sunday Quarter finals Singles Main Draw beginning at 9AM @ UNC Semi finals Singles Main Draw to follow Quarter finals Doubles Main Draw to follow Semi Finals Doubles Main Draw to follow
Monday Finals Singles beginning at 10AM @ UNC Finals Doubles