Pairings Set For The 2007 CAA Women's Tennis Championships
April 17, 2007
RICHMOND, Va. -- The pairings have been released for the 2007 CAA Women's Tennis Championship, which will be held April 19-22 at the Huntington Park Tennis Center in Newport News, Va.
This year's championship features two of the nation's top 30 teams in 16th-ranked William & Mary and 26th-ranked VCU. VCU is the defending tournament champion, but W&M has claimed 18 of the past 21 crowns.
The women's tournament gets underway with three first-round matches on Thursday at 11:30 a.m.. Sixth-seeded James Madison takes on #11 Hofstra, #7 Delaware meets #10 George Mason and #8 Towson faces #9 Drexel.
Quarterfinal action begins on Friday with #4 Georgia State taking on #5 UNC Wilmington at 9 a.m., followed by #1 William & Mary against the Towson/Drexel winner at 11:30. Second-seeded VCU faces the Delaware/George Mason victor at 2 p.m., followed by #3 Old Dominion against the JMU/Hofstra winner at 4:30 p.m.
Both semifinal matches will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, with the championship set for 10 a.m. on Sunday.
2007 CAA WOMEN'S TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP
April 19-22 - Huntington Park Tennis Center - Newport News, Va.
April 19 - First Round
#6 James Madison vs. #11 Hofstra - 11:30 a.m.
#7 Delaware vs. #10 George Mason - 11:30 a.m.
#8 Towson vs. #9 Drexel - 11:30 a.m.
April 20 - Quarterfinals
#4 Georgia State vs. #5 UNC Wilmington - 9 a.m.
#1 William & Mary vs. Towson/Drexel winner - 11:30 a.m.
#2 VCU vs. Delaware/Mason winner - 2 p.m.
#3 Old Dominion vs. James Madison/Hofstra winner - 4:30 p.m.
April 21 - Semifinals
GSU/UNCW winner vs. W&M/Towson-Drexel winner - 10 a.m
. VCU/Delaware-Mason winner vs. ODU/JMU-Hofstra winner - 10 a.m.
April 22 - Championship
Women's Championship Match - 10 a.m.