VSU Tennis to Host NCAA Regionals

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VALDOSTA, Ga. – Valdosta State has been selected to host the 2008 NCAA Region Men’s and Women’s Tennis Tournaments according to an announcement made by the NCAA on Wednesday.

Play will begin in both tournaments on Thursday, May 8, although VSU will not play until Friday, May 9.

In the women’s region, Tuskegee will face off against North Alabama at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday. The winner of the match will play the VSU women at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, with the winner advancing to the NCAA Championship in Houston, Texas May 14.

On the men’s side, North Alabama and Delta State will play at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday with the winner facing the Blazers at 1:00 p.m. on Friday.

The Lady Blazers compiled a 14-5 record during the 2008 regular season while winning the GSC Regular Season and Tournament titles. The men were 13-5 on the year and also won the GSC Tournament.