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University of Wisconsin to host 2009 ITA National Women's Team Indoor Championships

August 3, 2009 04:43 PM

University of Illinois to host 2009 ITA National Men's Team Indoor Championships

SKILLMAN, N.J.
– The University of Wisconsin women's tennis team will host 16 of the top teams in the nation at the 2009 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) National Women's Tennis Team Indoor Championships. The tournament will take place Feb. 13-16 at the A.C. Nielsen Tennis Stadium in Madison, Wis.

"The ITA is delighted to have our Championships return to A.C. Nielsen Tennis Stadium," said David A Benjamin, Executive Director of the ITA. "All our varsity student-athletes are looking forward to participating in this great event and we are most appreciative of the University of Wisconsin for serving as the host institution for the 22nd consecutive year at one of the ITA's most prestigious events."

"The National Indoor Championship is such a great event," said Wisconsin women's head coach Brian Fleishman. "All of the teams and coaches really enjoy making their way to Madison come February. It is an early look at how the NCAA tournament will look in May. There are no easy matches at the Team Indoors, and everybody gets better by seeing what they need to work on for the rest of the season."

In addition to the host Badgers and defending champion Georgia Tech, this year's 16-team field includes: Baylor, California, Clemson, Duke, Florida, Fresno State, Georgia, Miami, North Carolina, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Southern California, Stanford and UCLA. On the women's side, 12 of 15 No. 1 seeds from the Kick-Off Weekend have advanced to the National Team Indoors for a chance to capture the crown.

Baylor: Currently ranked No. 4 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 62 Princeton and No. 61 Virginia Tech.

California: Currently ranked No. 2 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 48 Long Beach State and No. 37 Washington.

Clemson: Currently ranked No. 11 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 41 Boise State and No. 26 Auburn.

Duke: Currently ranked No. 9 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 35 VCU and No. 32 Ohio State.

Florida: Currently ranked No. 7 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 70 Oklahoma State and No. 55 Western Michigan.

Fresno State: Currently ranked No. 15 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 31 Denver and No. 12 Vanderbilt.

Georgia: Currently ranked No. 6 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 53 Mississippi and No. 45 Marshall.

Georgia Tech: Currently ranked No. 8 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 25 TCU and No. 21 Arizona State.

Miami (FL): Currently ranked No. 13 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 47 Utah and No. 23 Tennessee.

North Carolina: Currently ranked No. 18 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 19 Michigan and No. 27 William & Mary.

Northwestern: Currently ranked No. 1 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 46 New Mexico and No. 34 Tulsa.

Notre Dame: Currently ranked No. 17 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 44 Pepperdine and No. 14 Arkansas.

Stanford: Currently ranked No. 5 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 51 Colorado and No. 36 Illinois.

UCLA: Currently ranked No. 3 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 64 Minnesota and No. 24 LSU.

USC: Currently ranked No. 10 in the ITA Rankings. Advanced with victories over No. 66 Michigan State and No. 29 Texas A&M.

Wisconsin: Currently ranked No. 68 in the ITA Rankings. Serving as the host institution for the 22nd consecutive year.

* ITA Rankings released on Jan. 29, 2009

About the Intercollegiate Tennis Association
As the governing body of collegiate tennis, the ITA promotes both the athletic and academic achievements of the collegiate tennis community. The ITA, which was founded in 1956 and is based in Skillman, N.J., administers numerous regional and national championships, the ITA Collegiate Summer Circuit, presented by the USTA, and the ITA Rankings for men's and women's tennis at the NCAA Divisions I, II and III, NAIA and Junior College levels. The ITA also has a comprehensive awards program for players and coaches to honor excellence in academics, leadership and sportsmanship. The official ITA web site is www.itatennis.com.

 

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