GEORGIA, FOUR SCHOOLS INTO NCAA
WOMEN'S ELITE EIGHT
Ron Cioffi | May 13, 2019
Numerous Southern colleges and universities - include the top four women's DI programs - are looking for championships in the 2019 NCAA and NAIA tournaments.
Five women's schools from USTA Southern are in the DI quarterfinals (with seeding): 1 Georgia, 2 North Carolina, 4 South Carolina, 5 Duke, and 8 Vanderbilt. In the men's tournament, defending champion 4 Wake Forest and 9 North Carolina remain in the fight. Quarterfinals, semis and finals will be played 5/17-19 at the USTA National Campus, Orlando, FL.
Here are the top 10 teams as of the weeks of April 11-April 23 from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings.ADVERTISEMENT
North Carolina, Georgia, South Carolina, Duke, Vanderbilt
Wake Forest, Mississippi State, North Carolina
Columbus State, USC-Aiken, Lander
Georgia Gwinnett, Xavier, Lindsey Wilson, Brenau, LSU Alexandria, William Carey
Georgia Gwinnett, Reinhardt, Middle Georgia State, Point, Xavier, William Carey, Union
Looking for NCAA championships page? Click here.
Here is the link for Tennis Channel, which will televise the women's and men's DI championships at the USTA National Campus, Orlando, FL.
Top photo by Kristin M. Bradshaw.