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Men’s and Women’s Tennis Ready For ACC Tournament

April 18, 2002


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida State men’s and women’s tennis teams travel to Raleigh, North Carolina to compete in the 2002 ACC Tennis Tournament. The Tournament will be from April 18-21 at the Millbrook Exchange Park The Seminoles’ men’s team enters the tournament ranked fifth in the conference and 52nd nationally. The Seminoles boast a record of 12-9 overall and 4-4 in league play. The Florida State women’s team is ranked 48th nationally and are 2-6 in the ACC and 10-13 overall. The Lady Seminoles are seeded eighth in the tournament.


The men’s team will face fourth seeded Georgia Tech on Friday at 9 a.m. While the women will face Maryland, the seventh seed, on Thursday at 10 a.m.


The women’s team features two players ranked nationally. Anca Dumitrescu is ranked 42nd, while Christina Denny breaks into the rankings for the second time this season at 107th.


Senior Xavier Luscan is ranked 46th for the men’s team.


Men’s Championship Schedule


Thursday, April 18


#7 Virginia vs. #8 Maryland – 10 a.m.


#1 Duke vs. #9 NC State – Not before 1 p.m.


Friday, April 19


#4 Georgia Tech vs. #5 Florida State – 9 a.m.


Winner #7/#8 vs. #2 North Carolina – Not before 12 noon


#3 Wake Forest vs. #6 Clemson – Not before 3 p.m.


Saturday, April 20


Winner #1/#9 vs. Winner #4/#5 – 10 a.m.


Winner #7/#8 and #2 vs. Winner #3/#6 – Not before 1 p.m.


Sunday, April 21


Finals – 11 a.m.





Women’s Championship Schedule


Thursday, April 18


#7 Maryland vs. #8 Florida State – 10 a.m.


#1 Duke vs. #9 NC State – Not before 1 p.m.


Friday, April 19


#4 Clemson vs. #5 Georgia Tech – 9 a.m.


Winner #7/#8 vs. #2 North Carolina – Not before 12 noon


#3 Wake Forest vs. #6 Virginia – Not before 3 p.m.


Saturday, April 20


Winner #1/#9 vs. Winner #4/#5 – 10 a.m.


Winner #7/#8 and #2 vs. Winner #3/#6 – Not before 1 p.m.


Sunday, April 21


Finals – 11 a.m.

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