May 11, 1997
TALLAHASSEE, FL — Both Florida State tennis teams received invitations to
NCAA regional action to begin this Friday. The men will travel to Richmond
(VA) for the Region II Tournament, which is hosted by Virginia Commonwealth
University. The women will go to Knoxville (TN) for Southeast Regional,
hosted by the University of Tennessee. Men’s regional winners will advance
to the NCAA Championships at the University of Georgia (May 23-26) while
the women’s winners move on to the University of Notre Dame (May 21-29).
The Seminole men (17-7) will face Virginia (16-7) in Friday’s
opening round match at 6:30 p.m on Friday, May 15th. The two teams are
among seven ACC schools selected for regional play.
The ACC also sent seven women’s teams to the post-season. The Lady
Seminoles (12-11) are scheduled to play Vanderbilt (18-7) at 9:00 a.m. on
Friday, May 15th.