MAC Tennis Tournament Begins Today

Updated 4/27/2006

The 2006 Mid-American Conference Men's and Women's Tennis Tournaments get underway today at Toledo (men's) and Oxford (women's). Regular season champions Ball State (men's) and Western Michigan (women's) hope to duplicate their pre-tournament performances. The women's competition has one match today as No. 8 Akron takes on No. 9 Northern Illinois at 10 a.m. The women's quarterfinals is Friday, semifinals Saturday and championship on Saturday. The men's events begin today at 10 a.m. with the quartefinals, followed by the semifinal rounds on Friday and championship match Saturday.

The matchups are as follows:

MAC Women's Tennis Championship Schedule
Site: Miami Tennis Courts, Oxford, Ohio
Rain Site: Riverside Racquet Club

April 27 - Thursday
No. 8 Seed Akron vs. No. 9 Seed Northern Illinois, Noon

April 28 - Friday
No. 4 Seed Toledo vs. No. 5 Seed Eastern Michigan, 10:00
No. 3 Seed Miami vs. No. 6 Seed Ball State, 10:00
No. 1 Seed Western Michigan vs. Winner No. 8 vs. No. 9, 2:00
No. 2 Seed Buffalo vs. No. 7 Seed Bowling Green , 2:00

April 29 - Saturday
Winner No. 1/8/ 9 vs.Winner No. 4/5, 1:00
Winner No. 2 /7 vs. Winner No. 3/6, 1:00

April 30 - Sunday
Championship, 1:00

MAC Men's Tennis Championship Schedule
Site: UT Varsity Courts, Toledo, Ohio
Rain Site: Laurel Hill

April 27 - Thursday
No. 3 Seed Toledo vs. No. 6 Seed IPFW, 10:00
No. 4 Seed Buffalo vs. No. 5 Seed Northern Illinois, 2:00

April 28 - Friday
No. 1 Seed Ball State vs. Winner No. 4/5, 10:00
No. 2 Seed Western Michigan vs. Winner No. 3/6, 2:00

April 29 - Saturday
Championship, 1:00