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NCAA Announces Automatic Bids

10 of 16 teams named for Women's Tennis Championship.

May 6, 1998

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The NCAA announced 10 of the 16 teams that will compete in the 1998 NCAA Division I Women's Tennis Championship, which will be held at the University of Notre Dame from May 21-29. The top 10 teams in the country receive an automatic bid to the event, while the other six teams will be the winners of NCAA regional tournaments.

The 10 teams that received automatic bids and their records are in alphabetical order: Arizona State (13-6), BYU (22-2), California (18-5), Duke (24-3), Florida (23-0), Georgia (19-4), Mississippi (16-5), Stanford (24-1), Texas (22-5) and Wake Forest (17-8).

Stanford is currently the top ranked team in the country, according to the latest rankings by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. Florida is ranked second followed by Georgia, Duke and Texas.

The NCAA Championship consists of a 16-school team tournament, a 64-players singles tournament and a 32-team doubles tournament. The field for the singles and doubles tournament will be announced on Friday. First round pairings and times of matches for the team tournament will be announced after completion of regional play.


 

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February 12
3:30 PM
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February 14
1:00 PM
Michigan
Ann Arbor, Mich. (Varsity Tennis Center)
February 17
TBA
Purdue
West Lafayette, Ind. (Schwartz Tennis Center)
February 20
11:00 AM
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February 21
2:00 PM
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February 26
TBA
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Boston, Mass. (TBA)
February 28
TBA
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y. (Drumlins Tennis Center)
March 6
TBA
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Coral Gables, Fla. (Neil Schiff Tennis Center)
March 8
9:00 AM
East Carolina
Puerto Rico (TBA)
March 8
3:00 PM
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Puerto Rico (TBA)
March 18
3:30 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)

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March 24
TBA
North Carolina State
Raleigh, N.C. (J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center)
March 26
11:00 AM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center)
April 1
3:30 PM
Florida State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 3
TBA
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Ambler Tennis Center)
April 8
3:30 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 10
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion or Courtney Tennis Center)

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April 15
3:30 PM
Virginia Tech
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April 17
TBA
Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia (Snyder Tennis Complex)
April 20
All Day
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Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
April 21
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Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
April 22
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Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
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Cary, N.C. (Cary Tennis Center)
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