13th-ranked Tigers Travel to St. Louis for NCAA Men's Tennis Play
May 4, 2009
May 4, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — The 21-3 and 13th-ranked DePauw men's tennis team opens NCAA Division III play at Washington University with a second-round match on Saturday, May 9, against 18-9 Grinnell College.
Carthage (17-6) and Westminster, Mo. (13-6) play on Friday and that winner takes on second-ranked Washington (19-2) on Saturday.
Saturday's winners meet in Sunday's third-round for the right to compete in the national quarterfinals at Claremont McKenna-Harvey Mudd-Scripps Colleges on May 19.
The Tigers earned automatic qualification into the 41-team field by winning the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament.
DePauw is making its 15th appearance in the Division III Championships and 11th straight dating back to 1999.
Match times will be available later.