2017 NAC Women's Tennis Championship Pairings Released: Colby-Sawyer No. 1
Five-time defending champion, Colby-Sawyer, has earned the top seed in the 2017 North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Women's Tennis Championship Tournament, which will be hosted by the Chargers on Saturday, October 7.
Colby-Sawyer finished the regular season a perfect 7-0 in conference play and 10-0 overall. The Chargers will square off against the No. 4 seed, MCLA (4-5 overall, 4-3 NAC), while Castleton (9-4, 6-1) earned the No. 2 seed and will take on No. 3 Husson (6-3, 5-2)
The semifinal round will begin at 10:00 a.m., with the winners meeting in the final round an hour after the opening matches are complete. Please note, all dates and times are tentative and subject to change due to inclement weather.
The NAC champion will receive an automatic berth to the 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championship.
2017 NAC WOMEN'S TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Hosted by Colby-Sawyer
Semifinals - 10:00 a.m.
Match 1 - No. 4 MCLA (4-5 overall, 4-3 NAC) at No. 1 Colby-Sawyer (10-0, 7-0)
Match 2 - No. 3 Husson (6-3, 5-2) vs. No. 2 Castleton (9-4, 6-1)
Match 3 - Winner of Match 1 vs. Winner of Match 2
**In 2017, the women's tennis partnership with the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) is no longer necessary, as the NAC received an automatic qualifier for the NCAA Tournament. The winner of the NAC Championship on October 7 will earn a bid into the NCAA Tournament in the spring.