Tennis Teams Prepare for UNF Fall Invitational
Thursday, October 08, 2009 | by Michael Pierce
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FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Florida Gulf Coast University men’s and women’s tennis teams will be traveling to Jacksonville this weekend to participate in the UNF Hampton Inn 9A & Baymeadows Fall Tennis Invitational tournament. The ITA-sanctioned tournament will feature approximately 30 teams from around the nation and will be held from Friday, Oct. 9-Sunday, Oct. 11.

The tournament features men's and women's singles flighted A/B/C draws, as well as men's and women's doubles flighted draws. Matches will take place at the UNF Tennis Center, located on the University of North Florida campus in the athletics complex. If needed, matches will be played at the FCCJ Tennis Courts, located at 11901 Beach Blvd., just over two miles from campus.

 Some of the teams participating in the tournament along with FGCU and host UNF include a handful of Atlantic Sun schools, including Belmont, ETSU, Jacksonville, Mercer, and USC Upstate. Other schools participating include Indiana, Bethune-Cookman, Georgia Southern, UAB, UCF, Samford, Coastal Carolina, South Carolina State, and Troy.

Individual draws for all of the singles and doubles brackets are available at fgcuathletics.com. The official tournament page can be found here.