ORLANDO, Fla. - The Saint Joseph's women's tennis team caps the 2017-18 season this week at the Atlantic 10 Conference Women’s Tennis Championship at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida.
Seeded 11th in the 14-team field, the Hawks open play in the on Wednesday with a first round match versus sixth seed Massachusetts at 3 p.m. Should Saint Joseph's win, it would advance to play either third seed Davidson or 14th seed St. Bonaventure at 3 p.m. in the quarterfinals on Friday.
The semifinals of the A-10 Championship will be played Saturday at 1:00 p.m. and the title match is set for Sunday at 1:00 p.m. and will be broadcasted on the A-10 Network. The winner of the A-10 Championship receives an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The early rounds of the A-10 Championships will be streamed through the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Center website. The free streaming for the early rounds will allow viewers to select which court to follow, with dedicated cameras on each court. Live scoring will also be available for every round.
Every match of the championship will be played at the state-of-the-art USTA National Campus, which is hosting both the A-10 Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championship for the second-straight year. The 63-acre USTA Center, which includes a 12-court collegiate tennis area, houses the USTA headquarters as well as player development center and 100 courts designed for different levels of play. In addition to the 12 hard courts, the collegiate area features a future tournament show court. The collegiate courts have seating for 1,200 spectators.
Admission will be free for the A-10 Championships.