Women's Tennis Hosts NCAA Regional

Women's Tennis Hosts NCAA Regional
Barry University women's tennis team will host one of two NCAA South Regionals for the fifth straight year beginning Saturday. Photo by Jim Hogue

NCAA Women's Tennis Bracket


MIAMI SHORES, Fla. – Barry University women’s tennis team will host one of two NCAA Division II South Regionals Saturday and Sunday at Buccaneer Tennis Center.

The Buccaneers drew a bye into Sunday’s noon championship match, and will play the winner of Saturday’s 9 a.m. semifinal between Rollins (17-6) and West Florida (23-4). Barry is the No. 1 seed in the South. Rollins earned the fourth seed, and West Florida the fifth.

The regional champion will advance to the NCAA Championships May 14-17 at Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs, Fla., to be hosted by the Sunshine State Conference.

This marks the fifth straight year the Bucs will host a regional to open the NCAA Tournament. Barry is making its 23rd appearance in the NCAA Tournament.

Barry is coming off its fifth consecutive Sunshine State Conference Tournament title – a league record. Earlier this season, the Buccaneers claimed the first SSC regular season title.

Women's Tennis
NCAA Division II South Regional
Buccaneer Tennis Center, Miami Shores

Saturday, May 3
9 a.m. - #4 Rollins (17-6) vs. #5 West Florida (23-4)

Sunday, May 4
Noon - #1 Barry (23-1) vs. Rollins-West Florida winner