Four Spartans To Play In ITA Northwest Regionals

Julianna Bacelar is the lone Spartans senior in action this weekend.
Oct. 8, 2014


 

 

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Four San José State University women's tennis players - Marie Klocker, Gaelle Rey, Julianna Bacelar and Malin Cubukcu - will take part in the
USTA/ITA Northwest Regional Championships at Stanford University beginning Friday.

For the eighth straight season, Stanford's Taube Family Tennis Stadium will serve as the host site for the tournament. 

In addition to San José State and Stanford, the ITA's Northwest Region schools are comprised of the following: California, Cal Poly, Eastern Washington, Fresno State, Gonzaga, Oregon, Pacific, Portland, Portland State, Sacramento State, Saint Mary's, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Seattle, UC Davis, Washington and Washington State.

The Northwest Regional is part of the USTA/ITA Division I Regional Championships, which feature the top men's and women's collegiate tennis players and take place from October 9-21 at over 20 campuses nationwide.

In the USTA/ITA Division I Regional Championships, NCAA Division I men and women face off with singles and doubles champions from each of the twelve regions advancing into the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships, held November 6-9 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.   

Friday's action begins at 8:30 a.m. with the first two rounds of singles and the opening slate of doubles. The competition continues Saturday with two more rounds on both sides with the quarterfinals set for Sunday. Semifinals for singles and doubles are contested Monday, before the championship matches on Tuesday. 

Draws will be announced at a later time.