Tennis Ends Fall Season At ITA Regional

     The San Jose State women's tennis team will compete in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association North-Western Championships hosted by Stanford this October 23-26.

     The tournament will host these ITA regional schools: California, Cal Poly, Fresno State, Gonzaga, Nevada, Oregon, Pacific, Sacramento State, Saint Mary's, San Francisco, San Jose State, Santa Clara, Stanford UC Davis, Washington and Washington State.

     The top-two singles finalists and the doubles champion of this regional tournament will earn a berth in the ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships in Charlottesville, Virginia on Nov. 6-9.

     San Jose State head coach Anh-Dao Nguyen-Church announced her lineup for the tournament on Tuesday:     Sabastiani Leon Chao, Chau Truong, Anna Guzman, Olivia Marshall, Sandra Florea and Emily Prescott.

     Prescott and Leon Chao are both coming off of consolation bracket final match appearances in the previous two fall series tournaments for the Spartans.

     "This tournament will have the toughest field of the three Fall tournaments our team plays in," said Nguyen-Church. "I'm excited for the ladies to play this tournament out in one big draw with the best teams the region has to offer."

     Matches will begin inside the Taube Family Tennis Stadium at Stanford on Saturday morning, October 23.