Scotties To Face N.C. Wesleyan in USA South Quarterfinals

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - After the completion of the Conference regular season, the seeding for the 2017 USA South Women's Tennis Tournament has been determined. The tournament consists of the top-four teams in each of the Conference's two divisions and will begin Thursday, April 13 and continue through Saturday, April 15 in LaGrange, Georgia as a part of the USA South Spring Sports Festival. Matches will be split between the LaGrange College varsity courts and the McCluskey Tennis Center.

Agnes Scott has secured the #3 seed out of the West Division, and will face off with East #2, N.C. Wesleyan, at 2:00 pm on Thursday at LaGrange College. The Scotties, in their first year in the conference, have won five consecutive USA South matches, led by junior Maddie Hoffman, who finished the season with the division's best record at the No. 1 singles spot (6-1). First-Year Lizzy Engsberg has also had an outstanding season for the Scotties, going undefeated at the No. 2 spot in conference play, and holding a record of 12-1 overall in the spring.

Please continue to visit the Tournament Website for up-to-date information.

Women's Tennis Tournament Website Women's Tennis Bracket Spring Sports Festival Website


The 2017 Women's Tennis Tournament seeding is as follows:

East Division
Seed Team Conf. Record
#1 Methodist 7-0
#2 N.C. Wesleyan 6-1
#3 Meredith 5-2
#4 Averett 4-3
--- Ferrum 3-4
--- William Peace 2-5
--- Mary Baldwin 1-6
--- Greensboro 0-7
West Division
Seed Team Conf. Record
#1 Covenant 7-0
#2 Huntingdon 6-1
#3 Agnes Scott 5-2
#4 LaGrange 4-3
--- Piedmont 3-4
--- Maryville 1-6
--- Salem 1-6
--- Wesleyan 1-6


Women's Tennis Tournament Schedule (all times EST)
(all matches played either at LaGrange College or McCluskey Tennis Center)

First Round - Thursday, April 13
Match #1: West #4-LaGrange vs. East #1-Methodist - 2:00 pm (McCluskey)
Match #2: East #3-Meredith vs. West #2-Huntingdon - 2:00 pm (LaGrange)
Match #3: East #4-Averett vs. West #1-Covenant - 2:00 pm (McCluskey)
Match #4: West #3-Agnes Scott vs. East #2-N.C. Wesleyan - 2:00 pm (LaGrange)

Semifinals - Friday, April 14
Match #1 Winner vs. Match #2 Winner - 2:00 pm (site TBA)
Match #3 Winner vs. Match #4 Winner - 2:00 pm (site TBA)

Finals - Saturday, April 15
Semifinal Winners - 2:00 pm (McCluskey)