LA Tech Earns No. 10 Seed, Faces No. 7 WKU in C-USA Tournament

April 16, 2018

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RUSTON – For the first time since 2001, Louisiana Tech and WKU will face off on the tennis courts as part of the first round of the 2018 C-USA Women’s Tennis Championship hosted by Old Dominion University.

LA Tech (9-11) earned the No. 10 seed for a second straight year and will take on No. 7 WKU (8-7) at 8 a.m. CT on Thursday, April 19 at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center in Norfolk, Virginia. The facility, which hosted the 2014 C-USA Tournament, includes eight indoor and 12 outdoor courts.

The Lady Techsters lead the all-time series with the Hilltoppers, 7-6. The last meeting came on April 20, 2001 in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament in Mobile, Alabama.

All 14 league teams will be competing in the four-day event. The winner of LA Tech-WKU will advance to the quarterfinals to take on No. 2 seed Rice. Earning the No. 1 seed was the FIU Panthers.

All 14 league teams will compete in the four-day event.

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