SNHU Earns Top Seed in Upcoming NE10 Men's Tennis Championship

SNHU Earns Top Seed in Upcoming NE10 Men's Tennis Championship

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Southern New Hampshire Records Second-Straight Undefeated Regular Season

MANSFIELD, Mass. - Southern New Hampshire finished the NE10 portion of their schedule undefeated for the second consecutive year, and have earned the #1 seed in the 2017 Northeast-10 Conference Men's Tennis Championship which begins on Tuesday.

For the full schedule and seedings for this year's Championship, see below.

It's the second NE10 regular-season title and second-straight undefeated conference regular season (10-0) in Penmen history.

Merrimack will be the second seed after putting together a 9-1 mark in the conference.

The Warriors and the Penmen both receive a bye in the First Round of competition, and each will host a Semifinal Match Thursday afternoon.

The 2017 NE10 Championship Final match will take place at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 22 at the highest remaining seed.

2017 NE10 Men's Tennis Championship

1. Southern New Hampshire (9-0)
2. Merrimack (7-2) *
3. Adelphi (7-2) *
4. Bentley (5-4) **
5. Le Moyne (5-4) **
6. Assumption (4-5) *** 

* Merrimack earned the #2 seed based on a head-to-head win vs. Adelphi.
** Bentley earned the #4 seed based on a head-to-head win vs. Le Moyne
*** Stonehill also finished with a 4-5 record; Assumption earned the #6 seed based on a head-to-head win vs. Stonehill.

Tuesday, April 18th  

First Round ­
Match 1: #6 Assumption at #3 Adelphi, 2:00 pm *
Match 2: #5 Le Moyne at #4 Bentley, 2:00 pm *

*Please note that 2pm is listed time for outdoor play; should matches be moved inside due to inclement weather, times may change.

Thursday, April 20th  

Semifinals
Match 3: Winner of Match 1 at #2 Merrimack, 2:00 pm *
Match 4: Winner of Match 2 at #1 Southern New Hampshire, 2:00 pm *

*Please note that 2pm is listed time for outdoor play; should matches be moved inside due to inclement weather, times may change.

Saturday, April 22nd 

Championship
­ at Highest Remaining Seed
Match 5: Match 3 Winner vs. Match 4 Winner ­ 1:00 p.m. at Higher Seed

ABOUT THE NE10
The NE10 is an association of 15 diverse institutions serving student-athletes across 24 NCAA Division II sports. Together we build brilliant futures by embracing the journey of every student-athlete. 

Each year, 4,500 student-athletes compete in conference championships, making the NE10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the NE10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.