NCAA Tennis Schedule Set: Cardinal Women Face TCU, Men Open With Duke

May 15, 2006

The first-ever combined Men's and Women's NCAA Championship will begin at Stanford's Taube Tennis Center on Thursday, May 18 with the top-ranked Cardinal women continuing their quest for a third straight national championship. The women will face TCU Thursday at 6:00 pm while the Cardinal men open play on Saturday, May 20 at 3:00 pm against Duke.

The Round of 16 schedule for the women on Thursday includes:
9:00 am - Northwestern vs. Georgia Tech
9:00 am - USC vs. VCU
Noon - Fresno State vs. Miami
Noon - Notre Dame vs. Kentucky
3:00 pm - Baylor vs. Vanderbilt
3:00 pm - UCLA vs. Florida
6:00 pm - Duke vs. North Carolina
6:00 pm - Stanford vs. TCU

If the Cardinal wins its match on Thurday, they will play on Friday, May 19 at 6:00 pm against the winner of the Duke/North Carolina match. The women's NCAA championship match is Monday, May 22 at 6:30 pm

On the men's side, the Round of 16 begins on Saturday, May 20;
9:00 am - North Carolina vs. Ohio State
9:00 am - Texas vs. Mississippi
Noon - UCLA vs. Illinois
Noon - Pepperdine vs. Florida
3:00 pm - Stanford vs. Duke
3:00 pm - Washington vs. Baylor
6:00 pm - Miami vs. Virginia
6:00 pm - Georgia vs. Notre Dame

The winner of the Stanford/Duke match will face the winner of the Washington/Baylor match on Sunday, May 21 at 3:00 pm. The men's team championship match will be played on Tuesday, May 23 at 6:30 pm

For all tournament information, go to