Rain Delay at NCAA Tennis Championships
May 16, 2009
College Station, Texas - Severe thunderstorms and the threat of lightning in the Bryan-College Station Area have postponed several afternoon matches at the NCAA Men's Tennis Championships on Saturday.
Play was initially halted just before 2:00 p.m. (CST) after weather forecasts indicated lightning in the area. It then began raining shortly thereafter.
USC was leading Virginia, 1-0 on the stadium courts, and Georgia was up 1-0 on Texas on the grandstand when play was suspended.
The UCLA/Mississippi match was scheduled to be the next one on stadium beginning at 4:00 p.m. (CST). A determination if play will resume on Saturday will not be made until sometime around 5:30 p.m.
The official website for the 2009 NCAA Tennis Championships can be found here: http://www.aggieathletics.com/ncaa2009/tennis/