Sept. 17, 2003
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - -
University of Louisville men's tennis coach Rex Ecarma has announced the schedule for the 2003-04 season. The Cardinals will face three schools which finished 2003 ranked in the nation's top 25 including: No. 4 Vanderbilt, No. 16 Kentucky and No. 23 Georgia.
"We have one of the most challenging schedules in the country," said Ecarma. "We have teams from the ACC, SEC, Big East and Big Ten - and then we will compete in the Conference USA Championship which consistently has two teams ranked in the top 25. Our players know that they can always count on a high-level national schedule when they play for U of L."
Louisville will open the fall season Sept. 19-21 at the University of Kentucky Fall Invitational and the Southern Intercollegiate Championships.
2003-04 Louisville Men's Tennis Schedule
Fri-Sun 19-21 Kentucky Invitational Lexington, Ky. All Day
Fri-Sun 19-22 Southern Intercollegiate Champ. Athens, Ga. All Day
Fri-Sun 25-28 adidas Invitational Peachtree Ga. All Day
Fri-Sun 3-5 Louisville Invitational Bass-Rudd Tennis Center All Day
Fri-Sun 4-12 All-American Championships Chattanooga, Tenn. All Day
Thu-Sun 24-27 Omni Midwest Championships TBA All Day
Fri 16 Wright State Bass-Rudd Tennis Center Noon
Fri 16 Murray State Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 6:00 p.m.
Fri 23 Southern Illinois Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 6:00 p.m.
Sun 25 Vanderbilt Nashville, Tenn. Noon
Thu 29 Kentucky Lexington, Ky. 5:00 p.m.
Sat 31 Michigan State East Lansing, Mich. Noon
Sat 7 Middle Tennessee Murfreesboro, Tenn. 1:00 p.m.
Sat 14 Indiana Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 3:00 p.m.
Mon 16 Georgia Athens, Ga. 1:00 p.m.
Sat 21 Georgia Tech Urbana, Ill. 3:00 p.m.
Fri-Sun 27-29 C-USA Shootout TBA TBA
Tues 9 Dayton Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 10:00 a.m.
Tues 9 Morehead State Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 2:00 p.m.
Thu-Sun 11-14 Blue-Gray National Invitational Montgomery, Ala. TBA
Fri 19 East Tennessee State Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 3:30 p.m.
Sun 21 Indiana State Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 5:00 p.m.
Sat 27 William & Mary Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 10:00 a.m.
Mon 29 Western Michigan Bass-Rudd Tennis Center Noon
Wed 31 Wisconsin Madison, Wis. 2:00 p.m.
Tues 6 IUPUI Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 10:00 a.m.
Tues 6 Eastern Kentucky Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 2:00 p.m.
Sat 10 Virginia Tech Bass-Rudd Tennis Center 10:00 a.m.
Thu-Sun 15-18 C-USA Championship Memphis, Tenn. TBA
All Times Eastern