October 15, 2008

Men's Tennis Opens ITA Midwest Regional On Thursday

Oct. 15, 2008

ITA Midwest Regional Bracket Get Acrobat Reader

The Butler men's tennis team concludes its fall campaign this weekend when it heads to Columbus, Ohio, for the five-day ITA Midwest Regional running Thursday (Oct. 16) through Monday (Oct. 20) at Ohio State's Varsity Tennis Center and Jessie Owens West.

The tournament features players from several Horizon League schools, including Cleveland State, Green Bay, UIC, Wright State and Youngstown State, as well as Hoosier State teams Ball State, Indiana, IPFW and IUPUI.

The Bulldogs will have three players in the tournament. Junior Ben Raynauld enters the bracket as Butler's top seed and will take on Ra'ees Ismail of Xavier on Court 4 at the Varsity Tennis Center on Thursday at 9:00 a.m., while sophomore Bryce Warren will square off with Ball State's Shaun Bussert at 11:30 a.m. on Court 3. Sophomore Chris Herron, meanwhile, will kick off his run in the tournament at 9:00 a.m. on Court 4 of Jesse Owens West against Tommy McGeorge of Iowa.

ITA MIDWEST REGIONAL - COLUMBUS, OHIO
Thursday, Oct. 16
9 a.m. - Singles Qualifiers (Varsity Tennis Center & Jesse Owens West)

Friday, Oct. 17
8 a.m. - Singles Qualifiers Continue (Varsity Tennis Center & Jesse Owens West)
11:30 a.m. - Doubles (Varsity Tennis Center & Jesse Owens West)

Saturday, Oct. 18
8 a.m. - Singles (Varsity Tennis Center & Jesse Owens West)
4:30 p.m. - Doubles Continue (Varsity Tennis Center & Jesse Owens West)

Sunday, Oct. 19
9 a.m. - Singles and Doubles Continue (Varsity Tennis Center)

Monday, Oct. 20
9 a.m. - Singles and Doubles Continue (Varsity Tennis Center)