NORFOLK, Will. — The Outdated Dominion males’s tennis crew introduced their 2023 spring schedule on Tuesday and can host three Energy 5 faculties in a two-week span together with 14 matches at dwelling on the slate.
“I feel we put one other nationwide and aggressive schedule collectively for our group. I feel it is an awesome steadiness between Energy 5, rivalries, nationally ranked, and difficult convention schedule,” mentioned ODU head coach Dominik Mueller.
“It will be new territory for us taking part in a daily season for the primary time and we’re excited to see how we sq. up towards everyone within the Solar Belt. The Solar Belt has been a really aggressive convention over time, and I count on a whole lot of shut and hard-fought matches in March and April. In January and February, we shall be at dwelling loads which is thrilling for our followers to get pleasure from watching our crew on the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Heart,” Mueller added.
Outdated Dominion opens the spring with a doubleheader on January 15 once they host Presbyterian at 10 am and Georgetown at 2 pm contained in the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Heart. The next weekend, they will play a doubleheader in Philadelphia dealing with Penn at 10 am and Drexel at 2 pm on January 21.
January ends with a round-robin weekend as ACC member Virginia Tech and Large 10 member Wisconsin come to Norfolk on January 27 and 29 respectively. The match with Virginia Tech shall be at 6 pm, whereas the Wisconsin match shall be at 11 am These groups will play on the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Heart on January 28 at 1 pm
After per week off to start out February, the Monarchs return to motion on February 10 dealing with off towards SEC member Auburn at 11 am They will additionally tackle Norfolk State on February 10 at 3:00 pm In-state rival VCU involves Norfolk on February 17 for a 1:00 pm match, earlier than the lads head up Interstate 64 to face William & Mary the following afternoon at 1:00 pm
Former convention rival Charlotte involves city on February 23 for a 1 pm match, then St. John’s visits Norfolk to shut the month on February 26 at 11 am
March begins with a three-match swing in Texas because the Monarchs will face San Diego in Dallas at midday on March 6, then play at SMU the following afternoon at 1 pm From there, they will head to San Antonio to face former convention rival UTSA at 2 pm on March 9.
Convention play begins the weekend of March 18-19 when the lads head to Alabama to face South Alabama and Troy. Outdated Dominion hosts its first Solar Belt Convention matches the following weekend as Georgia State comes for a 1 pm match on March 25 and Georgia Southern the following morning at 10 am
Liberty closes out the non-conference slate on March 29 at 1 pm, then the Monarchs go to Southern Miss and Louisiana on April 1-2. The common season will shut with the Monarchs at dwelling for a pair of matches towards Coastal Carolina on April 9 and James Madison on April 15.
The Solar Belt Convention Championships shall be held in Peach Tree Metropolis, Georgia on April 20-23.
2023 Males’s Tennis Spring Schedule
January 15 Presbyterian 10:00 am
January 15 Georgetown 2:00 pm
January 21 at Penn 10:00 am
January 21 at Drexel 2:00 pm
January 27 Virginia Tech 6:00 pm
January 29 Wisconsin 11:00 am
February 10 Auburn 11:00 am
February 10 Norfolk St. 3:00 pm
February 17 VCU 1:00 pm
February 18 at William & Mary 1:00 pm
February 23 Charlotte 1:00 pm
February 26 St. John’s 11:00 am
March 6 San Diego^ 12:00 pm
March 7 at SMU 1:00 pm
March 9 at UTSA 2:00 pm
March 18 at South Alabama* 11:00 am
March 19 at Troy* 11:00 am
March 25 Georgia State* 1:00 pm
March 26 Georgia Southern* 10:00 am
March 29 Liberty 1:00 pm
April 1 at Southern Miss.* 11:00 am
April 2 at Louisiana* 11:00 am
April 9 Coastal Carolina* 10:00 am
April 15 James Madison* 10:00 am
April 20-23 Solar Belt Event Peach Tree Metropolis, Ga.
Might 5-7 NCAA First and Second Spherical
Might 12-14 NCAA Tremendous Regionals
Might 17-27 NCAA Championships Orlando, Fla.
* – Solar Belt Convention matches
^ – at Dallas, TX