April 19, 2013
Southland Men's Tennis Bracket
Southland Women's Tennis Bracket
BEAUMONT - Now that the regular season has concluded for the Lamar men's and women's tennis teams, attention will turn to the Southland Championships next weekend at Beaumont Municipal Tennis Center.
The Lady Cardinals (11-8, 7-2 SLC), who finished tied for second in the conference, earned the three seed and will take on sixth-seeded Sam Houston State on Friday, April 26. Should LU win, the Lady Cards will take on the winner of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and McNeese State in the semifinals on Saturday.
Top-seeded Southeastern Louisiana is on the other side of the bracket along with Northwestern State, Stephen F. Austin and Central Arkansas.
On the men's side, Lamar (4-16, 2-3 SLC) will open in the semifinals against No. 1 seed Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Saturday with the winner advancing to take on either New Orleans or Nicholls.
Both championship matches will be played on Sunday, with the men starting at 11 a.m. and the women following at 2 p.m.