Women’s Tennis set to take on Tennessee Southern in MSC Championships
Saturday, April 16, 2022
Women’s Tennis set to take on Tennessee Southern in MSC Championships
Maria Arbelaez (Credit: Bob Tamboli)

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women's tennis earns the No. 4 seed in Mid-South Conference Championships and are set to take on No. 5-seed Tennessee Southern MSC Quarterfinals, released by MSC officials Saturday evening.

The tournament is slated to begin with three opening-round matches on Thursday at Noon CT, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. CT at Michael O. Buchanon Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Friday's Quarterfinals take place at 9 a.m. CT, Noon, 3 p.m and 6 p.m.. Saturday's Semifinals take place at 9 a.m. CT and Noon with Sunday's championship match scheduled for Noon CT.

Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) enters the tournament as the No. 1 overall seed after capturing the regular-season championship on Friday. The Blue Raiders (19-2, 10-0 MSC) are set to face the winner of the first opening-round match between No. 8-seeded Pikeville (Ky.) (9-7, 3-7 MSC) and No. 9-seeded Bethel (Tenn.) (8-9, 3-7 MSC).

No. 2 seed Cumberlands (Ky.) (19-5, 9-1 MSC) faces the winner of the second opening round match between No. 7-seeded Georgetown (Ky.) (9-13, 4-6 MSC) and No. 10-seeded Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) (2-10, 1-9 MSC).

No. 3 seed Campbellsville (Ky.) (14-5, 8-2 MSC) faces the winner of the final opening-round match between No. 6-seeded Thomas More (Ky.) (9-10, 4-6 MSC) and No. 11-seeded Shawnee State (Ohio) (5-13, 0-10 MSC).

No. 4 seed Cumberland (Tenn.) (11-7, 7-3 MSC) faces No. 5 seed Tennessee Southern (18-8, 6-4 MSC) in the quarterfinals on Friday.

The MSC Women's Tennis Tournament champion earns the conference's automatic bid.