NEW HAVEN, CT – Following a full day of competition that saw most of the seeded teams advance, the quarterfinals are set at the 2017 ITA Division I National Women’s Team Indoor Championship in New Haven, Connecticut.
Florida opened the tournament with a difficult first-round opponent in 13th-ranked Michigan. The Wolverines took the doubles point from the top-seeded Gators, but Florida came back in singles to claim the match, 4-1.
Texas Tech was the only team to knock a seeded team out of the tournament as the Red Raiders defeated No. 8 seed Vanderbilt, 4-2.
Fourth-seeded Pepperdine and No. 5 Georgia will meet up in Saturday’s quarterfinal round. The Waves defeated Texas A&M 4-2, while the Bulldogs maneuvered past Duke 4-1.
The bottom half of the bracket saw No. 3 Oklahoma State (4-1 over Ole Miss), No. 6 Ohio State (4-0 over Auburn), No. 7 Cal (4-0 over Georgia Tech) and No. 2 North Carolina (4-0 over Yale) all move on to the quarterfinals, with the Cowgirls and Buckeyes facing off in one Saturday matchup, and the defending #ITAIndoors champs Golden Bears taking on the Tar Heels.
For updated draws, results, live scoring and video, daily video highlights and photo galleries, head to the Division I Women’s National Indoors event page. On social media, be sure to follow @ITA_Tennis on Twitter and Instagram and use the hashtag #ITAIndoors to join the conversation. FloTennis will be on site providing live streaming coverage of all four days of competition. FloTennis is a subscription-based service with monthly and annual rate options. To sign up and view the live stream, click here.