First Round: Virginia (L, 0-4)
SCHOOL/RECORD: Navy (18-8)
CONFERENCE: Patriot League
HEAD COACH/RECORD: John Officer/391-275 (career); 376-248 (Navy)
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 3 (1999, 07-08)
BEST NCAA FINISH: First Round
2009 TEAM HIGHLIGHTS: Ran its winning streak over Army to seven consecutive games, which include a regular season win over Army and a win over the Black Knights in the final of the Patriot League Tournament. Both of those matches were played at West Point. … Has posted 20 consecutive victories (regular season and league tournament) over Patriot League opponents over the last three years … over this span have outscored its league foes by the count of 107-17.
PLAYER/COACH HIGHLIGHTS: Have three seniors in the lineup who have started for the Mids in each of their four seasons … the trio has combined for 301 career dual-meet singles and doubles victories over the course of their careers … leading the way is Nate Nelms, who played both No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles in every match of his career … Nelms ranks ninth at Navy with 54 career dual-meet doubles wins in his career and 15th with 105 career combined singles and doubles dual-meet victories … classmate and team captain Jason Hill was selected as the 2009 Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year for Men’s Tennis ... Hill ranks sixth at Navy with 55 career dual-meet doubles wins and 18th with 103 career combined dual-meet victories … rounding out the trio of the class of 2009 is Johnny Waters, who ranks 14th at Navy with 53 career dual-meet doubles wins and 25th with 93 career combined victories.