Second Round: Stanford (L, 0-4)
First Round: Long Beach State (W, 4-0)
SCHOOL/RECORD: LSU (14-11) - #25
HEAD COACH/RECORD: Tony Minnis (253-193)
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 14
BEST NCAA FINISH: Advanced to the NCAA round of 16 in 2000
2009 TEAM HIGHLIGHTS: The team holds nine victories over ranked opponents…Defeated Florida for the first time in program history with a 4-3 win in Baton Rouge – the team was 0-34 against the Gators coming into the season…Defeated South Carolina for only the third time in school history…Have been as high as 16th in the nation, the highest ranking for the Lady Tigers since 2000.
PLAYER/COACH HIGHLIGHTS: Coach Minnis recorded his 250th victory of his career on March 25 when LSU defeated Oregon, 5-1…Led by senior Megan Falcon who is closing in on 100 career victories with 95 entering the SEC Tournament…Falcon is ranked among the nation’s top 15 players…Falcon and senior Mykala Hedberg have been ranked in the top 25 in doubles all season.