INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Queens College women's tennis team was selected as a No. 2 seed in the upcoming NCAA Division II Women's Tennis Championship on Tuesday evening. Queens will also be the host for East Region II, while earning a first-round bye.
Joining Queens in the East Region II bracket will be the Goldey-Beacom College Lightning and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) Penmen. The Lightning and Penmen will face off on Monday, May 1, and the winner will take on Queens on Tuesday, May 2, at the QC Tennis Center.
Goldey-Beacom (13-3) won the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Championship in the fall, while SNHU owns a 15-7 record after going 10-2 in the Northeast-10 Conference. The Knights defeated the Lightning, 8-1, back on April 10. Queens and SNHU did not meet this season, but the Knights did post a 7-2 win over NE10 Champion Adelphi University, which beat SNHU in both of their meetings this season.
Queens enters the NCAA Tournament with a 13-3 overall record, including 4-1 this spring. The Knights, ranked 44th in the Oracle/ITA National Rankings, will be making their 17th straight NCAA Tournament appearance.