Appalachian State University womens tennis revealed its schedule for the 2014-15 season on Tuesday. The schedule includes three matches during fall competition and eight home contests during the spring
The Mountaineers will participate in three fall tournaments including the Wake Forest Invitational (Oct. 4-6), ITA Regional Tournament (Oct. 16-19) and East Carolina Invitational (Oct. 22-23).
Appalachian opens the spring championship season at North Carolina (Jan. 9), UNC finished as the runner-up at last years NCAA Championships, suffering a narrow 4-3 loss to UCLA in the national championship match.
Appalachian kicks off its home schedule with three-straight matches at Yonahlossee Racquet Club against ETSU (Jan. 24), North Carolina A&T (Jan. 25) and Arkansas State (Jan. 30).
The rest of the home schedule include matches against Presbyterian (Feb. 14), West Virginia State (Feb. 15), Radford (Feb. 20), North Carolina Central (Feb. 22) and King College (April 1). The squads first seven home matches are all slated to be played indoors at Yonahlossee during the cold winter months in Boone.
App States road slate includes in-state contests against ECU (Feb. 7), Gardner-Webb (Feb. 21), UNC Asheville (March 7), Wake Forest (March 22), Charlotte (March 24), UNCG (March 28), Western Carolina (March 29) and Davidson (April 11).
The Mountaineers will also face College of Charleston, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, South Alabama and Troy on the road. The 2015 Sun Belt Conference Championships are slated to take place in New Orleans from April 16-19.
The Sun Belt will not crown a regular-season champion in 2015, but the team that wins the league tournament will earn an automatic bid to the 2015 NCAA Championships.
Appalachian State 2014-15 Schedule
Sat. Oct 04 -
Mon, Oct 06 Wake Forest Invitational at Winston-Salem, N.C. TBA
Thu, Oct 16 -
Sun, Oct 19 ITA Regional Tournament at Chapel Hill, N.C. TBA
Wed, Oct 22 -
Thu, Oct 23 ECU Invitational at Greenville, N.C. TBA
Fri, Jan 09 North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C. TBA
Sat, Jan 24 ETSU BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) TBA
Sun, Jan 25 North Carolina A&T BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) 2:00 PM
Fri, Jan 30 ARKANSAS STATE* BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) 2:00 PM
Sat, Feb 07 East Carolina at Greenville, N.C. 10:00 AM
Sat, Feb 14 PRESBYTERIAN BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) 2:00 PM
Sun, Feb 15 WEST VIRGINIA STATE BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) 2:00 PM
Fri, Feb 20 RADFORD BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) TBA
Sat, Feb 21 Gardner-Webb at Boiling Springs, N.C. 1:00 PM
Sun, Feb 22 NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL BOONE, N.C. (YONAHLOSSEE) 1:00 PM
Sat, Mar 07 UNC Asheville at Asheville, N.C. 1:00 PM
Sun, Mar 08 College of Charleston at Charleston, S.C. TBA
Fri, Mar 20 Georgia Southern* Mobile, Ala. TBA
Sat, Mar 21 Georgia State* Mobile, Ala. TBA
Sun, Mar 22 Wake Forest at Winston-Salem, N.C. 4:30 PM
Tue, Mar 24 Charlotte at Charlotte, N.C. 2:30 PM
Sat, Mar 28 UNCG at Greensboro, N.C. TBA
Sun, Mar 29 Western Carolina at Cullowhee, N.C. TBA
Wed, Apr 01 KING COLLEGE BOONE, N.C. 2:30 PM
Thu, Apr 02 South Alabama*Atlanta, Ga. TBA
Fri, Apr 03 Troy* Atlanta, Ga. TBA
Sat, Apr 11 Davidson at Davidson, N.C. 1:00 PM
Thu, Apr 16 -
Sun, Apr 19 Sun Belt Championships New Orleans, La. TBA
* Conference Games