UDC Men’s Tennis Awaits Potential NCAA Division II Tournament Bid with Tonight’s Selection Show

UDC Men’s Tennis Awaits Potential NCAA Division II Tournament Bid with Tonight’s Selection Show

INDIANAPOLIS – The University of the District of Columbia men's tennis team will find out tonight if it has earned a bid in the NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Tournament East Regional as the "Selection Show" airs live tonight on the NCAA website at 8:30 PM (ET).

The top-seven ranked teams in the East Region earn bids to the NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Tournament, and head coach Dickie Mahaffey's Firebirds squad has been ranked No. 6 in all three consecutive weekly regional polls.

UDC is 6-7 overall this season, including a 6-5 mark vs. NCAA Division II foes and 5-5 record against Division II East Region teams. The Firebirds boast a 5-4 victory vs. the No. 7 ranked team in the region, Merrimack, back on March 16th, and they competed fiercely in losses against each of the top-three ranked teams in the region this spring.

Mahaffey's squad seeks its 4th NCAA Division II East Regional appearance in six years.

Fans can watch the NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Selection Show live tonight at 8:30 via the link below:

http://www.ncaa.com/liveschedule/2017/04/25