Bracket Set for SEC Women's Tennis Tournament

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Bracket Set for SEC Women's Tennis Tournament

BATON ROUGE —After seven weeks of conference action, the 2016 Southeastern Conference Women’s Tennis Tournament bracket has been set. The tournament will take place April 20-24 at the LSU Tennis Complex.

Competition begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday with the opening round of the tournament featuring Alabama against Missouri and Tennessee against Ole Miss. Admission to the all 13 matches is free. Visit LSUsports.net/16SECWT for updated scores and more information on the tournament.

The 18th-ranked Lady Tigers (17-10 overall, 6-7 SEC) earned the eight seed and will take on ninth-seeded Kentucky at 2 p.m. Thursday. The winner will move on to face top-seeded Florida at 2 p.m. Friday.

Earlier this season, LSU defeated the Wildcats, 4-3, in Lexington. With the score knotted up at 3-3 overall, senior Skylar Kuykendall clinched the match 6-4, 5-7, 7-5.

For more information on the LSU women’s tennis program follow the Lady Tigers on Twitter @lsuwten and @LSUJuliaSell, on Instagram @LSUWTen and on www.Facebook.com/lsuwten.

Wednesday, April 20 | First Round

Match 1 10 a.m. #14 Alabama vs. #11 Missouri
Match 2 10 a.m. #13 Tennessee vs. #12 Ole Miss

Thursday, April 21 | Second Round
Match 3 10 a.m. #10 Arkansas vs. #7 Mississippi St.
Match 4 10 a.m. #6 Texas A&M vs. Match 1 Winner
Match 5 2 p.m. #9 Kentucky vs. #8 LSU
Match 6 2 p.m. #5 South Carolina vs. Match 2 Winner

Friday, April 22 | Quarterfinals
Match 7 10 a.m. #2 Vanderbilt vs. Match 3 Winner
Match 8 10 a.m. #3 Georgia vs. Match 4 Winner
Match 9 2 p.m. #1 Florida vs. Match 5 Winner
Match 10 2 p.m. #4 Auburn vs. Match 6 Winner

Saturday, April 23 | Semifinals
Match 11 11 a.m. Match 7 Winner vs. Match 8 Winner
Match 12 11 a.m. Match 9 Winner vs. Match 10 Winner

Sunday, April 24 | SEC Championship
Match 13 11 a.m. Match 11 Winner vs. Match 12 Winner