Patriot League Announces Seeds, Schedule for Men's Tennis Tournament

Sam Lampman, Army
April 22, 2014

Patriot League Men's Tennis Tournament Central

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - The seeds and schedule are set for the 2014 Patriot League Men's Tennis Tournament, which takes place Thursday-Sunday at the Malek Tennis Courts at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.

In the event that play is forced indoors because of inclement weather, the matches will move to the Lichtenberg Tennis Center.

Action will begin on Thursday with a first round match between #8 Lafayette and #9 Holy Cross.

Army, unbeaten in Patriot League action this season, nailed down the top seed with a 5-2 win over Boston University on Saturday. The Black Knights will face the Holy Cross-Lafayette winner in Friday's quarterfinal round.

The remaining three quarterfinal matches on Friday will feature #2 Boston University against #7 Loyola, #3 Navy versus #6 Bucknell and #4 Lehigh taking on #5 Colgate.

A preview of the tournament will be out later this week.

2014 Patriot League Men's Tennis Tournament Schedule

Thursday, April 24 - First Round

No. 8 Lafayette vs. No. 9 Holy Cross, 3 p.m.

Friday, April 25 - Quarterfinals

No. 1 Army vs. Lafayette/Holy Cross winner, 9 a.m.
No. 4 Lehigh vs. No. 5 Colgate - 11 a.m.
No. 2 Boston University vs. No. 7 Loyola - 2 p.m.
No. 3 Navy vs. No. 6 Bucknell - 4 p.m.

Saturday, April 26 - Semifinals

Army/Lafayette/Holy Cross winner vs. Lehigh/Colgate winner - 10 a.m.
Boston University/Loyola winner vs. Navy/Bucknell winner - 2 p.m.

Sunday, April 27 - Championship 1 p.m.