CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Iowa Conference Champion Coe College men's tennis team is heading to St. Louis this weekend for the NCAA Regional Championships. Coe earned a first round bye in the event.
After earning a first round bye, Coe (31-1) will face Earlham (19-2) on Saturday in the regional semifinals. On the other half of the bracket, Kalamazoo (9-12) will face Grinnell (22-11) in a first round match. The winner will face host Washington University of St. Louis (17-5) in the other regional semifinal on Saturday. The two semifinal winners will meet on Sunday.
This will be the ninth appearance in the NCAA Tournament for the Kohawks (1996, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2012). Coe is 3-8 all-time (.273) in the NCAA Tournament.
Times for the weekend matches will be announced in the next few days and posted on CoeAthletics.com.