Cheyenne Reveche, a junior from Canoga Park, Calif., will join her teammates in the Wilson ITA Central Region Women's Tennis Tournament starting on Wednesday.
Oct. 16, 2006
SALT LAKE CITY - The University of Utah is hosting the 2006 Wilson/ITA Central Region Women's Tennis Championships, Wednesday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 22 at the Eccles Tennis Center.
The tournament features over 120 participants from 16 college teams across the region. The field includes competitors from area universities Utah, Boise State, BYU, Utah State and Weber State; Mountain West Conference schools Colorado State, New Mexico and Wyoming.
Tournament play opens with the singles qualifying rounds on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday features one round of main draw singles and two rounds of doubles, and consolation rounds starting at 8:30 a.m. The quarterfinals and semifinals of all draws will be played Saturday beginning at 9:00 a.m. The consolation and championship finals of both singles and doubles takes place Sunday at 10:00 a.m. Admission is free all five days.
For fans wanting to follow the tournament, a live brackets will be posted on www.UtahUtes.com and accessible by clicking on the "Wilson/ITA" logo box on the women's tennis page of the web site.
"This is the third year the University of Utah has been able to host this event, and playing such a big event at home is great for our program and players," said Ute women's tennis head coach Megan Dorny. "Elizabeth Ferris, who has had a good fall season thus far, is expected to be a high seed in the main draw of this event; Leigh Walsh and Emily Kwok will also be represented in the main draw. We will have at least five others of our team represented in the Qualifying Draw all of whom will have a good chance to get into the main draw and do very well. The coaching staff is excited to see our Utes in action."