Palm Beach Atlantic Men's Tennis Ranked Sixth in Latest NCAA Regional Poll
April 2, 2008
Written By: Michael Brown, Palm Beach Atlantic University SID
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.- The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced the most recent men’s and women’s tennis regional and national rankings on Wednesday as the Palm Beach Atlantic University men’s team has earned a ranking of sixth in the Southeast region.
Behind such schools as Barry University, Lynn University, and Rollins College, the Sailfish currently stand at 15-5 on the season with a 4-3 record within the region.
Florida Southern College and Tusculum rank fourth and fifth respectively behind the three previous mentioned institutions followed up closely with the Sailfish.
Under the steady hand of head coach Chi Ly, the Sailfish will continue to strive for even loftier goals of reaching into the top five regionally.
With a 10-2 overall record and 5-0 region record, Mars Hill University currently stands seventh in the Southeast Region, followed by Newberry, Catawba, and Florida Tech to round out the top 10 rankings.
The next regional ranking is scheduled to be released April 23rd which will determine the NCAA Division II regional playoffs.