April 16, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R. I. – The University of Pittsburgh women’s tennis team (9-10, 2-3) has earned the No. 10 seed in the upcoming Big East Tournament and will face off with No. 7 Georgetown in the first round on Thursday morning at 9 a.m. in Tampa, Fla.
The contest between the Panthers and the Hoyas is a rematch between the two teams, in which Georgetown came out victorious 5-2 on February 2nd in Pittsburgh. The Hoyas are 14-6 overall and 3-3 in conference.
No. 25 Notre Dame is the No. 1 overall seed, followed by No. 56 USF, Louisville and Syracuse. If the Panthers advance past Georgetown, they will play the winner of the USF vs. Villanova.
Check back with www.pittsburghpanthers.com on Wednesday for a full tournament preview. Click here to be directed to the Big East Tournament Championship Central Page.