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Tournament Contact Information

Tournament Director:  GLIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations

Jeff Ligney (jligney@gliac.org)
ph: (989) 894-2529
1110 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708

GLIAC Intern

Amy Howard (ahoward@gliac.org)
ph: (989) 894-2529
fax: (989) 894-2825
1110 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708

GLIAC Assistant to Commissioner

Denise Gross  (denise@gliac.org)
ph: (989) 894-2529
fax: (989) 894-2825
1110 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708

Tournament Schedule

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GLIAC Men’s Tennis Coach’s Meeting:
Friday, Apr. 16 – 8:00 p.m.  Northwood University – Hach Center – Rm. #113
Round One – GLIAC Men’s Tennis Championship:
Saturday, Apr. 17 - 10:00 a.m.  (Warm-up 9:00 a.m.) – Midland Community Tennis Center
Round Two – GLIAC Men’s Tennis Championship:
Saturday, Apr. 17 – One hour following completion of round one – Midland Community Tennis Center
Round Three – GLIAC Men’s Tennis Championship:
Sunday, Apr. 18 - 10:00 a.m.  (Warm-up 9:00 a.m.) – Midland Community Tennis Center


Facility Information

Midland Community Tennis Center (http://www.midlandtennis.com/pages/index.cfm?siteid=9809)

900 E. Wackerly Street  
Midland, Michigan 48642
Phone: (989) 631-6151
Executive Director – Mike Woody
woody@midlandtennis.com
On-line Map:  (Click here for on-line map)


Hotel Information

Fairview Inn
2200 W. Wackerly
Midland, MI 48640
Phone Number: 1-989-631-0070
Direct Reservations Line: 1-800-422-2744

Web site:  http://www.fairviewinnmidland.com/

On-line Map:   http://www.fairviewinnmidland.com/attractions.cfm

Tournament Format

The GLIAC Men’s Tennis Tournament will be an eight-team, three-round tournament.

The first round of the tournament will start at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday (Apr. 17), with warm-up on courts beginning at 9:00 a.m.

The second round of the tournament will be played on Saturday afternoon, allowing each team at least a one-hour break.  This one-hour break includes the 30-minute warm-up session required by ITA Rules. Once the starting time of the match arrives, the teams will have a five-minute warm-up period. (per ITA rules)

The final round of the tournament will start at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday (Apr. 18), with warm-up on courts beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Tournament Draw

The top eight teams based on regular season conference winning percentage will compete in the tournament. 1 vs. 8 and 4 vs. 5 in top of draw. 3 vs. 6 and 2 vs. 7 on bottom of draw.

2010 Championship Draw

First Round - Saturday, Apr. 17 – 10:00 a.m.
Match 1:  #1 Northwood 5, #8 Findlay 0
Match 2:  #5 Grand Valley State 5, #4 Lake Superior State 2
Match 3:  #2 Ferris State 5,  #7 Tiffin 2
Match 4:  #3 Wayne State 5, #6 Michigan Tech 5-1

Second Round - Saturday, Apr. 17 – 4/5 p.m.
Match 5:  #1 Northwood vs. #5 Grand Valley State (MCTC)
Match 6:  #3 Wayne State vs. #2 Ferris State (MCTC)
Match 7:  #8 Findlay vs. #4 Lake Superior State (MCTC)
Match 8:  #6 Michigan Tech vs. #7 Tiffin (MCTC)

Final Round - Sunday, Apr. 17 – 10:00 a.m.
Match 9 (1st-Place Match): Winner of Match 5 vs. Winner of Match 6 (MCTC)
Match 10 (3rd-place Match): Loser of Match 5 vs. Loser of Match 6 (MCTC)
Match 11 (5th-Place Match): Winner of Match 7 vs. Winner of Match 8 (MCTC)
Match 12 (7th-place Match): Loser of Match 7 vs. Loser of Match 8 (MCTC)


Tournament Athletic Training Staff

SVSU's Chris Camburn cjcambur@svsu.edu (989-780-4139) and Jeremy Glaser jglaser@svsu.edu (989-280-4654) will serve as our Certified Athletic Trainers and will be available at MCTC throughout the tournament.  The trainers will be at the facilities by 8:30 a.m. each day.

Modalities will not be available.  Ice will be available. Coaches should bring enough athletic tape as necessary to tape their own student-athletes throughout the tournament.

Awards Ceremony

There will be a short awards ceremony at the Midland Community Tennis Center following the completion of the last match on Sunday.

GLIAC and GLIAC Tournament Championship trophies will be awarded and the 2010 All-GLIAC Men’s Tennis Teams will be announced.


Tournament Tennis Balls

The GLIAC Office will be providing four cases of Wilson U.S. Open tennis balls.

Tournament Results

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Tournament results will be posted on the GLIAC web site and match files will be e-mailed to the SIDs of teams involved.

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