2012 GLIAC Men’s Tennis Tournament
April 20, 21, 22, 2012
Midland Community Tennis Center/Northwood University
Midland, Michigan

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Tournament Contact Information

Tournament Director: 
Jeff Ligney
GLIAC Assistant Commissioner for Media Relations
1110 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708
Phone:  989-894-2529
E-mail:  jligney@gliac.org

Assistant Tournament Director: 
Adam Tom
GLIAC Intern
1110 Washington Ave.
Bay City, MI 48708
989-894-2529
E-mail:  adam@gliac.org

 

Facility Information

Midland Community Tennis Center

900 E. Wackerly Street
Midland, Michigan 48642
Phone: 989-631-6151
Executive Director – Mike Woody
woody@midlandtennis.com

 

Hotel Information

Fairview Inn of Midland
2200 W. Wackerly
Midland, MI 48640

Phone: (989) 631-0070
Reservations: 1-800-422-2744
On-line Map: http://www.fairviewinnmidland.com/attractions.cfm

Tournament Schedule

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GLIAC Men’s Tennis Coach's Meeting:
Friday, April 15– 5:00 p.m.  MCTC (Coaches)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 a.m.  MCTC (Business)

Round One – GLIAC Men’s Tennis Championship:
Friday, April 20 – 7:00 p.m. at MCTC (Warm-up 6:00 p.m.)

Round Two – GLIAC Men’s Tennis Championship:
Saturday, April 21 – 4:00 p.m. at MCTC (Warm-up 3:00 p.m.)

Round Three – GLIAC Men’s Tennis Championship:
Sunday, April 22 - 9:00 a.m. at MCTC (Warm-up 8:00 a.m.)

 

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

The first round of the tournament will start at 7:00 p.m. on Friday (April 20), with warm-up on courts beginning at 6:00 p.m.

The second round of the tournament will be played at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday (April 21), with warm-up on courts beginning at 3:00 p.m.

The final round of the tournament will start at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday (April 22), with warm-up on courts beginning 8:00 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.

2012 Championship Draw

First Round – Friday, April 15– 7:00 p.m.

Order of Singles Play: #1, 2, 4, 6, 3, 5

Match 1:  #1 Northwood vs. #8 Tiffin

Match 2:  #4 Grand Valley State vs. #5 Ohio Dominican

Match 3:  #3 Wayne State vs. #6 Michigan Tech

Match 4:  #2 Ferris State vs. #7 Findlay

 

Second Round - Saturday, April 16 – 4:00 p.m.

Order of Singles Play:  #2, 3, 4, 5, 1, 6 

Match 5:  Winner of Match 1 vs. Winner of Match 2

Match 6:  Winner of Match 3 vs. Winner of Match 4

Match 7:  Loser of Match 1 vs. Loser of Match 2

Match 8:  Loser of Match 3 vs. Loser of Match 4

 

Final Round - Sunday, April 17 - 9:00 a.m.

Order of Play: #1, 3, 5, 6, 2, 4

Match 9 (1st-Place Match): Winner of Match 5 vs. Winner of Match 6

Match 10 (3rd-place Match): Loser of Match 5 vs. Loser of Match 6

Match 11 (5th-Place Match): Winner of Match 7 vs. Winner of Match 8

Match 12 (7th-place Match): Loser of Match 7 vs. Loser of Match 8



Tournament Athletic Training Staff

Megan Corcoran, will serve as our Certified Athletic Trainer and will be available at MCTC throughout the tournament.  The trainer will be at the facility at the following times:

Friday – 4:30 pm –

Saturday – 2:00 pm –

Sunday – 8:00 am –

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 MCTC following the completion of the last match on Sunday.

GLIAC Championship and GLIAC Tournament trophies will be awarded, and the 2012 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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