2012 GLIAC Women’s Tennis Tournament


2012 GLIAC Women’s Tennis Tournament
October 26-28, 2012
Midland Community Tennis Center
Midland, Michigan

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Tournament Contact Information

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


Facility Information

Midland Community Tennis Center

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

On-line Map: http://www.midlandtennis.com/pages/index.cfm?action=mapit&clubid=120004


Tournament Schedule

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GLIAC Women’s Tennis Coach’s Meeting:
Friday, October 26 – 5:15 p.m. Midland Community Tennis Center (Tournament Info.)

Tournament Match Schedule:

Round One – GLIAC Women’s Tennis Championship:
Friday, October 22 – 6:45 p.m.  (Warm-up 6:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m. If courts are available)

Round Two – GLIAC Women’s Tennis Championship:
Saturday, October 23 – 3:45 p.m. (Warm-up 3:00 p.m.)

Round Three – GLIAC Women’s Tennis Championship:
Sunday, October 24 - 8:30 a.m.  (Warm-up 7:30 a.m.)


Tournament Format

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

The first round of the tournament will start at 6:45 p.m. on Friday (Oct. 26), with warm-up on courts beginning at 6:00 p.m.

The second round of the tournament will be played at 3:45 p.m. on Saturday (Oct. 27) afternoon.

The final round of the tournament will start at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday (Oct. 28), with warm-up on courts beginning at 8:30 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, Oct. 22– 6:45 p.m.

Order of Play: 1, 2, 3, 5, 4, 6 

Match 1:  #1 Northwood vs. #8 Ohio Dominican

Match 2:  #4 Ashland vs. #5 Ferris State

Match 3:  #2 Wayne State vs. #7 Saginaw Valley State

Match 4:  #3 Grand Valley State vs. #6 Hillsdale


Second Round - Saturday, Oct. 23 – 3:45 p.m. 

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

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, Oct. 24 - 9:30 a.m.

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

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

Jennifer Brantsen (jennifer.brantsen@gmail.com) 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 – 5:00 pm

Saturday – 2:30 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 Women’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.