NEW YORK - The No. 13 seeded Columbia men's tennis team is slated to face the No. 4 seed Georgia in the first round of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship on Friday at 6:30 p.m. EST from the University of Washington's Nordstrom Tennis Center.
The Lions (5-0) jumped to No. 11 in the latest USTA College Tennis Top-25, while the Bulldogs (4-0) held steady at No. 4. The winner of the Columbia/Georgia match will have a second round match against whoever emerges from the No. 12 Baylor and No. 5 Stanford dual.
Columbia and Georgia met in a non-scored team match during the MLK Invitational on Jan. 13. The Lions came away with victories in seven of the 10 singles matches, while Georgia won three of the four doubles bouts.
A full preview of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship will be released tomorrow.