HPU men’s tennis named No. 3 seed in NCAA DII Tournament

HPU men’s tennis named No. 3 seed in NCAA DII Tournament
Courtesy: HPU Athletics

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaii Pacific University men’s tennis team was selected as the No. 3 seed in the 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Tennis Championship today and will take on No. 14 Southern New Hampshire next week in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

With a win, the Sharks would take on the winner of No. 6 Southwest Baptist/No. 11 Concordia (N.Y.) in the quarterfinals.

On the other side of the bracket, No. 4 Hawaii Hilo (13-4) will take on No. 13 Bluefield State (15-9).

The Sharks, in their 17th NCAA Division II Tournament, are making their 17th appearance in the Sweet 16. HPU returned to the tournament in 2019 after missing the NCAAs in 2018, snapping a streak of 11 straight tournaments.

HPU’s match is set for Tuesday, May 14th at 10 a.m. HT.

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