Today the American Athletic Conference Tennis Championships 2017 will begin at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida! The AAC is an collegiate atheltic conference, which consist of colleges that are mostly located in urban metropolitan areas in the Northeastern, Midwestern, Western, and Southern regions of the USA.
In this year’s tennis championships, these eleven prestigious institutions will compete for the title: University of Central Florida, University of Cincinnati, University of Connecticut, East Carolina University, University of Houston, University of Memphis, University of South Florida, Southern Methodist University, Temple University, Tulane University and the University of Tulsa.
The teams already have played for the top seed positions during the season and now have to play in the final tournament to become the conference champion. However, the college squads won’t only fight for the well-respected conference title, but the winners will also get a ticket to the NCAA championships! So, a lot is on the line for all competitors!
Play starts today at 9 AM local time with the women’s tournament, as the University of South Florida will face Temple University. A few hours later, East Carolina University will play against the University of Conneticut, and the University of Central Florida and the University of Houston will battle each other; both matches will start at 12 PM local time. The men’s tournament will start tomorrow at 9 AM local time, when East Carolina University will face the University of Conneticut.