BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – The UNC Asheville women’s tennis team is seeded seventh in this week’s Big South Conference championship that will begin today at Gardner-Webb University.


The Bulldogs begin play in the tournament this morning at 10 a.m. when they take on Presbyterian College in a first-round match. The winner of this morning’s match advances to the semifinals to face second-seeded Winthrop on Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.


Asheville has enjoyed its second straight winning season in 2014 with an 11-9 record.  The Bulldogs downed PC last week in Asheville, 7-0.


Big South Women's Tennis Championship Bracket


Monday, April 14 - First Round
Match 1: No. 7 UNC Asheville vs. No. 10 Presbyterian College, 10:00am ET
Match 2: No. 8 Gardner-Webb vs. No. 9 Longwood, 10:00am ET

Tuesday, April 15 - Quarterfinals
Match 3: No. 1 Charleston Southern vs. Winner Match 2, 11:30am ET
Match 4: No. 4 Campbell vs. No. 5 Coastal Carolina, 11:30am ET
Match 5: No. 2 Winthrop vs. Winner Match 1, 2:30pm ET
Match 6: No. 3 Liberty vs. No. 6 Radford, 2:30pm ET

Wednesday, April 16 - Semifinals
Match 7: Winner Match 3 vs. Winner Match 4, 2:30pm ET
Match 8: Winner Match 5 vs. Winner Match 6, 2:30pm ET

Thursday, April 17 - Championship
Match 9: Winner Match 7 vs. Winner Match 8, 2:30pm ET