Kansas City, MO - The NAIA National Office announced the 2017 NAIA Men's Tennis Nationals qualifiers on Monday May 8 and the released the brackets for the tournament on May 9 and the MGA Men's Tennis Team was one of the 24 teams selected for this year's tournament to be held in Mobile, AL on May 16-20. The Knights were ranked #16 in the final polls that were released by the NAIA on May 7 and have drawn the first round match against #17 Tennessee Wesleyan on Tuesday May 16 at 9:30 AM Eastern. The winner of that match will face the #1 seed Georgia Gwinnett Grizzlies on Wednesday morning at 10:00 AM Eastern.
The Knights are 9-8 on the season and finished 4th in the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) and were one of 4 SSAC teams to receive an invitation to the National Tournament after missing the tournament by one spot last year.
The entire bracket can be viewed here.